Key Restaurant Group is a North American restaurant/bar start-up development agency located in Ontario, Canada led by restaurant strategist Doug Radkey.

KRG provides a wide range of unique food & beverage consulting, development, operations, and marketing based solutions that combine to make start-up QSR’s, casual dining, and formal dining properties more exciting, profitable, and appealing to the customer.

Key Restaurant Group will listen to your needs and craft a customized package to fit your budget. We also offer an assortment of educational seminars and content to guide you through the start-up phase. Let’s get started!

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Feasibility Studies

Business Plan Writing

Investor Packages

Concept Development

Location Selection



Brand Development

Menu Development

Team Development

Renovation Management

Marketing Solutions



1-on-1 Video Consulting

Seminars & Workshops

Secret Shopper Programs

Re-Branding Strategies

Web Design & More!

Since 2009, Doug have been the strategist and project manager for numerous independently owned restaurant/bar start-ups. Depending on the scope of the project, Doug of Key Restaurant Group has certified chefs plus additional restaurant consultants, engineers, graphic designers, and brand managers that are pulled from on an as-needed basis. If you are starting a quick-service restaurant, sports bar, food truck, fine dining establishment or anything in between; an educated, experienced, and talented team will work with you to develop,enhance, or expand your unique property.

Proudly serving all of Canada and the United States with our “Phase One” planning services, plus educational components including seminars, workshops, and video consultations.

Our “Phase Two” development services, which may require frequent on-site and in-person consultations, are geared towards restaurants & bars in Ontario, Canada. To discuss your restaurant development options for projects outside of Ontario, please contact us for further details.

Ontario  |  Toronto, Ottawa, Mississauga, Burlington, Hamilton, Kitchener, Brantford, London, Chatham, Windsor

British Columbia  |  Vancouver, Victoria, Richmond, Kamloops, Kelowna.

Alberta  |  Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Lethbridge.

Saskatchewan  |  Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, Moosejaw.

Manitoba  |  Winnipeg, Brandon, Steinbach, Portage la Prairie.

East Coast  |  Halifax, Sydney, Moncton, Fredericton, Saint John, Charlottetown.

Plus All States within the USA!