Chain: Tortas Frontera

Rick Bayless to Receive Second Annual Julia Child Award

Today, The Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts announced that Chef Rick Bayless is the recipient of the second annual Julia Child Award. The 2016 award will once again be presented at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History at a gala October 27. The award is accompanied by a $50,000 grant […]

HMSHost Restaurants Named Some of Best in Airports

As part of its November issue, GQ Magazine released its list of “10 Best Airport Restaurants in America,” and global restaurateur HMSHost had three of its restaurants in the Top 10. Topping the list is celebrity chef Rick Bayless’s Tortas Frontera at Chicago O’Hare International Airport—HMSHost operates locations in Terminals 1 and 3—followed by Michael […]

Rick Bayless Sets Up Shop at University of Pennsylvania

Chicago-based chef Rick Bayless announced he will open a Tortas Frontera location at the University of Pennsylvania as the chain's first establishment on a college campus. The quick-service Mexican restaurant is now under construction and projected to open in early January, 2014. Since opening Frontera Grill in Chicago 25 years ago, Bayless has expanded his […]