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

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COVID-19 Resources & Guidance

Latest COVID-19 Resources

Stay up to date on the latest COVID-19 news concerning your restaurant business.

TX Restaurant Relief Fund

Texas restaurants & their employees need relief. We're here to give it.

Comfort Food Care Packages

Participating restaurants offer CFCPs for patrons to purchase on behalf of those in need.

The Texas Restaurant Promise

To ensure everyone’s safety as we welcome you back into our dining rooms, we ask that we make some promises to each other.

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.

Mission Restaurant Supply Contributes to Texas Restaurant Relief Fund

From October 12 to November 6, 2020, Mission Restaurant Supply will donate 5% of all in store sales to the Texas Restaurant Relief Fund, an initiative of the Texas Restaurant Association Education Foundation. 

Texas Restaurant Association Adds Tech and Leading Restaurateurs to 2021 Board of Directors

The Texas Restaurant Association (TRA) is proud to announce its Officers and new Directors for the upcoming year. The current board met in San Antonio last week and approved 30 new Directors representing every facet of the restaurant, food, and beverage industry.

Help guests feel safe: tips for cleaning POS equipment

Restaurateurs, guests may be able to safely eat away from home after months of staying in, but they’ll need to feel safe to make it a regular practice.

Texas Conference for Women Donates $177,500 to Women-Owned Restaurants in Initiative with Texas Restaurant Association

71 eateries from across Texas receive grants as industry suffers from COVID-19’s economic fallout

GARA- Mingle with a Purpose with Emily Knight

Our special guest will be Dr. Emily Knight who will bring her very informative Knight Talk to the GARA Community. Emily will address the current state of affairs in the restaurant community, the upcoming and very important Legislative Sessions and what to look for in the elections as it relates to how it all will impact restaurants.

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 with promo code TXMEMBER