BRIGHTSIDE is a hospitality management group, formed by Brooklyn restaurateurs Zeb Stewart, Jud Mongell, and chef/partner Warren Baird. We offer a full range of consulting services based on a collective 60 plus years of experience.

We can design, build, curate and manage a successful and efficient food and beverage program for your location, any size, and anywhere in the world. In addition to working together as a consulting group, Jud, Zeb, and Warren have been providing eclectic flavors and cult venues to American cities for well over a decade.

They have owned and run small bars, large restaurants, and developed award winning hotels. With experience that includes design, construction, recipe creation, and menu writing, they have joined forces to create a company that will continue to bring interesting menus, projects, and design ideas to the world.