The Harris Poll people are curious about what’s for dinner.  So they did what they do…they asked around.  With all the choices at our disposal which one do you think was taken most often?  Let’s hear it for the red, white & blue…er flag, not food.  U-S-A…U-S-A…USA!

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Top 8 most popular restaurant cuisines:

  1. American (31 percent)
  2. Italian (23 percent)
  3. Mexican (16 percent)
  4. Chinese (14 percent)
  5. Japanese (5 percent)
  6. Middle Eastern (3 percent)
  7. Indian (2 percent)
  8. French (1 percent)

When we dine out, the five most important factors in choosing a restaurant are good prices, the type of cuisine, a specific menu item we enjoy, a convenient location and a broad variety of menu items.