Restaurant visit growth slumped to a 1% gain over the spring quarter, according to research firm...

|By:, SA News Editor

Restaurant visit growth slumped to a 1% gain over the spring quarter, according to research firm NPD. Though the quick-service restaurant segment registered 2% growth for the period, both the midscale and casual dining segments saw fewer visits over the past year. Diners did spend a bit more per visit, with the average check going up 2%.