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23 January 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Questions about “100% Gluten Free Restaurants”

Many eating places describe themselves as “totally gluten free”. Are they still operating? If not, there sites have probably have been deleted but you may find their name and web-address address in a list of similar locations Are they what you are looking for? They might call themselves “restaurants” but you might think  to them […]

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21 December 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Finding Gluten Free Restaurants / Resuming the Blog

I was born in the tiny village of Mayville, New York. Seventy eight years later I was (thanks to the internet) able to order a gluten free meal in that tiny village. Since high tech has reached  those boondocks, it is likely that computer-savvy celiacs can can dine eat almost anything almost anywhere. Try your […]

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23 December 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Ordering Gluten Free Restaurant Meals

The new labeling rules have made it easier and “safer” to purchase gluten free food in the grocery store. Finding a gluten free restaurant meal is much more difficult. The survey below describes five situations that may cause concern when you are studying a restaurant menu.

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17 June 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Visiting a Gluten Free Restaurant

Finding the ideal restaurant is never an easy task, especially for celiacs and others who live gluten free. Like everyone else, we are looking for a great meal and a wonderful experience, but  we are searching for a great meal prepared very specific way. My last article dealt with the judging a restaurant chain — now we must […]

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17 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gift Cards for Gluten Free Restaurants

I love to enjoy fine gluten free meal and then top off the evening by presenting a gift card emblazoned with a picture of my grandchildren.

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01 October 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Which Gluten Free Restaurants Do We Trust?

At which restaurants can we order confidently from the gluten free menu? Where can we relax and enjoy our gluten free meal? We need to ask questions, of course, but which restaurant menus give us the best information?

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24 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants in Missouri

Here are a few of the many Missouri restaurants that feature gluten free options: 🙂 St. Louis. Aya Sofia. middle eastern cuisine. gluten free items indicated on the menu. 🙂 Springfield. Bambu. Vietnamese cuisine. 🙂 Chesterfield and Kirkwood. Corner Pub and Grill. has dedicated frier for gluten free items. 🙂 Columbia. Dande Cafe. gluten free […]

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21 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants in Washington

Gluten free restaurants are available everywhere in the state of Washington. Let’s begin with a list of  29 restaurant chains whose websites promise gluten free options: BJ’s Brewhouse and Grill, Bonefish Grill, Boston’s Restaurant and Sports Bar, Buffalo Wild Wings, California Pizza Kitchen, Capital Grille, Carino’s Italian Grill, Chili’s Grill and Bar, Chipotle Mexican Grill, […]

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14 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants in Montana

To read about gluten free restaurants in Montana, I suggest you begin with this list published by the University of Montana and emphasizing the city of Missoula, where the university is located. Then consider these articles about ‘Over the Tapas‘ and ‘John Bozeman’s Bistro‘, both of which are located in the city of Bozeman. Also […]

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11 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Lists: Nebraska

Check out this list of gluten free restaurants in Nebraska, published by the Lincoln, Nebraska,  chapter of the Celiac Sprue Association.

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08 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Lists: Texas

People you’re seeking gluten free restaurant meals in Texas, I recommend these references: ♦ Houston. Check out this article describing five gluten friendly restaurants in Houston. ♦ Dallas. This article includes half-a-dozen recommendations in Dallas. ♦ The Iron Cactus comes highly recommended. It operates restaurants in San Antonio, Austin, and Dallas. These are some of the […]

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07 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Lists: California

Consider these lists of restaurants that offer meals to Californians who live gluten free and to folks who are visiting the Golden State. Read these lists with a critical eye — keep in mind that every list maker has his own idea of what is appropriate for celiacs and others who live gluten free. These […]

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08 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Find a Gluten Free Restaurant … Studying Restaurant Websites

Thousands of restaurants promise gluten free options. How do we find the restaurant that’s best for us, particularly when we are away from home and unfamiliar with the local area ?

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08 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants State-by-State

More than 100 restaurant chains serve America’s gluten free community.  Click here to view the complete list. The majority of the restaurants on that nation-wide list will be unfamiliar to you, so this state-by-state list is designed to help you find appropriate restaurants in the area where you live or where you are traveling. This […]

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12 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Chains: our Power Page

Our website currently lists one hundred restaurant chains whose websites  promise options for people who live gluten free. Some of the chains make convincing claims about their ‘safety’, and others make statements that vague and occasionally ludicrous. I have included all these restaurants because my mission is to alert you to all your options — […]

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09 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Our Gluten Free Restaurant Choices

There are at least 85 American restaurant chains whose websites promise gluten free options. These restaurants are our convenient options for finding ‘safe’ Meals — they are located all over the nation, they have websites that help you find restaurants, and they are operated by large firms that have huge legal departments and quality control […]

