As of Sep 27, 2017, the company operated 1,682 restaurants in all 50 states, Washington D.C., Guam, Puerto Rico and 30 countries internationally, including 937 Chili's domestic and 14 Chili's international locations, 52 Maggiano's restaurants, and 315 Chili's domestic and 364 Chili's international franchise restaurants.

In fiscal 2017, the company opened 1 net new Chili's and 1 Maggiano's restaurants, and franchisees closed 7 net domestic and opened 27 net international Chili's locations. During the first quarter of fiscal 2018, franchisees opened 8 net new Chili's restaurants (0 domestic). For the full fiscal year, the company expects to add 5 to 6 Chili's and 1 Maggiano's locations, and franchisees are expected to add 6-8 Chili's domestic and 38-43 Chili's international locations.

At year-end, the company owned the land and building for 190 of 1,003 company-operated restaurant locations, and leased the remaining 813 locations, including 666 ground leases and 147 retail leases. Initial lease terms are typically for 10 to 20 years, with renewal terms of 1 to 10 years.

Chili's prototypical restaurants generally range in size from 4,500 to 6,000 square feet and have seating for 150-252 guests. Most restaurants are freestanding buildings located near major retail, residential and commercial/office centers, but can also be found in shopping malls, airports and similar non-traditional locations both domestically and internationally. Maggiano's restaurants range in size from 8,500 to 24,000 square feet, are typically 12,000 to 17,000 square feet, and have seating for 240-700 guests.

Company-operated restaurants1,0031,0031,001888884877
Company-operated restaurant growth0.2%0.2%12.7%0.5%0.8%1.4%
Franchised restaurants671671659741731714
Franchised restaurant growth1.8%1.8%-11.1%1.4%2.4%-0.3%
Systemwide restaurants1,6741,6741,6601,6291,6151,591
Systemwide restaurant growth0.8%0.8%1.9%0.9%1.5%0.6%
Avg restaurant gross sq ft6,3006,3006,3006,3006,3006,300
Avg restaurant gross sq ft growth0.4%0.4%0.2%0.4%-0.0%-0.1%