Rocco’s Ristorante & Pizzeria anchors a space filled with five other restaurants, including an Applebee’s, Taco Bell and Papa Murphy’s. But owner Rocco Biale doesn’t sweat the competition. He welcomes it.
The theme restaurant is alive and doing very well, as RB's Top 100 Independents sales ranking attests. Here are five theme restaurants from this year's list, all grossing more than $11 million annually.