Chain Restaurants You Can Find in Any City
Wondering what the most popular chain restaurants in America are? While opinions may vary from state to state and city to city, one thing’s for certain: There are a handful of chain restaurants that are guaranteed to have a location in almost every major city in the United States.
Curious to know more? We share the chain restaurants you can find in any major city, ahead.
Whether you’re in an airport, mall, or walking down the street in New York City, chances are you’ll run into more than one Subway.
Next: This popular restaurant can be found in any city in the world.
Another popular chain restaurant found in any city (and all over the world)? McDonald’s. While it may not always be the best option health-wise, McDonald’s can be great option for travelers, as many of them are the first restaurants to open and last to close.
Next: Craving bread sticks? Some say the ones from this chain restaurant are the best.
3. Olive Garden
In addition to fast food restaurants, many cities have the same core chain restaurants, too. Case in point: Olive Garden. While they may not be in every town across America — that would be a lot of Olive Gardens — they certainly exist in almost every major city across the United States.
Next: In some cities, there’s one of these on every street corner.
Known for being on pretty much every street corner across the U.S. (OK, we’re exaggerating a little), Starbucks is not just a place to fuel up on coffee. From salads to wraps to breakfast sandwiches, there are plenty of lunch items to choose from.
Next: These are so common, they’re often overlooked.
5. Boston Market
If you’re anything like us, you may have forgotten about your local Boston Market on several occasions. That said, whenever we crave rotisserie chicken, we know just the spot.
Next: You’ll never miss an important game at this chain.
6. Buffalo Wild Wings
Another chain restaurant you can always count on? Buffalo Wild Wings. They’re basically everywhere and they always have a game on.
Next: This chain didn’t stop health violations from keeping them open in cities across America.
Despite some health violations, Chipotle has managed to remain a popular destination for burritos and bread bowls alike. You can count on this chain for delicious Mexican food, no matter where you are. But, remember, guacamole is extra.
Next: They don’t call it international for nothing …
If you’re looking for a popular breakfast spot in most U.S. cities, look no further than IHOP. The International House of Pancakes has left its mark on many cities — and pancake lovers — across America.
Next: You can go on a U.S. tour of this chain restaurant.
9. Hard Rock Cafe
With over 175 locations in 53 countries, you’re bound to run into a Hard Rock Cafe while vacationing in pretty much any major city across the United States.
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