Full-Service Restaurants in the UK: Market Research Report

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Full-Service Restaurants Market Research Report | SIC I56.101 | Mar 2016

Fattening up: Increasing demand and profitable niches offer support for revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Full-Service Restaurants market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
The Restaurant Group plc The Restaurant Group plc market share
Whitbread plc Whitbread plc market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Full-Service Restaurants industry has endured a difficult time over the past five years. Industry performance has been strongly influenced by the consumer backdrop and trends in consumer preference. Operators have had to contend with challenging conditions as a result of the prolonged effects of the economic downturn. During this time, many consumers were forced to cut back their discretionary spending on activities such as dining out. This weighed heavily on industry revenue at the start of the period. Profit was also dampened by high input costs... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

In terms of industry establishments, the geographic spread of the industry follows the size and spread of the population and trends in disposable incomes. The level of tourist activity in each area also has some influence on establishment locations.


London accounts for the largest share of industry establishments, with 19.4% located there. This region is the second most populous in the United Kingdom, with almost 8.5 million residents (13% of the population) and the highest gross disposable income per capita, at almost £21,500. It is a globally recognised tourist destination and one of the most influential financial centres in the world... purchase to read more


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What is the Full-Service Restaurants Industry?

This industry is comprised of sit-down restaurants where a waiter takes orders at the tables. Restaurants in the industry are licensed to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on their premises. However, operators also include those that allow customers to bring their own alcohol.

Industry Products
Meals for consumption on the premisesAlcoholic beveragesNon-alcoholic beveragesPrivate functions
Industry Activities
Providing sit-down mealsServing alcoholic beverages

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