Chain Restaurants

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Buffalo Wild Wings may offer sports betting...

by gutreactions 5 days ago

The media is reporting that Buffalo Wild Wings, the big sports bar chain with units in all 50 states, is looking into...

Sonic's Pickle Juice Slushi (in which I take one for the team)

by SuzieCK 9 days ago

I heard the words “Pickle Juice Slushi” and I confess, I was hooked. As a bit of a food explorer, this promised to be...


cavandre commented 5 days ago

Cracker Barrel on Long Island

by Gastronomos 4 years ago

I read somewhere that there once was a Cracker Barrel on Long Island, but I can't find anything to back up this state...


Gastronomos commented 1 month ago

Taco Bell Pre-90s Was Good - Do You Notice the Difference Now?

by HoundDogz 7 years ago

This can go in any board here for the various regions of the US but I' from the LA area so it will go here. People...


HUNGRYMAN8 commented 1 month ago

Red Lobster Lobster Bisque

by asiansensation007 11 years ago

I went to Red Lobster last week with my family (hey, I can't pass up a free meal!) and right now, RL is having their ...


richieaugust commented 2 months ago

Jack-in-the-Box: Sauce

by Ken 14 years ago

When I was a child, one of my favorite hamburger places was Jack-in-the-Box. They had a special sauce that I cannot d...


sedano32 commented 2 months ago

Does anyone remember Taco Viva from the '80s and '90s?

by Big Bad Voodoo Lou 5 years ago

I grew up in Miami in the '80s, and back then there was a fast food chain called Taco Viva, but it wasn't nearly as u...


meko819 commented 2 months ago


by syrup09 2 months ago

IHOP, a.k.a International House Of Pancakes is changing their name to IHOB, International House Of Breakfast. I'm no...


GH1618 commented 2 months ago

Why is the Olive Garden so reviled?

by Exy00 6 years ago

I'm asking this question out of honest curiosity, because I've noticed here and in other places, and during conversat...


melpy commented 3 months ago

Famous Dave's "fight for survival"

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

" . . . The trial initiatives for the Minnetonka, Minn.-based barbecue chain include testing a new store design, a ma...


mike0989 commented 3 months ago

Good buys at Smart & Final

by toodie jane 12 years ago

....was asked to move this from the Calif board, as S&F has locations in several western states and Mexico.(CA<AZ<NV<...


barbaradeden commented 4 months ago


by BuckCarnell 4 years ago

Went to the Chattanooga Gunbarrel Road location of Five Guys this afternoon to get what I consider a really good b...


RobertJBiggs commented 4 months ago

Ocean State Job Lot yea/nay

by Joltingjoey 7 years ago

For the uninitiated, this is a Rhode Island based chain that is now in every New England state and upstate NY. They ...


meagherb7m commented 4 months ago

McDonald's Happy Meal Cookies

by mbCrispyBits 6 years ago

McDonald's stopped serving their happy meal cookies and the animal cracker-like cookies that were sold separately in ...


Foxeyblue commented 5 months ago

which spices in Dunkin Donuts hash browns?

by korgy 10 years ago

has anyone been able to identify which spices Dunkin Donuts uses in its hash browns? i read the nutritional info o...


thegforceny commented 5 months ago

Remember KFC Chicken Littles?

by ipsedixit 11 years ago

Well, do you? They no longer exist. The Colonel axed them a while back. But I'm curious if there is a reasonable f...


jiimmyeats commented 5 months ago

Tim Hortons - breakfast sandwiches

by bjorn_brown 11 years ago

I did a search and couldn't find anything on this topic. My apologies if this has been covered. I recently tried a br...


no_breakfast commented 5 months ago

Cracker Barrel in Los Angeles area

by schrutefarms 5 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...


pine time commented 6 months ago

Shake Shack coming to Hartsdale?

by djca 6 months ago

I saw that a portion of the parking lot across former Best Market/Mrs. Green's on Central Avenue in Hartsdale is now ...


gutreactions commented 6 months ago