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 conversation, too.  Enjoy!

 
AllergyEats Announces 3rd Annual Food Allergy Conference for Restaurateurs

  Presenting the 3rd Annual AllergyEats Food Allergy Conference For Restaurateurs & Food Service Professionals: How to Maximize Safety and…

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How Burtons Grill Became AllergyEats’ Top-Rated Restaurant Chain

[This AllergyEats Blog entry written by AllergyEats team member Adrienne Walkowiak]     According to user ratings on AllergyEats, Burtons…

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After the Epi – Our Real Nightmare Begins!

The Background. Almost four weeks ago, I wrote a blog post entitled “Our First Experience With the Epi – All the…

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Our First Experience With the Epi – All the Details and 16 Lessons to Take Away

“Mommy, I don’t think I can talk anymore.” Those were the words of our oldest son 12-1/2 years ago in…

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Wendy’s Reformulates Salad Dressing Based on Food Allergy Community Feedback

    [The interview portion of this AllergyEats Blog entry was conducted by Adrienne Walkowiak] Earlier this Spring, Wendy’s added…

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The AllergyEats 2014 List of Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains

  AllergyEats Releases 2014 List of Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains Updated List Spotlights Restaurants That Excel at Accommodating Food-Allergic Diners…

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A Major Restaurant Group Needs Your Feedback on a Potential New Food Allergy Tool

A few months ago, I was contacted by Darden Restaurants – which owns large chains like Olive Garden, Red Lobster,…

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Cancun With Food Allergies: Just Warmth and Relaxation

With many people starting to think about Spring Break already (heck, in this weather, isn’t everyone?), I thought now would…

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Tableside Tablets in Restaurants – Friend or Foe?

    Last month, Applebee’s joined Chili’s and a few other dining establishments (including tests at Red Robin, Uno’s, and more) in announcing…

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AllergyEats Holds Successful Food Allergy Conference for Restaurateurs

For the second year in a row, AllergyEats proudly hosted a very successful food allergy conference designed for the restaurateur and food…

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Sometimes They Just Don’t Want Us

It was a great lesson for my kids.  A lesson in both disappointment and maybe a little anger, albeit an…

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AllergyEats Creates Custom Website for AAFA St.Louis

  AllergyEats Creates Customized Version of Its Website for Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America’s St. Louis Chapter   Leading…

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