Howard Johnson’s, Beefsteak Charlie’s, and 8 Other Restaurant Chains We Wish Would Come Back from Howard Johnson’s, Beefsteak Charlie’s, and 8 Other Restaurant Chains We Wish Would Come Back

Howard Johnson’s, Beefsteak Charlie’s, and 8 Other Restaurant Chains We Wish Would Come Back

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Howard Johnson’s, Beefsteak Charlie’s, and 8 Other Restaurant Chains We Wish Would Come Back

It’s never a fun experience when a restaurant we love closes down. Favorite restaurants can feel like extensions of our own homes, and when they go away it can be surprising how much it affects us. When these chain restaurants shuttered for good, it most likely left a lot of people saddened, and we’d love it if they came back.