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November 7, 2017

Zehnder’s Restaurant Ranked #1 Independent Restaurant in Michigan

FRANKENMUTH, MI – Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth, the 1,500 seat family restaurant located in Frankenmuth, Mich., has been ranked the number one independent restaurant in Michigan, and for the third consecutive year, number two in the country for the number of meals served among US independent restaurants. The Top 100 Independent […]
October 25, 2017

Top 100 Independent Restaurants in the United States

By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth Each year our industry trade publication, Restaurant Business Magazine, publishes a list of the top 100 independent restaurants in the United States. While the primary ranking is based on total sales; other statistics like guest check average, total square footage of your […]
October 24, 2012

Zehnder’s Squashtoberfest Cooking Contest Winners Announced

Squashtoberfest is our autumn celebration in honor of all things squash and pumpkin. Zehnder’s invited all home cooks, aspiring amateur chefs and TV network “Foodies” to enter into the day long, three-event cooking competition with three categories: Savory Dishes, Soup Dishes, Sweet Surprises and Jams, Jellies and Preserves Contest. All […]
October 21, 2015

Zehnder’s Squashtoberfest Chefs Transform Pumpkin and Squash into Culinary Masterpieces

On Tuesday, October 24th, Zehnder’s welcomed talented cooking competitors to Zehnder’s annual Squashtoberfest – a day long, three event cooking competition which brought about delightfully creative pumpkin and squash recipes such as Squash Tacos with Hot Sausage, Herbed Cream of Zucchini Soup and Enchanted Pumpkin Cake.