Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2012
With 43% of consumers indicating restaurants being an essential part of their lifestyle, according to a recent survey by the National Restaurant Association, CreditDonkey.com, a credit card comparison website, released a new research infographic illustrating restaurants doing more to attract customers.
"Social media is the top growing trend for restaurants," says Charles Tran, founder of CreditDonkey.com. "Not only are savvy folks looking for great deals online, they are also sharing their dining experience with their friends."
While the economic downturn continues to weigh heavily on family budgets, restaurants are expanding their menu offerings to attract more diners, from new international cuisines to healthier options.
Visit CreditDonkey.com to view the full infographic on New Incentives for Dining Out. The full infographic includes:
- Social Media Trends
- Consumer Budget Trends
- Restaurant Menu Trends
The experts at CreditDonkey.com offer the following tips to help consumers dine out while saving money:
- Look online to find the best restaurants. Make sure to read the customer reviews and comments -- as this is a great source for insider insight.
- For the adventurous, coupon and daily deal websites offer huge discounts on hidden gems. This allows consumers to try out a restaurant, even those outside of their typical budget.
- Use a rewards credit card, specifically one that offers more cash back at restaurants.
Consumers can visit CreditDonkey.com to compare best credit card rewards. CreditDonkey.com publishes credit card deals, reviews and tips to help consumers make informed credit decisions. They can search, compare and apply online, finding the best credit cards for their individual needs.
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