Rich and Kay Gardner have been in the restaurant/foodservice business all of their lives. With a combined 55+ years of experience together. They have been successful in all of their restaurant experiences and operations.

They opened their own restaurant in 1995, the “GOLD MINER CAFÉ”, and built it to be one of the most successful breakfast & lunch restaurants in the Sacramento area. They went on to open a second location, “GOLD MINER CAFÉ #2, in Rocklin,Ca. and most recently the, “GRANITE ROCK GRILL“. All of which have been extremely successful.

Rich and Kay also have extensive experience in all lines of catering, from weddings and Christmas parties to Business Luncheons, Breakfast Buffets, & Private Club Dinners. They have had a wide variety of local publicity, from magazine articles and interviews to local television appearances on both ch.10 and ch.31, where they have cooked live for both morning shows. Television personalities have visited Kay and Rich’s home where they prepared breakfast for their family live for “Good Day Sacramento”. They have been involved with local city functions as well: Chili cook-off, Rocklin Jubilee, Artrageos, and various food vending stands. They also own two 14′ box trucks fully contained with the proper equipment for transporting all food within county health codes. They have equipment and capabilities to handle very large events. Rich and Kay carry with them a vast amount of experience with them rarely found in the food service industry nowadays. Together they are sure to be a success at any business or function that involves food service, sales, design or planning.

All qualifications for Rich & Kay can be verified. Thank you for your interest in the “GRANITE ROCK GRILL