Special Reports

Restaurant industry data and insights to see how you compare to your competition

Top 100 Independents
Rank Restaurant City State Sales
1 Tao Asian Bistro Las Vegas NV $47,941,106
2 Joe’s Stone Crab Miami Beach FL $36,837,000
3 Tao Downtown New York NY $33,822,962
4 Carmine’s (Times Square) New York NY $32,015,788
5 Old Ebbitt Grill Washington DC $30,568,157
The Future 50
Rank Restaurant Systemwide Sales % Change in Sales
1 Pie Five Pizza Co. $40,028,000 151.30
2 Modern Market $30,000,000* 85.20
3 SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza $26,000,000* 73.30
4 Snap Kitchen $34,100,000* 73.10
5 The Brass Tap $28,300,000* 88.70
Best and worst place to open a restaurant

Best Places

Metro area
Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
Kapaa, HI
Findlay, OH
Sevierville, TN

Worst Places

Metro area
Los Alamos, NM
Sunbury, PA
Boone, IA
North Vernon, IN
Malvern, AR
Consumer Report - Favorite Chains

Restaurant trends come and go, but one thing remains the same: Service and hospitality are crucial to consumers. In this year's list of America's Favorite Chains, each of the top five scored big in the hospitality category. See which chains consumers name as their top picks and what they are doing right.

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