Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$1,314.6-0.8%
Systemwide restaurantsAvg sales per square foot
523$337
Avg restaurant gross sq ftTotal employment
5,10030,625
Corporate NameBob Evans Farms, Inc.
SectorFamily Dining Restaurants
HeadquartersColumbus, OH
Primary SIC Code5812 – Eating Places
Primary NAICS Code722110 – Full-Service Restaurants
Fiscal Year EndedApril 29, 2016

NOTE: On Jan 24, 2017, the company entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of Bob Evans Restaurants to Golden Gate Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P., and is projected to close by the end of the fiscal year. Q3 2017 is the last quarter to be updated as the retail operations are now privately owned and only the distribution business remains with the public entity. Bob Evans Farms operates casual family dining restaurants offering a a wide variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner entrées, and also is a producer and distributor of pork sausage and complementary homestyle convenience food items under the Bob Evans, Owens and Country Creek brand names. As of Jan 27, 2017, the company operated 523 Bob Evans Restaurants in 18 states, primarily located in the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast.