Colorado's restaurants serve as an engine of economic growth, generating significant sales and tax revenues for the state. They provide career and employment opportunities for individuals of every age, background and skill and experience level.


Carolyn Livingston
Communication Director
(303) 830-2972 x 117
(484) 802-5424 (cell)
Sonia Riggs
President & CEO
(303) 830-2972 x 113
(720) 937-3992 (cell)

recent news + events

October 9, 2017
Colorado Restaurant Show Exhibitors and Save the Date
Exhibit at the Colorado Restaurant Show and Save the Date for the second annual event... read more >>
October 9, 2017
Announcing Danny Meyer as Keynote at the Colorado Restaurant Show
We are thrilled to announce that kicking off the show this year is a keynote presenta... read more >>
September 20, 2017
Important Industry Awards from NRAEF -- Faces of Diversity and Restaurant Neighbor Awards
There are two important industry awards that are presented yearly by the National Res... read more >>
September 20, 2017
Compliance Tip - PCI Standards Necessary to Reduce your Risk
As mentioned in this month’s On the Fly, 54% of small businesses have been the victim... read more >>
September 20, 2017
Hospitality News September 20, 2017
Experience The Bodega at The Colorado Restaurant Show read more >>
September 13, 2017
Hospitality News September 13, 2017
If It Can Happen to Equifax, It Can Happen to You -- Cyber Security is Important! read more >>
September 6, 2017
Hospitality News September 6, 2017
Another Blow to U.S. DOL Overtime Rule
September 1, 2017
CRA Welcome's New Members
Wondering who has joined the club? Take a look at our recent new CRA members, and rea... read more >>
August 30, 2017
Hospitality News August 30, 2017
Denver Food + Wine Festival is next week :: Get your Discount Tickets Now! read more >>
August 16, 2017
Hospitality News August 16, 2017
Colorado Restaurant Insurance adds EPLI and Cyber Liability Lines of Insurance read more >>

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Network with fellow business owners, stay up to date on legislative issues important to our industry, connect with your peers, take advantage of significant savings opportunities and stay informed. Join the Colorado Restaurant Association!

Restaurant Owners – The CRA is a full-service solution for every type and size of restaurant. We are powerful advocates for the industry, an information hub and a catalyst for networking. And we’re committed to offering meaningful benefits and resources you need to run a profitable business.

Service Providers - Companies that serve restaurants have a strong ally in the CRA. Our restaurant members look to the CRA members first when seeking products and services, they also make the real connections with service providers at local and state events.

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