Jack in the Box has retured to KC area

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mgsports
Junior Burger
2010/11/03 10:17:53
Opened on 10-1 in Prescott Plaza in KCK. More to come to the area. Lots of other Restaruants entering the KC area like Firehouse Subs,Fresh B. Mexican Subs in Olathe and so on. Some have closed to.
GB944
Cheeseburger
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/04 07:57:37
My favorite characterization of Jack in the Box (which once was owned by Purina) is "Purina People Chow."
post edited by GB944 - 2010/11/05 06:56:27
Greymo
Filet Mignon
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/04 08:36:28
I think that this should be posted in the fast food forum and not  here.
1bbqboy
Filet Mignon
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/04 19:08:42
GB944

My favorite characterization of Jack in the Box (which is owned by Purina) is "Purina People Chow."

not since 1985, mr. van winkle. I imagine you've never eaten at one and just came here to make fun of it.
1bbqboy
Filet Mignon
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/04 19:22:39

Wabbit
Cheeseburger
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/04 21:21:51
MGSports, Welcome to Road Food.
mayor al
Fire Safety Admin
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/04 21:40:59
  The greatest Late-Nite Tacos in the World !!!!!!!  
PapaJoe8
Sirloin
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/05 02:02:45
Many years ago most taco's in Texas were made like JiB's. More meat but the same style. Some can still be found.
Joe
anpmarble
Junior Burger
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/05 20:23:40
they advertise on TBS here in new england. dont understand why they waste money in market that they are not in . the north carolina area is the have a ton of them so its a 14 hour ride for me when i get the hunger
MikeS.
Fire Safety Admin
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/07 04:45:22
mayor al

  The greatest Late-Nite Tacos in the World !!!!!!!  

 
I totally agree!

David_NYC
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/07 08:33:07
anpmarble

they advertise on TBS here in new england. dont understand why they waste money in market that they are not in . the north carolina area is the have a ton of them so its a 14 hour ride for me when i get the hunger

If an advertiser buys a spot from a cable TV network, rather than the local cable TV operator that carries the program, every cable TV and satellite TV provider picking up that TV program (might be the entire eastern and central time zone) will see that commercial. There is a slight advantage to an advertiser, as they may entice a traveler to eat at their restaurant. The spot advertising rates for TBS must be an attractive buy for Jack in the Box even if only half the viewers live near a Jack in the Box.
wheregreggeats.com
Filet Mignon
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/07 14:16:04
David_NYC

anpmarble

they advertise on TBS here in new england. dont understand why they waste money in market that they are not in . the north carolina area is the have a ton of them so its a 14 hour ride for me when i get the hunger

If an advertiser buys a spot from a cable TV network, rather than the local cable TV operator that carries the program, every cable TV and satellite TV provider picking up that TV program (might be the entire eastern and central time zone) will see that commercial. There is a slight advantage to an advertiser, as they may entice a traveler to eat at their restaurant. The spot advertising rates for TBS must be an attractive buy for Jack in the Box even if only half the viewers live near a Jack in the Box.
That is is very much the case.  Not a waste at all.

PapaJoe8
Sirloin
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/08 14:15:59
Greatest except for a few places in Austin that still make a fried taco kinda like JitB. And... they stole the recipe from Texas! They were being made here long before there was a JitB. This not to imply that, at 2 for a buck, JitB a bad thing. :~)
Joe
1bbqboy
Filet Mignon
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/08 15:06:55
oh c'mon PJ. I know you like to give Texas credit for everything good in the world, 
but little bro Kansas does some things very well.
deep fried tacos
And don't forget 
z's return visit to In-ATub.
http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/tm.aspx?m=262521&
PapaJoe8
Sirloin
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/08 18:02:33
Bill, thanks for the links to those threads! HollyDolly mentioned a Tex-Mex book by Rob Walsh, on the first thread, and that he said this was the "old way of making them". He was right. This was back before it was called Tex-Mex though. And maybe back before Kansas, and Texas, were states? Now quite a few places make them the old way but maybe more correct to call it an Old Northern Mexico way of making tacos? But, someone smart at JitB did think this was a good idea of how to make a Taco.
 
The second thread about the In a Tub tacos had pictures but to bad they no longer work. There was some good info about how to make these fried kinda Tacos on that thread!
 
But now that you mention it... Frito Pie, Fritos, Dr. Pepper, Tex Mex, Chili Rice, and the Sausage Roll Up also came from Texas. I know I forgot a few things. :~)
Joe
post edited by PapaJoe8 - 2010/11/08 18:07:22
mgsports
Junior Burger
Re:Jack in the Box has retured to KC area 2010/11/10 09:23:18
Overland Park and Blue Springs to.