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Hospitality Consulting &
Restaurant Development

Inspired solutions for unique businesses

Offering guidance and expertise in the food & beverage industry since 1992.

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What We Do

Sternberg Hospitality works with new and existing hospitality companies in a variety of ways. For new restaurants, Sternberg Hospitality is here to help you with every step of your project from site selection all the way through opening training and education. For existing companies, we’ll help reinvigorate your concept and your team, act as an advisor for growth, write and support your expansion and growth plans and assist in keeping your business relevant in the marketplace.

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Michael A. Sternberg
President & CEO

Who We Are

Sternberg Hospitality is a DC-based, full-service hospitality consultancy. With a team of experienced, hospitality experts, Michael Sternberg creates custom solutions and winning formulas for the success of your business.

When it comes to starting successful restaurants, Michael Sternberg has been there and done that. Starting his career under the tutelage of restaurant legends, Arnie Morton and Klaus Fritsch at Morton’s of Chicago, Michael is perhaps best known for his role as founder and managing member of iconic DC restaurants The Occidental, Sam & Harry’s, The Caucus Room, and Harry’s Tap Rooms. Michael went on to serve as Restaurant Division President of Centerplate Inc., a multi-billion dollar contract foodservice company (now part of Sodexo) and CEO of Rare Steakhouses, a fine-dining Steakhouse company with restaurants in DC and Wisconsin. In addition to Sternberg Hospitality, he is also an Advisor/Principal in boutique restaurant venture fund, Mokja Ventures. His restaurants have won many of the top awards of the industry including multiple DiRONA awards, Gourmet Magazine’s “Top Tables”, GQ’s” Best New Restaurants”, Washingtonian “Top 50” and “Top 100” , Washington Post “Best Restaurants” and was inducted into the Nation’s Restaurant News “Hall of Fame” in 2003.

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Past, present and future projects we have had the pleasure of working on.

Who we work with

Our connections in the industry are deep and varied. When our clients have needs in specialized areas (such as Architectural Design, Legal, Public Relations, Marketing, Real Estate), we are proud to recommend some of the best in the business in order to bring our clients “state-of-the-art” solutions.

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Great Falls, VA 22066

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