Restaurant Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rss.xml en 12 training do's and don'ts http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/dozen-training-dos-and-donts <div class="field-byline"> Loren Burns </div> <div class="field-deck"> Technique matters when the ultimate goal is to provide the tools needed for success. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technique matters when the ultimate goal is to provide the tools needed for success.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/dozen-training-dos-and-donts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/dozen-training-dos-and-donts#comments H.R./Legal Training Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:41:00 +0000 51581 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Training should be designed to get new hires excited about the job and the restaurant.</p> Getty Images 'Fast fine' Heritage Eats on expansion path http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/fast-fine-heritage-eats-expansion-path <div class="field-deck"> The owners of this eclectic concept are eyeing San Francisco for a second location. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The owners of this eclectic concept are eyeing San Francisco for a second location.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/fast-fine-heritage-eats-expansion-path" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/fast-fine-heritage-eats-expansion-path#comments New Restaurant Concepts Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:11:00 +0000 51561 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Heritage Eats spotlights heritage meats.</p> Heritage Eats 10 new restaurants we're dying to try http://restaurant-hospitality.com/restaurants-were-dying-try/10-new-restaurants-were-dying-try-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A rustic neighborhood Italian trattoria from a James Beard nominee and a new sushi concept from a legendary restaurant company are just two new restaurants on our radar. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/restaurants-were-dying-try/10-new-restaurants-were-dying-try-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/restaurants-were-dying-try/10-new-restaurants-were-dying-try-0#comments Restaurants We're Dying to Try Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:30:00 +0000 51531 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Community for restaurant managers, owners fuels knowledge exchange http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/community-restaurant-managers-owners-fuels-knowledge-exchange <div class="field-byline"> Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> Journee explores all topics restaurant-related—except cooking. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Journee explores all topics restaurant-related—except cooking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/community-restaurant-managers-owners-fuels-knowledge-exchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/community-restaurant-managers-owners-fuels-knowledge-exchange#comments Trends Mon, 08 Feb 2016 21:26:00 +0000 51541 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Anthony Rudolf</p> Journee The bottom line on proper foot care http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/bottom-line-proper-foot-care <div class="field-deck"> Healthy feet are especially crucial in a business like foodservice, where most workers spend long hours on their toes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Healthy feet are especially crucial in a business like foodservice, where most workers spend long hours on their toes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/bottom-line-proper-foot-care" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/bottom-line-proper-foot-care#comments How To Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +0000 51511 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Oh, those aching dogs! Standing all day can take a toll on the feet.</p> Thinkstock Rising Stars: James Rigato http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-james-rigato <div class="node-body article-body">Rigato serves simple, unpretentious comfort food cooked on the highest of levels</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-james-rigato" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-james-rigato#comments Rising Star Chefs Gated Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:01:00 +0000 51521 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>James Rigato is a Rising Star Chef.</p> Photo courtesy Joe Vaughn The New York Coffee Festival http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-york-coffee-festival <div class="node-body event-body"><p>The New York Coffee Festival celebrates New York’s burgeoning coffee scene and is a unique coffee and artisan food event.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">69th Regiment Armory</span> <div class="street-address"> 68 Lexington Avenue </div> <span class="locality">New York</span>, <span class="region">NY</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="40.741350">40° 44' 28.86" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-73.984246">73° 59' 3.2856" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=40.741350+-73.984246+%2868+Lexington+Avenue%2C+New+York%2C+NY%2C+%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">The New York Coffee Festival celebrates New York&rsquo;s burgeoning coffee scene and is a unique coffee and artisan food event. Targeting both trade and consumer visitors, the Festival provides a valuable, experiential business platform for brands in this sector. The event provides an unparalleled opportunity to engage with over 4,000 industry decision makers and influencers, including coffee chain operators,&nbsp;</span>baristas<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">, roasters, equipment providers, independent coffee bar owners and over 8,000 discerning coffee lovers.</span></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-york-coffee-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-york-coffee-festival#comments 40.741350 -73.984246 Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:58:00 +0000 51551 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to formulate a strong menu pricing strategy http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/how-formulate-strong-menu-pricing-strategy <div class="field-byline"> Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> There’s an art to figuring out the right time and way to change prices. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There’s an art to figuring out the right time and way to change menu prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/how-formulate-strong-menu-pricing-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/how-formulate-strong-menu-pricing-strategy#comments Management Tips Operations Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:00:00 +0000 51301 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Raising some prices and lowering others is one way to soften the blow for guests.