When is a Pub a Restaurant

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When is a Pub a Restaurant

When is a Pub a Restaurant? Over the past ten years retailers in the hospitality industry have had to look for new ways of competing for business and attracting new customers, in response to increased competition and changing customer tastes. The response from traditional pub retailers was to develop food and combine with drink to appeal to wider markets. Food sales in many branded outlets typically overtook wet sales and pub retailers felt the need to disassociate themselves from their less fashionable pub...

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What Makes A Good Restaurant?

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What Makes A Good Restaurant?

What Makes A Good Restaurant? Was the question recently asked to a trainee surveyor at Pearl Restaurant Realty. Not surprisingly, the reply coming from a “property” person, initially focused on location, accommodation, building, design, etc, i.e. the restaurant’s physical bits. As the trainee was encouraged to expand on their answer, service, menu and atmosphere were eventually offered. No doubt the same question posed to a chef would provoke a different response altogether, but ultimately it...

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