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Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.
|Headquarters||Nashville, Tennessee, United States|
|Number of locations||200+|
|Key people||Mike Andres (CEO)|
|Owner(s)||Kelso & Company|
Logan's Roadhouse is a chain of restaurants that was founded in 1991 in Lexington, Kentucky, USA and in 1999 became a wholly owned subsidiary of the publicly held CBRL Group, Inc (which also owns Cracker Barrel). On December 6, 2006, CBRL Group sold Logan's Roadhouse to affiliates of Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co., Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, and Black Canyon Capital LLC for $486 million. In 2010, private equity firm Kelso & Company acquired the company. Its main office is located in Nashville, Tennessee. There are over 210 company operated and 26 franchised Logan's Roadhouse locations throughout 23 states and growing.[year missing]
The chain uses retro style decorations,
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and provides free buckets of peanuts that come at each table, the shells of which customers are allowed to dispose of on the floor. Some of the Logan's establishments have locally decor and artwork. For example, Detroit area Logan's have murals of people wearing Detroit Pistons shirts.
On February 20, 2013, Mike Andres, a former McDonald's vice-president and former CEO of Boston Market, replaced Tom Vogel as CEO.
The chain's menu includes mesquite-grilled steaks, traditional American fare (sandwiches, soup, salads, and seafood), ice-cold longneck beer, homemade yeast rolls, and unlimited buckets of in-shell peanuts.