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Favorite Fridays: Fast Casual/Fast Food Chains

During the week, I try to cook at home so that I can eat healthier and save money at the same time. However, since I was running out of food this week, I decided to spoil myself with some Chipotle (yes, Chipotle is definitely a treat). 335 more words


Ranch, Ranch, and more Ranch: Welcome to the Midwest

People in the Midwest really love their ranch dressing.

I mean, really, there’s not even a question if you ask for salad. It comes with ranch. 807 more words

Freedom Equals A Sizzler Buffet According To This Weird 1991 Promo Video

This fantastic and bizarre promo video from Sizzler would like to tell you about freedom and a quiet revolution that swept across America in the early 1990s. 267 more words

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RFF#116 - The first two pizza chains in America were not owned by Italians

Those two chains were Shakey’s, started in California in 1954, and Pizza Hut, started in Kansas in 1958.

I learned about this fact from: Mark Rotella, 11 more words


The changing state of American fast food in charts

The story of fast food in the United States isn’t just mega chains like McDonald’s and Burger King anymore. Higher quality fast casual restaurants, which put more emphasis on food quality and less on speed and price are growing the fastest, according to a breakdown of the industry by Morgan Stanley analysts. 219 more words

Start your morning off right—with a trip to the pub

JD Wetherspoon wants millions of Brits to start their days at the pub. That is not nearly as debauched as it sounds—the pub-chain operator is making a big push into coffee and breakfast. 305 more words