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McDonald’s Giving away Big Mac Sauce Today

McDonald’s Giving away Big Mac Sauce Today

OK, admit it.  They always have told us the McDonald’s secret special sauce is really just Thousand Island Dressing but do you really know that?   Well now you just might be able to.  McDonald&#... »

Uncle Maddio’s Coming to Midtown

Uncle Maddio’s Coming to Midtown

Uncle Maddio’s is coming to Midtown.  Uncle Maddio’s is made to order pizza that the customer designs.  Customers choose from three different types of crust, six different types of sauce a... »

Freshii Looks Towards Chipotle Customers

Freshii Looks Towards Chipotle Customers

Freshii plans to offer all its Mexican items on the menu for half price on February 8th the day Chipotle Mexican Grills will close all its doors for a few hours to educate all their employees on food ... »

Freshii the Next Chipotle?

Freshii the Next Chipotle?

Is Freshii the next Chipotle?   Some people in the know seem to think so.  The healthy fast-casual restaurant has opened its first 100 stores at a pace faster than McDonald’s, Subway and Starbuc... »

All Day Breakfast Starts at McDonald’s

All Day Breakfast Starts at McDonald’s

Starting today, more than 14,300 McDonald’s restaurants in the U.S. will be offering breakfast all day.  But before you think all your breakfast dreams will be fulfilled the menu will be limited... »

Dale Earnhardt to Drive into Marriage

Dale Earnhardt to Drive into Marriage

Fast cars are still on the agenda but apparently fast women are not.  Dale Earnhardt Jr proposed to longtime girlfriend Amy Reimann recently on a vacation to Germany.  No surprise she said yes.  I dou... »

Free Iced Coffee Today at Dunkin Donuts

Free Iced Coffee Today at Dunkin Donuts

In honor of Daylights Saving Time Dunkin’ Donuts will help you adjust with a FREE small iced coffee on Monday, March 9th. Participating Charlotte and North Carolina Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants wi... »

Tastebuds Popcorn Coming to Midtown

Tastebuds Popcorn Coming to Midtown

How many types of popcorn are out there?   Tastebuds Popcorn will tell you that the number is only limited by your imagination.  Currently they have 151 flavors of popcorn with more on the way.  Taste... »

Burger King Runs Out of Chicken Nuggets

Burger King Runs Out of Chicken Nuggets

No not really, but the 10 pack of chicken nuggets for $1.49 has seriously put a hit on the Burger King nugget supply.  Not to mention they were using it as a loss leader to get customers in the door. ... »

Chik-fil-a Testing Chicken and Waffles

Chik-fil-a Testing Chicken and Waffles

Chik-fil-a is testing Chicken and Waffles which is one of the more popular Southern dishes in select markets to jump start their breakfast lineup.  Their Chicken and Waffles will have a smaller portio... »

Chick-fil-A Removing Chicken Raised With Antibiotics From Menu

Chick-fil-A Removing Chicken Raised With Antibiotics From Menu

In case you missed it, Chick-fil-A recently announced the Atlanta-based fast food chain would remove chicken raised with antibiotics from the menu. Over the next five years, Chick-fil-A will work with... »

McDonald’s Ponders New Breakfast Hours

McDonald’s Ponders New Breakfast Hours

OK this is sad.  McDonald’s is considering the idea of extending breakfast hours.  Why?  Because Millennials (people born between the early 1980’s and the early 2000’s) have a tough ... »

McDonald’s Going After Starbucks

McDonald’s Going After Starbucks

McDonald’s is going after industry leader Starbucks to revive their sagging US sales.  Make no mistake about it, McDonald’s, as the world’s largest restaurant chain, is an 800 pound ... »

Dunkin Donuts Celebrates Valentines Day

Dunkin Donuts Celebrates Valentines Day

So you guys are tired of buying flowers on Valentines Day just like you do every year.  Yes your lady friend has come to expect it.  Why don’t you this year throw her a curve and buy her a dozen... »

Onoki Sushi Bar Closes Up Shop

Onoki Sushi Bar Closes Up Shop

What is is about Sushi in the Overstreet Mall?  Onoki Sushi Bar became the latest casualty as they closed their doors for business on Monday.  How Do You Roll closed us shop earlier in the year and ha... »

Freshii Opens in Overstreet Mall in Uptown

Freshii Opens in Overstreet Mall in Uptown

Freshii opened in the Overstreet Mall this past Monday night.  Owner James Hutchens invited Restaurant Traffic to the preview day on Saturday and the place looks great.  We took our friend Curtis Rowa... »

Pie Five to Take on Uncle Maddio’s

Pie Five to Take on Uncle Maddio’s

Pie Five is about to take on Uncle Maddio’s in the quick bake customizable pizza business here in Charlotte.  Pie Five was one of the Nation’s Restaurant News Hot Concept Award Winners in ... »

Dunkin’ Donuts Coming to Overstreet Mall

Dunkin’ Donuts Coming to Overstreet Mall

Dunkin’ Donuts will open a store in the Overstreet Mall in Uptown this fall.  Dunkin will take over the former Caribou Coffee space in the BB&T Center which is directly across from the Merle... »