Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'?

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2009/04/02 11:08:36 (permalink)

Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'?


Are coffee chains like Einstein's Starbuck's etc considered fast food?
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    wanderingjew
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/02 11:20:54 (permalink)
    yes
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    Michael Hoffman
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/02 11:26:30 (permalink)
    They are non-roadfood chains.
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/02 15:16:57 (permalink)
    When you have like 10,000 outlets internationally, you're officially McCoffee.
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/03 21:45:06 (permalink)
    NO.
    they specialize in overpriced coffee not food.
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/04 19:07:25 (permalink)
    Fast food and drink with mood lighting.
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/04 21:38:20 (permalink)
    yup
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/07 00:40:54 (permalink)
    Actually, the correct term for establishments such as Einstein Bros Bagels, Panera Bread, Atlanta Bread, Baja Fresh, Chipotle, Starbucks, etc is "Fast Casual".
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/07 16:10:01 (permalink)
    Indubitably.
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/07 16:11:01 (permalink)
    That is my line!
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    Re:Are Starbuck's & other coffee shop chains considered 'fast food'? 2009/04/08 23:12:43 (permalink)
    db1105
         &
    AaronM
    please explain why you think they are.
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