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​Our 23 chapters in Texas connect you to local issues and restaurateurs.

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COVID-19 Resources & Guidance

Latest COVID-19 Resources

Stay up to date on the latest COVID-19 news concerning your restaurant business.

TX Restaurant Relief Fund

Texas restaurants & their employees need relief. We're here to give it.

Comfort Food Care Packages

Participating restaurants offer CFCPs for patrons to purchase on behalf of those in need.

The Texas Restaurant Promise

To ensure everyone’s safety as we welcome you back into our dining rooms, we ask that we make some promises to each other.

Find Your Local Chapter

​Our 23 chapters in Texas connect you to local issues and restaurateurs.

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About TRA

Invest in your business and this industry by joining TRA. Through our restaurant membership we help our members build customer loyalty, rewarding careers and financial success. Whether you are an industry veteran, or new business owner, TRA has the resources you need to succeed.

As a busy restaurant operator, think of TRA's restaurant membership as your trusted advisor and resource when navigating your business. We can provide legal resources, training and certification for you and your staff, advocacy representation, operations support, and community engagement as part of your membership. There is strength in numbers – joining the TRA pledges your support to the foodservice and restaurant industry.

TRA Inducts Restaurant Legends to the Hall of Honor

Restaurateurs Tracy Vaught, owner of H-Town Restaurant Group in Houston and David Cole, Co-Owner of i Fratelli Pizza based in Irving, will be inducted into the Texas Restaurant Association’s (TRA) Hall of Honor on Sunday, August 16 at 5:00 pm during a virtual Texas Restaurant Awards presentation.

Five ways a multi-purpose terminal can grow your business

Having the right tools to run your business isn’t just a convenience; it makes a difference.

TRA Marketplace Moves Online for 2020

Hosted by the Texas Restaurant Association, the annual convention pivots to a dynamic virtual experience that will extend well beyond the Texas border

Improving customer safety with contactless tech

Restaurant dining rooms are starting to reopen after months of closure due to a pandemic, but many guests are hesitant to return. More than 50% of people in a recent Dataessential’s industry survey said they would not be comfortable with on-premise dining once the pandemic improves and social distancing is eased.

2020 Virtual TRA Marketplace

TRA Marketplace is the Texas Restaurant Association's annual restaurant and foodservice show. The largest of its kind in the Southwest, it is backed by TRA’s 80 years of industry leadership, and is as bold, unique and packed with opportunity as the Lone Star state itself.


Featured Resources

Online Buyer's Guide

​If you are in the market for new equipment, food product, supplies, services and more, visit the TRA Online Buyer's Guide.

​Employee Benefits

​Exclusive health care pricing and solutions for members through United Healthcare.

​Required Employee Training & Certification

Discounts on alcohol seller/server, food handler, and food manager training with promo code TXMEMBER

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