August 27, 2008

O’Charley’s Inc. To Present at Investor Conference

O'Charley's Inc. (NASDAQ/NM: CHUX), a leading casual-dining restaurant company, today announced that the Company will be presenting to the investment community at the Morgan Keegan 2008 Equity Conference at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. Greg Burns, chairman and chief executive officer of O'Charley's Inc., and Larry Hyatt, chief financial officer, will represent the Company.

The Company's presentation will take place on Thursday, September 4, 2008, at 2:00 pm CT. The live simulcast of O'Charley's presentation will be available online at the Company's web site, and at The online replay will be available shortly after the live presentation and will continue for 30 days.

About O'Charley's Inc.

O'Charley's Inc., headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., is a multi-concept restaurant company that operates or franchises a total of 369 restaurants under three brands: O'Charley's, Ninety Nine Restaurant, and Stoney River Legendary Steaks. The O'Charley's concept includes 243 restaurants in 20 states in the Southeast and Midwest, including 231 company-owned and operated O'Charley's restaurants, and 12 restaurants operated by franchisees and joint venture partners. The menu, with an emphasis on fresh preparation, features several specialty items, such as hand-cut and aged USDA choice steaks, a variety of seafood and chicken, freshly baked yeast rolls, fresh salads with special-recipe salad dressings and signature caramel pie. The company operates Ninety Nine restaurants in 116 locations throughout New England and the Mid-Atlantic states. Ninety Nine has earned a strong reputation as a friendly, comfortable place to gather and enjoy great American food and drink at a terrific price. The menu features a wide selection of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, entrees and desserts. The company operates 10 Stoney River Legendary Steaks restaurants in six states in the Southeast and Midwest. The steakhouse concept appeals to both upscale casual-dining and fine-dining guests by offering high-quality food and attentive customer service typical of high-end steakhouses, but at more moderate prices.