How many restaurants are there in US?
There are more and more restaurants in the US these days. For example, there were 4,442 more restaurants in the U.S. in fall 2012 than there were in fall 2011. In 2013 there were 616008 restaurants, 7% more than the number of restaurants in 2012. It is important to know that there are more and more units in the quick serve restaurant (QSR) segment. It is interesting to know that full service restaurant units include casual dining, midscale/family dining, and fine dining restaurants. The number of full service restaurant units is stable.