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Sep 24, 2014, 15:00 ET

Maggiano's 'Lighter Take' On Classic, Italian Dishes Keeps The Portion & Flavor

Lemon zest instead of lemon butter? Pan sauteed chicken instead of fried? Fresh, hand-cut fettuccine that uses less oil? These are just a few of...

Jul 18, 2014, 13:31 ET

One of America's Next Great Restaurant Brands Brings 150 Jobs and New 'Lighter Take' Menu to Vernon Hills, Ill.

 Touted in 2014 by Entrepreneur as "one of the next great restaurant brands," Maggiano's Little Italy® is bringing the authentic,...

Jun 05, 2014, 11:00 ET

One of America's Next Great Restaurant Brands Brings 150 Jobs and New 'Lighter Take' Menu to Columbia, Md.

 Touted in 2014 by Entrepreneur as "one of the next great restaurant brands," Maggiano's Little Italy® is bringing the authentic,...

Oct 09, 2013, 11:00 ET

Maggiano's Drops Anchor in Annapolis Bringing 165 Jobs to "America's Sailing Capital"

Just in time for National Pasta Month this October, Maggiano's Little Italy® is bringing the authentic, Italian-American menu, generous family...

Apr 29, 2013, 09:00 ET

Maggiano's Annual "Eat-A-Dish for Make-A-Wish®"Celebrates 10 Years of Making More Than 400 Wishes Come True

Quinn, a 10-year-old girl with polycystic kidney disease, wished to go on a cruise and when the Maggiano's Little Italy® restaurant at...

Mar 07, 2013, 11:00 ET
Maggiano's brings back old school charm with new "Handcrafted Classic Cocktails," such as (from left to right): Mulo Romano, The Sicilian, Aviation, Manhattan and Negroni.

Maggiano's Brings Back Old School Charm With New Cocktail Menu

Maggiano's Little Italy® is taking the brand's authentic Italian-American essence beyond the kitchen and into the bar with an...

Jan 03, 2013, 15:00 ET

Ring In The New Year With Maggiano's Wedded Bliss List Contest

With the new year comes diamonds, proposals and Maggiano's Little Italy® "Bliss List" contest, perfect for those dreaming and planning for...

Oct 18, 2012, 08:00 ET

Maggiano's Introduces National 'On the House' Pasta Day to Thank Guests for Supporting "Buy One, Take One, Give One" in October

 Maggiano's Little Italy® is thanking guests for supporting this month's "Buy One, Take One, Give One" offer by expanding the brand's...

Oct 08, 2012, 08:00 ET

Maggiano's Celebrates Six Million Classic Pastas Given Away With New "Buy One, Take One, Give One" Offer

This October, Maggiano's Little Italy® invites guests to bring the generous Italian-American dining experience the brand is known for to the...

Sep 17, 2012, 11:00 ET

Maggiano's Has Guests Fall-ing In Love With Harvest-Inspired Dishes

This time of year, from Italy to California, winegrowers, connoisseurs and enthusiasts celebrate the annual harvest of wine grapes. Embracing...

Jul 31, 2012, 14:00 ET

Giving Back Has Never Tasted So Good As Maggiano's Raises $700,000 For Make-A-Wish®

Whether enjoying a special chef feature, listening to the exclusive "The Wish List" CD or "liking" the brand on Facebook, guests of Maggiano's...

Apr 26, 2012, 11:00 ET

Maggiano's Invites Guests To 'Eat, Drink, Listen And Like' For A Cause

 Continuing the long-standing tradition of giving back to local communities, Maggiano's Little Italy® today kicks off the ninth annual...

Jan 11, 2012, 11:00 ET

Engaged To Be Married? Say 'I Do' To Maggiano's Bliss List Contest

   New Year's Eve proposals and upcoming Valentine's Day engagements will have wedding bells ringing soon for couples across...

Dec 05, 2011, 12:00 ET

Maggiano's Perfects Stocking Stuffers With Bonus Gift Cards, Food & Wine Magazine, Frank Sinatra's 'Best of the Best' CD and More

Maggiano's Little Italy® is making it easier this holiday season for guests to enjoy their authentic Italian-American favorites...

Nov 16, 2011, 12:00 ET

Maggiano's Little Italy® Expands Beverage Menu, Adds Premium Happy Hour Featuring $3-$6 Offerings from 3-6 p.m.

Maggiano's Little Italy® is introducing a new beverage menu, giving guests more options and better value than ever before. With premium...

Jul 21, 2011, 15:00 ET

Making Wishes Come True for the Eighth Year, Maggiano's Little Italy® Raises $750,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation®

A passion for giving back combined with chef-created, made-from-scratch Italian-American food inspired the "Eat-A-Dish for Make-A-Wish®"...

May 05, 2011, 11:30 ET

Eat at Maggiano's Little Italy® Today, Grant a Wish Tomorrow

The eighth annual Maggiano's Little Italy® "Eat-A-Dish for Make-A-Wish®" campaign begins today in restaurants nationwide. The program...

Jul 12, 2010, 11:00 ET

Maggiano's Little Italy(R) Helps Make Wishes Come True by Raising $500,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R)

Maggiano's Little Italy announced today it raised more than $500,000 to help grant the wishes of more than 65 children during its seventh annual...

May 18, 2010, 16:00 ET

Wishes Set Sail at Brinker International

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT), parent company of Maggiano's Little Italy® will host a send-off party for a Make-A-Wish...

Apr 27, 2010, 16:00 ET

Maggiano's Little Italy(R) Invites You to Drink, Salute and Win!

The arrival of a new exclusive signature wine, Salute Amico has Maggiano's Little Italy® guests raising glasses and making a toast to...