I have got to quit going to Panera. Why? Well, as I was preparing to write this post I noticed that for years I have been complaining on this blog about the company's salads. I went to Panera just this week and things have not really changed. Even the reduced fat balsamic vinaigrette dressing has 130 calories.
So I am planning to avoid Panera salads. If I forget, I will not complain here. (Promise.)
Where will I go instead? Noodles and Company.
creamy tzatziki dressing. It has kalamata olives and feta and is still only 320 calories. The entree size really is entree size.
I keep wondering, how is it that some restaurants can offer delicious, low-calorie salad selections and others find it nearly impossible?
Obviously, there are tons of places that cannot do salads well. Can't even believe that McDonald's gave it a try. Still, I keep holding out hope for Panera. It's probably why I keep going back and why I keep sending e-mails saying they aren't there yet.