Restaurants, Travel, News, and More

Welcome to Food For Thought, the companion blog to the AllergyEats restaurant guide. Here we add more color to the picture – whether we’re talking about restaurants, travel, legislation, personal stories, or anything else related to food allergies.  We hope you’ll share your own comments and be a part of the converseation, too.  Enjoy!

 
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Great Wolf Lodge: The “Gold Standard” of Food Allergy Staycations

Years ago, AllergyEats declared Disney World the “gold standard”” of food allergy dining. Today, we are taking the bold step…

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Panera Disaster: The Food Allergy Lawsuit & What Went Wrong

If you follow food allergy news, then you’ve likely seen the story that made headlines last week in Boston and…

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Krispy Kreme Introduces Snickerdoodle Donut – Do I Need to Worry If I Have a Peanut Allergy?

Recently, an AllergyEats user with a peanut allergy wrote to us concerned about Krispy Kreme’s introduction of a snickerdoodle donut…

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How Can A Restaurant Be Allergy-Friendly if They Serve Foods Containing My Allergens?

Every year, particularly around the time when we release our AllergyEats Top 10 Allergy-Friendly Chains in America List, I am…

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Rainforest Café – The Best of the Best!

Allergy-Friendly Dining in the Rainforest We recently released our 4th annual list of the AllergyEats Top 10 Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains…

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2016 List of Top 10 Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains

AllergyEats, the leading guide to allergy-friendly restaurants nationwide, has just released its 2016 list of the Top 10 Most Allergy-Friendly…

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You Asked. We Listened. Re-introducing AllergyEats!

Finding food allergy-friendly restaurants is easier than ever! For almost six years, AllergyEats has been a labor of love for…

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Hyatt Hotel Eases the Concerns of an AllergyEats Community Member

[This AllergyEats Blog post was submitted by an AllergyEats community member who has requested to remain anonymous.]   My youngest,…

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AllergyEats Founder Paul Antico Says “YES!” to Legislation for Stock Epinephrine in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Legislature is currently debating a bill (S.1220) that would make it the 17th state in the nation to allow…

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Teens, Food Allergies & Dining Out (Without You?!)

Each “phase” of being a food allergy parent comes with unique challenges. At first, it’s all about figuring out what…

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Talking to Alicia Woodward, Editor of Gluten Free & More

Whether you’ve had food allergies for years or are newly diagnosed, dining out with food allergies and intolerances requires a plan.…

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Are Food Allergy-Friendly/Gluten Free Menus Lulling You Into a False Sense of Security?

As readers of the AllergyEats Blog and other members of our community are surely aware, food allergies have skyrocketed in…

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