Restaurant Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rss.xml en How to Encourage Loyalty http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sandwich-solutions/how-encourage-loyalty <div class="node-body article-body">From enhanced menu descriptions to exciting specials, read how to increase customer loyalty.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sandwich-solutions/how-encourage-loyalty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sandwich-solutions/how-encourage-loyalty#comments Sandwich Solutions Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:14:00 +0000 36791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Richard Melman, Sam Fox compare notes on the business http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/richard-melman-sam-fox-compare-notes-business <div class="node-body article-body">A MUFSO session spotlighted two much-admired concept creators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/richard-melman-sam-fox-compare-notes-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/richard-melman-sam-fox-compare-notes-business#comments Industry Experts Owner Interviews Operations Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:10:00 +0000 36771 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Boozy ice cream desserts evolve from childhood favorites http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/boozy-ice-cream-desserts-evolve-childhood-favorites <div class="field-deck"> Get inspired by these indulgent desserts for grownups </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get inspired by these indulgent desserts for grownups</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/boozy-ice-cream-desserts-evolve-childhood-favorites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/boozy-ice-cream-desserts-evolve-childhood-favorites#comments Food Recipes Desserts Desserts Gated Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36421 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The Carmen Miranda</p> Parlour Bourbon Ice Cream with Chocolate-Covered Honeycomb http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/bourbon-ice-cream-chocolate-covered-honeycomb <div class="node-body article-body">From: Pastry chef Kristin Feuer, Small Batch/Playa Provisions, Playa Del Rey, CA</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/bourbon-ice-cream-chocolate-covered-honeycomb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/bourbon-ice-cream-chocolate-covered-honeycomb#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Chocolate Dairy Desserts Desserts Gated Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36411 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Grapes in Port Wine Sauce with Ice Cream http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/grapes-port-wine-sauce-ice-cream <div class="node-body article-body">Yield: 6 servings, ½ cup each</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/grapes-port-wine-sauce-ice-cream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/grapes-port-wine-sauce-ice-cream#comments Food Recipes Dairy Desserts Desserts Fruits Gated Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36401 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com California Table Grape Commission Sugar Cookie Milkshake with Brown Butter Ice Cream http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/sugar-cookie-milkshake-brown-butter-ice-cream <div class="node-body article-body">From: Executive chef Justin Carlisle, Ardent, Milwaukee</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/sugar-cookie-milkshake-brown-butter-ice-cream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/sugar-cookie-milkshake-brown-butter-ice-cream#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Dairy Desserts Desserts Gated Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36391 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com the25coolest2014 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/the25coolest2014 <div class="node-body page-body"><p>Welcome and thank you for visiting Restaurant-Hospitality.com!</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/september-2014#1" target="_blank"><img alt="http://www.penton.com/email/RH_0914_cvr.jpg" border="0" height="246" src="file:///C:\Users\YURY~1.RUS\AppData\Local\Temp\msohtmlclip1\01\clip_image001.jpg" width="193" /></a></p> <p>Click HERE to download the 2014 RH 25: The coolest multi-concept companies</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Don&rsquo;t forget to sign-up for our free eNewsletters &ndash; click here!</p> </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/the25coolest2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archive Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:17:26 +0000 36761 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Two designers tackle today’s restaurant design issues http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/two-designers-tackle-today-s-restaurant-design-issues <div class="field-deck"> Designers from Celano Design Studio and Kraemer Design Group discuss the challenges to designing restaurants as well as strategies to meet evolving consumer demands. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Celano Design Studio and Kraemer Design Group discuss the challenges to designing restaurants as well as strategies to meet evolving consumer demands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/two-designers-tackle-today-s-restaurant-design-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/two-designers-tackle-today-s-restaurant-design-issues#comments Industry Experts Eat Beat Business New Restaurant Concepts Operations Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:24:00 +0000 36741 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Community tables are becoming more prevalent as restaurants cater to Millennials who enjoy sharing their experiences with others, designers say.</p> Celano Design Studio A closer look at today’s restaurant design trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/closer-look-today-s-restaurant-design-trends <div class="node-body gallery-body">A slideshow of images illustrate today's restaurant design trends.