Sergio Avila

CO-OWNER AVILA’S RESTAURANTS

50-year-old co. … one of five kids of founders Salvador, Margarita Avila … U.S. by way of Guanajuato, Mexico … first Avila’s $2K investment; five tables … now baker’s dozen … latest Foothill Ranch … AUV $2.5M … third gen in restaurants … Avila ‘in water as much as possible surfing, swimming, scuba’ … turning point ‘real estate mentor taught me how to flip’ properties ‘to invest more in restaurants’