</p> Getty Images Bad weather can mean good business for restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sponsored/bad-weather-can-mean-good-business-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Operators tap into opportunities by offering delivery with online and mobile ordering in winter months.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sponsored/bad-weather-can-mean-good-business-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sponsored/bad-weather-can-mean-good-business-restaurants#comments Sponsored Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:23:00 +0000 50651 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Inside Hai Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/inside-hai-hospitality <div class="node-body video-body">Meet the owner of the fine-dining Uchi restaurants in Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/inside-hai-hospitality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/inside-hai-hospitality#comments Food Trends Video Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:13:00 +0000 51501 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Rosy forecast for full-service franchises http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/rosy-forecast-full-service-franchises <div class="field-deck"> Consumer spending will boost growth in the franchise sector of the U.S. economy this year, with restaurants set to post some of the biggest gains. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A team of top economists forecasts that in 2016 both quick service and full-service restaurants will see sales rise by 6.3 percent over 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/rosy-forecast-full-service-franchises" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/rosy-forecast-full-service-franchises#comments Trends Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:09:00 +0000 51491 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 3 unexpectedly meaty ideas http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/3-unexpectedly-meaty-ideas <div class="field-deck"> Chefs branch out with power proteins and hearty flavor combinations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chefs branch out with power proteins and hearty flavor combinations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/3-unexpectedly-meaty-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/3-unexpectedly-meaty-ideas#comments Food Recipes Meat Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:11:00 +0000 51461 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Rioja&#39;s Colorado Lamb Burger</p> Rioja Steak Tartare with Black Eyed Pea Salad and Crispy Black Eyed Peas http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/steak-tartare-black-eyed-pea-salad-and-crispy-black-eyed-peas <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Matthew Ridgway, The Southern Gentleman, Atlanta</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/steak-tartare-black-eyed-pea-salad-and-crispy-black-eyed-peas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/steak-tartare-black-eyed-pea-salad-and-crispy-black-eyed-peas#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Legumes Meat Salads Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:08:00 +0000 51451 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Apricot Pumpkin Miso Glazed Soy ‘Chicken’ http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/apricot-pumpkin-miso-glazed-soy-chicken <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Seamus Scott, Roots Market, Clarksville, MD</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/apricot-pumpkin-miso-glazed-soy-chicken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/apricot-pumpkin-miso-glazed-soy-chicken#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Fruits Soy Vegetables Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:06:00 +0000 51441 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com The Soyfoods Council Colorado Lamb Burgers http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/colorado-lamb-burgers <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Jennifer Jasinski, Rioja, Denver</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/colorado-lamb-burgers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/colorado-lamb-burgers#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Lamb Sandwiches Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:01:00 +0000 51431 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Rioja Bitter Greens Salad with Roasted ‘Bread Cheese’ http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/bitter-greens-salad-roasted-bread-cheese <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Kristine Subido, Pecking Order, Chicago</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/bitter-greens-salad-roasted-bread-cheese" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/bitter-greens-salad-roasted-bread-cheese#comments Food Recipes Cheese Vegetables Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:35:00 +0000 51421 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board Sunchokes http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/sunchokes <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Joseph Buenconsejo, Wassail, New York City</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/sunchokes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/sunchokes#comments Food Recipes Cheese Vegetables Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:33:00 +0000 51411 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Emmi Roth Shrimp Étouffée http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/shrimp-touff-e <div class="node-body article-body">This recipe is the Grand Prize Winner in the 2015 Neighborhood to Nation Recipe Contest</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/shrimp-touff-e" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/shrimp-touff-e#comments Food Recipes Cheese Seafood Soups & Stews Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:22:00 +0000 51401 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com General Mills Foodservice Acquacotta Toscana (Tuscan Peasant Soup) http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/acquacotta-toscana-tuscan-peasant-soup <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Walter Potenza, Potenza Ristorante, Cranston, RI</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/acquacotta-toscana-tuscan-peasant-soup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/acquacotta-toscana-tuscan-peasant-soup#comments Food Recipes Cheese Soups & Stews Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:03:00 +0000 51391 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Potenza Ristorante 4 cheesy twists on classic recipes http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/4-cheesy-twists-classic-recipes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ideas explore the boundaries of hearty fare</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/4-cheesy-twists-classic-recipes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/4-cheesy-twists-classic-recipes#comments Food