DiRōNA News

Apply before April 1st for our annual DiRoNA Scholarships

UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN                   Since 1987, the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation has provided merit-based scholarships for undergraduate students...

Join Us For The 2017 DiRōNA Annual Reunion Luncheon

DiRōNA is proud to have awarded over 650 distinctive restaurants across North America since its inception in 1990. To celebrate our wonderful organization and honor our Hall of Fame members, DiRōNA hosts an annual reunion luncheon in Chicago occurring during the...

What it means to be a DiRōNA Awardee

Jasper's Restaurant 1201 West 103rd Street Kansas City, Missouri 64114-4512 816.941.6600 January 25, 2017 What it means to be a DiRōNA Awardee. As a longstanding member of DiRōNA, it’s my pleasure to offer you a little insight into how much the association means...

Chimney Park recognized as one of continent’s best!

  January 11, 2017 WINDSOR — A think tank forms in the kitchen before every shift at Chimney Park Restaurant and Bar. In a matter of hours, the night's elite four-course tasting menu is drafted from scratch, giving diners a unique fine-dining experience at every...

Congratulations to our 2016 DiRoNA Scholarship Winners

2016 DiRoNA Scholarship Winners:   Tiara Alston - Sullivan University Annslea Schaber - Sullivan University John Sadler - Sullivan University Kristin Criswell - Culinary Institute of America Anna Marano - Stratford Chefs School Solange Arias -...

Meet the Chef: Bill Brady, Sonoma Restaurant

  Bill and Kim Brady opened Sonoma Restaurant in Princeton in September of 1996, “realizing their dream of owning and operating what has become Central Massachusetts, premier dining establishment.” Sonoma and executive chef Bill Brady both have garnered ongoing...

Congratulations to our new 2016 DiRōNA Awarded Restaurants!

      New DiRōNA Awarded Restaurants for 2016   Chez Francois - Vermillion, OH Chimney Park - Windsor, CO da Maurizio - Halifax, NS Graycliff - Nassau, Bahamas Headwaters - Alton, ON Jillian's - Palm Desert, CA Little Louis' - Moncton, NB...