This list looks at five of the top restaurant PR firms based on success rate, client list, and industry reputation. Restaurants are generally very tough clients – here’s a few agencies who can handle clients in this arena.
J Public Relations
Looking for a top restaurant PR firm with a reputation for being a go-to strategist and PR powerhouse in the hospitality and luxury lifestyle industries? Look no further than JPR. This San Diego-based firm also maintains offices in NYC, offering a coast to coast network of top media contacts to drive business and build brand recognition as well as an exceptional restaurant client list including Public House, 16, Vin De Syrah, Triomphe, Flour & Barley, Don Chido, and Holsteins.
This global PR firm maintains an excellent reputation on three continents with agency headquarters in NYC, Los Angeles, and Tokyo and connects professionals across the United States and Europe. These resources translate into stellar national and international media coverage, driving both locals and world travelers through the doors of their client eateries including fine dining establishments such as 15 East, Bouley and Brushstroke, and casual dining joints such as Bierocracy, Carmine’s, and The Fillmore Room..
Baltz & Company
Baltz & Company built its reputation in the restaurant PR industry by listening to their clients, the media, consumers, and one another. At this agency, “good enough” is never good enough. Success is measured by consistent and ambitious tactical results, nothing else. That’s a key reason Baltz & Company has built an enviable list of standout restaurant PR clients including national chain Chipotle, the Philadelphia institution Amada, Calexico, The Clam, and Ginny’s Supper Club. (212) 982.8300, 49 W. 23rd St., 9th floor, New York, NY 10010.
MST Creative Group
Want to enjoy a boutique customer service experience while putting Big Firm power behind your brand? Check out MST Creative Group. MST has carved out a niche delivering results for chefs, winemakers, gourmands, and restaurants of all kinds. Clients trust MST for launches and relaunches, knowing MST finds them the best-earned media coverage to drive diners to their client list, which doubles as a culinary world tour, including Tocqueville, Kimoto Rooftop Beer Garden, Faro, Latour, Javelina, Souk & Sandwich, Piora and Fung Tu. 111 John Street, #2510, NY NY 10038. Tel is 212-629-0023
Did any of these Restaurant PR agencies on the list surprise you?