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List of Restaurant Companies

Updated June 14, 2019 48.7k views580 items

List of the top restaurant companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major restaurant companies includes the largest and most profitable restaurant businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest restaurant companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous restaurant companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the restaurant industry you might want to look to these company names for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big restaurant businesses.

Companies on this list include McDonald's and Cheers.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest restaurant companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful restaurant companies?"
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  • 100 Montaditos1

    100 Montaditos

  • 1Oak2


  • A&W Restaurants3

    A&W Restaurants

    Restaurant, Fast food
    A&W Restaurants, Inc., is a chain of fast-food restaurants distinguished by its draft root...  more

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  • Abbott's Frozen Custard4

    Abbott's Frozen Custard

    Abbott's Frozen Custard is a frozen custard franchise founded and based in Rochester, New...  more
  • Aktu Taktu5

    Aktu Taktu

    Restaurant, Fast food
  • Al Baik6

    Al Baik

    Al Baik is a chain of fast food restaurants in Saudi Arabia that primarily sells broasted...  more
  • Al Tazaj7

    Al Tazaj

    Al Tazaj is a BBQ chicken Arabic fast casual restaurant chain headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi...  more
  • Americana Group8

    Americana Group

    Restaurant, Food Manufacturing
    Since its inception in Kuwait back in 1964, Americana Group has grown into a large...  more
  • Andy's Frozen Custard9
    Andy's Frozen Custard is a chain of United States frozen custard stores with locations in...  more
  • Anna Miller's10

    Anna Miller's

    Anna Miller's is a chain of restaurants in Hawaii and Japan. The first branch opened in 1973...  more
  • Applebee’s International, Inc.11

    Applebee’s International, Inc.

    Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places
    Applebee’s International, Inc., is an American company which develops, franchises, and...  more

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  • 12


    Restaurant, Video game
    Aquaplus, formally U-Office and Aqua, is a Japanese company which main specializes in the...  more
  • Arby's13


    Restaurant, Fast food
    Arby's Restaurant Group, Inc. is the second largest quick-service sandwich chain in the U.S....  more

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  • Arctic Circle Restaurants14

    Arctic Circle Restaurants

    Restaurant, Fast food
    Arctic Circle Restaurants is a chain of burger and shake restaurants based in Midvale, Utah,...  more
  • Argo Tea15

    Argo Tea

    Argo Tea is a chain of tea cafes that was founded in the Lincoln Park community area in...  more
  • Arni's Restaurant16
    Arni's Restaurant is a chain of pizzerias with locations throughout the U.S. state of Indiana....  more
  • Arthur Treacher's17
    Arthur Treacher's Fish and Chips is a fast food seafood restaurant chain. At the peak of its...  more
  • Atlanta Bread Company18

    Atlanta Bread Company

    Restaurant, Bakery
    Atlanta Bread Company is a bakery cafe chain that was established in 1993 in the Atlanta...  more
  • Au Bon Pain19

    Au Bon Pain

    Restaurant, Bakery
    Au Bon Pain is a fast-casual bakery and café chain headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. In...  more
  • Auntie Anne's20

    Auntie Anne's

    Auntie Anne's, based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is an American chain of pretzel bakeries...  more
  • Aurelio's Pizza21

    Aurelio's Pizza

    Aurelio's Pizza is an Illinois restaurant chain which centers its business around the thin...  more
  • Back Yard Burgers22

    Back Yard Burgers

    Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places
    Back Yard Burgers, Inc. is a regional franchise chain of quick serve restaurants. Its...  more
  • Bacolod Chicken Inasal23

    Bacolod Chicken Inasal

    Bacolod Chicken Inasal is a Philippine restaurant chain. It is among the best known in the...  more
  • Bahama Breeze24

    Bahama Breeze

    Bahama Breeze is an American restaurant chain owned by Darden Restaurants. They specialize in...  more
  • Bahama Buck's25

    Bahama Buck's

    Bahama Buck's is a privately held franchise specializing in shaved ice and other frozen...  more