restaurant design digest

A bi-monthly digital companion to rd+d magazine for restaurant development, design and construction professionals. Each edition features a new restaurant profile, industry buzz, chain development news and trends as well as interviews with key influencers and coverage of other topics related to restaurant development and design.

Title Published Date
Go Inside Gotham Market at the Ashland, Smith & Wollensky's Miami Beach Overhaul and More 23 March 2017
Burrito Beach Leaves Kitsch Behind, D.C.’s New Beaux-Arts Coffee Shop and More 09 March 2017
East Coast Wings & Grill Goes Beyond Sports, The Boom in Restaurant Distilleries and More 23 February 2017
Lil’ Cocina’s Colorful Gamble, Go Inside illy Caffè’s New Flagship and Much More 09 February 2017
Meet the rd+d awards Winners, 10 Must-See Coffee Shops, Yogurtland in Singapore, Johnny Rockets Brand Refresh Results and More 26 January 2017
Amada Debuts in NYC, Cannon + Belle Takes Texas, Soulman’s Tweaks Prototype and More 12 January 2017
The Ten Most-Instagrammed Restaurants of 2016, Peak Inside Five New Restaurants and More 22 December 2016
Breakfast Table Delivers Style on a Budget, Texas Medical Center’s Third Coast Restaurant and More 08 December 2016
New Designs for Back Yard Burgers and Bojangles’, Pizza Places Expand Operations and More 22 November 2016
NYC's Poción Mixes Up Winning Formula, Junction Bakery Opens in Va. and More 10 November 2016
Time Savers Get Projects Done Faster, Expansion Plans, Personnel News and More 27 October 2016
Hot Harry's Finds its Place with Redesign, Dry-Aging Rooms Move to the Front of the House and Much More 13 October 2016
The Libertine Opens in Las Vegas, Blue Moon Brewing Celebrates Grand Opening, and Much More 22 September 2016
Acapulco Restaurant Debuts New Prototype, Toll House Café Pursues Nontraditional Locations and More 08 September 2016
Sweetgreen Expands, Krispy Kreme Returns, Stone Brewing Breaks Ground on Beer-Themed Hotel and More 25 August 2016
Penn Station Gets a Revamp, Kellogg’s Opens NYC Restaurant and Much More 11 August 2016
STK Orlando Opens, Umami Burger Expands, Global Q1 Foodservice Visits Up and More 28 July 2016
Connors Steak & Seafood Offers Polished Casual, Designers Offer Backstage Pass to Patrons and More 14 July 2016
Thrive360 Eatery Debuts in Chicago, C-Store Design Impacts Consumpution and More 23 June 2016
Burton's Redesigns with Millennials in Mind, Introducing the rd+d Awards and More 09 June 2016
Lee's Sandwiches Opens First East Coast Store, Old Crow Takes Flight with Kicked-Up Design and more 26 May 2016
Fast Food, Fresh Design, Bread & Butterfly Wants Guests to Unplug and more 12 May 2016
When to Value Engineer? From the Start, Chicago Mainstay the Boundary Undergoes Complete Renovation and more 28 April 2016
Margaritas Goes for Eye Catching with Redesign, Johnny Rockets 2.0 Prepares to Take Flight and more 14 April 2016
Smashburger Franchisee Expands to Airports and Casinos, Back to the Future with Retro Bars and more 24 March 2016
Natural by Design, Tony Roma’s Updating Its Flagship and more. 10 March 2016
Massachusetts’ Flank Restaurant Offers a New Take on Steakhouse Design, UFood Grill Debuts Remodel at Logan International Airport and more! 25 February 2016
Super Chix Looking to Expand Fast Casual, Pizza Patron Resumes Franchising and more! 11 February 2016
KINDRED Combines Cocktails with Vegan Fare, Stephen Starr Opens Le Zoo and More! 28 January 2016
Bonanza Goes Casual, Fazoli’s Opens C-Store, and More 14 January 2016
Farm Bar Showcases Farm-to-Table, La Madeleine Expands and More 22 December 2015
Roti Focuses on the Casual, Our All-New Product Guide and More 10 December 2015
