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A poor appetite for restaurants?

A poor appetite for restaurants?

Millennials are a fickle bunch, especially when it comes to food. They want more natural options and healthier ranges. They want to know where their ingredients come from. They want their meal to be an "experience". But it can’t be from a chain, because that wouldn’t make the Instagram picture very unique. The government isn’t serving up any relief either. Business rates and increasing rents are making it more expensive for restaurants to hang on to prime locations in bustling cities, and the new national minimum wage has made hiring new staff more of a financial challenge.

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