Who doesn't like enjoying
a nice meal with good company in a well-run restaurant? Here
are the top restaurant chains in the country.
Applebee's - Nation's leading casual dining chain.
Benihana - Japanese dining chain.
BJ's Restaurants - Chain offering beer and deep-dish pizza.
Evans - Family
- Operates Chili's and Romano's Macaroni Grill
di Beppo - Italian
Wild Wings - Chain
known for wings and 14 sauces.
Buffets Inc. - Operates Old Country Buffet, HomeTown and Ryan's Buffet
- Offers gourmet pizzas and entrees.
Factory - Restaurant
with large menu and variety of cheesecakes.
Cici's - Low-priced pizza buffet chain.
Operates Olive Garden, Red Lobster and Smoky Bones BBQ.
Denny's - Largest family-dining chain.
Del Frisco's - Operates Del Frisco's and Sullivan Steakhouse restaurants.
Famous Dave's - Barbecue restaurant chain.
IHOP - Casual chain best known for breakfast
Barrel - Home-style
country cooking and gift shops.
Corral - Leading
buffet grill chain.
Steakhouse - Operates
Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba's Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill,
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Roy's
Joe's Crab Shack - Chain of seafood restaurants in 33 states.
Landry's - Operates 40 brands of chain restaurants.
Legal Seafoods - Upscale seafood restaurants in Boston
and East Coast.
Morton's Steakhouse - Upscale steakhouses in 60 cities.
- Northeast Casual dining chain.
Chang's China Bistro
- Chinese food in a hip bistro setting.
Robin - Gourmet
hamburgers and bottomless steak fries.
Tuesday - Casual
dining chain with ribs, steaks and salad bars.
- Steakhouse chain featuring New Orleans-style cooking.
Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes - Chain of salad bar buffets.
Friday's - National
chain known for drinks and Jack Daniel's grilled food.
Roadhouse - National
chain serving steak, chicken and ribs.
Uno Chicago Grill - Chain of restaurants offering deep-dish pizza,
steaks, ribs and more.
Top Chains by Unit Sales