Restaurant Patio Tips

Tips for a Great Restaurant Patio Make sure your customers keep coming back for more! Open Table has created a list of the top outdoor dining restaurants. The list was created with the help of a survey from Open Table users.  The venues featured can provide great...

State & Federal Relief

As many of the COVID resources expire, NMRA will continue to monitor what relief programs are available and post them here for our members to access. If you know of any additional funding resource for restaurants that is not on this list please send the information to...

NMRA 2022 Hospitality Industry Awards

All the nominees are in, and our judges are tallying up the totals to honor the 2022 Hospitality Industry Awards winners for Chef, Restaurant Neighbor, Restaurateur and Manager of the Year! We can’t wait to gather with all of you on November 14 at Embassy Suites...
Legal Consults for Your Restaurant

Legal Consults for Your Restaurant

Need help with a legal question? Don’t know the next steps to take? Wonder if you have to escalate a matter? NMRA is proud to announce our partnership with Mariposa Padilla Sivage of Sutin, Thayer, and Browne. New Mexico Restaurant Association members have a...
Using your Buyer’s Guide

Using your Buyer’s Guide

If you are a restaurant vendor or supplier, you know how valuable it is to get your information in the hands of the owners and operators.  Our guide has a statewide distribution of 4,500 and is mailed directly to restaurants all across the state.  Contact us to be...
‘Closed’: The Story Behind the Sign

‘Closed’: The Story Behind the Sign

by: John Self, The Service Doc We’ve all seen “closed” signs hanging in the windows of empty restaurants, especially since COVID tore into our industry and lives. We probably just glanced at the signs but didn’t really see them. Closed signs are such a common sight...