Competitor’s Closures Create Fresh Job Opportunities!

In early February, Food Management Partners, operators of Hometown Buffet, Old Country Buffet, Ryan’s, Fire Mountain, and Country Buffet, abruptly closed 74 of its under performing locations. Six of those were Hometown Buffets in San Diego.

These closures resulted in many dedicated and passionate food industry workers to immediately lose their jobs.  So, we are reaching out to those who lost their jobs and want to remain in the restaurant business and ask that they apply for a variety of roles at Souplantations and Central Kitchens. To learn more, go to

At Souplantation, we strive to provide fresh, farm-to-table wholesome food, amazing service, and a commitment to the communities we serve.  We have been a part of the fabric of San Diego since 1978.

“Each day begins fresh and fresh begins here” is emblazoned on our Souplantation walls.  We welcome those passionate about food to make a fresh start with us.

About Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp.
Each day begins fresh at 124 company-owned Garden Fresh restaurants in 15 states. More than 300 million guests since 1978 have helped us to be number one in fresh produce and salads, made-from-scratch soups, hot pastas, freshly baked breads and muffins, fresh fruit, desserts, and more.  Guests have the freedom to create their own wholesome meal in a one-of-a-kind dining experience in a friendly atmosphere and all at an everyday value.  The company is headquartered in San Diego, CA, and has two brand names:  Souplantation in Southern California, and Sweet Tomatoes elsewhere.

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