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/closer-look-today-s-restaurant-design-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/closer-look-today-s-restaurant-design-trends#comments New Restaurant Concepts Operations Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:32:00 +0000 36731 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Study: Restaurant guests ready to embrace mobile payments http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/study-restaurant-guests-ready-embrace-mobile-payments <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">5 things you need to know now</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/study-restaurant-guests-ready-embrace-mobile-payments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/study-restaurant-guests-ready-embrace-mobile-payments#comments Eat Beat Business Consumer Trends Technology Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:05:00 +0000 36721 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Katie Button: An unlikely chef stakes her claim http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/katie-button-unlikely-chef-stakes-her-claim <div class="node-body article-body">Katie Button is an unlikely chef in an unlikely restaurant town</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/katie-button-unlikely-chef-stakes-her-claim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/katie-button-unlikely-chef-stakes-her-claim#comments Eat Beat Business People to Watch Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36591 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Rising Stars: Jennifer Yee http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-jennifer-yee <div class="node-body article-body">Yee’s flavors are a revelation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-jennifer-yee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/rising-stars-jennifer-yee#comments Rising Star Chefs Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36581 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to tweak server habits for the Baby Boomer crowd http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-tweak-server-habits-baby-boomer-crowd <div class="field-byline"> Richard Spellman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Baby Boomers, who wield the lion's share of disposable income, pay closer attention to service</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-tweak-server-habits-baby-boomer-crowd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-tweak-server-habits-baby-boomer-crowd#comments Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal Consumer Trends How To Training Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:47:00 +0000 36621 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Meal delivery service lures culinary talent from restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/meal-delivery-service-lures-culinary-talent-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Munchery opens a new front in the culinary talent war</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/meal-delivery-service-lures-culinary-talent-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/meal-delivery-service-lures-culinary-talent-restaurants#comments Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal Consumer Trends New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:16:00 +0000 36611 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Add a little romance for an appetizing appeal http://restaurant-hospitality.com/soup-solutions/add-little-romance-appetizing-appeal <div class="node-body article-body">Want to increase soup profitability? Garnishes and small tweaks to menu language and visuals can help drive soup sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/soup-solutions/add-little-romance-appetizing-appeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/soup-solutions/add-little-romance-appetizing-appeal#comments Soup Solutions Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:05:00 +0000 35821 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Will Apple Pay change the future of mobile payments? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/will-apple-pay-change-future-mobile-payments <div class="field-byline"> Megan Rowe </div> <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The mobile payment system Apple Pay debuts this week</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/will-apple-pay-change-future-mobile-payments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/will-apple-pay-change-future-mobile-payments#comments 5 Things You Need to Know Now Eat Beat Technology Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:31:00 +0000 36541 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Poll: Repeat guests value experience over food http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/poll-repeat-guests-value-experience-over-food <div class="field-deck"> Restaurant owners think food is the draw for repeat guests, but a survey suggests other factors carry more weight. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant owners think food is the draw for repeat guests, but a survey suggests other factors carry more weight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/poll-repeat-guests-value-experience-over-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/poll-repeat-guests-value-experience-over-food#comments Eat Beat Consumer Trends Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36371 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>An ongoing marketing campaign positions Bonefish Grill as the place to have a happy experience.</p> Newscom Industry celebrates Melman Award winner Sam Fox http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/industry-celebrates-melman-award-winner-sam-fox <div class="field-deck"> This year’s winner has created a multiconcept empire that is expanding quickly from its home base in Phoenix. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sam Fox, the winner of the Richard Melman Innovator Award, has created a multiconcept restaurant empire that is expanding quickly from its home base in Phoenix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/industry-celebrates-melman-award-winner-sam-fox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/industry-celebrates-melman-award-winner-sam-fox#comments Eat Beat Owner Interviews Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:41:00 +0000 36451 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Sam Fox and Richard Melman</p> Strategic moves, passion build strong restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/strategic-moves-passion-build-strong-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Despite intense competition, smart restaurant operators can succeed and thrive with a smart game plan, said several multiconcept operators at MUFSO.