Mother’s Day: Restaurants to Serve 92 Million Americans

May 10, 2017

New research from the National Restaurant Association finds that that nearly two in five American adults plan to dine out on May 14, and 21 million will order restaurant takeout or delivery. These statistics have remained consistent over time, keeping Mother’s Day as the most popular holiday on which to dine out, followed by Valentine’s Day and Father’s Day. Nearly half of Mother’s Day restaurant diners plan to celebrate the mothers in their lives over dinner and at lunch.

“We expect Mother’s Day to once again be the busiest restaurant day of the year as families honor the tireless