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Does a calorie count at you favorite resturant stop you from getting the most fattening meal on the menu?

 
emilysmom1966

Asked by emilysmom1966 at 7:02 AM on Jan. 19, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

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  • Yes, some restaurants don't give their nutritional information and as much as I may have loved them in the past I won't go anymore. I LOVE TGIFridays Sizzling Chicken and Cheese but the fact they won't tell me it's calorie count and carb count means I haven't had it in years....I won't even walk in there anymore.

    Applebees is good in that they have some really tasty healthy options....their Cajun Lime Tilapia is wonderful, and I just remove some of the rice before eating (i'm a diabetic)
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 1:39 PM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • moderation.... if its a one time deal you do once a year or work it off, then it should be fine.
    Zoeyis

    Answer by Zoeyis at 7:09 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • I agree about moderation. You can indulge so your body doesn't go crazy every once in a while. Then you do your work out and all should be forgiven.
    Imortlmommy

    Answer by Imortlmommy at 7:11 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Not at all! lol I cook healthy at home and if Im going to spend money at a restaurant then Im going all out. I dont act like a glutton but I def treat myself
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 7:23 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Yes
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 7:07 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Yeah, it does. It won't necessarily make me choose the lowest-calorie items on the menu, but it does steer me away from the highest-calorie ones.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 7:07 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Yup, it sure does.
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 8:53 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • No I eat whatever I want when I go out.I wish I could control myself better
    fryshannon34

    Answer by fryshannon34 at 8:55 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Yes
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 10:06 AM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Yes, absolutely. Knowledge is power =)
    gramsmom

    Answer by gramsmom at 12:18 PM on Jan. 19, 2011

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