Though Gus's opened its first location along a highway in Mason, Tenn., in 1973, it still uses its secret fried chicken recipe that's been in the family for decades. Along with chicken, the chain serves a variety of sides and pies that are baked fresh daily. It now has over 30 locations across the country.

LocationMemphis, Tenn.
2022 Systemwide Sales ($000,000)$63
YOY Sales Change21.4%
2022 U.S. Units35
YOY Unit Change6.1%
Future 50 Year2023

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