Why Doug Radkey?

I am the author of 'Bar Hacks' and the founder of Key Restaurant Group, a North American restaurant, bar, and cafe planning, development, and support driven agency delivering results to both start-up and operating properties. I bring nearly 20 years in the hospitality industry (10 as a consultant) including the development of five locations at Canada's largest airport and being the project manager for over 30 other independent brands. 

I am also an 'expert columnist' for FoodableTV and a writer for The Canadian Restaurant & Food Service Magazine in addition to Typsy, an exciting online hospitality training platform. Lastly, I have been known to be an engaging speaker, with past experience speaking at the Nightclub & Bar Show in Las Vegas plus numerous other events, in addition to teaching hospitality management at the college/university level.

Give me a call at 1-866-575-9552 or email me directly at doug@keyrestaurantgroup.com

Why Key Restaurant Group?

Since 2009, with now 8 regional offices (Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, Portland, Las Vegas, Nashville, Philadelphia, and Orlando) Key Restaurant Group has assisted numerous independently owned restaurant/bar start-ups throughout Canada and The United States. Depending on the scope of the project, certified chefs plus additional restaurant consultants, engineers, graphic designers, and brand managers are brought on in an as-needed basis. Your needs are listened to and a customized package will be crafted to fit not only your budget, but compliment the strengths and weaknesses your team may bring to the project as well. 

If you are starting a quick-service restaurant, sports bar, food truck, cafe, 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.

Give us a call at 1-866-575-9552 or email us directly at success@keyrestaurantgroup.com

A Few Recent Projects

Moods Eatery (41)

Moods Eatery

Jo-Jo's (14)

Jo-Jo's Chic-n-Wings

Bagel Boyz 

Crepe House (1)

The Crepe House

41-1 BarHacks

Full Beard Brewing

Indian Sweet Master (26)

Indian Sweet Master


The Pizza Boutique 


Table Seven Bistro

Fat Lamb Kouzina

nawabs kitchen

Nawab's Kitchen

India Village (4)

India Village

Manny's Place (3)

Manny's Place

Optimist Eatery & Cafe