fast food

6 Restaurants (And One Vending Machine) Doing Farm-To-Table Fast Food

Is supersized sustainability really a thing now?
Mar 5, 2014 11:00 am

At drive-through windows and counter joints across the country, farm-to-table fare is going mainstream. From a New York City noodle bar poised to become the Asian Chipotle to a gas station vending machine dispensing all-natural beef burritos, these farm-fresh service joints redefine eatin’ good in the neighborhood. Here are 7 spots where you can eat really well, really fast.

Norway, The Hot New Country For Seafood?

Marketed in fine dining to fast food
Mar 3, 2014 3:00 pm

According to Grub Grade, the fast food fish seller is bringing back a once-popular menu item: Norway Lobster Bites (last seen on Long John Silver's menus in 2009). It turns out Norwegian lobster is big business.

Does This New White Castle Menu Item Mean The Death Of The Slider?

Burger chain introduces potato bacon chowder
Jan 8, 2014 9:30 am

It’s a fast food chain famous for their palm-size squares of heaven. Promising to possess “what you crave,” this hamburger joint has been in business for close to a century, their sliders becoming synonymous with American eating (for better or worse). There’s even a movie franchise based on two stoners in endless pursuit of the combo of...

The Scarecrow: Chipotle One-Ups Their Last Tearjerker Awareness Film

Fiona Apple sings, animated shorts get scarier
Sep 12, 2013 12:45 pm

Chipotle's brand-new animated short, The Scarecrow, is a follow-up to 2011's Back To The Start. Don't get excited for the return of the cute piggies and rotund, wise farmer — this film is pretty terrifying, amplified by the terrifying but also dulcet tones of the incomparable Fiona Apple. Check out the video after the jump.

Why Does Fast Food Bounce Around In TV Commercials?

Examining the logic behind bizarre phenomenon
Sep 9, 2013 1:00 pm

Let’s take a quick look at what we know about fast food ads on television: There are lots of them, usually at least one per commercial break. Smiling children and company mascots – think kings, clowns and Chihuahuas – are abundant. But then there is a trend that we are finding more challenging to explain. Read on.

Not The Wurst! Burger King Selling Brat Sandwiches At Various Wisconsin Locations.

And you thought Wisconsin was the dairy state
Sep 4, 2013 2:00 pm

This morning the Twitter account of burger watchdog website Burger Business tipped us off on a brand new special at Burger King that is sort of blowing our minds in more ways than one.

This Is What Fast Food Really Looks Like

Photo series examines what's hiding under the bun
Aug 20, 2013 12:30 pm
Photo: Jon Feinstein

We can all admit to hitting up a drive-thru during some road trip. And if we were to take McDonald’s television advertisements at face value, we’d believe that its products are not terrible for us and can even be somewhat appetizing. Deep down, however, we’re all quite aware that fast food is, well, disgusting. This photo series is sure to confirm our assumptions.

Hey Domino’s: Why Did You Have To Go And Hate On Halibut?

We love halibut. Halibut deserves an apology.
Aug 7, 2013 9:00 am

“Nobody is coming up with a world-changing idea over halibut,” says the voiceover from the sky in a new Domino's commercial. We're taking issues with this. Here's why.

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