When it comes to managing a successful restaurant one of the most important numbers to know is food cost. Any restaurateur worth their salt knows their food cost percentage and how to keep it in check while running a restaurant. David Domzalski, who works with Bar Metrix, a consulting firm with offices in the UK, […]
Tourism is bigger than ever in the UK and that means there’s an additional market of consumers that restaurant owners can market themselves to in their cities. According to the Tourism Alliance, a UK-based lobbying firm, the UK is the 8th largest international tourism destination in the world. Add to that the fact that the […]
Restaurant Story, a Michelin-starred tasting menu restaurant in London, is known for a high level of execution and it requires a lot of hands on deck to achieve it. “We work really hard to give our diners the best experience possible and provide the best food,” says head chef Luke Headon. Chef Headon and chef […]
Summer months mean trips to coastal towns and vacations for city-dwellers. With 58% of Brits planning travel abroad during the summer months, city restaurants can have a harder time selling seats. “Restaurants in the city should really take advantage of this slower time,” says Stefano Potortí, managing director of Sagitter One, a U.K. based hospitality […]
For new restaurants, offering guests a new experience and staying true to their mission while making guests feel comfortable can be a big challenge. No one knows this better than Graham Squire, head chef at The Lickfold Inn.