The pandemic was a rough road for the restaurant industry. To survive they turned to delivery and takeout not just from local shops but also fast food joints.

Market research company Top Data analyzed the year over year average percent change in the number of visits experienced by each fast food restaurant chain, according to The Daily Meal. This data set compares June 2019 to June 2020, not including Alaska and Hawaii.

Drum roll please... and the fast food of choice for Colorado during quarantine was Chick-fil-A.

Easy to see why this would be our favorite choice because those calories don't count....right?

Below is TopData's map of the most popular fast food restaurants across the U.S..

TopData Colorado's favorite fast food chain
TopData Colorado's favorite fast food chain

From the beginning of COVID-19 in March, one fast food chain saw a "steady incline in traffic because of its 1950s-style carhop service"... And that would be Sonic.

Don't forget to "Eat More Chicken", and if you'd like to see the full list of each states favorite fast food chain click here.

Source: TheDailyMeal

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