Concepts previously written about in the past 18 months.
Orlando, FL-based NATURE\’S TABLE CAFE (founded 1977) has increased by 1 unit, from 72 to 73 (1% growth) and entered into DC. The restaurants are fast casual, serving American cuisine. Units seat about 40 and offer catering and online ordering services. The restaurants are franchised and trade in CA, CO, DC, FL,GA, MD, OK, TN, TX, and VA. We last featured this concept on 2/5/13 (4% growth).
Cheshire, CT-based WAYBACK BURGERS (founded 1991) has increased by 10 units, from 68 to 78 (15% growth) and entered into CO, MN, TX, and VA. This fast casual burger concept is open for lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per person price range. Units seat about 60. Catering and online ordering services are available. All stores are franchised and trade in CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, IN, MA, MD, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TX, and VA. We last wrote about this concept on 8/13/13 (39% growth).
West Palm Beach, FL-based HURRICANE GRILL & WINGS (founded 1995) has increased by 4 units, from 56 to 60 (7% growth) and entered into IA. This family/casual concept specializes in chicken and serves other American cuisine. The restaurants have full bar and seat about 100. Catering is available. Locations are franchised and trade in AL, AZ, CO, FL, GA, IA, MD, MI, MN, NC, NY, and TX. We featured this concept on 4/2/13 (13% growth) and on 12/3/13 (10% growth).