A group of former franchisees of the Pat & Oscarâ€™s brand in Southern California have rebranded their nine restaurants to a new concept called Oâ€™s American Kitchen.
The move follows the liquidation of the Pat & Oscarâ€™s franchising company, which filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy in September 2011, closing the three remaining corporate locations.
At the time, 11 franchise locations remained open. However, four of the brandâ€™s franchise operators have banded together to rework their restaurants into Oâ€™s American Kitchen, featuring a similar but upgraded menu of pastas and pizzas, as well as more ethnic flavors and the breadsticks Pat & Oscarâ€™s was known for. Read more.