The food service industry is huge, and there’s quite a variety of establishments. You can find bars, fast food joints, and restaurants on nearly every street. Wondering just how many choices are out there in Atlanta? Here’s the breakdown:

 

Type of Establishment

Number in Atlanta Area

Full-service restaurants

4,019

Counter service restaurants

4,693

Cafeterias and buffets

160

Snack and specialty food bars

610

Food service contractors

455

Caterers

200

Mobile food services

21

Bars, taverns, and nightclubs

195

 

 

Source: U.S. Census Bureau