Restaurant Operators

Restaurant members represent tableservice, quickservice, on-site foodservice, cafeterias, and more.      

From discounts on products to rich research reports to in-depth information on the latest battle on Capitol Hill, we have you covered.  Learn more about the benefits of membership in the National Restaurant Association.


Advocacy and representation

Whether you’re a single unit operator or a multi-unit chain, our goal is to protect your economic interests and sustain your ability to make independent decisions that are right for your business.  We take on the fight so you can focus on what matters most for your growth and prosperity.  Learn about top-priority issues for restaurants and what you can do to make a difference.

Education and networking

We believe in peer learning and the value of personal connections.  That’s why our programs and initiatives create opportunities for you to meet and learn from other restaurant and foodservice industry professionals. Learn about how you can get involved in our educational events and Executive Study Groups.  Members also receive free admission to the National Restaurant Association Show.

Research and insight

The restaurant industry is fast-paced and ever-changing.  That’s why we continually conduct industry research to help our members stay ahead of the game. From our annual industry forecast to our research on operations and the economy, we work to get you in front of trends before they emerge.  Explore the research, trends and insights available to you as a member.

Discounts and offerings

The National Restaurant Association is committed to creating an array of compelling member discount options that offer special, preferred pricing on services and products that help advance and protect America's restaurant and foodservice industry. Visit our Discounts & Offerings page for more info, and check back through 2019 as we continue to grow our offerings.

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