I’ve done it and you probably have too.
It happens often traveling with my family. While we try to frequent local independent restaurants, we sometimes find ourselves at a chain location not because we were looking for an exceptional meal but because we really just wanted to reduce the risk of having a BAD one.
While we don’t have proof, we suspect that every day millions of people choose a McDonald’s, Chili’s or some other chain operator over the possibility of a better meal experience at an independent restaurant, because they instead choose to play it safe. … Read more →