Restoring Glory: It’ll need high volumes, but The Lexington’s three revenue sources put it in a position to succeed

It was a long time coming, but the newly refurbished Lexington in St. Paul appears to be worth the wait. The beautiful, old building, once the sipping grounds for St. Paul notables, has been restored to its original glory, creating a sensory experience that goes beyond the tastebuds. All that carved wood, two bars, the […]

The Trifecta: There’s a lot to love about the renovation and expansion of the Alma hospitality brand

I love numerous profit centers in restaurants. I also love maximizing the use of the real estate. With the addition of a café concept and a boutique hotel to his high-end Restaurant Alma, award-winning chef Alex Roberts has me head over heels with his new project. Roberts bought the entire building that housed Alma and […]