When servers at Maria Maria restaurants bring a card to the table as a “thank you” from Carlos Santana at the end of a meal, guests are often surprised to learn the rock legend is a partner in the five-unit casual-dining chain.
 Created by Walnut Creek, Calif.-based DSE Sports & Entertainment Corp., the concept is named for one of Santana’s hit songs. A guitar is featured in the logo, videos of his concerts sometimes play in the bar area, and the music in the dining ...

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