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Can the No-Tipping Movement Survive?

A server in Manhattan this past weekend. Photo: Noam Galai/Getty Images This is a time of reckoning within the restaurant industry, which has been decimated by the coronavirus pandemic and...

Five Steps for Leveraging Digital Data Collection to Manage Changing Rules and Challenging Times

For large-scale restaurant operations, now is the time to double down on stringent standards, good customer communication, and consistent application of your standards. For franchises, that means making sure your evaluations and data collection...

Brisbane’s Best Restaurant Openings of 2020 (So Far) – Broadsheet

You can’t keep a good food scene down. That’s perhaps the lesson of Brisbane’s best restaurant openings of 2020 so far – in the face of Covid-19 this city has still managed to introduce new...

Sydney’s Best Restaurant Openings of 2020 (So Far) – Broadsheet

We’ve been kicked in the gut this year by bushfires, heavy rain, floods and a pandemic. Covid-19 hit us properly in March, locking down the entire country, forcing the closure of venues and then...

Bad Daddy’s Debuts Plant-Based Beyond Burger as New Protein Option

Popular gourmet burger joint partners with Beyond Meat® to offer Beyond Burger® patty on any burger, sandwich or salad Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Guests at Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar – the acclaimed brand known for  dishing up...

What Is Local Law 1932-A, and Why Are Restaurant Owners So Worried About It?

A New York restaurant with outdoor dining. Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images On May 26, the New York City Council passed a crucial piece of local legislation, called Local Law 1932-A,...

New PPP Loan Insurance Covers Food Service Establishments if the SBA Later Finds They...

Businesses that benefited from PPP loans were required to meet the “necessity certification” requirement and consider alternative sources of liquidity, while also taking into account “affiliated” businesses, prior to submitting a loan application. Consider...

Sydney yacht club closed, coronavirus alert extended after Potts Point restaurant outbreaks linked –...

NSW Health has ramped up its alert for people who have visited Potts Point over past weeks, after confirming a link between the Thai Rock and Apollo restaurant outbreaks. Key points: NSW Health has extended its...

Straw Hat Pizza Restaurant in Gilroy, CA receives 2020 Franchise Rock Star Award

81 Franchise Owners Honored for Franchise and Community Leadership by Independent Research Firm San Ramon, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Straw Hat Restaurants is pleased to announce one of our Franchisees, Raj Nayyar, owner of the Straw Hat...

Has the Chumley’s Reboot Been Eighty-sixed?

Chumley’s after the reboot. Photo: M. Cooper Three and a half years after its fancy reboot, West Village bar Chumley’s appears to be closed. The restaurant’s equipment, barstools, booth benches,...