Slowing Business for Restaurants in the Twin Cities
October was a muted month for area restaurants, down 3.71% compared to last year. While there’s no denying 2019 has been a challenge all year, October’s sales ranked in the middle in terms of 12-month performance. The trailing 12-month rate is now -4.13%, down slightly from last month’s -3.92%.
About these metrics: The MarginEdge monthly snapshot of Minneapolis/St. Paul restaurant sales is based on a sampling of 50+ area restaurants ranging from fast-casual to full-service.