Chain Restaurants by HightB

Champion(s):

BarkerC
"We fight for better days."


Runner(s)-Up:

PeskinK


Quiz Description

Not necessarily the best, not always the worst, sometimes it's just there off the freeway or it can seat a group. So put on your best pieces of flair on your server's vest and take a shot at these questions about chain restaurants.

Full Results:

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1 BarkerC 503 99 15
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2 PeskinK 487 98 15
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3 UllspergerA 384 96 15
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4 Neil 381 94 15
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4 Matto 381 94 15
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6 Ethan 359 92 00
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7 RussB 357 91 15
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8 SpoeriJ 352 90 00
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9 MarcotteM 350 88 15
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10 KaufmanK 335 87 00
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11 QuintongJ 330 86 15
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12 LuskT 312 84 15
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13 SheikoS 309 83 00
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14 RichmondJ 305 82 15
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15 WeikleB 304 80 15
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16 shesinsane 303 79 15
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17 PalmiterA 297 78 15
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18 CoenM 294 76 00
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19 BruceM 290 75 00
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20 JungmanN 288 74 00
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21 Makdeezy 283 72 15
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22 LaskerJ 282 71 15
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23 thorsleyd 277 70 00
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24 GrahamJ 276 68 00
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25 DaviesML 275 67 00
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26 FischerB 273 65 00
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28 HessJa 272 63 15
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29 SorensonG 269 62 00
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30 RickEmpty 268 60 00
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31 BeningoS 267 58 00
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31 PerryS 267 58 15
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33 GriffinN 265 56 15
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34 SegalP 264 55 00
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35 GambinoG 262 54 15
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36 AdelmanM 260 52 00
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39 RobinJRichards 252 48 15
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40 quarterrican 247 47 15
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41 chc 238 46 00
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42 WhitmireS 237 44 00
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43 MatthewsP 236 43 00
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44 GiaquintoM 233 42 15
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45 PotatoD 230 40 00
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46 BurgerM 224 39 15
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47 BanksL 223 38 00
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48 SochackiA 221 36 15
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49 GoodmanDL 218 35 15
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50 HulkaE 216 34 00
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Questions:

Viewers of Talladega Nights might remember Ricky Bobby and his family being thrown out of this national chain restaurant, as well as a scene where an ad for this chain is shown in the middle of a slow motion wreck.

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APPLEBEE'S

An April 2012 episode of Mad Men found Don and Megan visiting a motor lodge named after this restaurant chain, known at the time for orange roofs and 28 flavors of ice cream. The motel chain still exists, but only one orange roof restaurant remains, located in Lake George, NY.

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HOWARD JOHNSON'S

Catching the first touchdown pass in Super Bowl history is notable enough, but this former Packers receiver makes this quiz for his role as a co-founder of the Chi-Chi’s restaurant chain.

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Max MC GEE

An administrator at FEMA created an informal index based on the operating conditions of this restaurant chain, due in part to their high number of locations in areas of the U.S. that are subject to hurricanes and tornadoes and due to their high-level planning, which often allows them to offer basic menus during emergency situations.

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WAFFLE HOUSE

TV character Michael Scott of Scranton loved “getting a New York slice” at this chain, which went through a quick bankruptcy in 2014 and moved their headquarters from Long Island to Ohio.

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SBARRO

Currently a primary sponsor of the Grand Ole Opry, this Tennessee-based chain sells assorted items in their “country stores” in addition to selling home-style meals.

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CRACKER BARREL

Product sourcing issues have produced a shortage of this menu item in Chipotle restaurants in various regions of the U.S.

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CARNITAS/PORK

This chain of “Family Casual” restaurants briefly had a recent moment in the national spotlight thanks to a 1991 internal promotional video that went viral earlier this year. This video featured patriotic imagery and extraordinary usage of the words “freedom” and “choices” as part of the backing vocals.

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SIZZLER

A September 2014 presentation by the Starboard Group was aimed at shaking up the board of the Darden Group, which included a 290+ slide deck presentation criticizing to-go packaging and breadstick policies at this flagship Darden Group restaurant.

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OLIVE GARDEN

In 1927, this Washington, D.C. businessman added food items to his A&W stand franchise, creating the first “Hot Shoppe”. His son, (BLANK), Jr. would diversify the family business by opening a motor lodge in 1957 and turning the family company into a leader in the global hospitality industry. Name this businessman.

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J. Willard "Bill" MARRIOTT

The fictitious Paunch Burger chain was part of several plotlines in this recently concluded NBC sitcom.

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PARKS AND RECREATION

This musician has been able to work two of his hit songs into chain restaurant names, one from a 1977 hit, the other from a 1978 single. Both were repackaged as "Songs You Know By Heart".

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Jimmy BUFFETT