Genuine Pizza Debuts in Miami, Plans Immediate Expansion

Genuine Pizza — a new concept from popular three-unit Miami chain Harry’s Pizzeria — debuted inside Aventura Mall’s new 315,000-square-foot expansion.

Read more ...

City Winery Founder Michael Dorf on His Inspirations and Acoustical Challenges

In 2008 Michael Dorf, former owner of New York’s iconic Knitting Factory, opened his first City Winery in the Big Apple. This multi-concept space combines a fully-functioning winery with a music venue, to which he added a 50-seat restaurant in 2010.

Read more ...

SwatchBook: Purple Is the New Orange

In honor of Pantone’s color of the year — Ultra Violet (18-3838 to you color nerds) — we’ve rounded up 5 hot restaurant designs that use shades of violet to create fun, dramatic, eye-popping interiors.

Read more ...

Colectivo Coffee Offers Handcrafted Interiors

Based in Milwaukee, Wis., Colectivo Coffee started 25 years ago as a small coffee roaster operating out of a warehouse basement. In the time since, it has evolved into a chain with 17 specialty coffee shops as well as a bakery making the pastries sold in these stores.

Read more ...

Craft Beer Concept Beerhead Redesigns for Franchise Push

Based in the Chicago area, Beerhead is a craft beer concept offering roughly 500 beers in each of its seven restaurants. Open since 2012, the chain recently began selling franchises and has four such locations in its pipeline.

Read more ...

Ultra-Luxe Chinese Fine Dining Concept Debuts in The Bahamas

Shuang Ba, which aims to offer authentic Chinese fine dining in an ultra-luxurious setting, opened December 8 at the Grand Hyatt Baha Mar Resort in The Bahamas.

Read more ...

Current Issue

rdd current cover 250x326