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Restaurant Stocks

The restaurant industry has a number of segments which include quick-service (fast food) fast-casual, casual and fine dining. A full list of these publicly traded restaurants can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group by the industry links on this page. Examples of some of the larger restaurants based on market capitalization include:

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (BWLD) (Chicken wings, boneless wings and other items)

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) (Fast-casual restaurant chain)

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) (Home-style country food)

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) (LongHorn Steakhouse and Olive Garden)

Domino’s Pizza Inc. (DPZ) (Over 11,000 locations)

Dunkin Brands Group, Inc. (DNKN) (Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins)

Jack In The Box Inc. (JACK) (Jack in the Box fast food restaurants; Qdoba Mexican Grill which is a fast-casual dining restaurant chain)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) (Over 36,000 Locations)

Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR) (Fast Food: brands include Tim Hortons and Burger King)

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (TXRH) (Casual dining restaurants; steaks and other dishes)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) (Brands include KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell)

Wendy’s Company (WEN) (Quick-service hamburger company: over 6,500 companies owned restaurants and franchises)

Related Links:

List of Food and Beverage Companies

Large-Cap Food and Beverage

Mid-Cap Food and Beverage

Small-Cap Food and Beverage

Micro-Cap Food and Beverage

Restaurant IPOs in 2016

There have been no IPOs in this category to date in 2016.

Restaurant IPOs in 2015

Bojangles’ Inc. (BOJA) (IPO in May 2015: southeastern regional chain of chicken and biscuit restaurants)

Fogo de Chão, Inc. (FOGO) (IPO in June 2015: Brazilian steakhouse)

Shake Shack, Inc. (SHAK) (IPO in January 2015: burgers along with items that you would associate with a roadside burger stand)

Wingstop Inc. (WING) (IPO in June 2015: chicken wing restaurants)

Industry Links: Restaurant Stocks

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Large and Mid-Cap Restaurants

Small-Cap Restaurants

Micro-Cap Restaurants

Burger Chains

Casual Dining Companies

Fast Casual Restaurants

Fast Food

Fine Dining Restaurants

Italian Restaurants

Mexican Restaurants

Pizza

Seafood Restaurants

Sports Bars

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List of Publicly Traded Restaurants

Restaurants: Large-Cap Stocks

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) (Over 36,000 Locations)

Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR) (Fast Food: brands include Tim Hortons and Burger King)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) (Brands include KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell)

Restaurants: Mid-Cap Stocks

Bloomin Brands, Inc. (BLMN) (Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill and Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar)

Brinker International, Inc. (EAT) (Chili’s Grill & Bar and Maggiano’s Little Italy)

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (BWLD) (Chicken wings, boneless wings and other items)

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) (Fast-casual restaurant chain)

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) (Home-style country food)

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) (LongHorn Steakhouse and Olive Garden)

Domino’s Pizza Inc. (DPZ) (Over 11,000 locations)

Dunkin Brands Group, Inc. (DNKN) (Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins)

Jack In The Box Inc. (JACK) (Jack in the Box fast food restaurants; Qdoba Mexican Grill which is a fast-casual dining restaurant chain)

Papa John’s International, Inc. (PZZA) (Pizza: over 4,600 locations)

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (TXRH) (Casual dining restaurants; steaks and other dishes)

The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE) (Upscale casual restaurants)

Wendy’s Company (WEN) (Quick-service hamburger company: over 6,500 companies owned restaurants and franchises)

Restaurants: Small-Cap Stocks

Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. (ARCO)(Argentina: one of the largest franchisees of McDonald’s restaurants)

Biglari Holdings Inc. (BH) (Diversified holding company whose assets include Maxim magazine and Steak and Shake fast food restaurants)

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI) (BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse; deep-dish pizza)

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (BOBE) (Full-service restaurants; food distribution under their brand name)

Bojangles’ Inc. (BOJA) (IPO in May 2015: Southeastern regional chain of chicken and biscuit restaurants)

Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) (Burger King franchises)

Chuy’s Holdings, Inc. (CHUY) (Tex-Mex food)

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY) (Entertainment and dining restaurants)

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG) (Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak house, Sullivan’s Steakhouse and Del Frisco’s Grille)

Del Taco Restaurants Inc. (TACO) (Del Taco: quick service Mexican restaurant)

Denny’s Corporation (DENN) (Full-service restaurant chain)

DineEquity, Inc. (DIN) (Applebee’s and IHOP)

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (LOCO) (Fast-casual restaurants)

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (FRGI) (Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana)

Fogo de Chão, Inc. (FOGO) (Brazilian steakhouse)

Four Corners Property Trust, Inc. (FCPT) (REIT: Restaurant properties)

Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) (Sandwich Shops)

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (RRGB) (Gourmet burgers)

Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (RUTH) (Ruth’s Chris Steak House)

Shake Shack, Inc. (SHAK) (IPO in January 2015: Burgers along with items that you would associate with a roadside burger stand)

Sonic Corp. (SONC) (Drive-in restaurants)

The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (HABT) (Hamburgers and specialty sandwiches)

Wingstop Inc. (WING) (Chicken wing restaurants)

Zoe’s Kitchen, Inc. (ZOES) (Mediterranean dishes)

Restaurants: Micro-Cap Stocks

Ark Restaurants Corp. (ARKR) (Restaurants, bars and fast food restaurants)

Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (BBRG) (Italian restaurants; upscale affordable dining segment)

Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (HOTR) (Hooters franchises)

Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (SAUC) (Bagger Dave’s Burger Taverns; Buffalo Wild Wing franchises)

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (DAVE) (Barbeque)

Flanigan’s Enterprises, Inc. (BDL) (Flanigan’s Seafood Bar and Grill)

Good Times Restaurants Inc. (GTIM) (Good Times Burger and Frozen Custard and Bid Daddy’s Burger Bar)

Kona Grill, Inc. (KONA) (Full service bar, patio and sushi bar)

J Alexander’s Holdings, Inc. (JAX) (J. Alexander’s, Redlands Grill and Stoney River Steakhouse & Grill)

Jamba, Inc. (JMBA) (Juice and smoothie retailer: fruit smoothies, juices, iced teas)

Luby’s, Inc. (LUB) (Luby’s Cafeterias and Fuddruckers)

Nathan’s Famous, Inc. (NATH) (Restaurant outlets that can be found in malls, campuses and other tourism and entertainment locations; hot dogs, French fries and associated items)

Noodles & Company (NDLS) (Fast casual restaurants)

Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (FRSH) (Pizza: over 1,400 locations)

Rave Restaurant Group, Inc. (RAVE) (Pizza Inn and Pie Five Pizza; over 500 locations)

Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (RT) (Casual dining restaurants)

The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. (STKS) (Upscale restaurants and lounges)