Independents

Independents

Skift Restaurants Forum Preview: Russ & Daughters Isn’t Going Anywhere

9 months ago

In an industry where surviving for five years is cause for celebration, 104-year-old institution Russ & Daughters is legendary for its staying power. It takes a powerful mix of delicious food, loyal customers, and the right leadership to get to this point.

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Inside Roy Choi’s New Las Vegas Restaurant

9 months ago

In hyper-competitive markets, smart developers are turning to restaurants as anchor tenants that they can bank on. Sorry retail.

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London Chef Clare Smyth Breaks Award Record

9 months ago

It's the first time that The Good Food Guide has scored a new restaurant on the list a perfect 10 since the awards were introduced ten years ago.

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Meet All the Speakers of Skift Restaurants Forum 2018

9 months ago

We're beyond thrilled to have these amazing participants, as well as attendees like you. Register now.

Food

After Two Years, Farmacy Is Still Selling Its Plant-Based Hype Abroad

10 months ago

In a market not exactly known for its vegan fare, Camilla Fayed's Farmacy works to create pleasing dishes with only plant-based ingredients, hopefully inspiring other businesses to make small but meaningful changes, too.

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New York’s ’21’ Club May Be in Play as Owner Belmond Explores Options

10 months ago

Belmond's split is good news for anyone with deep pockets who is in the market for an iconic restaurant or hotel with a global clientele.

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Gentrification Is Changing the Definition of the Neighborhood Restaurant

10 months ago

In gentrified areas, what does a neighborhood restaurant look like? Increasingly, the plate of pancakes or burgers is getting switched out for lamb neck and squash blossoms, and the customer base is there to support it.

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No Tips Allowed: How Three Small Restaurants Make It Work

11 months ago

Nobody says it's easy. All three say it's worth it.

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Guest Chef Collaborations Do More Than Fill Seats For a Night

11 months ago

For some chefs, inviting colleagues from other restaurants is about camaraderie and community building. For others, it’s offering something new to the guests. All agree it’s a great marketing tool to drum up business on slower nights.

Sponsored

Interview: Chef Chris Scott and Eugenie Woo on Managing a Growing Business

11 months ago

Your restaurant’s website should make you just as proud as your restaurant. No matter how big or small your business, your website is often the first thing guests see.

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Can’t Get a 3-Star Table? Try the Bar

11 months ago

Some of New York’s top rated restaurants are embracing elevated bar and lounge menus in order to attract a wider array of customers who shy from a 3.5 hours, $300+ menu commitment.

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Hakkasan Owners in Talks to Sell the Restaurant and Nightclub Group

11 months ago

We don't get the appeal of Hakkasan's take on dinner as nightclub scene, but its revenues are quiet large so obviously it takes all kinds to fill rooms like these.