Chili's� Grill & Bar is a leading casual dining restaurant chain with a fun and energetic atmosphere where family and friends can gather over a delicious meal. Chili's serves guests in more than 1,500 restaurants in all 50 states in the United States and across the world in 32 countries and two territories. Chili's Grill & Bar opened its first restaurant in 1975 in Dallas, Texas. Created as a hamburger restaurant/chili house with a uniquely Southwestern American flair, Chili's served homemade-quality food, draft beer and frozen drinks in a casual atmosphere. The menu was as simple as the food was outstanding, with items like the Oldtimer� (a � lb. hamburger topped with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, onions and mustard) and a "bowl of red" - Texas-style chili.