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Do any major chains actually *cook* (not just microwave)?

by donw9876 7 years ago

This week my wife and I went to a local TGIFriday's in Ohio. One of the items we ordered, the Balsamic-Sicilian-bla b...


EAST100 commented 8 hours ago

Does Arby's Sell "Real" Food?

by PotatoHouse 9 months ago

I guess this is more of an opinion post than a factual post, so what is your opinion? Is Arby's "Roast Beef" actually...


gfr1111 commented 7 days ago

Favorite McDonalds Item

by jracpa 7 months ago

Want to get a thread started for positive thoughts on McDonalds menu items. Please keep comments on topic.


gfr1111 commented 7 days ago

How are McDonalds hamburgers cooked

by cstumiller 4 years ago

I know they are in holding bins prior to serving but do they arrive at the location pre-cooked? Where does the r...


gfr1111 commented 7 days ago

Starbucks "skinny": when did this happen? I'm poisoned!!

by danna 4 years ago

When did "skinny" stop meaning "skim milk" and start meaning skim milk AND sugar-free ? I usually get drip coffee, b...


radiodave commented 8 days ago

Panera "clean"

by BiscuitBoy 14 days ago

If I hear that little girl keep saying "clean" in those commercials, I'm gonna..... ! The food is NOT clean, it's ch...

The Chowhound Team commented 9 days ago

Does Mc Donald's and Burger King use Real Beef

by nbermas 7 years ago

and If so who uses better beef and how does it compare to a good burger joint that is know for excellent burgers? I ...


Scarecrow commented 15 days ago

Recipe For Arby's Style Beef

by Querencia 18 days ago

Could not append this recipe to the Arby's thread. I haven't tried this---copied it from the newspaper some time ago....

dave_c commented 17 days ago

Oh My Dayum Five Guys Burgers And Fries

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

While I do agree that the fries have "crispety crunch", I'm not as taken with the cheeseburger as this reviewer.


Querencia commented 18 days ago

Best Sandwich at Subway?

by malibumike 10 years ago

What is the best sandwich for the money at Subway? Yes I know it may not be all that good compared to the other place...


gfr1111 commented 19 days ago

McDonald's back to deep frying their Apple pies!

by iheartcooking 1 year ago

At least it seems like it.... My boss brought me two today as apology for being really late (weird but okay!) and th...


clausy commented 22 days ago

Rita's Ice•Custard in Salinas

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

The new Rita's Ice•Custard franchise opened last week in Salinas giving away Italian ice at the grand opening. I to...

Melanie Wong commented 1 month ago

The Halal Guys in East Brunswick, NJ

by wench31 5 months ago

I was driving by on Route 18 when I saw that they were coming soon. I'm very excited that they're opening a branch ou...


yCf commented 1 month ago

Arby’s Sauces

by acgold7 2 years ago

Arby’s announced its signature sauces, Arby's Sauce and Horsey Sauce, are available by the bottle nationwide at Arby'...


aikidosue commented 1 month ago

McD's lobster roll, just don't

by masha bousha 1 month ago

Why? Why did I think I should spend $8.99 on a cold lobster roll from McD's recently? Well, I was hungry and had so...


masha commented 1 month ago

the toronto McDonald's burger

by Indianguy 1 month ago

Yes? Hi! Has anyone yet made their own toronto burger st the McDonald's? What was the price and was it the delic...


Pincus commented 1 month ago

Cracker Barrel in Los Angeles area

by schrutefarms 3 years ago

Does anyone know WHY there is not a Cracker Barrel in So Cal/ Los Angeles? Love it or hate it, it doesn't seem fair t...

Midlife commented 2 months ago

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Popeyes cookies?

by MyPikachuItches 2 months ago

When I was a kid back in the late 90s/ early 00s, I used to get packs of cookies from Popeyes that were shaped like t...

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