Recipes Food Trends Cheese Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:01:00 +0000 51381 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 5 ways to design restaurants with Millennials in mind http://restaurant-hospitality.com/industry-experts/5-ways-design-restaurants-millennials-mind <div class="node-body gallery-body">A Millennial-friendly environment is almost as important as what comes out of your kitchen</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/industry-experts/5-ways-design-restaurants-millennials-mind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/industry-experts/5-ways-design-restaurants-millennials-mind#comments Industry Experts Consumer Trends Operations Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:50:00 +0000 51481 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 9 chefs share favorite spicy dishes http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/some-it-hot <div class="node-body gallery-body">Once reserved for thrill-seekers and chili-heads, fiery foods have officially gone mainstream</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/some-it-hot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/some-it-hot#comments Food Trends Top Chefs Gated Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:31:00 +0000 51471 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Self-taught chef finds career change pays off http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/self-taught-chef-finds-career-change-pays <div class="node-body audio-body">Meherwan Irani went from corporate America to owning his own restaurants</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/owner-interviews/self-taught-chef-finds-career-change-pays" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/site-files/restaurant-hospitality.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/02/roulogopromo.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/site-files/restaurant-hospitality.com/files/podcast/audio/ROU_Irani.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=48479649">ROU_Irani.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/self-taught-chef-finds-career-change-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/self-taught-chef-finds-career-change-pays#comments Owner Interviews Wed, 03 Feb 2016 20:48:00 +0000 51371 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Chef Benoit Violier found dead in apparent suicide http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/chef-benoit-violier-found-dead-apparent-suicide <div class="node-body video-body">According to CNN, chef Benoit Violier has been found dead in an apparent suicide, police said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/chef-benoit-violier-found-dead-apparent-suicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/chef-benoit-violier-found-dead-apparent-suicide#comments Top Chefs Video Wed, 03 Feb 2016 20:43:00 +0000 51361 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Meet the South's legendary family-owned restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/meet-souths-legendary-family-owned-restaurants <div class="node-body video-body">When the people who love what they do are making you food, there are no leftovers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/meet-souths-legendary-family-owned-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/meet-souths-legendary-family-owned-restaurants#comments Food Trends Video Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:01:00 +0000 51341 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com What are you serving for National Pizza Day? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/what-are-you-serving-national-pizza-day <div class="node-body gallery-body">Celebrate National Pizza Day, on Feb. 9, with these ideas for the perfect pie.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/what-are-you-serving-national-pizza-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/what-are-you-serving-national-pizza-day#comments Food Trends Pizza Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:30:00 +0000 51331 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com High-tech handwashing aids food safety fight http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/high-tech-handwashing-aids-food-safety-fight <div class="field-deck"> It’s difficult to enforce hand hygiene protocols in busy restaurant environments, but smart devices give owners and managers a shot. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It’s difficult to enforce hand hygiene protocols in busy restaurant environments, but smart devices give owners and managers a shot.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/high-tech-handwashing-aids-food-safety-fight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/high-tech-handwashing-aids-food-safety-fight#comments Food Safety Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:30:00 +0000 51321 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Technology presents a more effective way to monitor hand hygiene.</p> Thinkstock Bruce Kalman rolls out Knead & Co. pasta bar http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/bruce-kalman-rolls-out-knead-co-pasta-bar <div class="field-deck"> The eatery/market is a nod to the chef's New Jersey youth. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bruce Kalman’s pastaria/market hybrid evokes his New Jersey youth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/bruce-kalman-rolls-out-knead-co-pasta-bar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/bruce-kalman-rolls-out-knead-co-pasta-bar#comments New Restaurant Concepts Tue, 02 Feb 2016 10:23:00 +0000 51291 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Traditional favorites like spaghetti and meatballs share the menu with more contemporary pasta creations.</p> Knead & Co. Tip credit violation suits on the rise http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/tip-credit-violation-suits-rise <div class="field-byline"> Allen Reich </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants need to understand tip credit laws governing dual jobs and nuances of the 20 percent rule.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/tip-credit-violation-suits-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/tip-credit-violation-suits-rise#comments Management Tips H.R./Legal Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0000 51221 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Managers need to be mindful of how much time tipped employees are spending on non-tipped tasks, such as cleaning.</p> Thinkstock February 2016 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/restaurant-hospitality/2016-02-01 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/food-trends/some-it-hot">9 chefs share favorite spicy dishes</a> <a href="/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-james-rigato">Rising Stars: James Rigato</a> <a href="/editors-space/should-guns-be-allowed-your-restaurant">Should guns be allowed in your restaurant?</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000 51351 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com