I have compiled a list in order from largest to smallest:
11,000+ locations, including NY and LA
Over 1,744 locations including many in ny and la. Fast growing,
second largest ff chick retailer in the nation.
1500+ locations. Just expanded into the middle east last year.
Many in ny and la.
Numerous NY and LA locations. 630 Locations in 28 states
El Pollo Loco
314 Restaurants in 4 Western States, the Philipines and Malaysia.
Growing, planning an expansion into Chicago area.
Numerous LA locations. No presence in NY state.
not quite fast food:
6 locations in the LA Area
1 in NYC, 2 in LI
342 locations as of 9/2003
not quite the size/locations requested:
20 stores within 150 miles of NYC. None in NYC.
5 w/in 40 miles of la, none in la
website specifically mentions Christian ideology
18 locations in the LA area. (18 locations total)
Winner?s International, Mrs. Winner?s Chicken
100+ restaurants, all in the south. No NY or LA.
Please let me know if you need anything else.