Licence by Creative Commons Once our Executive Chef suggested that we do a “Around the World Buffet”. He was a[…]Read more
Have you gone into a restaurant and felt whats going on here. The place looks cluttered. There is display everywhere. Some of the displays don’t even suit the theme of the restaurant. You feel claustrophobic sitting there.The display items looks dirty and dusty. There is so much things that the staff don’t have the time to clean it. If you look at popular restaurants around the world, you will see their design to be simple but elegant. Even those restaurants after their makeover on Restaurant Impossible or Restaurant Makeover look simple and also elegant.
Here is an interesting article on the impact of a beautiful presented restaurant to yor business. Below is an excerpt from the article , if you want to know more just click on the link.
Mother’s Day is just a few weeks away. It is one of the most popular occasion of the year to dine out and celebrate according to the National Restaurant Association in America. This year its celebrated on the 11th May 2014. Most family restaurants will be planning special buffets or hi tea for that Special Lady in Our Life. Mother’s Day like Valentine’s Day and Christmas offers you an opportunity to come out with special promotions thus increasing revenue.Read more
An old friend of mine called me the other day. This individual was opening a restaurant. A restaurant with Malaysian Eurasian cuisine. Something his mom or grandmon used to cook at home when he was a kid. Much like most home cooked dishes, mothers were only concerned about the taste. Not too much into presentation. He recently got a good cook in terms of flavor but bad on presentation. So he asked me to help him to plate some of his dishes to make it visually appetizing. As the saying goes “People eat with their eyes first“.Read more
Though our bar is not of an Irish theme or not situated in Ireland. Or the simple fact that St Patrick’s day is not widely recognized in Malaysia. Nonetheless we did a St. Patrick’s day promotion. Well we were taking after what Steve Jobs quoted. “A lot of times people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.”Read more