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Attack of the killer chains

P F Chang'sPardon me if I seem dense, but I’m still having a hard time figuring out just why so many people are willingly lining up for a wait of two to three hours to dine at the two hottest new spots in suburbia – P. F. Chang’s and The Cheesecake Factory.

We’ve checked them both out now – Chang’s twice – and while I’ll grant that they’re both well designed, staffed with competent people and serving food that ranks well above the median for corporate chain fare, still … three hours? Give me a break!
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Earlier reviews of restaurants in the Hurstbourne Lane area (and points east)

The links below go to our older restaurant reviews:

Alley Cat Cafe
Bonefish Grill
Bootleg Bar-B-Q
Buca di Beppo
Carrabba’s Italian Grill
Double Dragon Buffet
Erika’s German Restaurant
Ernesto’s Mexican
Ferd Grisanti’s
India Palace
Joe’s OK Bayou
Jumbo Buffet & Grill
King Buffet
Limestone
Lone Star Steakhouse
Mark’s Feed Store
The Melting Pot
Oriental Express
Panera Bread
Sala Thai
Sapporo Japanese Steakhouse
Sesame Chinese
Shalimar Indian Restaurant
Shogun Japanese Steakhouse
Sichuan Garden
Z’s Oyster Bar & Steakhouse