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This is a list of the best high end restaurant chains. While you may usually choose inexpensive restaurants for your normal lunches and dinners out, every once in a while, it’s nice to treat yourself and your family to a fancy meal. If you’re celebrating a birthday or promotion, a top-grade restaurant is the best way to commemorate. When you’re trying to impress an important client, a high-end chain restaurant is a good way to illustrate how important their business is to you. Maybe you just want to treat yourself after a long, stressful week with a well-made cocktail and steak dinner. No matter the reason, first-class restaurants are the perfect method to show off and enjoy yourself.

The fine dining chain restaurants on this list make high-quality food in an atmosphere that’s sure to impress potential business partners, family members, and friends. Restaurants like Ruth’s Chris Steak House and The Melting Pot offer ambiance perfect for a romantic dinner, whether you’re on a first date or celebrating a 20th anniversary.

If you’ve been wondering, “What are the best high end chain restaurants?” this list has the top choices. The restaurants on this list are known for their upscale feel, top notch food, and amazing cocktails for any type of meal.

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Morton's The Steakhouse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Morton's Steakhouse Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places

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160 82
Capital Grille Holdings Inc is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
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174 100
Bonefish Grill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Bonefish Grill Restaurant

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221 163
P. F. Chang's China Bistro is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
P. F. Chang's China Bistro Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places

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121 62
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & W... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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133 87
McCormick & Schmick's is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
McCormick & Schmick's Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places, Catering

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144 99
Benihana is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Benihana Restaurant

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214 191
Outback Steakhouse is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Outback Steakhouse Restaurant

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148 101
The Melting Pot is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
The Melting Pot Restaurant

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95 79
Houston's Restaurants, Inc is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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70 63
Smith Wollensky Restaurant Gro... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
jschro1861 added Smith Wollensky Restaurant Group Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places

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132 127
Carrabba's Italian Grill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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28 3
Kings Dining & Entertainme... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Rob Morris added Kings Dining & Entertainment

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182 185
Red Lobster is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Red Lobster Restaurant

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189 228
Olive Garden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Olive Garden Restaurant

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85 111
T.G.I. Friday's is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
slaft added T.G.I. Friday's Restaurant

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86 94
Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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101 123
Rainforest Cafe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Rainforest Cafe Restaurant

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107 133
Hard Rock Cafe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Hard Rock Cafe Restaurant, Hotel, Casino

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95 101
Buca di Beppo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Buca di Beppo Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places

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106 118
Romano's Macaroni Grill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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35 41
Legal Sea Foods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
liplip added Legal Sea Foods

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94 144
Ruby Tuesday is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Ruby Tuesday Restaurant

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54 72
BJ's Restaurants, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
BJ's Restaurants, Inc. Eating and Drinking Places, Alcoholic beverage

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38 64
Grand Lux Cafe LLC is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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49 67
Bertucci's is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Bertucci's Restaurant

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53 71
Houlihan's is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
NickMerchant added Houlihan's Restaurant

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58 84
On the Border Mexican Grill & ... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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50 72
House of Blues is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains

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8 11
Seasons 52 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Richard Courtney added Seasons 52 Restaurant

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48 78
Tony Roma's is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Tony Roma's Restaurant

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48 93
Planet Hollywood is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Planet Hollywood Restaurant

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35 59
Claim Jumper is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Claim Jumper Restaurant

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49 83
Bennigan's is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Bennigan's Restaurant

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30 58
Trader Vic's is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
Trader Vic's Restaurant

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7 38
Anthony's Homeport is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best High-End Restaurant Chains
maura-quast added Anthony's Homeport