Restaurants The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Restaurants en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT Flush With Cash, Tech Employees Are Investing in Nightlife While many young techies are spending their money on nightlife, others are taking it a step further, by buying their own stake in restaurants and bars. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT Katie Roof So You Have a Successful Restaurant. Now What? Your food business might be able to support new ventures. Here's how to figure out the best direction to go in for expansion. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:30:00 GMT Kep Sweeney and Ken Wiles Wish Waiting for a Table Was Less Painful? There's an App for That. NoWait efficiently manages waits for tables, reducing stress levels for customers and restaurant owners alike. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Katherine Duncan With an All-Deaf Wait Staff, New Restaurant Asks Guests to Order in Sign Language At the aptly-named Signs restaurant in Toronto, one restaurateur is piloting a new concept that aims to give hearing diners a glimpse into deaf culture. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:43:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Email Sucks and Other Advice on Building Company Culture When your employees are scattered across the country, catalyzing a sense of camaraderie among them can be a challenge. Here’s how one startup does it. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Square Scoops Up Fancy Food Delivery Startup 'Caviar' Caviar, which delivers meals from high-end restaurants that don't typically offer delivery, represents new territory for the electronic payments company. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:05:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Stress, Anxiety, Loneliness: How This Entrepreneur Lost Himself and Bounced Back Stronger Brian Bordainick built a $16 million company in less than two years. At one point in his journey, Bordainick 'snapped' and he had to work to get his feet back on the ground. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 5 Ways to Work Harder, Courtesy of a Beijing Restaurateur An overseas trip provides some insights about how an entrepreneur can prevail in realizing his dreams. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Nathan Resnick This Startup's Secret Sauce: Employees First, Customers Second Dinner Lab, which hosts pop-up dinners in overlooked, underused spaces across the country, empowers its staff with an important sense of ownership. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford This New Orleans Startup Is Turning the Tables on the Restaurant Industry New Orleans-based meal-experience company Dinner Lab depends on participants giving their honest feedback on every course. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford French Court Sides With Business Owner Over Negative Online Review The decision creates a new crime of 'being too highly ranked' on a search engine, the blogger says. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:07:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Soon, Applebee's May Be Asking You to Put Your Phone Away The casual-dining giant wants you to play and pay with its shiny, new tablets. Not yours, and specifically not on Tuesdays. Check, please. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:02:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Controversial Reservation 'Scalping' Site Rethinks Its Mission A startup that allows customers to pay for restaurant reservations is doing a 'soft pivot' following outrage from the restaurant industry. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:33:00 GMT Kate Taylor Food Truck Fare Is Getting Pricier. Here's Why. Food trucks saw a boom in the recession, but as competition has grown so have the costs for consumers. Sat, 28 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT Bo McMillan Aim for a Big Bite of the Restaurant Market With These 7 Steps to a Successful Launch There's no secret sauce for making a new eatery profitable but careful planning surely helps. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Jesse Torres Startup Aims to Meet Tech Challenges of Dining Industry Red Book Connect's solutions for the four biggest issues restaurants face are already embraced by large numbers of businesses. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Adam Toren Priceline Snaps Up OpenTable for $2.6 Billion in Cash The acquisition, expected to close later this year, represents the online travel company;s initial foray into the dining industry. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:48:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Our Top Food Franchises Quick-service and full-service restaurants plus retail food businesses accounted for over one quarter of our top franchises for 2014, proving that food franchises are a healthy business. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT Tracy Stapp Herold Facebook Lets Restaurants Post Menus to Pages; Yelp Announces New Video Feature Facebook's new feature is a direct jab at competitors like Yelp. Fri, 23 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT Laura Entis 15 Etiquette Rules for Dining at Fancy Restaurants Beyond common sense, these suggestions outline the more nuanced details when eating at nicer restaurants. Sun, 18 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT Megan Willett