Zoës Kitchen’s Mediterranean-inspired comfort food is always made from scratch, always fresh and always healthy, with dishes like Greek chicken pitas and chicken orzo soup. In addition to a sit-down restaurant, Zoës Kitchen’s take-out options range from single-serving to family-sized portions to provide quality, wholesome food on the go. Since its launch six years ago, the chain has grown to 43 locations across the country, with several more in the works. 

LocationBirmingham, Ala.
2010 Systemwide Sales$28,500,000*
% Change in Sales46.2%
2010 U.S. Units43
% Change in Units38.7%
2010 Average Unit Volume$770,000*
% Change in AUV2.7%
Future 50 Year2011