Number of the Day

How Restaurants Got Crushed By Covid, By the Numbers

Many restaurants that closed down temporarily are now gone forever

Number of the Day: 15,770 Restaurants
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15,770: That’s how many restaurants listed on business review platform Yelp have permanently closed since March 1. That accounts for 60% of the 26,160 total closures of restaurants on the platform. Plus, 44% of…