OpenTable is proud to be the sole Professional Development sponsor of the 5th annual Eat Retreat, an off-the-grid gathering of chefs, restaurateurs, butchers, artisanal producers, and artists. To celebrate the event, which takes place in southeastern Pennsylvania this week, we’re spotlighting attendees making their mark on the restaurant world.
Henry Prendergast is the co-owner of Analogue, a bar in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood. Prior to that, he managed the Violet Hour, a James Beard Award-winning cocktail lounge. Here, we ask him all about his background, what he loves about the industry, and the top trends and challenges facing the industry today.