Carolina Ale House is a group of community-oriented sports bars, owned by Raleigh-based LM Restaurants. The family-friendly, sports-themed concept has expanded throughout North and South Carolina and into Georgia and Florida. President and owner of LM Restaurants, Lou Moshakos,  recently announced plans to open six more Carolina Ale Houses over the next 12 months.

LocationRaleigh, N.C.
2010 Systemwide Sales$48,100,000*
% Change in Sales11.9%
2010 U.S. Units14
% Change in Units27.3%
2010 Average Unit Volume$3,850,000*
% Change in AUV-1.3%
Future 50 Year2011