As of Jan 26, 2018, the company operated 648 Cracker Barrel Old Country locations and 6 Holler & Dash Biscuit House locations across 44 states.

In fiscal 2017, Cracker Barrel opened 8 locations. During the first half of fiscal 2018, the company opened 5 new locations. In fiscal 2018, the company plans to open 8 to 9 new locations.

At year-end, the company owned the land and the building for 418 locations, and had ground or ground and building leases for the remaining 232 locations.

The current store prototype is approximately 9,000 square feet, including approximately 2,100 square feet of retail selling space, and has dining room seating for 180 guests. Approximately 83% of locations are located along interstate highways, while remaining locations are located off-interstate or near tourist destinations.

Company-operated restaurants648645641637631624
Company-operated restaurant growth0.5%0.6%0.6%1.0%1.1%1.3%
Systemwide restaurants648645641637631624
Systemwide restaurant growth0.5%0.6%0.6%1.0%1.1%1.3%
Avg restaurant gross sq ft9,9009,9009,9009,90010,00010,000
Avg restaurant gross sq ft growth-0.0%-0.1%-0.1%-0.1%-0.1%-0.1%