Design Blends Power and Drama with Contemporary Comfort

In designing and laying out restaurants, one area that’s among the most challenging — and the least enjoyable — is restrooms.

Universal Orlando's dining and entertainment complex, CityWalk, celebrated the opening of its newest restaurant attraction in December, The Cowfish.

Morristown, N.J.'s landmark Vail Mansion, an Italian Renaissance Palazzo-style, commissioned in 1917 by AT&T's first president Theodore Vail, is the new home of Jockey Hollow Bar & Kitchen.

Multiconcept operator CH Projects, which has developed some of Southern California's most progressive one-off restaurants, recently opened the second iteration of its popular UnderBelly ramen bar.

Mexican Restaurants Inc. (MRI), which operates 57 Mexican restaurants in Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma under five different brands, has rebranded its fast-casual Mission Burrito concept as Überrito Mexican Grill.

Since the launch of its new prototype building and design in 2013, Hooters of America has been on an aggressive path to remodeling its company restaurants.

What has historically been Denny's Corporation's highest volume company-owned restaurant is back in business following a nearly year-long design refresh.