Restaurant Design: Designing, Constructing and Renovating a Food Service Establishmen (The Food Service Professional Guide to Series 14)

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This new series of fifteen books - The Food Service Professional Guide TO Series from the editors of the Food Service Professional are the best and most comprehensive books for serious food service operators available today.

These step-by-step guides on a specific management subject range from finding a great site for your new restaurant to how to train your wait staff and literally everything in between. They are easy and fast-to-read, easy to understand and will take the ...

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Overview

This new series of fifteen books - The Food Service Professional Guide TO Series from the editors of the Food Service Professional are the best and most comprehensive books for serious food service operators available today.

These step-by-step guides on a specific management subject range from finding a great site for your new restaurant to how to train your wait staff and literally everything in between. They are easy and fast-to-read, easy to understand and will take the mystery out of the subject. The information is "boiled down" to the essence. They are filled to the brim with up to date and pertinent information.

The books cover all the bases, providing clear explanations and helpful, specific information. All titles in the series include the phone numbers and web sites of all companies discussed. What you won't find are wordy explanations, tales of how someone did it better, or a scholarly lecture on the theory.

Every paragraph in each of the books are comprehensive, well researched, engrossing, and just plain fun-to-read, yet are packed with interesting ideas. You'll be using your highlighter a lot! The best part aside from the content is they are very moderately price. You can also purchase the whole 15 book series the isbn number is 0-910627-26-6. You are bound to get a great new idea to try on every page if not out of every paragraph. Do not be put off by the low price, these books really do deliver the critical information and eye opening ideas you need you to succeed without the fluff so commonly found in more expensive books on the subject. Highly recommended!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 25, 2007

    Save your money

    This book is not for those who are investigating the notion of opening a restaurant (like I was) because it is woefully short of concrete advice or information. It is also not for experts because it won't tell you anything you don't already know, or could figure out by spending some time in a bar or restuarant. The '365 insider tips' mentioned on the cover may be inside, but are nowhere identified as such. Some useful facts would include things like 'nationally, the average market-up for food is...' but this kind of solid, useful info is not present in this book. Many of the referenced sources for information are obsolete or charge for the information. Isn't that why you bought this book? The book is small in size (pocket size), a fact which is not mentioned in B&N marketing, and is full of typos and formatting errors. A big disappointment.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2006

    Restaurant Design Gave Me Added Confidence

    Thinking about my new restaurant was overwhelming. I was confused by themes, locations, and building codes until I read Restaurant Design. This book showed me how to determine the best locations and assemble the right team to bring my vision into fruition. I learned how to deal with lagging construction schedules and even pick colors schemes, which encourage profits. The beauty of this book is that it breaks down the intricacies of the entire design process into laymen¿s terms. You are provided with enough technical information to work with your team effectively. Thanks to Restaurant Design, I am confident that I can do this.

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