Middleby to supply TV personality Jon Taffer with kit for new restaurant concept


Middleby has announced a new exclusive partnership deal with the new Taffer’s Tavern concept, started by entrepreneur and television personality Jon Taffer.

Taffer’s Tavern is a full-service restaurant concept based in Atlanta, Georgia.

The partnership with Middleby will mean the company will supply Taffer’s Tavern with its ventless and automated cooking systems.

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The streamlined hoodless and ventless format promises a small footprint and the latest advancements in contactless food preparation technology.

“Jon is a trusted authority on future trends in the bar and restaurant industry and we are honored to exclusively partner with him to build the Kitchen of the Future for Taffer’s Tavern,” said Middleby CEO Tim FitzGerald. “He appreciates the innovation and flexibility of the Middleby brands in a ventless, automated and simplified kitchen.

“Middleby solutions will lower construction costs, minimize the kitchen footprint, reduce training time, provide a safe working environment and decrease overall labor needs while efficiently producing the highest-quality dining experience for customers.

“We are excited to be part of this highly-visible and innovative project.”

Other products in the Middleby lineup include ventless combis, conveyor ovens, fryers, griddles and rapid cook ovens, as well as advanced full-restaurant ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) and bar-control automation.

Middleby said that these solutions are installed in more than 300,000 locations globally.

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