Dunbar Associates works with clients in many segments of our industry. We help restaurants and multi-unit operators, hotels, ski resorts, golf clubs and resorts, special event caterers, casinos, race tracks, night clubs, corporate dining and catering, colleges, senior care facilities, vending companies, prisons, gourmet markets, cruise ships, culinary schools, historic inns, and spiritual retreats.

Restaurant Clients

Regional Chains

The 505 Group, Pump House Grille, Casey's Bar and Grill, Czar's, Alicart Inc., Carmine's, Virgil's BBQ, Artie's Deli, Anita's New Mexico Style Mexican Foods, The Glazier Group, Michael Jordan's Steakhouse, Max Restaurant Group, Tria Cafe Group, Carribean Restaurant Concepts, The Ground Round, Eat'N Park Restaurants, Jasper's,Chimney Rock Inn Group,Eagle Rock Management Group,Adulis Enterprises, Raising Canes,Rusty Rudder,Hotel State College,Nifty Fifty's,Diamond's,Flanigan's Boat House,Monell's of Nashville and Franklin,Bice,Burritoville,French Roast Group,Tommy O'Sullivan's Pub's, The Spare Rib,Sylvia's,J. Paul's,Old Glory,Primo Cappucino,Chock Full O'Nuts,Vincent's Clam Bar,Dribble's,Kahunaville,Osteria al Doge,Osteria Laguna,S and S Cafeterias,Les Halles,Rucker Johns, Restaurant Associates,New England Soup Factory,Eide Enterprises,Taco Mac,Sotto Sotto/Fritti,Bazzaar,Baraonda,Enoteca Carbonari,Hallmark Crown Center,Copper Cellar Group,James Joyce Pub, Brewhouse Cafe,Frankie and Johnnie's,Ocean Drive and Habana, and Leamington Dock Group.

Pizza Chains

Mellow Mushroom,Bertucci's,Uno's Chicago Grill,Teresa's Pizza Colore, and Farrelli's Wood Fired Pizza.

High Volume Restaurants

Annie's Paramount Steak House,Barney Greengrass,Ellen's Stardust Diner,Filomena in Georgetown,Scoozi,Piv's Pub,Leo's Delancey Street Deli,Napi's,Krogh's,Sazerac House-my first client ever-thank's Barry!, Crab Trap,Lobster House,Victoria's,Jonah and the Whale,O.C. Seacrets,Pineville Tavern,Deep CreekRestaurant,Chick and Ruth's Delly,Bagel Zone,Maryland Way Restaurant Group,Marketplace, River Cat Grill,Fingers Wings and Other Things,Christina River Club,Bagel Stop,Terrapin,Fork,Puerto Azul,East Bay Crab and Grille,Pete's Saloon,Old Cutler Oyster Bar,Jekyll and Hyde Club, Cromwell's Tavern,Blackie's,Starboard Dewey Beach,Chesapeake Inn,I Trulli,California Tortilla,Birchwood Pub,Nick's Seafood,Nelson Head's Dixie Bones BBQ,Village Tavern,Rowayton Seafood, Post Road Brewing,Tasty Bagels,Third Street Chicken Group,Landmark Diner.

Franchisee Groups

Wendy's,KFC,Burger King,Taco Bell,Bear Rock Cafe,Genghis Grill,Pizza Hut,Miami Subs Grill,Cinnabon,Tequila Sunrise, and Wild Wing Cafe.

Lodging Clients

Ski Resorts

Telluride Ski and Golf Resort,Steamboat Ski Resort,Killington Ski Resort,Mt. Snow Ski Resort,The Canyons,Sunday River Ski Resort,Stratton Mountain Ski Resort, and Attitash Ski Resort.

Shore Resorts

Golf Resorts

Turf Valley Resort,Grove Park Inn,Lake Placid Resort,Ritz Carlton Lake Oconee,Doral Arrowwood,The Sagamore,The Equinox,Nittany Lion Inn, and Penn Stater Conference Center.

Urban Hotels

Times Square Hilton,Marriott Metro Center,Madison Hotel,Hotel Carlyle,Hyatt Regency Houston,International House,Danbury Hilton,Back Bay Hilton, and Gershwin Hotel.

Historic Hotels & Inns

Lenox Hotel,Colonial Inn,Griswold Inn,Inn at Essex,Somerset Hills Hotel,Hawthorne Hotel, and Red Lion Inn.

Spiritual and Lifestyle Retreats

Murray Hill Place,Arnold Hall,Word of Life Bible Institute (Schroon Lake),Structure House, and Kripalu Center.

Banquet and Buffet Clients

Special Events Caterers

Jimmy Duffy's at Daylesford,Florentine Gardens,Central Park Boathouse,Bridgewater's,Twenty Four Fifth,Douglaston Manor,South Shore Country Club,Westbury Manor,Chateaubriand,Fox Hollow, The Bethwood,Rita's Catering,Simply Divine,Wood Winds,The Excelsior,The Altland House,Valencia Ballroom,Brynwood Inn and Bull Run Inn,Old Mill Inn,Rockleigh Country Club,Morin's Caterers, Jekyll Island Authority,American Legion Post 28,Catering Collaborative, and Classic Catering People.

Golf Clubs

Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club,The Officer Club-Camp Lejeune (U.S. Marine Corps),Southern Hills Country Club,Center Square Golf Club,Alpine Country Club,Quechee Lakes Club, and Saucon Valley Club.

Racetracks and Cruise Ships

Sunland Park Racetrack,Lake George Steamboat Company, and Odyssey Cruises Boston.

Other Clients

Schools and Museums

The Pennsylvania State University,Northeastern University,Holyoke Community College,New England Culinary Institute,Culinary Institute of Canada,Museum of Science-Boston,Cambrian College, and Virginia State University.

Corporate Dining

Corning Inc.,Corporate Catering by Sylvia-Oracle,Kmart,Tennessee Business Enterprises,Federal Reserve Board-Washington, DC,Pitney Bowes,Fannie Mae and ABC News.

Contract Caterers

Ogden Aviation @ JFK Airport,Take A Break,Flik Catering, and Ameriserve.

Gourmet Markets

McCaffery's Markets,Price Chopper Markets,Big V Markets,Nuova Pasta, and Whole Foods Market.

Health Care

Montefiore University Hospital-Pittsburgh,Caretech,Hospitality Consulting,Triple A,Lester Senior Community,Nutrition Inc., and Belmont Village.


Hamden County Correctional Center, and NJ Department of Correction.

Contact Joe Dunbar at Dunbar Associates

Please call us at (800) 949-3295 to schedule an initial consultation. He will review your issues and provide a free evaluation. You may email your request by clicking on the link below.