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Why is Sonic so bad?

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Why is Sonic so bad?

Steve Green | Dec 25, 2006 07:23 PM

Seeing the other thread about Sonic got me to wondering--how does Sonic succeed as a chain, serving such terrible food? I've given them two tries (different outlets), and both times the food has been nasty--inedible. I don't expect that much from a fast food burger, but considering how long it took to get to me, and their claim that the food is made-to-order, how come the burger tastes like it's been congealing under the heat lamps for an hour? Even their limeades (which supposedly are made with real limes) taste bitter, nasty, and artificial.

Am I missing something, or just ordering the wrong things? A burger at In n Out is about a thousand times better.

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