Andrew Brochu

Andrew Brochu

Brochu's Family Tradition Owner and Operator

Andrew Brochu is the owner and operator of Brochu’s Family Tradition. Named by The New York Times and Bon Appétit as one of 2023’s Best New Restaurants, Brochu’s has been celebrated for its playfully nuanced food and boisterous atmosphere. The son of a lifelong restaurant professional, Andrew learned hospitality from a young age before moving to Chicago, where he spent years developing his craft as a chef. Andrew co-owns Brochu’s with his wife, Sophie, and is a new father to a baby girl named Roux.

Future-Proofing Main Street: Innovations in Retail/Restaurants

Flannery O'Connor Room

In the ever-evolving landscape of Main Street, the retail and restaurant sectors stand at a critical juncture. The “Future-proofing Main Street: Innovations in Retail and Restaurants” panel is an insightful forum designed to explore the cutting-edge strategies and technologies that businesses are adopting to thrive in the face of changing consumer behaviors, economic shifts, and […]