We hardly recognize Hooters these days. First the breastaurant chain gets a major redesign, and now it's overhauling its iconic logo.
For reference, here's the old logo:
And here's the new one:
The update is the first change made to Hooters' famous logo in 30 years. In a press release, Hooters' chief marketing officer Dave Henninger said that the company has tested the logo with focus groups and found that "it was preferred 9 to 1 over our original logo."
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<a href="http://www.hooters.com/home.aspx" target="_hplink">Hooters</a> opened in 1983 and has grown to more than 460 locations across 44 states. Chicken wings are the restaurant's specialty, but the menu also includes hamburgers, sandwiches, steaks and seafood entrees.
Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery
<a href="http://www.tiltedkilt.com/" target="_hplink">The Tilted Kilt</a>, a Celtic-themed sports bar chain founded in 2003, has 65 locations across the country. Waitresses are decked out in "mini-kilts" and push-up bras, and it's tagline is, "A cold beer never looked so good."
Mugs 'N Jugs
<a href="http://store6.geomerx.com/mugsnjugs/" target="_hplink">Mugs 'N Jugs</a> has two Florida locations and serves sports bar fare like wings, burgers and sandwiches.
<a href="http://www.twinpeaksrestaurant.com/" target="_hplink">Twin Peaks</a> is a chain based in Texas, with 24 locations in 10 states. The "ultimate man cave" is attended by the Twin Peaks girls, whose serve up patrons in skimpy outfits. The menu includes dishes like pulled pork BBQ nachos, homestyle meatloaf and buffalo wings.
Seattle-based <a href="http://www.cowgirlsespresso.com/" target="_hplink">Cowgirl Espresso</a> is a coffee kiosk manned by baristas in barely-there ensembles. Costumes change depending on the day's theme; there's Military Mondays, Cowgirl Tuesdays, Bikini Wednesdays, School Girl Thursdays and Fantasy Fridays.
<a href="http://www.showmes.com/" target="_hplink">Show-Me's</a> 16 locations in Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri and Kentucky serves up classic sports bar dishes with the tagline, "Show-Me's, when you have an appetite for fun."
Bone Daddy's House of Smoke
<a href="http://www.bonedaddys.com/" target="_hplink">Bone Daddy's House of Smoke</a> is a BBQ joint with five Texas locations. Its website breaks down its appeal: "BBQ, BEER AND DADDY'S GIRLS."
Shorty's Bar and Grill
<a href="http://www.shortysbarandgrill.com/" target="_hplink">Shorty's Bar and Grill</a> describes itself as a family-friendly restaurant, but its waitresses -- the Shorty Girls -- always serve up fare wearing country-ified getups. Its website describes them as being of a "country girl-next door type." The place's "Big A$$" burger holds a hallowed place on the menu.
We first introduced you to <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Man-Cave-Restaurants/172065822900074?sk=wall&filter=12" target="_hplink">Man Cave</a> earlier this year, a Norman, Oklahoma eatery that's <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/12/man-cave-breastaurant_n_1339043.html" target="_hplink">exactly what it sounds like</a>. Wings and pizza are menu mainstays.