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Same-store sales rose 10.3% for the quarter as customers return to in-restaurant dining
11 years in, the general manager finds continued success by being a people person
Ten restaurants will offer reservations for white tablecloth meals
While sales remain positive, casual-dining chains are suffering and quick-service brands thriving from The Great Trade Down
Employees benefit as tipping is encouraged