2018 Restaurant Holiday Gift Guide
A roundup of the best holiday gifts from our customers’ websites
As the holidays draw near, guests are looking to their favorite restaurants for unique gifts for the season. With consumers continuing to prioritize community and invest in local businesses, your restaurant has a great opportunity to position itself as a lifestyle brand. This means extending gift options beyond the usual gift cards and offering items that align with your restaurant's style, personality, and mission. We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite items from our customers’ websites to help you think outside the box when coming up with new merch ideas:
Maple & Ash's Beefed-Up Butter
Combining European-style butter with flavors of beef jus, red wine, garlic, and herbs led to Tasting Table describing this Chicago steakhouse’s creation as “the only condiment your steak will ever need.” Their Beefed-Up Butter comes in a handsome branded jar and keeps well, making it a perfect gift for meat lovers across the US.
Beefed-Up Butter, $11 at mapleandash.com
Jane’s Hangover Helper Tea
The San Francisco-based cafés and bakery sell several flavors of natural, loose leaf teas from their online store. Their Hangover Helper tea includes ingredients like sassafras and kudzu root to cleanse the liver, particularly helpful during holiday party season.
Hangover Helper tea, $12 at itsjane.com
Death & Co’s Candle
M. Wells’ Bread Saw
M. Wells’ Chef Hugue Dufour’s Canadian family makes these spectacular bread saws from ash and cherry wood. Equipped with a sharp and flexible blade, this knife makes easy work of everything from crusty bread to delicate tomato slices and is truly a one-of-a-kind offering.
Bread Saw, $30 at magasinwells.com