Planning. Development. Training.

Key Restaurant Group is a North American restaurant & bar start-up consulting agency located in Ontario, Canada led by restaurant strategist, speaker, and writer – Doug Radkey.

Since 2009, Doug has been the strategist and project manager for numerous independently owned restaurant/bar start-ups. Depending on the scope of the project, Doug 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.

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 online content to guide you through the start-up or development phase.

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Feasibility Studies

Business Plan Writing

Investor Packages

Concept Development

Real Estate Solutions



Brand Development

Menu Development

Team Development

Renovation Management

Marketing & Web Solutions



1-on-1 Video Consulting

Seminars & Workshops

Secret Shopper Programs

Team Training Programs

Monthly Meetings & More!

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!