Orders placed by U.S. consumers when dining out 2016, by restaurant type

This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in November 2016. U.S. consumers were asked what they usually order when dining out. During the survey, 84 percent of the respondents stated that they usually order a main course when dining out at quick-service restaurants.

What do you usually order when dining out?

TakeawayFood delivery servicesQuick-service restaurantFull-service restaurant
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Release date

November 2016


United States

Survey time period

November 16 to 23, 2016

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* Response was not an option for takeaway and food delivery services.
This question was phrased by the source as follows: "dishes/drinks with different dining options".
Respondents base: home-cooked meals (935); takeaway (521); food delivery services (327); quick-service restaurant (719); full-service restaurants (719).

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