RD - Event Info

We look forward to seeing you at Restaurant Directions in 2021!

July 18-20, 2021
Fairmont Austin, Austin, TX,

This is the event for regional and emerging restaurant chains looking to take their business to the next level

Check out this year’s event

Interested in attending next year?

Before submitting, please note:

You have agreed to receive notifications for when the 2020 registration site and room block become available. If at any point, you would like to be removed, please contact Mark Hatch.

Attendee Information

You may also contact:
Mark Hatch
(Director, Trade Relations, Foodservice)

Interested in sponsoring next year?

Before submitting, please note:

Plenty of in-person, print, mobile or customized sponsorship opportunities are available to you in 2020. Each inquiry submission will be reviewed thoroughly. Events do not have deadlines for sending in proposals.

Thank you for connecting with us!

Sponsor Information

You may also contact:
Breezie Gindlesperger
(Manager, Sponsor Relations)



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It is with great regret that we announce the cancellation of this year’s Restaurant Directions conference,

Hundreds of emerging-chain operators and others gathered this week in Los Angeles for the 2019 Restaurant Directions conference. Speakers offered guidance for those in the midst of trying to grow young brands.