large parties welcome
Going out to dinner can be especially frustrating when you have to wait for a table, maybe even as long as a few hours at some popular eateries. But there are restaurants so cavernous that you'll probably get to plop right down, even on a busy Friday night. They serve 1,000 or more diners at once — yep, there's room enough for a whole town — and employ small armies to cook and serve dishes that keep the crowds coming back. Here are 30 restaurants that are proud to say size matters.