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Help Send Our Friend to NRA 2023

GoFundMe to help Dean LaBay get safely to NRA 2023 in Chicago

Dean LaBay is an impressive person who should absolutely be in attendance at the National Restaurant Association Show in 2023. But Dean needs help from us to make that happen. If you can give something to this GoFundMe campaign we set up to help, we would appreciate it. We are a community of LeaderShips and […]

Restaurant Influencers Collaboration Dinner at Sweet Baby Ray’s

in the kitchen at sweet baby rays bbq restaurant in Wooddale Chicago with owner Duce Raymond

You are invited to a Restaurant Influencers Collaboration Dinner at 5pm on Friday, May 19 at Sweet Baby Ray’s in Wood Dale (249 E Irving Park Road, Wood Dale, IL 60191) to kick off the National Restaurant Show 2023. #2023RestaurantShow Join us as we talk shop and make some social media content together. You don’t […]

Name our new BBQ Restaurant Robot!

Caddy Robotics restaurant server by Keenon Robotics

Welcome to the future of dining. At Cali BBQ in Spring Valley, we’re excited to announce that we’ve introduced a new member to our team: a robot server from Caddy Robotics and Keenon Robotics! It’s amazing isn’t it? The restaurant robot even plays music when it delivers food to tables. The only problem is we […]

619 is ALIVE! Watch Aztecs National Championship in San Diego at Cali BBQ

Get Ready for the SDSU Aztecs NCAA National Championship Watch Party at Cali BBQ. SDSU will take on UConn for the 2023 NCAA championships Monday, April 3 at 6:20 p.m. Join us in Spring Valley, CA at Cali BBQ for the entire game and enjoy some slow-smoked barbecue and cold drinks. The SDSU Aztecs Men’s […]

Running a Restaurant is Complicated. The DRA RESTAURANT MARKETING SUMMIT will help.

DRA Restaurant Marketing Summit 2024 is Jan. 31 and Feb. 1

The 2024 Restaurant Marketing Summit (powered by Branded) is Jan. 31st – Feb. 1st. Are you tired of scrolling on social media and checking your emails without seeing compelling content from your brand? Then you should sign up for this FREE VIRTUAL EVENT and learn the secrets to modern digital restaurant marketing from the experts. […]

Support Jake’s Projects Live Event at Cali BBQ

Jake's Projects Live Event Hosted at Cali BBQ in Spring Valley, California on Dec. 1, 2022

At the Jake’s Projects Live Event on Dec. 1, 2022 at Cali BBQ you can support an important San Diego charity and enjoy a great meal. When you order a Jake Palet’s Tri-Tip Cheesesteak Sandwich, $5 will go towards the Jake’s Projects Foundation. The Jake’s Projects x Cali BBQ 2022 fundraiser is emceed by hosts […]

Learn How To Improve Your Restaurant’s Online Presence Webinar

Learn 7 Steps to Take Control of Your Online Presence and Boost Sales in this Yelp Webinar with Business Owner Shawn Walchef

How do you improve your restaurant’s online presence and boost sales at the same time? Shawn P. Walchef, founder of @CaliBBQMedia and @CaliBBQ, has partnered with our friends at Yelp to share all the storytelling secrets that we have learned over the last 15 years. Please join us online on Aug. 15, 2022 if you […]

Restaurant Transformation Tour in Los Angeles

Restaurant Transformation Tour

Welcome to the Restaurant Transformation Tour 2022 stop in Los Angeles at The Wiltern historic theater. Shawn P. Walchef of Cali BBQ Media and Troy Hooper of Nurish Brands (https://www.krpusa.com/nurish) were on site to be a part of, and document, all the excitement and learning at RTT.   LEARN MORE about Restaurant Transformation Tour   […]

Celebrate National Barbecue Month in May

Happy National Barbecue Month! Cali BBQ and Valley Farm Markets celebrated National BBQ Month on San Diego news station KUSI to promote our love of barbecue and grilling with everyone. On Good Morning San Diego, the Cali BBQ and Valley Farm Markets crews cooked up slow-smoked brisket, carne asada, and a big make your own […]

Nation’s Restaurant News Emerging Chains Top 8 Breakout Brands for 2022

Nation’s Restaurant News picked 8 emerging restaurant chains you should know in 2022. The Nation’s Restaurant News announced a list of emerging chains that are positioning themselves for huge growth in the years ahead. The editors found what they consider the best examples of Breakout Brands that are on their way to becoming the next […]