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Restaurant Associates

Public Restaurant Food

Become part of Restaurant Associates, a name that has been synonymous with exciting restaurant concepts and high quality foodservice for over half a century. RA is a New York City leader in the foodservice industry for some of the nation's premier museums, performing arts centers and corporate accounts. Restaurant Associates' commitment to upscale dining has led the way to develop successful culinary programs. If you share our belief in the value of delivering Superior Quality Food and Delivery Hospitality Excellence, we invite you to learn more about Restaurant Associates' dynamic select team of professionals. Come share your talents with one of the nations' fastest-growing, multi-million dollar organizations.


  • Healthcare Plan: Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Insurance: Life and Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings
  • Flexible Spending Account: Healthcare & Dependent Care
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Career Development Programs
  • Mentor Program
  • Career Advancement Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Front of House Careers

Our Café Managers, Food Service Directors and General Managers are our customer service experts. They are our frontline ambassadors for Restaurant Associates.

Catering Careers

Do you have a passion for details? Join as a Catering Sales Manager, Catering Director or Conference Catering Manager and be part of our team of trend-setters.

Restaurant Associates is always accepting applicants for catering staff. Resumes can be sent to Interested parties will be invited to interview during hiring season.

Finance Careers

Our Associate Controllers and Controllers work closely with the Director and Chef. Together, they manage all the financial aspects of the account.

Culinary Careers

Our food philosophy is Simplicity, Style and Passion! Whether you are interested in a First Cook, Sous Chef or an Executive Chef opportunity, Restaurant Associates offers a creative work environment.

At Restaurant Associates, there are endless career opportunities in an environment that encourages development and growth.
If you share our belief in the value of delivering superior quality and service within a variety of upscale food service venues, we invite you to apply to become a part of Restaurant Associates’ dynamic, select team of professionals.

Contact Us

Corporate Headquarters
330 Fifth Avenue
5th Floor
New York, NY 10001