Established in 1960, Hardee s is a casual dining restaurant chain that serves smoked sausage biscuits, burritos and croissants with ham and bacon. It features cheddar fries, potato curls, shakes and Black Angus Thickburger with grilled onions. The restaurant chain also offers a children s menu and beverages and desserts. Hardee s maintains locations in cities throughout the United States, including Genoa, Ohio. It is a part of CKE Restaurants, which operates more than 3,000 franchised, licensed and company-operated restaurants in over 40 states and nearly 13 countries. The restaurant chain also offers online coupons and gift cards of various denominations. Hardee s additionally provides information on the nutritional value of various food items.