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Restaurant Closings Results Are In

Restaurantdata's expert research team has been performing lock-step closing reports of U.S. restaurant locations for the past 5 years. Due to COVID we are now performing monthly sweeps of the U.S. restaurant universe. Prior to COVID, closings clocked in at the rate of...

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February 11, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Syracuse, NY-based CORELIFE EATERY (founded 2015) has increased by 22 units, from 41 to 63 (54% growth). These fast casual vegetarian restaurants are open for lunch and dinner, with a $6-$15+ per person price range. Seating is...

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February 4, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Boise, ID-based BITTERCREEK ALEHOUSE (founded 2002) has added a new concept called Diablo & Son's (1). Other company concepts are Bittercreek Alehouse (1) and Red Feather Lounge/ Cellar (1). Overall company increase was...

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January 28, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators North Vancouver, BC-based BEAN AROUND THE WORLD COFFEES (founded 1990) has increased by 6 units, from 21 to 27 (29% growth). This quick serve coffee shop is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner hours, with a $4-$12+ per person...

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January 22, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Houston, TX-based WILLIE'S RESTAURANTS (founded 1993) has increased by 1 unit, from 16 to 17 (6% growth). This family/casual bar and grill concept is open for lunch and dinner, with an $8-$20+ per person check average. The...

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January 14, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators San Francisco, CA-based THE STINKING ROSE (founded 1995) has added a new concept called Caprice (1). Other company concepts are Calzone's (1), Crab House At Pier 39 (1), Franciscan Crab Restaurant (1), Frankie's Pier 43 (1),...

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February 18, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Fresno, CA-based DELI DELICIOUS (founded 1995) has increased by... Winston-Salem, NC-based EAST COAST WINGS (founded 1995) has... Tucson, AZ-based EEGEE'S (founded 1985) has ... Emerging and Re-emerging Concepts Concepts with...

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January 7, 2020

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Evanston, IL-based FRIO GELATO has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4 (33% growth). This quick serve gelato concept is open for lunch and dinner hours, with a $4-$12+ per person price range. Seating is for about 30. All the...

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December 31, 2019

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators New York, NY-based CRAFTED HOSPITALITY (founded 2001) has added a new concept called Small Batch (1). Other company concepts are Craft (1), Craft Los Angeles (1), Craftsteak (1), Heritage Steak (1), Riverpark (1), Temple Court...

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December 17, 2019

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators New York, NY-based WESTVILLE (founded 2003) has increased by 1 unit, from 6 to 7 (17% growth). The restaurants are family/casual, open for lunch and dinner, with a $6-$15+ per person check average. The restaurants serve...

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December 11, 2019

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Whitefish Bay, WI-based BREADSMITH (founded 1993) has increased by 3 units, from 32 to 35 (9% growth) and entered into NC. This quick serve bakery/cafe is open for breakfast and lunch, with a $4-$12+ per person price range. All...

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December 3, 2019

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Boston, MA-based UNO CHICAGO GRILL (founded 1943) has increased by 2 units, from 90 to 92 (2% growth). These family/casual pizza restaurants are open for lunch and dinner, with a $10-$30+ per person check average. Restaurants...

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November 19, 2019

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Greenfield, IN-based CHICAGO'S PIZZA (founded 1979) has increased by 1 unit, from 16 to 17 (6% growth). This fast casual pizzeria is open for lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per person price range. Beer and wine are served and...

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