Restaurant sales bounced back in May, according to new federal data, as consumers continued to emerge from quarantine to use drive-thrus and other takeout services and states started gradually reopening dining rooms.

Food services and drinking places sales rose 29% to $38.6 billion, leading a 17.7% overall increase in retail sales last month, according to new U.S. Census data.

The numbers suggest that the industry has hit a bottom. April sales were just under $30 billion, less than half of where they were in April a year ago and the lowest sales number for the industry in well over a decade.

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