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Some Good Things To Know About Restaurant Menus

You’ve finished your restaurant meal and plunk down your cold hard cash or rectangular piece of plastic.  You’re paying for your restaurant meal, but do you feel as though what you ate was what you really wanted? We often overlook the fact that restaurants are businesses and their income comes from what they sell to […]

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Do You Eat Out As Much As The Average Person In The US?

The average adult in the US eats 4.8 meals in restaurants each week. An online survey of 4000 consumers’ behavior found: The most popular restaurant meal is lunch 2.6 lunch meals are eaten out, on average, each week The lunch meals are both take-out and restaurant dining 1.4 sit down dinners each week are in […]

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Do Restaurant Meals Sabotage Your Diet?

Are you afraid to eat out for fear of “blowing your diet” or because you think there aren’t good choices to be had? Are you tired of hearing that you shouldn’t go to restaurants if you want to control what you eat? Choices You can choose to eat out and eat well. You are responsible […]

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Blizzards, Hurricanes and Menu Choices

The weather forecast is all doom and gloom:  a foot and a half of snow, or torrential rain with 60 miles an hour wind gusts. Rush to the supermarket and, it seems, along with everyone else who lives in your town or city, buy bread and milk and then lots of other stuff.  You need […]

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Ever Wonder About Restaurant Reviews (and reviewers)?

Who were some of the famous restaurant reviewers?  Did they really keep their identity secret?  Did their reviews have a significant effect on the restaurant’s performance? If you want to read about restaurant reviews and restaurant reviewers – and how the process has changed over the years, check out  Robert Sietsema’s, “Everyone Eats . . […]

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