These American Restaurants Are Failing to Attract Customers

2. Ovation Brands

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A father and daughter eat at Old Country Buffet. | Source: Old Country Buffet Facebook

The owner of Hometown Buffet, Old Country Buffet, and other all-you-can-eat restaurants has declared bankruptcy three times in the last nine years. It also had to pay a Nebraska man more than $11 million when he got salmonella poisoning at a buffet location.

Between the lawsuit and the poor strategy of selling a lot of food for little money, Ovation Brands recognizes it’s in trouble. They face a more recent lawsuit from former employees who allege that Ovation gave no advance notice before closing many locations and eliminating their jobs.

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