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.

Office Locations

Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises (LEYE) Jobs

Chicago, IL, US

RPM ITALIAN: Now Hiring an ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER to Join Our Leadership Team! If you are a seasoned Assistant General Manager with a confident, polished floor presence and experience in the luxury dining segment, then consider this opportunity! Located in Chicago’s trendy River North neighborhood, the original RPM Italian offers contemporary fine dining with a sophisticated, urban feel. If thi

Chicago, IL, US

Sous Chefs . Café Ba-Ba-Reeba is hiring! Join our leadership team and expand your career. Are you a new Sous Chef who is eager to grow your career…or a seasoned Sous Chef who’s ready to take on more responsibilities in a fast-paced kitchen? Whether you’re just starting out or have years of experience, consider joining the kitchen brigade at Café Ba-Ba-Reeba, a popular restaurant in the heart of Ch

Chicago, IL, US

RPM Steak Is Seeking A Restaurant Manager … Join Our Leadership Team! We’re looking for a Restaurant Manager with a polished approach to developing authentic rapport with guests. We’re looking for a well-rounded professional, so your experience managing a large, high-volume restaurant is as important as your leadership skills and engaging floor presence. If this sounds like the natural match for y

Chicago, IL, US

RESTAURANT MANAGER OPPORTUNITY Join Our Leadership Team Summer House Santa Monica - Chicago’s Lincoln Park We’re looking for a high-energy, positive person to join our team as a RESTAURANT MANAGER. Summer House Santa Monica, located in Chicago’s bustling Lincoln Park neighborhood, is a fast-paced concept within a growing division at Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants. If you’re a caring leader who

Plymouth, MN, US

Big Bowl Chinese Express in Plymouth, MN Seeks A Fast Casual General Manager! Join Our Leadership Team … Excellent Entry-Level Manager Opportunity… Benefits Offered & Competitive Pay: $36,000 - $45,000 This Job Requires No Cash Handling! We’re looking for a Fast Casual General Manager to oversee operations at our Rosedale location. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to gain management