Casting Call: America's Next Great Restaurant

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

The producers of a new reality show will be in Columbus Friday for an open casting call. "America's Next Great Restaurant" is seeking contestants who have the next great idea in dininig -- foodies, entrepreneurs, restaurateurs, even those who don't have any industry experience at all.

The show features celebrity chef Bobby Flay as an investor, judge and mentor to the contestants. The grand prize is pretty sweet -- the chance to open a new restaurant chain in three cities across America.

Applicants should log onto to pre-register and get more info.

What: America's Next Great Restaurant When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, March 26 Where: Chipotle, 4750 Morse Rd. Web: