January 11, 2013 by Diniquette
*The first restaurant chain in the U.S. was the Harvey Houses; that started in 1876 to serve railroad travelers.
*The most popular day to eat out in the U.S. is Saturday. Second is Friday and third is Sunday. Monday is the slowest.
*The country whose residents eat at sit down restaurants the least is Russia; the most is Hong Kong.
*Americans eat almost 30% of their meals away from home each year;(I happen to think that it’s more in major cities).
*In 1925 there were @17,000 restaurants in NYC.
Have a great weekend everyone!
Thanks for reading.