Nando’s has become the biggest restaurant brand in the UK by both outlet numbers and turnover, Lumina Intelligence’s Restaurant Report reveals.

The report sees Nando’s overtake PizzaExpress in terms of outlets, after the pizza chain closed a number of sites in a restructure last year.

Nando’s and Wagamama were one of the few leading branded restaurants in UK which added sites in 2020, growing to 443 and 156 respectively.

In terms of turnover, Wagamama overtook PizzaExpress to become the second biggest brand, with sales of £182.5m in 2020.

Nando’s achieved sales of £432.2m in 2020.

The top 10 branded restaurants by outlet and turnover continue to grow their share of the brands market, the report finds.

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