Red Restaurant Group is slowly, deliberately picking up speed with back-to-back openings of two new restaurants on the hot South Florida scene: Rosso, Italia, a casual contemporary bistro; and Red, the Steakhouse, both in Boca Raton. That brings the group’s total to five (Red locations in Cleveland and Miami, one Rosso and the company’s original concept, Moxie, the Restaurant, which debuted 15 years ago in Cleveland). We spoke with owner Brad Friedlander about empire buildi
Far-flung yet focused
Brad Friedlander steers a budding empire split between two distinct markets.