For Business Diners
As September marks Self-Care Awareness Month, we believe one of the finest acts of self-love involves relaxing and savoring a meal. Our restaurant partners — including these new additions — make it easy and delicious by constantly introducing new menu items, promotions, and perks. With each business meal enjoyed through our network, you’ll earn points to redeem at your favorite restaurants and retailers so you can treat yourself on and off the clock!
A Toda Madre
Glen Ellyn, IL
A Toda Madre is Mexican slang for “awesome,” but awesome is an understatement for business meals here. This gem offers a diverse menu inspired by street food and local markets in Mexico. Here, you can explore authentic recipes with seasonal, locally sourced ingredients, hand-shaken cocktails and an extensive selection of tequilas and mezcals. The ambiance invites business diners to mix business with pleasure with captivating music and design. Catering and private events are also available!
San Francisco, CA
In need of an intimate space for an important business meal? AltoVino sets the stage in multiple ways. Critics have named it one of the top Italian restaurants in San Francisco, with the 2021 Michelin Guide praising its perfect-for-sharing menu. Business diners can choose to enjoy the lively bar scene, settle in for a multi-course meal in the sophisticated dining room, or hang out on the heated patio to watch cable cars while sipping Italian wine.
Every business diner needs a go-to happy hour spot where the margaritas are flowing and the taco game is strong. Bien Trucha is that and so much more. You’ll find an ever-evolving menu blending seasonal ingredients with authentic Mexican cooking techniques, and the warm atmosphere is just as enticing. Bien Trucha is beloved by locals, making it a choice venue for catering and private business parties. Online ordering and reservations are available, too.
Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar
Boston’s, a North American favorite for over five decades, stands out for its unwavering dedication to top-notch cuisine and impeccable service. A relaxed and welcoming atmosphere offers business diners a respite from the daily hustle while the extensive menu and well-stocked bar appeal to all tastes. The stress-free “appy hour,” with great specials on snacks and beverages, will make you a forever fan, while the MyBoston’s loyalty program makes business meals extra rewarding.
Burtons Grill & Bar
With mandatory allergy training and an extensive selection of gluten-free offerings, Burtons is a choice business dining destination for those with food sensitivities — and those without! Every dish is scratch-made, customizable, and totally craveable, from the crab-crusted haddock to the key lime pie. Pair your business meal with a signature cocktail like the Nitro Espresso Martini or non-alcoholic Paloma Pura, and earn points and perks through Burtons Grill Rewards.
5 franchised locations in GA, TN, VA
When workday hunger strikes, Firehouse Subs has your back! Enjoy our satisfying hot subs, including the all-new Pepperoni Pizza Sub. Every order contributes to supporting first responders, while convenient online ordering through “Rapid Rescue to Go” ensures a quick and easy meal on busy days. With numerous locations nationwide, Firehouse Subs is a top pick for business dining and catering, offering great taste for a great cause.
I Love Sushi on Lake Union
As the name suggests, this Dinova restaurant partner goes the extra mile to delight sushi-loving business diners, consistently striving for the highest quality in service and creative Japanese cuisine. This lakeside destination offers a memorable atmosphere, with a heated patio and terrific views of the illuminated Space Needle. Serving lunch and dinner, I Love Sushi also offers party platters for take-out or delivery, full-service catering, and private events.
3 franchised locations in CA
Some days, there’s no better pick-me-up than a tasty, superfood-packed smoothie. But Jamba also offers much more to power business diners through their days — from refreshing smoothie bowls and parfaits to protein-packed breakfast sandwiches and healthy grab-and-go snacks. Did you know you can also order packs of up to 15 smoothies (with classic and plant-based options) to feed your whole crew? Sounds like a great way to become the office hero!
Nama Ko is where time-honored Japanese culinary techniques and innovative twists live in perfect harmony. This restaurant and craft cocktail bar, the vision of James Beard award-winning chef Michael Schlow and executive chef Derek Watson, offers a full sushi bar and a variety of exciting business dining experiences. You can enjoy a daily happy hour at the main bar, while the Chef’s Omakase Bar offers seasonal tasting menus on Thursday and Friday evenings.
Nama Sushi Bar & Restaurant
Located in D.C.’s vibrant Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood, a short stroll from the Convention Center, you’ll find Nama: An intimate outpost of the renowned Nama Ko restaurant. Nama invites business diners to savor sashimi and sushi, vegetarian creations, dumplings, maki rolls, and more from James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Schlow. There is a daily sushi happy hour from 4-6 and various seating options, from the cozy dining room to the shaded patio.
