Bar, Lounge, and Restaurant Consulting

Bar, Lounge, and Restaurant Consulting: Profit Improvement Specialists

From charming cafes to opulent hotels and resorts, our seasoned team of restaurant consulting experts is poised to bring your culinary vision to life.

Whether you’re embarking on an exciting new venture or revitalizing a beloved local hotspot, we tailor our services to each unique project, fostering the unique culture of each establishment, and creating food and beverage experiences that both we and our clients are proud to present.

Our Expertise: Doug Zeif & Team

The principal in our group is Doug Zeif, a seasoned professional in restaurant consulting who began as a humble grill cook and rose to prominence as the #2 executive at The Cheesecake Factory during its spectacular growth in the 80s & 90s. Since then, he has led teams in launching upscale restaurants and hotel brands worldwide, providing unparalleled consulting services to renowned hotel brands and substantial hotel ownership groups.


Services Offered in Restaurant Consulting:

  • Concept Ideation and Development: Turn-key approach
  • Food & Beverage Deep Dive: Uncovering opportunities for excellence
  • Profit Improvement: Maximizing your bottom line
  • Systems Implementation: Efficiency at its best
  • Asset & Project Management: Seamless execution
  • Kitchen & Bar Equipment Layout and Specifications: Precision planning
  • Procurement Review and Oversight: Cost-effective solutions
  • Menu Engineering: Crafting memorable experiences
  • Cocktail, Beer, and Wine List Development: Bespoke beverage programs
  • Hotel Food Consulting: Elevate your guest experience
  • Third-Party Restaurant Operator Liaison: JV’s, leases, management deals

Are you ready to turn an idea into a culinary masterpiece or breathe new life into a dated venue? We’re more than ready to help, and we can’t wait to get started.

Get In Touch With The Experts In Restaurant Consulting

Your vision deserves the expertise and care that only Next! can provide in the world of restaurant consulting. Don’t wait to take the first step towards achieving your culinary dreams. Contact Next! to learn more today and let’s start building your success story!

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