Restaurants http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/restaurants The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Restaurants en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235774 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235774 Catherine Clifford Dinner Lab, which hosts pop-up dinners in overlooked, underused spaces across the country, empowers its staff with an important sense of ownership. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235717 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235717 Catherine Clifford New Orleans-based meal-experience company Dinner Lab depends on participants giving their honest feedback on every course. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235734 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235734 Geoff Weiss The decision creates a new crime of 'being too highly ranked' on a search engine, the blogger says. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235581 Kim Lachance Shandrow The casual-dining giant wants you to play and pay with its shiny, new tablets. Not yours, and specifically not on Tuesdays. Check, please. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235528 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235528 Kate Taylor A startup that allows customers to pay for restaurant reservations is doing a 'soft pivot' following outrage from the restaurant industry. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235230 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235230 Bo McMillan Food trucks saw a boom in the recession, but as competition has grown so have the costs for consumers. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234672 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234672 Jesse Torres There's no secret sauce for making a new eatery profitable but careful planning surely helps. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234422 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234422 Adam Toren Red Book Connect's solutions for the four biggest issues restaurants face are already embraced by large numbers of businesses. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234820 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234820 Geoff Weiss The acquisition, expected to close later this year, represents the online travel company;s initial foray into the dining industry. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234017 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234017 Tracy Stapp Herold 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234191 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234191 Laura Entis Facebook's new feature is a direct jab at competitors like Yelp. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233856 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233856 Megan Willett Beyond common sense, these suggestions outline the more nuanced details when eating at nicer restaurants. Done Deal: Red Lobster Restaurant Chain Sold for $2.1 Billion Golden Gate Capital, a private equity firm with experience in the restaurant industry, picks up the casual dining seafood chain from Darden Restaurants, Inc. Fri, 16 May 2014 15:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233967 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233967 Laura Entis Golden Gate Capital, a private equity firm with experience in the restaurant industry, picks up the casual dining seafood chain from Darden Restaurants, Inc. 12 Restaurants Capitalizing on the Anti-Fast Food Revolution It takes creativity to engineer a menu of fresh ingredients and healthy dishes – and then use that as the base of a successful business. Here are nutritious concepts transforming the fast-casual kitchen. Fri, 16 May 2014 12:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233921 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233921 Tanya Benedicto Klich It takes creativity to engineer a menu of fresh ingredients and healthy dishes – and then use that as the base of a successful business. Here are nutritious concepts transforming the fast-casual kitchen. How Six Immigrant Entrepreneurs Transformed Dreams Into Businesses They came to the U.S. from China, Grenada, India, Haiti, Nigeria and the former Soviet Union. Now they own businesses in food service and product sales -- and helping other startups. See how they landed launch capital and met challenges. Mon, 05 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233108 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233108 Sujan Patel They came to the U.S. from China, Grenada, India, Haiti, Nigeria and the former Soviet Union. Now they own businesses in food service and product sales -- and helping other startups. See how they landed launch capital and met challenges. Umami Burger Founder's Latest Dish? Chocolate Fried Chicken The founder of the LA burger joint-turned-national franchise is hoping to make similar magic with a new restaurant called ChocoChicken. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232737 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232737 Geoff Weiss The founder of the LA burger joint-turned-national franchise is hoping to make similar magic with a new restaurant called ChocoChicken. Desperate Measures: Olive Garden Revamps Menu as Investors Get Pushy Olive Garden added 20 new items to its menu, as investors call for its parent company to shed the struggling chain. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231794 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231794 Kate Taylor Olive Garden added 20 new items to its menu, as investors call for its parent company to shed the struggling chain. Fast-Food Chains Are Suddenly Going Bananas Over Breakfast From Taco Bell's new Waffle Tacos to McDonald's potential extended breakfast hours, chains are giving breakfast lovers something to talk about. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231765 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231765 Kate Taylor From Taco Bell's new Waffle Tacos to McDonald's potential extended breakfast hours, chains are giving breakfast lovers something to talk about. Business Dining: The Do's and Don'ts of Splitting the Check When dining with clients or customers, it can be fairly simple to avoid the all-too-familiar discomfort and confusion of just who should pay the bill. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231241 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231241 Jacqueline Whitmore When dining with clients or customers, it can be fairly simple to avoid the all-too-familiar discomfort and confusion of just who should pay the bill. In France, Fresh Foods Have to Carry a Special Stamp So They Aren't Mistaken for Frozen French Parliament approved legislation on Wednesday stating that restaurants must denote homemade cuisine on their menus with a special seal. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231188 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231188 Geoff Weiss French Parliament approved legislation on Wednesday stating that restaurants must denote homemade cuisine on their menus with a special seal.