Restaurants poised for a busy St. Patrick’s Day

More than 25% of Americans to celebrate by going out to bars or restaurants

Move over Valentine’s Day. St. Patrick’s Day is turning into a major holiday for restaurants and bars.

More than a quarter of Americans plan to visit a restaurant or bar on March 17, according to a National Restaurant Association study released Wednesday.

“Restaurants and bars that offer St. Patrick’s staples like green-colored beer and Irish stew are likely to be very busy next Thursday, as a significant number of consumers indicate they will seek out lo

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