"Do something common uncommonly well"

Dave Query started Big Red F Restaurant Group in 1993 and has turned it into a highly successful business with five concepts and soon-to-be thirteen total locations. In the five years I’ve been interviewing restaurant owners, Dave has always been one of my favorites. He’s transparent, honest, wise, and able to articulate his beliefs and philosophies as well as anybody I’ve come across in the business. In this interview, Dave and I discussed everything from choosing the right types of investors, to growth, to humility, to competition. Enjoy…


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