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Small Business with a Large Impact

In Colorado, more than 11,800 eating and drinking establishments employ 285,000 workers, 10% of Colorado’s workforce.
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ServSafe Food Safety Manager Training

Learn how to prevent foodborne illness through food sanitation, and understand the essentials of responsible alcohol service.
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Educating Tomorrow's Industry Leaders

The Colorado Restaurant Foundation is dedicated to training individuals entering and working in the industry.
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It’s the law! Certified Food Protection Manager classes and more.

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Helping Colorado Restaurants Thrive

Founded in 1933, the Colorado Restaurant Association (CRA) is the leading trade organization for the state's dynamic foodservice industry. Colorado's restaurant industry is a driving force of the state's economy. Our sole purpose is to protect restaurant businesses and to help them thrive. The CRA is run by restaurateurs, for restaurants.

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The American tipping system benefits employees, customers, and restaurants....

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Established in 1987, the Colorado Restaurant Foundation (CRF) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization governed by a ...

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Are you looking for ways to stay informed or get involved? Check out our news and events to stay updated on the latest in the Colorado restaurant industry.
Blue Ribbon Reception - Legislative Kick-Off Party

Commonly referred to as the most popular reception of the season among legislators, the CRA Blue Ribbo...

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Hospitality News July 31, 2019

Clean Indoor Air Act Update, CRB Show Early Bird Deadline, New link for Dogs on Patio Variances, and m...

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Hospitality News July 24, 2019

The State has issued guidelines regarding variances for Dogs on Patios, What do you know about Workers...

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Become a Member

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!

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CRA Job Board

Search the official CRA job board to find great opportunities with top Colorado restaurants and foodservice establishments.
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