Launching a restaurant from idea to full-fledged operation is anything but easy. It's also a huge investment. You have to buy restaurant equipment, hire staff and obtain permits, not to mention entice people to become patrons. Luckily, a new report suggests Atlanta is among the best when it comes to return on investment, or ROI.
That's right — according to the online marketplace Bid-On-Equipment, Atlanta ranks fifth best in the country in restaurant ROI. Here's what the authors found:
- Annual restaurant sales per capita: $3,745
- Restaurants per capita: 295
- Restaurant industry workers per capita:6,333
- Median income in city: $77,382