Make Valentine's Day A Family Affair: Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet, and Old Country® Buffet Host Family Night Date Night, February 14

Feb 01, 2013, 18:00 ET from Buffets, Inc.

GREER, S.C., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country® Buffet are known as great places for families, and now they're making sure that's true even on a day that's traditionally just for couples!  That's because this Valentine's Day, Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet® are celebrating with a special Family Night Date Night, a night dedicated to the special bond of the family.  Thursday, February 14, families can celebrate the day of love with special Valentine's Day-inspired desserts, free activity sheets and stickers.  The Valentine's Day Family Night Date Night will be available at all of the company's restaurants from 5 to 8 p.m.


"Our Family Nights are always focused on helping families connect with each other and on having fun," said Jason Abelkop, Chief Marketing Officer for Buffets, Inc. "The Valentine's Day Family Night Date Night is a great way for families to celebrate a special holiday together and at an affordable price."

Family Night Date Night will feature popular kid-friendly menu offerings and special Valentine's Day-themed cupcakes. During Family Night Date Night on February 14 and on every Family Night at the popular buffet restaurants, kids 11 years and younger can eat for just 99 cents. This offer is limited to two kids per adult dinner purchase.

"Many families visit our restaurants for more than just a meal," said Abelkop. "We are proud to offer delicious home-style meals highlighted with memorable experiences for families with our themed nights and activities." 

For more information about the Valentine's Day Family Night Date Night, visit online at, and

About Buffets, Inc.
Buffets, Inc., the nation's largest steak-buffet restaurant company, currently operates 347 restaurants in 35 states, comprised of 337 steak-buffet restaurants and 10 Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse restaurants.  The restaurants are principally operated under the Old Country® Buffet, HomeTown® Buffet and Ryan's® brands. Buffets employs approximately 18,000 team members and serves approximately 100 million customers annually.  For more information, visit

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