Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises (LEYE) Company Overview

Chicago, Illinois, US
Company Size
5,000 to 9,999 employees
Restaurant/Food Services

Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc. (LEYE) is a premier full-service restaurant company based in Chicago, Illinois. Since its creation in 1971, LEYE has been considered one of the most innovative restaurant companies in the United States. Restaurateur Richard Melman, LEYE’s founder, has been among the industry leaders in developing cutting edge concepts and culinary icons.

LEYE’s renowned concepts vary in cuisine and ambience, ranging from revolutionary quick service Asian to elegant five-star fine dining. Here are just a few of these highly acclaimed concepts: Wildfire, Shaw’s Crab House, Mon Ami Gabi, Big Bowl, Scoozi, foodlife, TRU, Café Ba-Ba-Reeba, Nacional 27, Everest, Ben Pao, Brasserie Jo and Eiffel Tower. Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises currently owns and operates more than 60 restaurants throughout the United States in Chicago, IL; Twin Cities, MN; Scottsdale, AZ; Las Vegas, NV; Atlanta, GA; and the Washington DC metro area.

We are a culinary-driven company that believes passionately in training and developing its people. We cultivate a company culture that rewards entrepreneurial spirit as well as creativity, drive and passion for our industry. At Lettuce, we embrace change, both professional and personal.

In fact, Richard Melman attributes LEYE’s success to the people who have become the pivotal foundation of the company. "The key to our success is simple: it is our ability to hire the right people, train and develop them properly, and then keep them happy. How we accomplish this is what I believe sets us apart – we recognize that growth and development is a process that never ends, that relationships need constant nurturing, and that improvement is always possible."

As we look toward the future, we continue to build on our successful history and carry on our firm commitment to developing great leaders and restaurant operators: high-energy, dedicated individuals who will grow with us and share our progressive vision.

For more information regarding Lettuce Entertain You, please visit our website at www.leye.com.

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Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises (LEYE) Jobs

Las Vegas, NV, US

Seeking a Restaurant Manager for our Leadership Team! Are you looking for an energetic environment to grow your leadership skills? Do you want to be a part of a team that serves tasty and traditional Mexican cuisine? El Segundo Sol is looking for a RESTAURANT MANAGER to lead their team. If you have high-volume restaurant experience and love managing the floor - then we’d like to meet you. Please a

Chicago, IL, US

Ēma - Hiring an Assistant General Manager to Join our Leadership Team! Chef C.J. Jacobson has brought a dose of California cool to River North with his first restaurant in tandem with Lettuce Entertain You. - Chicago Eater.com Ēma – a LEYE restaurant showcasing Chef C.J. Jacobson’s light, Mediterranean-style cooking – is adding an Assistant General Manager to the team. If you’re a food-loving Rest

Chicago, IL, US

Seeking a Staff Accountant to Join Our Corporate Team! Lettuce Entertain You® Restaurants is seeking a STAFF ACCOUNTANT to be a part of our corporate accounting team and support our restaurants. This person will interact directly with Lettuce Partners and General Managers. Responsibilities include generating Financial Statements and maintaining General Ledger for assigned corporate entities. Any b

Chicago, IL, US

Seeking a Sous Chef For Our Leadership Team At Booth One in Chicago Looking to expand on your culinary skills? We are looking for a SOUS CHEF to join our kitchen team! Located in the heart of Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood, Booth One is a Chicago classic now reinvented as a modern American restaurant. Named for one of the most famous booths in restaurant history, Booth One offers modern interpr

Chicago, IL, US

Seeking an Assistant General Manager for our Leadership Team! Do you love a dynamic, energetic work environment where every day is different? Consider this ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER opening at Nacional 27 & Tallboy Taco in Chicago’s River North! This unique management opportunity offers experience in three distinct styles. Nacional 27 has an upscale/polished dining setting with a modern menu highl