About Concept Restaurants, Inc.

Experience where hospitality and food meet!

Whether joining us in the energetic street of downtown Denver for dinner, relaxing on a warm rooftop over cool drinks, or taking a quiet vacation in the historic Boulderado Hotel, Concept Restaurant Inc.’s (CRI) portfolio of restaurants and hotels are unique as they are diverse. Wherever they are located, each feature a distinctive scene and unique local vibe that please the senses and satisfies the soul. And it’s our team of valued employees that make up the heart of our company’s philosophy which is to provide every guest with the best experience. Our CRI employees are passionate about what they do, making every time you’re with us, an experience you will remember. This philosophy focuses heavily on superior service and aesthetic comfort while reflecting the company’s contributions to the local culinary scene and the communities in which they operate.

Concept Restaurants, Inc. was built by Restaurant and Hospitality veteran Frank Day and is one of the nation’s leading restaurant groups, which is responsible for several nationally known, highly successful restaurants. He has served as President of CRI since 1976 and managing general partner of the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder, Colorado since 1980.


Concept Restaurants is the hospitality development group responsible for Rialto Café, Table Mountain Inn hotel, Grill & Cantina; Hotel Boulderado, Spruce Farm & Fish, Licene No. 1, The Corner Bar,  Via Baci, Ignite Burgers & Bar, Ignite Wine Spot & Bistro, Cleveland Chop, Humboldt Farm Fish & Wine, Stout Street Social, and Blue Island Oyster Bar.