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Carve’s parent company turns big Q1 profits

Posted on April 21, 2016.

Carve Barbecue’s parent company, Southern Concepts Restaurant Group, has increased store-level earnings by 146 percent compared to the Q1 2015, according to a company press release. The company, which also owns Southern Hospitality Restaurant and Bar, said that as a percentage of revenue, the margins during the first quarter of 2016 were 9 percent compared to …read more

Between fast food and fine dining: fast casual

Posted on January 19, 2016.

At a shopping center in Glendale, Colorado, Laquardra and Jason Staples are sitting down to lunch. The restaurant is brand new, a sleekly-designed barbecue spot called Carve Barbecue. The interior is styled with exposed wood beams, chrome metal chairs and stainless steel. …read more

BIG AND SMOKY: OUR RESTAURANT ROLL CALL FOR NOVEMBER 2015

Posted on December 1, 2015.

With more than twenty restaurants and bars opening in the metro area in November, a couple of trends stood out. Barbecue continues to heat up the dining scene, with four smokehouses opening from Aurora to Westminster. If the sheer number of new ‘cue joints opening this year means more competition and better food, Denver’s barbecue …read more