What happened to Quaker Steak and Lube?

Travel Centers of America (TCA) said it has agreed to sell its 41-unit Quaker Steak & Lube casual-dining chain to an unidentified buyer for about $5 million. The truck stop operator said the chain and its other full-service restaurants had dragged down revenues beyond its fuel pumps during 2020.

Why is Quaker Steak and Lube called that?

Originally a “cook-your-own-steak” establishment, Quaker Steak’s signature dish is now its chicken wings and the variety of sauces used to season them. The name is a play on that of the motor oil product Quaker State.

How many states have Quaker Steak and Lube?

Over 50 locations throughout the United States, “The Lube®” is still rescuing muscle cars, vintage cars, trucks and a vast selection of custom and antique motorcycles, giving them good homes hanging from the walls and ceilings in each restaurant.

What do you get at Quaker Steak and Lube?


  • Buffalo Chicken Sandwich 790-960 cal.
  • GTO Gyro 980 cal.
  • Jacked-Up Blt 1660 cal.
  • Chicken Club 1000-1100 cal.
  • Chicken Sandwich 760-860 cal.
  • HOUSE PULLED PORK SANDWICH (1020 – 1360 cal.)
  • Pub-Style Fish Sandwich 1120 cal.
  • CHEESESTEAK MELT (1050 cal.)

Who are the owners of Quaker Steak and Lube?

Quaker Steak & Lube

Founder George “Jig” Warren III, Gary “Moe” Meszaros
Headquarters Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
Number of locations 42
Area served North America
Parent JDK Management

Who bought Quaker Steak and Lube?

TravelCenters of America
TA acquired Quaker Steak & Lube in 2016. It since led a brand refresh that included a new Quaker Steak & Lube Express walk-up concept and the addition of a corporate chef. In May 2020, TA announced a companywide reorganization to boost operational efficiency and profitability. TravelCenters of America is No.

Who owns Quaker State Lube?

Quaker State is an American brand of motor oil produced by Shell Oil Company, the US-based division of Shell plc since 2002, when Shell Oil Co. acquired Pennzoil-Quaker State Co. for $1.8 billion in cash and $1.1 billion in debt.

Does Quaker Steak and Lube still have all you can eat wings?

End Of An Era: Quaker Steak And Lube Discontinues All You Can Eat Wings. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It’s an end to an era as restaurant Quaker Steak and Lube says they are discontinuing their all you can eat wing night.

How much did Quaker Steak and Lube sell for?

In April 2016, TA completed its acquisition of certain assets of Quaker Steak & Lube for approximately $25 million, not including working capital adjustments, inventory and other closing costs, as Convenience Store News previously reported.

Is Buckeye BBQ hot?

“As the name suggests, it is an Ohio sauce, which means it is seriously sweet, but also seriously hot.” – Ann Heller, Dayton Daily News….Additional information.

Weight 1.7 lbs
Scoville Heat Rating 5,000

Where did Quaker Steak and Lube originate?

Sharon, PA
Quaker Steak & Lube/Place founded

Did Quaker State oil go out of business?

The former Quaker State Oil Refining Company had been constituted in 1924 after the Eastern Refining Co….Quaker State.

Formerly Quaker State Oil Refining Company (1924–1931) Quaker State Corp. (1931–1990) Quaker State Oil Refining Corp. (1990–1998) Pennzoil-Quaker State (1998–2002)
Website quakerstate.com