Thrillist is always coming out with information that is mind bending or at least interesting, and with this list, they look at the fastest growing food chain for every state.

The criteria use for the list was each store must have at least 40 locations nationwide and 10 state wide and must have increased its foot print by at least 5 stores in the state.

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With that said, the fastest growing food chain in North Dakota is Caribou Coffee with a total of 12 new stores bringing it's total to 47, or an increase of 34%. The Minnesota based coffee company also was the leading fast food chain in South Dakota too.

You can see the entire list for every state here.