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 $47,000,000
2 Tao Downtown New York City NY $38,000,000
3 Joe's Stone Crab Miami Beach FL $36,136,486
4 Lavo New York New York City NY $31,000,000
5 Carmine's New York City NY $30,984,068
The Future 50
Rank Restaurant Systemwide Sales % Change in Sales
1 PDQ $28,500,000* 280.00
2 BurgerFi $44,500,000* 178.10
3 Hakkasan $32,000,000* 100.00
4 Del Frisco’s Grille $44,100,000 83.90
5 Umami Burger $37,400,000* 70.00
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
RankRestaurantOverall ScoreValueFood /BeverageAppearance /AmbianceConveniece /TakeoutService /Hospitality
2Firehouse Subs60.8%51.1%58.0%57.4%65.0%72.6%
3Papa Murphy's58.6%54.6%53.6%43.0%70.9%70.9%
4McAlister's Deli58.0%48.3%57.2%54.5%59.5%70.4%
5Seasons 5258.0%47.8%57.6%60.2%55.0%69.2%

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