Miami, FL-based NATURAL CHICKEN GRILL has increased by 1 unit, from 13 to 14 (8% growth). This fast casual concept is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per person price range. Units seat about 50 and offer catering, delivery and online ordering services. All stores are franchised and trade in FL.
Medina, OH-based ROMEO\’S PIZZA (founded 2000) has increased by 2 units, from 31 to 33 (6% growth). This fast casual pizzeria concept is open for lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per person price range. Most locations are take-out/delivery; limited seating and beer and wine are offered at select locations. Catering is available. The restaurants are franchised and are located in OH.
Massachusetts-based COMELLA\’S HOMEMADE ITALIAN FOOD (founded 1988) has increased by 1 unit, from 9 to 10 (11% growth). This family/casual Italian restaurant concept is open for lunch and dinner, with an $8-$20+ per person check average. Units seat about 50 and offer catering and delivery services. All locations are in MA.
Albuquerque, NM-based GARCIA\’S KITCHEN (founded 1975) has increased by 1 unit, from 7 to 8 (14% growth). This family/casual Mexican concept is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with a $6-$15+ per person check average. The restaurants have full bar service and seat around 125. Catering and banquet facilities are available. All locations are in NM.
FOURTH WALL RESTAURANTS of New York, NY (founded 2007) has increased by 1 unit, from 7 to 8 (14% growth), adding a new concept called Quality Italian. Other company concepts are Maloney & Porcelli (1), Park Avenue (1), Post House (1), Quality Meats (1), Riff Raff\’s (1), Smith & Wollensky (1) and The Hurricane Club (1). These tend to be upscale restaurants with full bar and seating for around 300. Meal periods are lunch and dinner. Per person check average is around $15-$50+. Banquet services are offered. All locations are in NY.
CARL\’S JR. of Carpinteria, CA (founded 1941) has increased by 57 units for Carls Jr. from 1292 to 1349 (4% concept growth). These are quick serve burger restaurants open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Seating is for around 80. Per person check average is around $4-$12+. Locations are in AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY.