El Torito Salutes Veterans with a Free Meal on Veterans Day

(RestaurantNews.com) WHO: All active and retired military personnel. WHAT: Select one complimentary item from a special Veterans Day menu featuring a 2-item combo: Carnitas Michoacan Pollo Fresco en Adobo Grilled Chicken Fajitas Grilled Steak Fajitas Chicken and Sour Cream Enchiladas…
Team Real Mex Restaurants Dominates the Culinary Clash Cooking Competition

Golden Glove Award for Best Tasting Food Highlights Real Mex Sweep Cypress, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  A culinary team from El Torito led Real Mex Restaurants to a dominating victory at the 2016 Western Food Expo’s “Culinary Clash” cooking competition.  Team Real…
Real Mex Names 35-Year Industry Veteran Bryan Lockwood As Chief Executive Officer

Cypress, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Real Mex Restaurants (“Real Mex” or the “Company”), the largest full service, casual dining Mexican restaurant chain in the United States, today announced that Bryan Lockwood has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Lockwood is…
Why Upscale Mexican Street-Food Restaurants Are Hot

Tacos have served as an inexpensive street food for centuries now, but they’re ready for an upscale makeover. The rise of the fast casual restaurant is providing the perfect atmosphere for a Mexican food upgrade. Chipotle, Qdoba, and Chevys Fresh…
Restaurants Offering Tax Day Deals

Restaurant chains across the nation are stepping up to offer tax weary Americans a break this year on April 15th with special deals and offers. Arby’s – April 15th is Arby’s 4th Annual Tax Day Curly Fry Giveaway.  Grab your…

You see them all across the country, in shopping malls and street corners, suburban towns and city centers: zombie restaurants. Many of the undead are part of familiar chains that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this year: Friendly’s, Chevys,…

Chevys Fresh Mex announced in honor of National Taco Day, Tuesday, October 4th, guests are invited to visit Chevys and receive one Free Taco.  Guests can receive a free taco when they download the free taco coupon at Chevys facebook…

Real Mex Restaurants, Inc. today announced the appointment of Edie Ames as the Company’s new Chief Operating Officer, effective July 11, 2011. A seasoned restaurant industry executive, Ms. Ames most recently served as Chief Operating Officer of Del Frisco’s Restaurant…

Real Mex Restaurants has announced the resignation of the President of Real Mex Foods and has commenced a national search for his replacement. Mr. Carlos Angulo submitted his resignation to pursue other interests. Rick Dutkiewicz, Interim President and CEO, said,…

Aaron Allen is a independent restaurant consultant who’s worked with over 1,000 different companies, and he’s recently released a report compiling his new research on the 80 most common mistakes restaurant owners make. Surprisingly, he found that chain owners make…

Chevys Fresh Mex announced today four San Francisco restaurants donated 10% of food sales during San Francisco’s home baseball games Monday, April 11th through Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 for Bryan Stow, the baseball fan who was attacked and is seriously…

Real Mex Restaurants has announced the appointment of David Goronkin as President and Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, effective June 1, 2011. Outgoing CEO, Dick Rivera, who has recently fulfilled a two year contract with RMR, said, “David…