Texas Steakhouse & Saloon is a chain of more than 30 restaurants with locations in North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. Its dinner and lunch menu includes a variety of starters, salads, soups, beverages and side dishes. The chain s restaurants also serve desserts, including brownies, cookies and ice cream. Additionally, the restaurants serve special meals for children that include cheeseburgers, chicken tenders, noodles and hot dogs. Its entrees are served with french fries, tortilla chips, fruit and soft drinks. Texas Steakhouse & Saloon, with a location in New Bern, N.C., is owned and operated by Boddie-Noell Enterprises, a diversified company with retail restaurant operations and interests in property and land development. The company has more than 11,000 employees in over 50 retail food outlets.