Inside the Restaurantdata.com database there are some interesting counts and numbers:
- 130,679 locations with FULL Bar service in the US.
- 210,032 with some type of alcohol whether beer, wine and/or full bar.
- 24,733 Upscale locations with an average check of $30-$50 plus per person, per meal.
- 24,205 are the highest check average locations (At least $50 per person for dinner meal period).
- 44,550 are sports bars.
- 8,761 are buffet restaurants.
- 466,615 are independent locations.
- 239,090 are multi-unit locations.