Carolina Bevad

Carolina Bevad
Carolina is a teacher, tutor and restaurant industry veteran. Her first restaurant job was making and buttering toast at a popular Jersey shore restaurant; she then went on to work at popular restaurants in New York City while earning her undergraduate and master's degrees in education from NYU. Carolina now lives outside of Philadelphia with her husband, where she focuses on raising their three children, writing and finding the best restaurants.

Recent Posts

Tips for Insta-Success: Part 2

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Feb 15, 2019 10:23:58 AM

If you think you know everything there is to know about how to curate a successful Instagram account, think again.  Here are a few more tips to...

What Makes a Restaurant Insta-Famous?

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Jan 29, 2019 9:00:00 AM

So, of course I watched the Fyre Festival documentary - the Netflix one.  So many details stood out (that Evian water story!!), but what really...


Posted by Carolina Bevad on Jan 8, 2019 9:00:00 AM

When I promised my kids authentic New York pizza, they didn’t expect to eat at a sit-down restaurant, and they certainly didn’t expect to wait 45...

Digital or Key Tag - Loyalty Programs for Every Preference

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Dec 20, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If your restaurant hasn’t already implemented a customer loyalty program...why not??  Loyalty programs are proven to increase guest visits by 35%,...

Loyalty Deserves R-e-s-p-e-c-t

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Dec 17, 2018 9:00:00 AM

This morning, as I ordered my (very New Jersey) pork roll, egg and cheese sandwich, I gleefully noticed a stack of cards advertising that after...

An Argument Against Sommeliers

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Nov 20, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Sommeliers stress me out.  Sure, navigating a multi-page wine list on your own is intimidating, but does someone looming over your shoulder...

Fall Menu: Drinking Your Apples

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Nov 1, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If you’ve studied American history (or recently seen Hamilton), you know the basics of the American Revolution - America vs. England; long, hard...

Why You Should Feed Your Staff Like They’re Family

Posted by Carolina Bevad on Oct 22, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Eating dinner as a family has been widely publicized, and scientifically proven, to have positive effects on children.  In addition to raising...