Palm trees and lilting music evoke the islands at Tommy Bahama’s Tropical Café, geared for the well-heeled resort crowd with its signature cocktails and seafood items. But in Newport Beach, California, the chain recently revamped its concept to fit a “more local market” with a lunch menu and lower price points. Tommy Bahama’s now has locations in five ocean-touching states plus Nevada.

LocationSan Francisco, Calif.
2008 Systemwide Sales ($000)$35,500,000*
YOY Sales Change14.1%
2008 U.S. Units12
YOY Unit Change20.0%
2008 Average Unit Volume ($000)$3,300,000*
Future 50 Year2009
*Technomic estimate

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