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May 28, 2010 10:17 AM

The unhealthiest restaurant chain in America

This company's most extreme dish has 2,500 calories and 85 grams of fat -- and it's not who you think it is...

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  1. You were right, it wasn't who I thought it was... I guessed Macaroni Grill.

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    1. re: jujuthomas

      I didn't guess it, but really... is it a surprise? A chain that is based on incredibly caloric, fatty, sugar laden desserts? How could they possibly not have healthy entree's. (sorry meant to reply to original post) not a comment on juju's posting.

      1. re: KaimukiMan

        Not at all- huge portion sizes, fatty sauces, lots of fried items- not surprised at all. That said, with a menu that gigantic, you'd think there would be at least a few healthful options on there.

    2. My guess was P.F. Chang's but there's no real surprise at the "Winner."


      1. I'm not surprised by the "winner," but not sure if one dish makes it the unhealthiest. Put together a meal at Outback and you well surpass the 2,500cal & 85 grams of fat!

        1. They're all pretty much the same. Outback, Cheesecake Factory, Ruby Tuesday, TGI Friday, PF Chang, etc etc.. Super fatty super salty garbage. Better off saving some money and eating McDonalds or Five guys. Tastes better too.

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          1. re: ratbuddy

            Here in Cairo, there is a TGI Friday's that is considered a big celebration restaurant. It is unbelievably expensive (for here in particular), and as bad as you think it might be. Even a burger was unpalatable.

              1. re: steakman55

                Who would have guessed there was 4 TGI Friday's in Cairo Egypt?

          2. Horrible, horrible place. God help me, I guessed correctly. Was dragged there once and was truly shocked at the prepackaged, formerly frozen, overpriced items I was served. Not entirely surprisingly, dessert was relatively inoffensive.