Kimbal Musk to grow ‘real food’ concept Next Door

February 2, 2017

Kimbal Musk, co-founder of The Kitchen Restaurants, plans to grow his casual “real food” restaurant concept Next Door American Eatery across the U.S. heartland.

Musk, a technology entrepreneur, is known for his full-service concept The Kitchen bistros, with locations in Colorado, Tennessee and Chicago, founded with chef Hugo Matheson and Jen Lewin in 2004.

In 2011, the group launched a more casual variation of The Kitchen called Next Door, now with three locations, which Musk plans to expand with the goal of reaching 50 units by 2020.

Next Door has a menu of soups, salads, burgers and daily specials and