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Bundle Infographic: Food spending in the biggest US cities

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Our big restaurant and grocery spending report is now live. Some fun facts:

• If Manhattan were its own city (separate from the other boroughs), it would be No. 1 for food spending ($13,079) and No. 1 for share of food budget spent on restaurants (59%).

• In Atlanta, dining out accounts for 57% percent of the city’s average total food and drink spending annually, the highest in the US and 28% higher than the US average.

• Denver residents allocate 22 percent of their daily spending to food, more than any other big city in the country.

Have you ever actually written down how much you spend on groceries in a month? I did, after moving from Brooklyn to the Upper East Side. I learned that neighborhoods make a huge difference.