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Restaurants, Hotels, & Stops

Restaurants

What is your favorite fast food restaurant?
(342 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
40%
Subway
29%
Wendy's
28%
Chick-Fil-A
25%
Taco Bell
20%
Chipotle
18%
Kentucky Fried Chicken
17%
Arby's
16%
McDonald's
16%
Panera Bread
15%
Hardee's/Carl's Jr.
12%
Burger King
9%
Sonic
8%
Jack in the Box
7%
Dairy Queen
5%
Pizza Hut
3%
Popeye's
3%
Little Caesars
1%
In-N-Out Burger
0%
Denny's
8%
Other (Whataburger, Moe’s, Culver’s, Panda Express, Golden Corral, Jimmy John’s, El Pollo Loco, Country Kitchen, Starbucks, etc.)
Whether it's a "Mom and Pop" diner, or particular franchise location, what is the best restaurant in America?
(282 respondents – top write ins!)
 
Restaurant Name
1st
Texas Roadhouse
2nd
Denny’s
3rd
Golden Corral / Red Lobster
4th
Petro Truck Stops / Outback Steakhouse
5th
Applebee’s / Cracker Barrel
6th
Longhorn Steakhouse / The Big Texan / Logan’s Roadhouse
(239 respondents – top write ins!)
 
Restaurant Locations (state)
1st
Everywhere
2nd
Texas
3rd
Florida
4th
California
5th
Georgia
6th
Illinois
7th
Arizona / North Carolina
8th
New York
9th
Maryland / Tennessee
10th
Michigan / Nevada

Hotels

How often do you stay at a hotel while traveling for work (on average)?
(399 respondents)
8%
Daily
9%
1 Time a Week
18%
2-3 Times a Week
20%
2-3 Times a Month
32%
12 Times a Year or Less
12%
Never
2%
Other (on vacation, when needed, etc.)
While on the road, which hotel chain is your favorite place to stop for the night?
(388 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
36%
Comfort Inn
36%
Super 8
32%
Days Inn
29%
Quality Inn
26%
Best Western
25%
Holiday Inn/Holiday Inn Express
23%
La Quinta
23%
Motel 6
18%
Red Roof Inn
14%
Econo Lodge
11%
Travelodge
11%
Hampton Inn
7%
America's Best Value Inn
6%
Wingate
4%
Microtel
7%
Other (Hyatt, Marriot, Embassy Suites, no preference, etc.)
What are the most important factor(s) when choosing a hotel?
(395 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
87%
Truck Parking/Access
57%
Price
40%
Location
33%
Quality (Reviews/Ratings)
28%
Perks (i.e. Free Breakfast/Internet Access, Fitness Center, Pool)
16%
Loyalty Programs
3%
Other (pets allowed, early check-in, etc.)

Stops

Which state has the best rest stops in the United States?
(338 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
31%
Florida
20%
Alabama
20%
Texas
16%
Ohio
10%
Georgia
7%
North Carolina
6%
Tennessee
5%
Iowa
5%
Arizona
5%
Kentucky
5%
Indiana
5%
California
5%
Pennsylvania
4%
Kansas
4%
Virginia
4%
South Carolina
4%
Illinois
4%
Wisconsin
3%
Montana
3%
Washington
3%
Oklahoma
3%
Oregon
3%
New Jersey
3%
Colorado
3%
Missouri
3%
Michigan
3%
Nebraska
3%
New Mexico
2%
Maryland
2%
New York
2%
Utah
2%
Louisiana
2%
Mississippi
1%
Minnesota
1%
Nevada
1%
Connecticut
1%
West Virginia
1%
Delaware
1%
Wyoming
1%
Massachusetts
1%
Idaho
1%
Alaska
1%
New Hampshire
1%
Maine
1%
South Dakota
0%
Rhode Island
0%
North Dakota
0%
Arkansas
Which province has the best rest stops in Canada?
(48 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
50%
Ontario
29%
Alberta
19%
British Columbia
13%
Quebec
6%
Saskatchewan
6%
Manitoba
4%
Nova Scotia
4%
New Brunswick
What is your favorite truck stop chain?
 
50%
Flying J
46%
Petro
43%
Pilot
34%
TA (Truckstops of America)
25%
Love's
3%
Speedway
3%
AMBEST
3%
Other (Independents, Sapps Brothers, Jubitz, Wilco Hess, etc.)