Why people go to Steak Houses?

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  1. LabelKing

    LabelKing Senior member

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    Really? It seems like it would be your kind of place with the all you can eat Swedish meatballs, second rate pork ribs, warmed over, crusty lasagna, and giant tub of chocolate pudding. [​IMG]

    Sounds like a veritable Eden of Eateries.
     
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    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    What I'd like to know is why people go to buffets?

    I was picking up some lunch takeout from a restaurant that has a buffet. There was a woman filling up her plastic feeding bowl with chicken, fish, ribs, rice, salad etc etc and she came to the mashed potatoes . She grabbed the serving spoon, took some mash, tasted it directly from the spoon, didn't like it and placed the spoon back in the heap of powdered mashed potatoes. I'm sure the next person that grabbed some mash loved them.
     
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    Oh god, this thread is making me sooo hungry for some bloody well-seasoned steak........mmmm.......
     
  4. dkzzzz

    dkzzzz Senior member

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    What I'd like to know is why people go to buffets?

    For the same reason they are going to carribean cruises.
     
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    She grabbed the serving spoon, took some mash, tasted it directly from the spoon, didn't like it and placed the spoon back in the heap of powdered mashed potatoes.

    Take that, sneeze guard!
     
  6. LabelKing

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    I was picking up some lunch takeout from a restaurant that has a buffet. There was a woman filling up her plastic feeding bowl with chicken, fish, ribs, rice, salad etc etc and she came to the mashed potatoes . She grabbed the serving spoon, took some mash, tasted it directly from the spoon, didn't like it and placed the spoon back in the heap of powdered mashed potatoes. I'm sure the next person that grabbed some mash loved them.

    Was she wearing an unnecessarily colorful mumu?

    It's anecdotes like these that make me believe that maybe those Andy-ites and their bemoaning of declining standards have a point.
     
  7. dkzzzz

    dkzzzz Senior member

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    It's anecdotes like these that make me believe that maybe those Andy-ites and their bemoaning of declining standards have a point.

    They need to re-capture India where standards are uniformly on a rise.
     
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    KBW Senior member

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    I guess I'm from the south unlike most of you it seems but we eat beef at least twice a week. I prefer doing the grilling myself and having people over to a steakhouse.
     
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    imageWIS Senior member

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    They need to re-capture India where standards are uniformly on a rise.

    Balki, I have no idea wtf you are going on about.

    Jon.
     
  10. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    They need to re-capture India where standards are uniformly on a rise.
    LOL, "re-capture." [​IMG]
     
  11. Piobaire

    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    What I'd like to know is why people go to buffets?

    Well where else can you get food that some shit-fingered kid has touched or 400# cow in jogging pants has coughed on?
     
  12. dkzzzz

    dkzzzz Senior member

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    Balki, I have no idea wtf you are going on about.

    Jon.


    Be carefull, stupidity is habit forming.
     
  13. LabelKing

    LabelKing Senior member

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    I think buffets would be a prime locale for photography--a sort of tragically beautiful yet scathing Diane Arbus bit of business.

    I'd entitle it Human Trough.
     
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    lawyerdad Senior member

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    Be carefull, stupidity is habit forming.

    QED
     
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    imageWIS Senior member

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    Be carefull, stupidity is habit forming.

    FYI, it's spelled: careful.

    Jon.
     

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