Restaurant Real Estate

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


Small Spaces Don’t Cramp Restaurateurs’ Style

The culinary meccas of Rome and Paris don’t have many 200-seat restaurants.

Flagship Scotty’s Brewhouse Begins Major Renovations

Major renovations have begun at the flagship Scotty’s Brewhouse located at 3905 East 96th St. in Indianapolis.

Scotty’s Brewhouse Will Anchor Butler University Retail Development

Scotty’s Brewhouse has signed a lease for its 17th restaurant, and this one comes with a little twist.

Redesign Brings Hotel Restaurant Into New Territory

Territory Kitchen & Bar: The making of a cohesive concept

A Power Plant Recharges into a Dining Destination

On the outskirts of downtown St.

Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen Opens in San Antonio

Russo's Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen opened at the mixed-use residential and shopping destination, The Rim, in San Antonio.

Yard House Plans For Chicago Opening

Yard House will open a 403-seat restaurant in early fall at Chicago’s NewCity in Lincoln Park.

Babbalucci Opens on Harlem's Restaurant Row

The restaurant features wood-oven fare and new interpretations on Italian classics

BJ's Opens Its First Alabama Location

Opened of its new restaurant in Huntsville, Alabama, on Monday, July 6

Ritz-Carlton Aruba Adds BLT Steak Restaurant

Critically acclaimed restaurant will celebrate its second outpost in the Caribbean