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Looking for examples of successful restaurant businesses?

We've put together a list of the most popular and famous restaurant businesses in the world.

With each example, we show website rank, traffic data, and what their websites look like, so you can be inspired for your own business.

Here's the list:

  • 1


    Chick-fil-A is one of the largest American fast food restaurant chains whose specialty is chicken sandwiches, but they also make delicious wraps and nuggets. Its headquarters is in College Park, Georgia. The company operates more than 2,672 restaurants, primarily in the United States with locations in 47 states and the District of Columbia.

    • Website traffic: 7.34M/month
    • Business rank: #14.8K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 2

    Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc.

    Enjoy all Buffalo Wild Wings® has to offer when you order online or stop by a location near you. Buffalo Wild Wings® is the ultimate place to get together with your friends, watch sports, drink beer, and eat wings.

    • Website traffic: 4.41M/month
    • Business rank: #18.8K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 3


    Chili's Grill & Bar is an American casual dining restaurant chain. They offer mouthwatering delicacies like Burgers, Ribs & Steaks, Tacos & Quesadillas, Smokehouse Combos, and more along with chilled beverages & alcohol. The company was founded by Larry Lavine in Texas in 1975 and is currently owned and operated by Brinker International.

    • Website traffic: 6.23M/month
    • Business rank: #25.4K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 4


    Wendy's is an American international fast food restaurant chain founded by Dave Thomas on November 15, 1969, in Columbus, Ohio. They have amazing burgers, croissants, baked goods, and chilled beverages on their menu. The company moved its headquarters to Dublin, Ohio, on January 29, 2006.

    • Website traffic: 8.05M/month
    • Business rank: #27.6K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 5

    The Cheesecake Factory

    The Cheesecake Factory is an American restaurant company and distributor of cheesecakes based in the United States. The company operates 220 full-service restaurants: 206 under The Cheesecake Factory brand, 13 under the Grand Lux Cafe brand, and one under the RockSugar Southeast Asian Kitchen brand.

    • Website traffic: 2.89M/month
    • Business rank: #28.9K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 6

    Restaurant Guru

    Restaurant Guru is an Indian online portal that helps you find the best restaurants, cafes, and bars around you. You can also list your business on Restaurant Guru to get found by consumers using their website.

    Restaurant Guru is a wiki+metasearch for restaurants. They provide ratings by popular agencies (Michelin, Frommer's, Zagat, Zomato, Yelp, Google, Foursquare, Facebook) to help people choose the right restaurant in their city and while traveling.

    • Website traffic: 8.44M/month
    • Business rank: #30.2K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 7


    Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc., also known as Popeyes and formerly named Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits and Popeyes Famous Fried Chicken & Biscuits, is an American multinational chain of fast food restaurants known for their fried chicken, founded in 1972 in New Orleans, Louisiana and headquartered in Miami, Florida.

    • Website traffic: 4.71M/month
    • Business rank: #36K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 8


    EZlocal is a local search marketing company focused on helping small businesses connect with the people who are actively searching online for products and services in their area. Founded in 2007.

    People can list their restaurants and cafes at EZlocal and make their digital presence felt in order to grow and reach more customers.

    • Website traffic: 120K/month
    • Business rank: #36.3K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 9

    QSR Magazine

    QSR is the business-to-business magazine for the limited-service restaurant segment, which includes: quick-service (fast food), fast-casual dining, snack shops, and pizza restaurants. For the general public, provides a wealth of information about healthy eating choices, consumer dining preferences, menu options, and upcoming promotions.

    • Website traffic: 630K/month
    • Business rank: #39K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 10

    Restaurant Menus Online: Pizz... is the most comprehensive restaurant menu and food delivery guide with over 255,000 menus. View updated menus and order online for fast delivery.

    • Website traffic: 5.14M/month
    • Business rank: #42.2K

    Check out their full website ➜