Howard Johnson's, All-Star Cafe, and 13 Other Chains That Failed
For every immensely successful restaurant chain, like Applebee’s or T.G.I. Friday’s, there are the ones that didn’t make it. For one reason or another, plenty of once-major restaurant chains fall off the face of the earth, never to be heard from again. Here are 15 chains that, for one reason or another, have largely gone the way of the dodo.