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What the Top 500 data says about full-service restaurants


Every year, Nation’s Restaurant News and Datassential partner to present The Top 500, the definitive sales ranking of restaurants in America.

One element of this data is restaurant segment, meaning each can be broken down by system wide domestic sales, units, and estimated sales per unit. NRN has been analyzing the Top 10 restaurant chains in each segment by sales, and today we’re talking about the six full-service segments that we collect data for: Seafood/Steak, American, Italian/Pizza, Midscale, Global/Regional, and Sports Bars.

Let’s get into it.

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