Ovation Brands


We're reinventing our brands and our company.
Starting with our name.


Understanding and anticipating guests' needs is critical to success in today’s market. The ability to reinvent and meet those needs gives companies a distinct competitive advantage. It's something in which we take pride. In fact, that commitment to reinvention drove our move from Buffets, Inc. to Ovation Brands.


Ovation Brands. Worthy of applause.

Restaurant Management - Job Description
Position Summary: As an integral member of our restaurant management team, you will be responsible for managing the daily operations of the restaurant and its employees. Our restaurant managers create a dining occasion that delivers an exceptional experience through outstanding hospitality and food service to our guests.
Essential job functions of a restaurant manager may include, but are not limited to: Operates a well-managed, clean, and safe restaurant.
Ensures proper employee staffing.
Supervises, trains, and develops team members.
Maintains strict compliance with health, safety, and security standards and procedures to provide a healthy and safe working and dining environment.
Oversees the preparation of food which includes employee recipe adherence while meeting the company’s high standard for food presentation, sanitation, and quality.
Meets restaurant financial objectives, such as food and labor costs, sales, guest counts, etc.Provides outstanding guest service and interacts with guests to ensure an exceptional dining experience.
Resolves all store-level guest questions, complaints, and/or problems in a timely manner and with the appropriate follow-through.
Responsible for restaurant administrative requirements (i.e., scheduling, orders, etc.).Supports the company’s local store marketing programs such as advertisements, promotions, menus, etc.
Assists and supports other members of the restaurant management team and team members through coaching and guidance. 

Minimum qualifications for a restaurant manager include, but are not limited to:

1 + years restaurant management experience preferred
High School graduate or equivalent
Valid Driver’s license
Good communication skills
Ability to work in excess of 50 hours per weekAbility to stand and/or walk for prolonged periods

Looking for Talented Managers In:


Decatur, AL - Ryan's

Tuscaloosa, AL - Ryan's

Gardendale, AL - Ryan's


Searcy, AK - Ryan's


Yuba City, CA - Hometown Buffet

Palmdale, CA - Hometown Buffet

Hayward, CA - Hometown Buffet

Clovis, CA - Hometown Buffet

Stockton, CA - Hometown Buffet

San Leandro, CA - Hometown Buffet

Rialto, CA - Hometown Buffet

Tracy, CA - Hometown Buffet

Montebello, CA - Hometown Buffet

Oxnard, CA - Hometown Buffet

Corona, CA - Hometown Buffet

San Jose, CA - Hometown Buffet

Turlock, CA - Hometown Buffet

San Luis Obispo, CA - Hometown Buffet

Fairfield, CA - Hometown Buffet

San Diego, CA - Hometown Buffet

Chico, CA - Hometown Buffet

National City, CA - Hometown Buffet

Newark, CA - Hometown Buffet


Arvada, CO - Country Buffet

Lone Tree, CO - Country Buffet

Englewood, CO - Country Buffet

Pueblo, CO - Country Buffet


Augusta, GA - Ryan's

Thomson, GA - Ryan's

Carrolton, GA - Ryan's


Des Moines, IA - Old Country Buffet

Cedar Rapids, IA - Ryan's


Forsyth, IL - Hometown Buffet

Chicago, IL - Old Country Buffet


Highland, IN - Old Country Buffet

Corydon, IN - Ryan's

Michigan City, IN - Ryan's

Indianapolis, IN - Ryan's

Seymour, IN - Ryan's


Wichita, KS  - Hometown Buffet


Owensboro, KY - Ryan's

Paducah, KY - Ryan's

Louisville, KY - Hometown Buffet


Alexandria, LA - Ryan's

Denham Springs, LA - Ryan's

Marrero, LA - Ryan's

Pineville, LA - Ryan's


North Dartmouth, MA - Old Country Buffet

Walpole, MA - Old Country Buffet


Warren, MI - Old Country Buffet


Coon Rapids, MN - Old Country Buffet

West St. Paul, MN - Old Country Buffet

Fridley, MN - Old Country Buffet

Rochester, MN - Old Country Buffet

Crystal, MN - Old Country Buffet

Roseville, MN - Old Country Buffet

Woodbury, MN - Old Country Buffet


Corinth, MS - Ryan's

Meridian, MS - Ryan's

New York

Rochester, NY - Old Country Buffet

Levittown, NY - Old Country Buffet

Bay Shore, NY - Old Country Buffet


Sandusky, OH - Ryan's

Mentor, OH - Hometown Buffet

Parma, OH - Hometown Buffet

Marion, OH - Ryan's


Portland, OR - Hometown Buffet


Lancaster, PA - Old Country Buffet

Erie, PA - Old Country Buffet

Hanover, PA - Ryan's

Fairless Hills, PA - Old Country Buffet


Millington, TN - Ryan's

Union City, TN  -Ryan's


Lake Jackson, TX - Ryan's

Tyler, TX - Ryan's

Texas City, TX - Ryan's


Bluefield, VA - Ryan's


Madison, WI - Hometown Buffet

Greenfield, WI - Old Country Buffet

Brown Deer, WI - Old Country Buffet

Eau Claire, WI - Old Country Buffet

West Virginia

Clarksburg, WV - Ryan's

Martinsburg, WV - Ryan's

Charleston, WV - Ryan's