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|Seating||70–95 (inside), 12–20 (outside)||120–164, none outside typically|
|Staff||5–9 per shift||10–15 per shift|
|Construction||50–60 days||90–110 days|
|Hours of Op.||7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (varies by location)||24 hours daily|
In keeping with the trend toward smaller, more efficient and flexible fast-casual restaurants, Denny's Café combines contemporary interior design and precise equipment placement to leverage the traditional Denny's brand.
CPK, Dickey's Barbeque, DineEquity, LongHorn Steak House, O'Charley's, Pizza Inn, Saladworks, Smashburger and Yogurt Mountain are among the chains featured in this week's roundup.