Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Note 3 - Mitchell's Restaurants (Details Textual)

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Note 3 - Mitchell's Restaurants (Details Textual)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Dec. 25, 2016
USD ($)
Sep. 25, 2016
USD ($)
Jun. 26, 2016
USD ($)
Mar. 27, 2016
USD ($)
Dec. 27, 2015
USD ($)
Sep. 27, 2015
USD ($)
Jun. 28, 2015
USD ($)
Mar. 29, 2015
USD ($)
Dec. 28, 2014
USD ($)
Sep. 28, 2014
USD ($)
Dec. 25, 2016
USD ($)
Dec. 27, 2015
USD ($)
Dec. 28, 2014
USD ($)
Jan. 21, 2015
Nov. 30, 2014
USD ($)
General and Administrative Expense                     $ 31,488 $ 30,242 $ 24,311    
Lease Obligations Guaranteed $ 35,300                   35,300        
Interest Expense $ 355 $ 333 $ 253 $ 213 $ 202 $ 188 $ 174 $ 226     1,154 790 1,159    
Mitchells Restaurants [Member]                              
Number of Restaurants                           21  
Asset Impairment Charges                     15,295    
Disposal Group, Including Discontinued Operation, Consideration                             $ 10,000
Discontinued Operation, Gain (Loss) From Disposal Of Discontinued Operation, Pending Sale, Before Income Tax                     $ (1,825)    
General and Administrative Expense                       0      
Interest Expense                       $ 0      
Mitchell's Fish Market and Cameron's Steakhouse [Member]                              
Impairment of Long-Lived Assets to be Disposed of                   $ 8,000          
Mitchells Restaurants [Member]                              
Asset Impairment Charges                   15,300          
Discontinued Operation, Gain (Loss) From Disposal Of Discontinued Operation, Pending Sale, Before Income Tax                 $ (1,800)            
Mitchells Restaurants [Member] | Trademarks [Member]                              
Impairment of Intangible Assets, Indefinite-lived (Excluding Goodwill)                   $ 7,300          
Mitchells Fish Market [Member] | Company-owned Fish Market Restaurants [Member]                              
Number of Restaurants                 18       18    
Camerons Mitchell Steak house [Member] | Company-owned Steakhouse Restaurants [Member]                              
Number of Restaurants                 3       3