Restaurant logo design is tricky business. Logo design is a balance between what are often conflicting interests: representing the values of your brand, and standing out from other brands. When it comes to the topic of food, designers need to be especially careful — consumers are picky about what they put in their mouths! You need to ensure the logo is first and foremost appetizing, before you think about how different it is, whether it is gritty and realistic or cute and fluffy and so on.
Here’s a showcase of 40 restaurant logos that look different from the rest without sacrificing the most sacred value of the food industry.