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​Our 23 chapters in Texas connect you to local issues and restaurateurs.

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Resources & Guidance

Free Employee Training

In partnership with TWC, your employees can get necessary certifications at no cost.

TRA Marketplace

TRA Marketplace registration is open now! Click the link above to register for this year's industry revival.

Access to PPP Loans

Use TRA partner TransPecos Banks to access First and Second Draw PPP Loans.

Coronavirus Guidance Resources

The latest resources for restaurants navigating operations during a pandemic.

Find Your Local Chapter

​Our 23 chapters in Texas connect you to local issues and restaurateurs.

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About TRA

Invest in your business and this industry by joining TRA. Through our restaurant membership we help our members build customer loyalty, rewarding careers and financial success. Whether you are an industry veteran, or new business owner, TRA has the resources you need to succeed.

As a busy restaurant operator, think of TRA's restaurant membership as your trusted advisor and resource when navigating your business. We can provide legal resources, training and certification for you and your staff, advocacy representation, operations support, and community engagement as part of your membership. There is strength in numbers – joining the TRA pledges your support to the foodservice and restaurant industry.

Texas Restaurant Association Announces Finalists for the 2021 Texas Restaurant Awards

Today, the Texas Restaurant Association announced finalists for their annual Texas Restaurant Awards, including three new categories. 

Fort Worth Culinary Teacher Wins Educator Excellence Award from Texas Restaurant Foundation

Today, the Texas Restaurant Foundation announced Natasha Bruton has won the Educator Excellence Award, presented by Texas Beef Council. 

Texas Restaurant Association Selects Higginbotham as Preferred Business Insurance Provider

The Texas Restaurant Association (TRA) announced today they have endorsed Higginbotham as their preferred business insurance agency for their members. 

Results from Survey: Costs of Doing Business

More than 100 restaurant owners responded to a recent Texas Restaurant Association survey about the rising costs of doing business in the state. 

TRA Marketplace

Join us in San Antonio at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center from July 10-12, 2021!

Latest Advocacy News

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Featured Resources

Online Buyer's Guide

​If you are in the market for new equipment, food product, supplies, services and more, visit the TRA Online Buyer's Guide.

​Employee Benefits

​Exclusive health care pricing and solutions for members through United Healthcare.

​Required Employee Training & Certification

Discounts on alcohol seller/server, food handler, and food manager training