San Francisco, CA
This Dogpatch neighborhood gem specializes in making the most “killer” pastries, sourdoughs, coffees, and teas in the area, helmed by James Beard Outstanding Baker nominee Greg Mendel and his wife. Business diners can find sweet and savory flavors in the casual, inviting Bakehouse, from pistachio berry pastries to roasted mushroom tarts and daily specials. Give them a follow on social media for exciting announcements, including cooking classes, pop-up events, and more.
Not As Famous Cookie Company
This artisan bakery might not be as “famous,” but nothing beats dining locally for freshly baked gourmet treats. This business started as a bakery on wheels in 2015, serving handcrafted cookie creations and hand-spun shakes. It has since opened a cookie shop in Metro Atlanta and expanded to a second cookie truck to meet demand. Business diners can order cookie boxes, cakes, and gift baskets or book the cookie truck for extra-memorable corporate events.
Penn Station East Coast Subs
8 franchised locations in NE, OH
For a satisfying business meal on the fly, look no further than Penn Station. Their signature subs, crafted with hearth-baked bread and top-tier ingredients like USDA choice steak, are prepared right before your eyes; freshly squeezed lemonade adds a refreshing touch. Since 1985, Penn Station has been a go-to for discerning diners and was recognized as a “Dining Destination” by The New York Times. Plus, they’re dedicated to sustainability and actively support multiple charitable causes.
Ideally situated in the Wharf, a mile-long waterfront hub just south of the National Mall, Philippe Chow is known as the region’s quintessential luxury business dining experience and one of the most sought-after reservations. The posh, subterranean dining space impresses with its upscale-modern aesthetic, while signature dishes like Chicken Satay, Salt and Pepper Lobster, and Peking Duck (carved tableside) reflect the restaurant’s keen attention to detail and commitment to using the highest-quality ingredients.
6 franchised locations in WI
Popeyes has remained a beloved household name for five decades thanks to its zesty, New Orleans-inspired fried chicken. Dinova business diners can now reap rewards while indulging in their favorite Popeye’s dishes, from the iconic chicken sandwiches to the fiery ghost pepper wings and delectable popcorn shrimp. For small gatherings, consider the crowd-pleasing Popeyes chicken boxes and family feasts. Use the Popeye’s app for added convenience and even more dining rewards!
Ask a Chicago local where to find the best tacos in Chicago, and Quiubo will likely be among their recommendations. Also earning a mention on the Chicago Tribune’s “Best Tacos in Chicago” map, this establishment also serves up authentic (and addictive) guacamole, queso, ceviches, and desserts, sure to please your entire business dining party. DIY Taco catering packages from Quiubo are always a hit, and you can enhance the office fiesta with group-sized dips and sides.
This globally inspired kitchen atop Hotel Indigo in Naperville features locally crafted dishes and libations paired with captivating surroundings. From the retractable, glass-enclosed space, business diners can enjoy unparalleled views of the surrounding treetops, the DuPage River, and spectacular sunsets. You’ll find plenty of variety on the eclectic menu, from elevated bar snacks to house-made pasta and international flavors. Private dining options include seated and cocktail-style setups for up to 120 guests.
Sunday vibes on a work day? You can bet on it at Oakland’s Sunday Bakeshop, a cult favorite hailed by critics as one of the East Bay’s must-try restaurants. Expect the unexpected on the creative menu, offering the best Asian-American and French-inspired baked goods. Conveniently located near Berkeley, Sunday Bakeshop regularly introduces new seasonal flavors and combos, and its themed boxes are perfect for corporate gifting.
Ted’s Montana Grill
38 nationwide locations
Ted Turner and George W. McKerrow, the co-founders of Ted’s Montana Grill, envisioned a dining establishment where people could gather for a quintessentially American dining experience. Ted’s Montana Grill focuses on classic American cuisine driven by simplicity, integrity, and authenticity. Business diners love Ted’s for its mouthwatering burgers, steaks, unique bison dishes (give ’em a try!), and commitment to sustainability. Be sure to inquire about catering, too.
Zen Asian Sushi Bar & Grill
With rave reviews from locals, Zen is a laid-back business dining destination known for its experienced sushi chef, fantastic service, and excellent presentation. While even the most passionate sushi “gurus” love the cuisine here, the prices are reasonable, making it one of the few sushi restaurants offering the best of both worlds! Savor delicious appetizers, Asian entrees, and sushi rolls paired with a signature cocktail or sake, and don’t miss Zen’s fabulous happy hour every Monday-Friday.
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