News for the Restaurant Chef

The hospitality industry is often defined by the chefs who own and operate restaurants, where expertise and experimentation set new standards for gourmet foods, pairings with wine, beer, and spirits, and healthy menus.


Robert Irvine and Jon Taffer on Why Tipping is Here to Stay, Restaurants Fail, and Who Would Win in a Fight

TV personalities Robert Irvine and Jon Taffer hold court on the state of the restaurant industry.

Jasper's Corner Tap and Kitchen San Francisco Announces New Menu

Following on the heels of the announcement of a new executive chef, Jasper's Corner Tap and Kitchen launched a brand new menu. The menu features favorites plus unique additions.

James Beard Foundation Awards Ceremony a Night of Surprises and Epic Parties

Chefs, restaurateurs, cocktail artists, media members, and other guests in tuxedos and gowns packed the Lyric Opera House in Chicago for the 2016 James Beard Foundation Awards, held in the Windy Ci

The Complete List of 2016 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Winners

The James Beard Foundation announced its 2016 Restaurant and Chef awards during a ceremony Monday night at the Lyric Opera of Chicago.Here is the full list of winners:

All the World’s A Stagier

A grant program gives young chefs resources to stagier.

Showtime 2016!

A preview of the National Restaurant Association Show, loaded with educational sessions, special events, and a dynamic BAR scene.

Food on Fast Forward

From fine dining to casual counters, the hallmarks of hospitality have become flexibility, efficiency, and freshness.

David Burke fabrick Names New Executive Chef

David Burke Group named Chef Franey to Executive Chef of David Burke fabrick located on the ground floor of Archer Hotel in New York City.

Toni Pâtisserie & Café Unveils Its New Crêpes Menu

Chicagoans can indulge in authentic French crêpes, as Toni Pâtisserie & Café has launched a petite crêperie within its restaurant.

More Details Emerge on The Loyalist from Chef John Shields and Karen Urie

Chefs John Shields and Karen Urie Shields announced further details for the casual half of their dual concept Smyth + The Loyalist in the West Loop.