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/strategic-moves-passion-build-strong-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/strategic-moves-passion-build-strong-restaurants#comments Management Tips Marketing Food Trends How To Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:02:00 +0000 36441 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Gavin Kaysen will carry the torch back home http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/gavin-kaysen-will-carry-torch-back-home <div class="node-body article-body">Kaysen grew from a cook to a chef under the watchful eye of Daniel Boulud. Now he’s bringing that knowledge to his native Minneapolis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/gavin-kaysen-will-carry-torch-back-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/gavin-kaysen-will-carry-torch-back-home#comments Industry Experts Management Tips Chef Interviews Eat Beat Owner Interviews Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:01:00 +0000 36381 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Gavin Kaysen in his old stamping grounds: the kitchen at Caf&eacute; Boulud. &quot;I used to say it has Daniel&rsquo;s ghost inside of it because I always felt somebody or something was watching over us,&quot; he says.</p> Multiconcept restaurant operators share tips for growth http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/multiconcept-restaurant-operators-share-tips-growth <div class="field-deck"> Speakers at this year's MUFSO conference say it pays to be flexible when looking to expand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Speakers at this year's MUFSO conference say it pays to be flexible when looking to expand</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/multiconcept-restaurant-operators-share-tips-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/multiconcept-restaurant-operators-share-tips-growth#comments Management Tips Eat Beat How To Growth Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36291 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Pumpkin recipes for your restaurant's fall menu http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/pumpkin-recipes-your-restaurants-fall-menu <div class="node-body gallery-body">Explore these promotable pumpkin ideas for your restaurant’s fall menu</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/pumpkin-recipes-your-restaurants-fall-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/pumpkin-recipes-your-restaurants-fall-menu#comments Food Recipes Beverage Recipes Chef Recipes Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36251 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Pumpkin desserts, drinks offer seasonal spin on tradition http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/pumpkin-desserts-drinks-offer-seasonal-spin-tradition <div class="node-body article-body">Explore these promotable pumpkin ideas for your restaurant’s fall menu</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/pumpkin-desserts-drinks-offer-seasonal-spin-tradition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/pumpkin-desserts-drinks-offer-seasonal-spin-tradition#comments Eat Beat Food Recipes Beverage Recipes Chef Recipes Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36241 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Japanese Pumpkin Eggrolls with Caramel Sauce</p> Fang Restaurant Pumpkin Pie Cider http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/pumpkin-pie-cider <div class="node-body article-body">From: Bartender Brent Poole, South Water Kitchen, Chicago</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/pumpkin-pie-cider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/pumpkin-pie-cider#comments Beverage Recipes Chef Recipes Fruits Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36231 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com South Water Kitchen Gourd-Zilla Cocktail http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/gourd-zilla-cocktail <div class="node-body article-body">From: Bartender Jamie Buckman, The Bookstore Bar & Café, Seattle</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/gourd-zilla-cocktail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/gourd-zilla-cocktail#comments Beverage Recipes Chef Recipes Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36221 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Chocolate Pumpkin Bread Pudding http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/chocolate-pumpkin-bread-pudding <div class="node-body article-body">From: Sous chef Luis Silva, 312 Chicago, Chicago</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/chocolate-pumpkin-bread-pudding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/chocolate-pumpkin-bread-pudding#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Chocolate Desserts Desserts Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36211 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Michelle Banovic Chocolate Pumpkin Cheesecake http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/chocolate-pumpkin-cheesecake <div class="node-body article-body">From: Pastry Chef Ethan Howard, Murray Circle, Sausalito, CA</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/chocolate-pumpkin-cheesecake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/chocolate-pumpkin-cheesecake#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Chocolate Dairy Desserts Desserts Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36201 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Japanese Pumpkin Eggrolls with Caramel Sauce http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/japanese-pumpkin-eggrolls-caramel-sauce <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Kathy Fang, Fang Restaurant, San Francisco</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/japanese-pumpkin-eggrolls-caramel-sauce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/japanese-pumpkin-eggrolls-caramel-sauce#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Asian Gated Vegetables Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 36191 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Fang Restaurant Spicy dishes fuel breakfast sales http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/spicy-dishes-fuel-breakfast-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Operators incorporate hot and flavorful ingredients to help drive revenues in the morning daypart.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/spicy-dishes-fuel-breakfast-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/spicy-dishes-fuel-breakfast-sales#comments Food Trends Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:45:00 +0000 36281 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Chef April Bloomfield talks career path - The New York Times http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/chef-april-bloomfield-talks-career-path-new-york-times <div class="node-body video-body">The renowned chef recounts her youthful ambition to be a cop and how she worked her way to the top of her field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/chef-april-bloomfield-talks-career-path-new-york-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/chef-april-bloomfield-talks-career-path-new-york-times#comments Chef Interviews Video Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:46:00 +0000 36271 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com