Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6583/more en Latitude 360 wants to cash in on fantasy sports boom http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/latitude-360-wants-cash-fantasy-sports-boom <div class="field-deck"> The three-unit chain is branching out into the lucrative pay-to-play fantasy sports business. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The three-unit Latitutde 360 chain is branching out into the lucrative pay-to-play fantasy sports business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/latitude-360-wants-cash-fantasy-sports-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/latitude-360-wants-cash-fantasy-sports-boom#comments Consumer Trends New Restaurant Concepts Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:30:00 +0000 46691 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Latitude 360 A look inside The Front Yard http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/look-inside-front-yard <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a look at the restaurant inside The Garland Hotel in Southern California</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/look-inside-front-yard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/look-inside-front-yard#comments New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:00:00 +0000 46521 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com The Front Yard debut caps Garland Hotel renovation http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/front-yard-debut-caps-garland-hotel-renovation <div class="field-deck"> The challenge for executive chef Chris Turano: attract a wider local audience for this Southern California property. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The challenge for executive chef Chris Turano: attract a wider local audience for this Southern California property.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/front-yard-debut-caps-garland-hotel-renovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/front-yard-debut-caps-garland-hotel-renovation#comments Chef Interviews New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:00:00 +0000 46511 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com The Front Yard Lobster ME grabbing share of fast casual http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/lobster-me-grabbing-share-fast-casual <div class="field-deck"> How a vacation—and its delicious crustaceans—helped one entrepreneur find his niche. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Jeff Fine fell in love with Maine lobster and decided to bring it to the masses with a fast-casual restaurant chain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/lobster-me-grabbing-share-fast-casual" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/lobster-me-grabbing-share-fast-casual#comments Owner Interviews New Restaurant Concepts Fast-Casual Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:07:00 +0000 46491 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Lobster and fast casual were made for each other, says Lobster ME founder Jeff Fine.</p> Trendinista: Two-tiered tipping encourages pay parity http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-two-tiered-tipping-encourages-pay-parity <div class="field-deck"> Sacramento's Magpie Cafe instituted a new system that recognizes the back-of-house staff. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sacramento's Magpie Cafe instituted a new system that creates more parity in front- and back-of-house wages.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-two-tiered-tipping-encourages-pay-parity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-two-tiered-tipping-encourages-pay-parity#comments Trendinista Operations Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:13:00 +0000 46331 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Guests can now designate a portion of their tips to kitchen help at Magpie Cafe.</p> Magpie Cafe Build a Better: Tomato dish http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/build-better-tomato-dish <div class="field-deck"> Seasonal tomato promotions reflect chefs’ creativity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Seasonal tomato promotions reflect chefs’ creativity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/build-better-tomato-dish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/build-better-tomato-dish#comments Food Trends Mon, 24 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46141 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Tomato Basil Pie from Jack Allen&#39;s Kitchen</p> Maple Block Meat Co. taps into regional barbecue traditions http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/maple-block-meat-co-taps-regional-barbecue-traditions <div class="field-deck"> A new L.A. concept from a pedigreed team aims straight for carnivores. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new L.A. concept from a pedigreed team is aimed straight at carnivores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/maple-block-meat-co-taps-regional-barbecue-traditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/maple-block-meat-co-taps-regional-barbecue-traditions#comments Food Trends New Restaurant Concepts Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:20:00 +0000 46241 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>All meat at Maple Block Meat Co. is butchered, seasoned and smoked on the premises.</p> Maple Block Meat Co. Summer menu additions at Donald Trump’s signature restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/summer-menu-additions-donald-trump-s-signature-restaurant <div class="node-body gallery-body">What’s cooking at DJT in Las Vegas</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/summer-menu-additions-donald-trump-s-signature-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/summer-menu-additions-donald-trump-s-signature-restaurant#comments Food Trends Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:00:00 +0000 46221 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Waffles get in the groove again http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/waffles-get-groove-again <div class="field-deck"> National Waffle Day is right around the corner. How will you mark the occasion? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ideas for celebrating National Waffle Day</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/waffles-get-groove-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/waffles-get-groove-again#comments Food Trends American Breakfast Wed, 19 Aug 2015 20:15:00 +0000 46231 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com NRA: Americans broadening their horizons on the plate http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/nra-americans-broadening-their-horizons-plate <div class="field-deck"> The U.S. melting pot is getting more inclusive, especially when it comes to less-familiar world cuisines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. melting pot is getting more inclusive, with more Americans choosing relatively exotic ethnic fare in restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/nra-americans-broadening-their-horizons-plate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/nra-americans-broadening-their-horizons-plate#comments Food Trends Consumer Trends Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:07:00 +0000 46201 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock