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Ruby Tuesday

July 16, 2017

Franchise Finds Home On Islands

Before bringing Ruby Tuesday to Hawaii, Rick Nakashima toured various locations of the restaurant — which offers casual American fare — and he loved it. “I really love the food, and the atmosphere is fun,” he explains. So, Nakashima and his business partner opened the first local Ruby Tuesday in 2004. Now, there are four…

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June 18, 2017

Worldwide franchise finds roots in Hawaii

If you’ve ever visited a Ruby Tuesday on the mainland, you’ve probably noticed something a little different about its locations here in Hawaii. All five Ruby Tuesday Hawaii restaurants display oil paintings and china plates, standard décor at more than 540 locations worldwide. However, the décor at the Hawaii locales also include beautifully framed LPs,…

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May 14, 2017

Ruby Tuesday

LET’S TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS WEEK’S HOUSE SPECIAL: California Primavera Pasta ($16.29) with Grilled Shrimp (additional $5), Endless Garden Bar Salad ($6.99 with any meal, $14.78 a la carte) and Mai Tai ($7) When you think, of “American casual dining,” a few places instantly come to mind. Sure to make that list is…

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