Top 10 Orange County Based Restaurant Chains

1. Taco Bell Corp.

City: Irvine

Restaurant Locations: 6,446

2009 Revenue: $1.9 billion

2. Del Taco LLC

City: Lake Forest

Restaurant Locations: 518

2009 Revenue: $568 million

3. Real Mex Restaurants Inc.

Restaurants: El Torito, Acapulco, Chevys, Las Brisas

City: Cypress

Restaurant Locations: 224

2009 Revenue: $500.6 million

4. In-N-Out Burgers Inc.

City: Irvine

Restaurant Locations: 249

2009 Revenue: $465 million

5. BJ's Restaurants Inc.

City: Huntington Beach

Restaurant Locations: 96

2009 Revenue: $426.7 million

6. Mimi's Cafe

City: Irvine

Restaurant Locations: 145

2009 Revenue: $380 million

7. El Pollo Loco Inc.

City: Costa Mesa

Restaurant Locations: 412

2009 Revenue: $277.7 million

8. Johnny Rockets Restaurant Group Inc.

City: Lake Forest

Restaurant Locations: 285

2009 Revenue: $230 million

9. Claim Jumper Restaurants LLC

City: Irvine

Restaurant Locations: 46

2009 Revenue: $200 million

10. Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar

City: Newport Beach

Restaurant Locations: 64

2009 Revenue: $200 million