Honest Burgers is heading a string of restaurant chains that are making their mark as some of Britain’s fastest-growing private businesses.
The London-focused chain finished second only to mobile phone distributor GreenTech Distribution in the annual Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track list, which highlights 100 firms that are blazing a trail in terms of sales growth.
The top 100 companies have collectively increased their revenues by 65% since 2012 and created 13,500 jobs between them in that time.
Honest Burgers, which now operates 10 sites, leads the restaurant sector after growing revenues by more than 200% to £7m in the last three years. It employs 252 staff.
Other restaurant names on the list include Bill’s Restaurants (14th), New World Trading Company (20th), Giggling Squid (42nd), Pure Made for You (45th), Ed’s East Diner (66th) and Byron (90th).