Company History

Since 1939, the partners and staff at KROST have helped hundreds of restaurant operators realize their true potential and maximize their return on investment. Our niche in the industry has enabled us to identify the needs of our restaurant clientele, recognize areas of improvement, and provide solutions that work despite monetary or other constraints. We believe we have the largest restaurant client base of any local CPA firm in Southern California.

Our secret is our unique blend of food service experience and a genuine interest in the success of our clients. At KROST, we offer our clients the best of both worlds- the expertise of a large CPA & consulting firm with the personal attention of a community-based firm, to provide the proper tools for our clients’ financial success.

Our mission is to be an integral part of creating wealth for our foodservice clients. We accomplish this by providing solutions to meet their needs, emphasizing in increasing profitability, reducing taxes, and staying in compliance with complex government regulations.

At KROST, we are more than just CPAs. We are restaurant consultants, business advisors, and advocates for your industry. We are actively involved in the California Restaurant Association and continually seek to educate restaurant operators of news and legislation affecting your industry. To see our upcoming educational seminars, visit our Events section. Our objective in this role is to inform you of issues affecting your industry and to work with federal, state, and local legislators to voice your opinions.
KROST takes pride in our diversity and we are able to assist you in the following languages:

Armenian Chinese Italian Spanish
Assyrian Farsi Punjabi Tagalog
Bulgarian Indonesian Russian Ukrainian