A bite of locally sourced salmon carpaccio at a cozy bistro, after snowboarding on the worlds largest indoor ski slope. A craft cocktail reservation booked by a concierge, before browsing the racks at Gucci. A sip of wine at an open-air Italian market tied to a celebrity chef, during special hours set aside for VIP guests.
Even in the world of online grocery platforms like Instacart and the focus on healthy eating, consumer demand for fast food remains strong.
Texas Roadhouse, Chick-fil-A lead among full-service and fast food restaurants
The National Restaurant Associations Restaurant Performance Index posted a moderate decline in July, the result of softer same-store sales and customer traffic, but the operator outlook for business conditions over the next six months remained stable, said Hudson Riehle, our senior vice president of research.