Restaurant Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rss.xml en 5 surprising labor market facts http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-surprising-labor-market-facts <div class="node-body video-body">CNNMoney breaks down some stats that you probably didn't know about the current state of the labor market</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-surprising-labor-market-facts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-surprising-labor-market-facts#comments H.R./Legal Video Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:48:00 +0000 46981 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Chipotle hiring spree underscores restaurant industry staffing challenges http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-hiring-spree-underscores-restaurant-industry-staffing-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Employee recruitment and retention, particularly at the managerial level, have become nagging issues for operators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Employee recruitment and retention, particularly at the managerial level, have become nagging issues for restaurant operators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-hiring-spree-underscores-restaurant-industry-staffing-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-hiring-spree-underscores-restaurant-industry-staffing-challenges#comments H.R./Legal Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:16:00 +0000 46971 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Souvla elevates the simple gyro in San Francisco http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/souvla-elevates-simple-gyro-san-francisco <div class="field-deck"> Charles Bililies has fused his fine dining training and Greek roots in a casual dining venture. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Charles Bililies; San Francisco restaurant offers a refined interpretation of the classic Greek souvlaki</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/souvla-elevates-simple-gyro-san-francisco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/souvla-elevates-simple-gyro-san-francisco#comments Owner Interviews Featured Operators Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:00:00 +0000 46961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Diners at the counter can watch the spit-roasting of Souvla&#39;s meats.</p> Kassie Borreson 2015 RH 25: The coolest multi-concept restaurant companies http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-coolest-multi-concept-restaurant-companies <div class="node-body gallery-body">Find out what we at RH believe are the coolest multi-concept companies</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-coolest-multi-concept-restaurant-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-coolest-multi-concept-restaurant-companies#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46841 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 2015 RH 25: Bottleneck Management http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-bottleneck-management <div class="node-body article-body">Three college classmate came together to create terrific restaurant concepts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-bottleneck-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-bottleneck-management#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46831 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Chris Bisaillon</p> 2015 RH 25: Aurify Brands http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-aurify-brands <div class="node-body article-body">Where Aurify is making its mark is in the better-for-you-food category</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-aurify-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-aurify-brands#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46821 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Aurify&rsquo;s Andrew Stern (left) and John Rigos focus on health.</p> Gerald Förster 2015 RH 25: Esquared Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-esquared-hospitality <div class="node-body article-body">Esquared is leaving most multi-concept companies in the dust</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-esquared-hospitality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-esquared-hospitality#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46811 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Chloe Cosarelli</p> Mikey Pozarik 2015 RH 25: GR Restaurant Management Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-gr-restaurant-management-group <div class="node-body article-body">Gary Rack clearly understands today’s customers and what they want</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-gr-restaurant-management-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-gr-restaurant-management-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46801 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Gary Rack&rsquo;s restaurants offer something for everyone.</p> 2015 RH 25: Paige Hospitality Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-paige-hospitality-group <div class="node-body article-body">If you love dive bars, the bars that the Paige Hospitality guys create are not for you</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-paige-hospitality-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-paige-hospitality-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Brian Mazza (left) and Matt Shendell</p> 2015 RH 25: Josef Centeno Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-josef-centeno-group <div class="node-body article-body">Centeno will soon open a fast-casual spinoff of Baco Mercat that could someday become the next big thing across America</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-josef-centeno-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-josef-centeno-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46781 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Josef Centeno created the baco sandwich.</p> 2015 RH 25: Au Bon Repas http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-au-bon-repas <div class="node-body article-body">Au Bon Repas may have the most charming collection of restaurants on this year’s list</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-au-bon-repas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-au-bon-repas#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46771 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Obi Ostergard runs a sexy collection of French-style restaurants.</p> 2015 RH 25: TAG Restaurant Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-tag-restaurant-group <div class="node-body article-body">TAG is a solid company that has served Denver well</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-tag-restaurant-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-tag-restaurant-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46761 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Troy and Nikki Guard create fun, profitable restaurants.</p> 2015 RH 25: Niche Food Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-niche-food-group <div class="node-body article-body">A talented chef who knows where the market is headed and is not afraid to go there is an unbeatable combination</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-niche-food-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-niche-food-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46751 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The Niche Food Group&rsquo;s incredible culinary talent is led by Gerard Craft (seated, center).</p> 2015 RH 25: B. Hospitality Co. http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-b-hospitality-co <div class="node-body article-body">The B-boys don’t move fast, but they move smart</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-b-hospitality-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-b-hospitality-co#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46741 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The smart money at B. Hospitality Co. comes from Phillip Walters (left) and John Ross.