BLT Steak Debuts New Location in Aruba, Pizza Patron’s New Standalone and More 24 November 2015
Pakpao Thai’s High Energy Small Space, Cicis Rebranding Efforts and More 12 November 2015
Schlotzsky’s Tests New Prototype Design, International Expansions and More 22 October 2015
Craft Brewer Builds Community with Bar/Restaurant, How To Conserve Water and More 08 October 2015
New Brewery Showcases Industrial Farmhouse Style, Restaurant-Market Hybrids and More 24 September 2015
Burger Warfare Goes Big, Form + Function and More 10 September 2015
Go Inside Pittsburgh’s The Commoner, L.A. Marries Coffee and Juice Bars, and Much more 27 August 2015
Johnny Rockets’ New Campus Prototype, Foodservice Traffic Hits Six-Year High and More 13 August 2015
Firehouse Subs Debuts in Chicago’s Loop, International Expansions for Texas Chicken and BURGERFI and More 23 July 2015
Zoup! Redesign Warms Environment, Restaurant Development Report and More 09 July 2015
MidiCi Ups the Fast-Casual Pizza Ante, Amy’s Kitchen Branches Out and Much More 25 June 2015
Element Shines in Former Power Plant, Henry’s Tavern Lands at PDX and Much More 11 June 2015
At the Table with Nathan Andrew, Designer of Pounds and Ounces, Zaxby’s New Prototype and More 28 May 2015
Kuro Opens at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, James Beard Design Awards and More 14 May 2015
City Kitchen Spices Up Times Square, Paula Deen Heads to the Great Smoky Mountains and More 23 April 2015
Garbanzo’s Continues Brand Refresh, Pie Five and Gigi’s Expansion Plans and More 09 April 2015
Starbucks' Strategies, James Beard Design Award Nominees and more 26 March 2015
Steel & Rye Taps Historic Mill Influences, Planet Hollywood Sees Stars and more 12 March 2015
Hot New Airport Concepts Debut, Ponderosa Goes to Dubai and Much More! 26 February 2015
Peet’s Coffee & Tea Opens Chicago Flagship, 7 Tips on Hiring Designers and More 12 February 2015
Pistola brings New York style to L.A., “eatertainment” restaurant concepts and More 22 January 2015
Historic Vail Mansion Transformed into Jockey Hollow Bar & Kitchen, The Cowfish Opens at CityWalk and More 08 January 2015
UnderBelly II Utilizes Raw Materials, Mission Burrito Rebrands and More 23 December 2014
Go Inside Minneapolis’ Spoon and Stable, Denny’s Reopens Iconic Vegas Unit and More 11 December 2014
Arby’s Unveils New Prototype, Newark’s Terminal C Reimagined and Much More 25 November 2014
Bombshells Expands in Houston, Tippling Hall Debuts in Chicago, Chain News and More 13 November 2014
Café Deluxe Opens Hotel Location, Bonanza Unveils New Concept and Much More 23 October 2014
Adaptive Reuse Case Study: Pizza Man, NYC’s Rainbow Room Shimmers Again and More 09 October 2014
Eddie Merlot’s Opens in Pittsburgh, Q&A with Taziki’s CEO and Much More 11 September 2014
Chicago's Spiaggia Reimagined, Panda Express Reveals New Kitchen Design, and Much More 21 August 2014
Margaritaville Goes to the Smoky Mountains, Olive Garden Rolls Out Remodel and Much More 10 July 2014
Go Inside Fogo de Chao Manhattan Flagship, Millennials Driving Design Trends and More 12 June 2014
Earls Kitchen Debuts in Miami, Nando's New Design and Much More 15 May 2014
Not Your Average Joe’s New Look, Link Between Restaurant Ambiance and Guest Satisfaction, Development News and More 16 April 2014
Consider This: Restaurant Signage 16 April 2014
Bruegger's Bagels Unveils New Prototype, Franchising Q&A with Pizza Rev, Development News and More 18 March 2014
Go Inside Cooper’s Hawk’s New Winery Restaurant, Q&A with a Reclaimed Building Materials Expert and Much More 20 February 2014
Introducing restaurant design digest: The Latest Design and Development News, Exclusive Project Profiles and More 16 January 2014
How to: Make an Entrance 15 October 2013