Tag: qsr

Kid Summarizes Chipotle’s Fan Base in a Matter of Seconds

May 6, 2014 // 2:19 pm

We’ve all had that friend who lives and breathes Chipotle. It’s like you can’t even suggest eating at another place around them. The fast-casual faux Mexican chain has been dominating the burrito game for years, drawing lines at all hours of the day.

Titled “white girl b like,” a…

Taco Bell Admits Classy People Don’t Eat Waffle Tacos, Opens New Chain that Serves Lobster Rolls and Fried Chicken Tacos

April 24, 2014 // 11:21 am

The folks over at Taco Bell never seem to take a minute before jumping into their next venture. Though it looks like this next move isn’t going to be a new Doritos Locos Taco. Instead, they plan to create an entirely new fast-casual restaurant called The US Taco Co.…

Pizza Hut Going Fast Casual, Tests Pizza by the Slice

January 15, 2014 // 12:45 pm

If you’ve ever had the hankering for decent, cardboard-crusted pizza, but not three stoned buddies to share a delivery box with, take heart: two Pizza Hut locations in Nebraska and Rhode Island are currently testing new pizzas “by the slice” in an attempt to capture the 20 – 30-something…

Chipotle Expands Tofu Sofritas To The East Coast

October 22, 2013 // 9:45 pm

Chipotle began testing its tofu-based Sofritas filling yesterday at its restaurants in Baltimore, Philadelphia, Richmond, and Washington, D.C.

Since its initial launch of Sofritas at seven San Francisco Bay Area restaurants, Chipotle has added Sofritas to the menu all of its restaurants in California, Chicago, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Utah,…

Tikka Masala Sweet Potato Fries And Four Other Reasons to Eat at SF’s Curry Up Now

April 30, 2013 // 7:00 am

The Bay (SF, Oaktown and the rest of the bunch) has so much glorious food to offer it’s ridiculous. So whenever the FOODBEAST crew can find an excuse to jump on a plane and explore one of the true meccas of US food, uh, duh, we do it. We…

The New QSR Concept Fresh Griller Will Fill You Up For 6 Bucks

August 27, 2012 // 10:53 am

Fresh Griller, a new QSR concept launching out of Orange County, CA, combines a Chipotlian aesthetic and ordering structure with a variety of specialty menu items and flavors (spicy Aji verde, Wasabi Ranch to name a few) to help distinguish itself from the competition. Bottom line, the quality of…

Top 10 Fast Food Brands (Sales)

August 14, 2009 // 8:07 am

Top 10 Fast Food Restaurants in the nation in terms of sales. You’d assume McDonald’s would top that list? Well, you guessed right.They did over $30 billion in sales, a far cry from the second place sandwich shop Subway which held down a respectable $9.6 billion in…