Founded in Auburn, Ala., in 2008, Chicken Salad Chick serves a dozen kinds of chicken salad across four flavor profiles — traditional, spicy, savory and fruity/nutty — as
Silva’s Fresh Eatery + Churrascaria in Santa Ana, Calif., a Brazilian-style steakhouse that opened last year, spans 3,800 square feet and seats 80. We found out how
In this Q&A, Gina Venezia, vice president of construction and development at B.GOOD, discusses the updated design why the chain chose to make some BOH line
Tradd’s, a fine-dining restaurant in Charleston, S.C. opened at the end of 2018 in a freshly renovated space that brought southern tradition and modernity together in one
Saladworks CEO Patrick Sugrue is taking an unconventional approach to nontraditional development by putting Saladwards inside grocery stores, among other innovative
Mighty Quinn's Barbecue has updated its look to better accommodate both flow of service and its catering/takeout business. Check out this Q&A with founder Micha
Fifteen years ago, Slim Chickens opened its doors with a single store in Fayetteville, Ark. In the years since, it’s gradually
San Francisco's KAIYŌ restaurant design blends contemporary decor with natural elements, and art.
Iraklis Karabassis, restaurateur and founder of IK Retail Group in Washington, D.C., has opened his first concept in South Florida, ...
Lake Forest, Calif.-based Del Taco is hungry for growth. This Mexican brand — strong on the West Coast and in the Southwest — is
The purpose of a restaurant is simple: To feed people. But, beyond that, it has to make a good return on investment (ROI) to keep shareholders happy and to help the
Restaurants that can transition from daytime to night can bring in revenue from multiple dayparts.
Nick Reader started out with a love of both food and football (he’s a former chief financial officer for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers), joined forces with his friend Bob
More than a decade ago, a partnership was quietly formed. Vincent Celano, owner of Celano Design Studio in New York City,
Designed by EDG and Axis Architecture, Scroll Bar Waterside
The Innovative Dining Group has expanded its portfolio with a third outpost of ...
Pizza Press is highlighting its old buildings and bringing community alive in others to make each of its restaurants feel local.
Bojangles has more than 700 locations across the Southeastern and mid-Atlantic United States.
In 2008 Michael Dorf, former owner of New York’s iconic Knitting Factory, opened his first City Winery in the Big Apple. This
Formerly CEO of Cosi, president of Long John Silver’s and CMO of Subway, Kevin Armstrong recognizes the benefits that good data can bring to the table,
Recently, Little Caesars opened its ...
What’s a typical day look like for you?
CB: A typical day
Restaurants are finding great new ways to enhance the guest experience using technology. For some, that means more customer-facing tech tools; for others, it’s all about
In 2009, the first Gyro Shackopened in Boise, Idaho, operating out of less than 200 square feet.
Have you seen a modern sports stadium lately — in person, not on a screen over the bar or facing your favorite armchair? If so, you’ve witnessed just how elevated the
Known for its iconic red, white and black double drive-thru buildings, Checkers & Rally’s Restaurants, Inc., moved away from
From the proprietor behind the successful Bar Marta in Chicago comes a new venture in the city’s food-centric West Loop.
When David McDougall took the reins as CEO of Back Yard Burgers in January 2013,