We areRestaurant ASSOCIATES
We are Compass Group Canada’s premium foodservice division.
Restaurant Associates is recognized as a premiere hospitality company, operating across Canada. Restaurant Associates provides premium foodservices to museums, performing arts centres, aquariums, corporate dining, educational facilities, and off-premise catering.
We are predicated onTHREE IMPORTANT PILLARS
Our Canadian brand is predicated on three simple but very important pillars; Food, People and Innovation.
We strongly believe these three competencies differentiate us in the marketplace. As passionate ‘foodies’, our Restaurant Associates brand will be recognized by its chef-inspired, wholesome food, professional customer service focused on the smallest details, innovative digital hospitality, creating customized marketing campaigns and achieving unique client business solutions.
- Our food is...
chef inspired, wholesome, flavorful and responsible. Our food philosophy is a commitment to quality that encompasses simplicity, style and passion. We insist on quality ingredients, authentic preparations and simple styling that complements, but does not overwhelm, the food. The food is presented in its most natural state, fresh and abundant. Dishes are prepared from wholesome ingredients offering our guests varied flavors with healthy options and seasonal choices.
Restaurant Associates is dedicated to being on the forefront of sustainability as well as social and environmental responsibility. RA is acutely aware that our thoughts and actions directly impact not only our customers, but a much larger community. Because of this, RA has taken steps to continually improve how we run our business, serve our guests, and preserve our natural resources.
RA is determined to impact both the health and wellness of our guests, and the quality of our community and the environment. Many of our units have instituted some of the following initiatives and are continually researching new eco-friendly practices and policies: