FOX19 - The parent company behind Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba's Italian Grill and Bonefish Grill will close 43 restaurants nationwide.
Bloomin' Brands will shut down "under-performing" locations, the company recently announced.
The company has 1,500 locations. The greater Cincinnati area is home to more than a dozen of the Bloomin' Brands restaurants.
It's not clear which brands or locations will be impacted by the closings. Several reports suggest the closures have already started.
FOX19 NOW will keep you updated when we know whether any local restaurants are affected.