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Old 07-03-2014, 07:39 PM   #21
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And this is a surprise to... NO ONE!
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Old 07-03-2014, 08:57 PM   #22
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IMO most surveys are worthless.

The way a question is worded can almost guarantee the answer that the person paying for the survey is looking for.

Over the years I have tried most of these places and probably will again.

I would prefer to spend my money at a locally owned mom and pop operation.

It won't be long before thousands of drones are hovering over our neighborhoods, delivering dinners and snacks!

Then in the year 2022 soylent green!
I saw what you did there...Good one!
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Old 07-03-2014, 09:53 PM   #23
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I've been to In 'n Out once or twice, when visiting my sister in California. The burgers were good.

In Quebec McDonalds doesn't have anything on their menu called a hamburger. There isn't enough meat in them to legally be called a hamburger here. Big Macs, sandwiches, double patties (or something to that effect), ... They don't have milkshakes either, just "shakes".
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Old 07-03-2014, 10:08 PM   #24
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I've heard really good things about In 'n Out. Sadly, none are close by.
One of the best things is how they treat their employees. The starting pay is much higher than minimum wage, and they get full medical (including vision and dental) plus retirement benefits, even for employees working less than 40 hrs/wk. There isn't a top out in pay as with most fast food places - the longer they work, the more $ they earn.

It's not easy to get a job there, it's mainly by referral from trusted employees to even get a foot in the door. They are always happy and smiling, the store and employees are spic and span, and treat you like you are the most important customer ever.
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Old 07-03-2014, 10:15 PM   #25
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KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut are all owned by the same company. So it is not surprising to find any of them on the bottom. They are only in it for the profit. In these here parts you will find two or all three in the same building. You can walk from one to another. The only thing separating each business is an open doorway. So no matter what your preference, they are going to get your money. Most of them have no drive thru. And they do have their very own parking lot.
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Old 07-03-2014, 10:21 PM   #26
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I bawled out a Manager at Arby's tonight. Shrek wanted "lots"of Horsey sauce, I asked for 6 packets. I was told I could only have 4, I asked why and was told it was about inventory, etc. So...I offered to pay for two extra packets. The girl behind the counter got mad at me and slammed two more packets down on the counter. I told her, "Thank You!" Waited until I got home to call the Manager.
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Old 07-03-2014, 11:07 PM   #27
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That is a ridiculous policy - even worse is the way you were treated. On the other side of the coin, the last time I went to a Taco Bell I ordered one taco and a root beer. When asked if I wanted hot sauce I said yes, and when I got home I counted 16 packets of hot sauce with my one lone taco. She just grabbed a huge handful and threw them in. What a waste.
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Old 07-03-2014, 11:19 PM   #28
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I bawled out a Manager at Arby's tonight. Shrek wanted "lots"of Horsey sauce, I asked for 6 packets. I was told I could only have 4, I asked why and was told it was about inventory, etc. So...I offered to pay for two extra packets. The girl behind the counter got mad at me and slammed two more packets down on the counter. I told her, "Thank You!" Waited until I got home to call the Manager.
That's incredibly rude. I'm glad to read that you called the manager.
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Old 07-03-2014, 11:30 PM   #29
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Our every other week visit to Arby's may not make a big impact to their bottom line...but not going there again will make me happy.
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Old 07-03-2014, 11:43 PM   #30
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That's incredibly rude. I'm glad to read that you called the manager.

She really messed up the good day I was having...
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