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.

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.

Concessions International Opens Chef Geoff's in Dulles Airport

Well-known Washington, D.C., restaurant group Chef Geoff’s has teamed with leading U.S.

First Watch To Open Fourth Phoenix Location

First Watch Restaurants announced plans to open a fourth First Watch restaurant this summer in the Biltmore area of Phoenix.

Dave Magrogan Group Continues Strong Growth in Mid Atlantic

Pennsylvania-based restaurateur Dave Magrogan is planning to double the number of Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar locations over the next year.

First Watch in Bonita Springs, Florida, Relocates To Bigger Space

First Watch Restaurants announced the relocation of its decade-old restaurant in Bonita Springs, Florida.

Chef Sarah Master Updates Midwestern Cuisine at Lakeside Resort

Refined flavors and comfortable lodging will combine in June with the opening of Mr. Roberts Resort in Pengilly, Minnesota.