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BUFFETS, INC. ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT

 BUFFETS, INC. ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT
 EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Roe H. Hatlen, founder,


chairman and CEO of Buffets, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOCB), announced today that Joseph A. Conti, Sr., executive vice president of operations, has been promoted to president and chief operating officer of the company.
 Conti, 46, who joined Buffets, Inc. in August of 1989 as a regional director, was promoted to vice president of operations in November 1990 and became responsible for all restaurant operations in July of 1991. In addition to his current duties, Conti will assume responsibility for purchasing, marketing, franchise relations and joint venture partnerships.
 Hatlen, who previously has served as president in addition to his duties as chairman and CEO, stated that Conti will be an outstanding president. He is an extremely capable hands-on restaurant operator who has a feel and a sense of the business that cannot be taught. Under Conti's leadership, the company's Old Country Buffet restaurants which now number 120, have achieved outstanding results and dramatic growth in a very competitive restaurant environment.
 Prior to joining Buffets, Inc., Conti was a regional vice president for VICORP, Inc., a publicly owned restaurant chain which operates over 400 Village Inns and Bakers Square restaurants. During his VICORP tenure he held multiple positions beginning as a restaurant general manager.
 Conti is married to Sonia, his wife of 27 years, and has three grown children.
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 /CONTACT: Roe H. Hatlen, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Buffets, Inc., 612-942-9760/
 (BOCB) CO: Buffets, Inc. ST: Minnesota IN: LEI SU: PER


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