Tennessee Steak ‘n Shake Hit With Racism Allegations

September 22, 2015

Four African-Americans left the restaurant after 25 minutes of being ignored by staff.

A restaurant in Mount Julie, Tenn., is facing some backlash after consumers alleged they were targets of discrimination. According to News Channel 9, Richard Lindsley and his three co-workers went into their local Steak ‘n Shake during their lunch break and felt they were treated unfairly due to the fact that they were African-American. Lindsley says they sat at the restaurant for 25 minutes while the waitstaff and management completely ignored them.

Lindsley also claims he and his friends were not the only black table being ignored. He…