Some of the best venture capital investors in the world, who

historically considered restaurants to be too risky, have begun to

show up to the party with their checkbooks in droves.

QUICK PRIMER ON HOW VC & TECH INVESTORS SHOULD THINK ABOUT RESTAURANT INVESTING

June 2013: Sequoia, arguably Silicon Valley’s most prestigious Venture Capital firm invests $10 million in The Melt, a grilled cheese chain in California.