Reform Social and Grill Appoints General Manager

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Monique Lindsay brings 16 years in the business

Reform Social and Grill Appoints General Manager

As part of the Gates Hospitality portfolio, British gastropub, Reform Social & Grill, welcome Monique Lindsay as General Manager. In her new role, Lindsay will oversee a team of 80 staff, running breakfast, lunch and dinner service at the popular casual dining spot, seven days a week. 

Nationality: Scottish

Job title:  General Manager

Brand: Reform Social & Grill


  • To ensure our guests receive exceptional service through a well-motivated and engaged team
  • To develop and train my management team to ensure succession plans are met
  • To ensure I drive the top-line sales to its full potential and convert the bottom line for maximum profit
  • To work together with the Head Chef to revamp and introduce new innovated ideas for the menus
  • To promote the brand by carrying out activities and engaging with the communities around the area to ensure the growth of the restaurant

Number of years in the business: 16

Work history:

2015 to 2020, Bill’s Restaurants, Senior General Manager

2011 to 2015, Pizza Express, General Manager

2004 to 2011, Frankie and Benny’s (TRG), Assistant Manager leaving as General Manager


“I joined Gates Hospitality in March 2020 and my first two months couldn’t have been any different from what I expected – it’s been a challenge but it’s also allowed me valuable time to get to know my team. Having the opportunity to belong in a great company and to develop a great restaurant into an even more successful, with an engaging environment, in an amazing city has always been one of my personal life goals. Through innovative marketing and enriching my team’s skills and knowledge, I look forward to continuing its legacy within the community. I will enjoy bringing a great buzz to the place whilst delivering exceptionally high standards and great sales through a much-supported team.”