</p> 2015 RH 25: Fifth Group Restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-fifth-group-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">We see Fifth Group positioned to accelerate its expansion of customer-pleasing restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-fifth-group-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-fifth-group-restaurants#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46681 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The trio behind Fifth Group are (from left) Robby Kukler, Steve Simon and Kris Reinhard.</p> 2015 RH 25: Mercer Street Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-mercer-street-hospitality <div class="node-body article-body">It’s not easy getting noticed in a sea of Manhattan restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-mercer-street-hospitality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-mercer-street-hospitality#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46671 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The guy behind Mercer&rsquo;s success is its founder, John McDonald.</p> 2015 RH 25: Black Restaurant Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-black-restaurant-group <div class="node-body article-body">This is a couple who knows how to run restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-black-restaurant-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-black-restaurant-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46661 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Jeff &amp; Barbara Black (seated) are supported by Mallory Buford (left), Jenn Larkin and Jon Linck</p> 2015 RH 25: LDV Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-ldv-hospitality <div class="node-body article-body">At age 35, Meadow is an unstoppable force of nature</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-ldv-hospitality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-ldv-hospitality#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46641 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 2015 RH 25: Fresh Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-fresh-hospitality <div class="node-body article-body">This team could teach an advanced class on how to open a profitable restaurant</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-fresh-hospitality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-fresh-hospitality#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46631 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Matt Bodnar</p> 2015 RH 25: Treadsack http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-treadsack <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a rolling party in Houston and the Treadsack boys are the ones behind it</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-treadsack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-treadsack#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46621 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Chris Cusack (left) and Joey Treadway are the brains and namesakes behind Treadsack.</p> 2015 RH 25: Big Red F Restaurant Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-big-red-f-restaurant-group <div class="node-body article-body">There are business guys, there are chefs and then there are business guy chefs like Dave Query</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-big-red-f-restaurant-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-big-red-f-restaurant-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46611 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Before Big Red F, Dave Query cooked aboard Malcolm Forbes&rsquo; yacht.</p> 2015 RH 25: 4 Star Restaurant Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-4-star-restaurant-group <div class="node-body article-body">Imagine you have four ace managers operating a restaurant group</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-4-star-restaurant-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-4-star-restaurant-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46601 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>(From left to right): Josh Rutherford, Michael Dunlay, Derrek Rettell and Doug Dunlay</p> Monica Kass Rogers 2015 RH 25: DineAmic Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-dineamic-group <div class="node-body article-body">The cachet Fabio Viviani brought to Siena Tavern was worth a hundred marketing campaigns</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-dineamic-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-dineamic-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46591 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The food at Siena Tavern is rich and lusty.</p> 2015 RH 25: Three Kings Restaurant Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-three-kings-restaurant-group <div class="node-body article-body">This group has momentum and, maybe more importantly, a pint-sized powerhouse in the kitchen</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-three-kings-restaurant-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-three-kings-restaurant-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46581 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The three kings (from left to right) John Bush, Dale Talde and Dave Massoni.</p> 2015 RH 25: Himmel Hospitality Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-himmel-hospitality-group <div class="node-body article-body">This Boston-based group has three stalwart restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-himmel-hospitality-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-himmel-hospitality-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46571 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 2015 RH 25: Blackhouse Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-blackhouse-hospitality <div class="node-body article-body">Together, Vuong and Sanford are creating a brand that instills envy in competitors</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-blackhouse-hospitality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-blackhouse-hospitality#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46561 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Tin Vuong (left) knows food and Jed Sanford knows finance.</p> 2015 RH 25: KNR Hospitality Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-knr-hospitality-group <div class="node-body article-body">We love KNR, which lives and plays on the beach</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-knr-hospitality-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-knr-hospitality-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46551 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Seagrape</p> 2015 RH 25: NoHo Hospitality Group http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-noho-hospitality-group <div class="node-body article-body">It sure doesn’t hurt when you have a LeBron James on your team</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-noho-hospitality-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-noho-hospitality-group#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46541 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Andrew Carmellini (left), Josh Pickard (center) and Luke Ostrom</p> Noah Fecks 2015 RH 25: Element Collective http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-element-collective <div class="node-body article-body">You simply can’t go wrong at Nellcôte or at any of Element Collective’s other haunts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-element-collective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rh-25/2015-rh-25-element-collective#comments RH 25 Gated Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46531 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>From left to right, John Warken, Chris Dexter, Chris Freeman and Jared Van Camp</p> Maria Ponce Fusilli all Marinara with Ricotta Salata http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/fusilli-all-marinara-ricotta-salata <div class="node-body article-body">From: Piero Selvaggio, Valentino, Santa Monica, CA</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/fusilli-all-marinara-ricotta-salata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/fusilli-all-marinara-ricotta-salata#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Cheese Gated Mediterranean Pasta Pasta Vegetables Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46151 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com