Restaurant Real Estate

FSR highlights the best markets for restaurant expansion and industry news on new openings, franchise deals, and growth.


Airport Dining Lifts Off

Restaurateurs elevate the dining experience for consumers who want more than fast food on the fly.

Zuma NYC Showcases Signature Aesthetic

Izakaya Japanese Restaurant Deigned By Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers

World of Beer to Open First NYC Location

Early next month, World of Beer will open its first location in New York City, a 5,000-square-foot space in Chelsea, six blocks from Madison Square Garden.

Southern Concepts Restaurant Group Opens Third Colorado Location

Southern Concepts Restaurant Group opened its third full-service Southern Hospitality restaurant in the Colorado market in Lone Tree.

ESquared Hospitality Opens Second BLT Steak in Japan

After opening in Roppongi, Tokyo Sept. 2014, BLT Steak Ginza opened on the 8th floor of the Royal Crystal Ginza in Tokyo, Japan.

Site Selection Technology SiteZeus Secures Additional Funding

SiteZeus, a business centered on site selection technology for emerging and established brands, announced it has secured $2.2 million in funding from Chris Sullivan, Bloomin’ Brands partner a

Quaker Steak & Lube Coming To Cedar Point Amusement Park

The casual-dining franchise Quaker Steak & Lube announced it signed a franchise development agreement with Cedar Fair to develop a new restaurant at Cedar Point amusement park and resort i

Del Frisco's Grille To Open at Waterfront Corporate Location in Hoboken, NJ

SJP Properties, one of the New York metropolitan area’s most active development companies, announced it has signed a lease with Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group to open Del Frisco’s

The Melting Pot Offers Franchise Incentive in Connecticut

The Melting Pot is accelerating its expansion effort in Hartford, Connecticut by offering a significant discount on its initial franchise fee.