As of Sep 26, 2017, the company operated 35 Granite City Food & Brewery restaurants in 14 states and 5 Cadillac Ranch All American Bar & Grill restaurants in 5 states.
During fiscal 2016, the company opened 2 net restaurants. In the first nine months of fiscal 2017, the company closed 1 net restaurant.
The company owns the building and leases the land at 15 locations, and leases both the land and the building at 26 locations. The majority of existing leases are "triple net" leases for initial terms of 10 to 20 years, with additional renewal periods.
Restaurants are primarily located in high-activity areas such as retail centers, shopping malls, lifestyle centers, and entertainment centers. The prototypical Granite City restaurant consists of an approximately 9,800 square foot facility, conveniently located just off one or more interstate highways and centrally located within the respective area’s retail, lodging and transportation activity. The average size of Cadillac Ranch restaurants is approximately 10,000 square feet.
|Company-operated restaurant growth||0.0%||5.1%||8.3%||0.0%||9.1%||6.5%|
|Systemwide restaurant growth||0.0%||5.1%||8.3%||0.0%||9.1%||6.5%|
|Avg restaurant gross sq ft||9,800||9,800||9,800||9,800||9,700||9,600|
|Avg restaurant gross sq ft growth||0.0%||-0.0%||0.5%||1.0%||0.6%||0.2%|