The Long John Silvers¬¬ Inc. is a fast food restaurant based in the United States of America. The brand name is borrowed from one of the main characters in the novel Treasure Island .The Company was a former division of Yum! Brands Inc. which bought it from Yorkshire Global Restaurants which had earlier acquired it after it went bankrupt. Its first restaurant was opened in the year 1969 located in Lexington in Kentucky. It is a private company and a subsidiary of the LJS Partners. Long John Silvers headquarters are in Lexington, Kentucky and it specializes in offering seafood as the main dish with other side dishes as French fries corn and coleslaw to its customers.