restaurants

Fixing Olive Garden Won't Be Easy

Olive Garden's new leadership is cutting costs and boosting average checks, but it's not a turnaround until customers start coming back.

Chuy's Is No Chipotle or Qdoba

Chuy's reports strong growth sales during the first quarter, but higher food and labor costs take a chunk out the Tex-Mex restaurant chain's profit.

A Tax Break for Going Gluten-Free?

If you are on a restricted diet for a particular disease and have proof that you should be on such a diet, you can treat it as a medical expense.

What Tipping Says About Us

People tip for many reasons, and economists struggle to find method to the madness about giving 20 percent or just 20 cents.