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20 November 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gift Certificates for Gluten Free Restaurants

These gluten free restaurants offer gift certificates which are appreciated by people who live gluten free. In many  cases they also save you money by providing bonus cards, normally a $20 ‘bonus card’  when you purchase a $100 gift certificate. (I’ve used an * to identify the restaurants that offer bonus cards.) Bonefish Grill* | […]

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31 October 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Cross Contamination and Your Gluten Free Restaurant Meals

Problems at allegedly gluten free restaurants are almost invariably caused by cross-contamination. Here are some strategies that may improve you chances for having a great experience. ♦ Do lots of homework before visiting the restaurant but don’t reveal your knowledge to the restaurant staff. Ask lots of questions, and be prepared to walk out of […]

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20 July 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Gluten Free Restaurants in New Hampshire

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10 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants Serving Specific States

Here’s your list of the fifty states followed by the names of the restaurant chains that serve the gluten free community in those states. The list is designed to be used with the page “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” ALABAMA (AL) → Bonefish Grill / Boston Market / Cantina Laredo / Carrabbas Italian Grill / Chick-Fil-A […]

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10 July 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Finding and Choosing Gluten Free Restaurants

Today I am launching the first of a series of pages that will empower America’s gluten free community to find restaurants that provide wonderful meals, excellent service, and food that is ‘safe’ for us. Today I am introducing two of those pages: The first is a list of chain restaurants whose websites promise gluten free […]

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16 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Websites

Our gluten free power page “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” now lists 50 or more restaurant chains whose websites promise that people who live gluten free can safely in their restaurants. These promises are particularly significant because restaurant chains are generally huge corporations with hundreds of lawyers tasked with making sure that individual restaurants don’t make […]

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27 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Disclosures and Decisions About Gluten Free Restaurants

Reading the disclaimers on most restaurant websites is a key step in visiting a restaurant with the hope of finding a gluten free meal. There are rules for what to look for — it boils down to a personal decision — but I will give you a few examples and my reaction to them. Exhibit […]

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30 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants in Wisconsin

These restaurant groups  provide gluten free meals in Wisconsin. For detailed information about them, visit our “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” power page: Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano | Boston Market | Bonefish Grill | Capital Grille | Carlos Kelly’s Mexican Restaurant |Carrabba’s Italian Grill | Cheeseburger in Paradise | Chili’s Grill and Bar | Chipotle Mexican Grill […]

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23 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Chains

Today, our power page “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” became even more useful today when I added links to several more pages. I’m promising links to all the restaurants by the end of April and (by the end of May)  a state-by-state breakdown that will enable you to find a ‘safe’ meal almost anywhere in the […]

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21 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Our Gluten Free Restaurant List

Successful celiacs must be able to find  nutritious and satisfying meals in gluten free restaurants. This task became a little more difficult earlier this month disappeared into cyberspace. I discovered the problem this morning and have already put a band-aid on the problem. The list now contains the names of 48 restaurant chains that are […]

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19 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Our Gluten Free Restaurants Survey

We recently asked America’s gluten free community to determine our favorite restaurant chains. I have decided not report the exact results simply because there is enough data to support a conclusion. The survey listed 65 restaurant chains and 35 people responded to the survey. As I should have expected, nationwide chains like The Outback Steakhouse […]

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15 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants …. Who Can We Trust? …. Part 2

Our decision to visit (or avoid) a restaurant depends on many factors, including our reading of the restaurant’s website. Last Sunday I wrote about three factors that would give us confidence and increase the odds that we would visit a restaurant. Today I will discuss the other side of that coin. What negative information can […]

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08 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants … Who Can We Trust?

How can we trust the internet to steer us to restaurants which can  serve the needs of persons who live gluten free? I need to make a personal decision about this and I must also decide which (if any) to recommend on this website. As you have probably figured out, everything you read on the […]

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04 March 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Opportunities

Six restaurant chains have been added to our “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” power page. It now features 72 groups of restaurants that cater to America’s gluten free community and announce that fact on their websites. These restaurant groups are vitally important to people who live gluten free. They are operated by large corporations with robust […]

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27 February 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Our Favorite Gluten Free Restaurants

Chain restaurants that serve gluten free meals are a blessing to America’s gluten free community. They are available anywhere in the nation, are operated by large corporations with lawyers whose function is to be sure that restaurants honor the commitments they make on their websites. Those websites also give precise directions about how to reach […]

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15 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants in North and South Dakota

There are relatively few gluten free restaurants in the Dakotas. Fortunately, several nationwide restaurant chains are committed to serving America’s gluten free community. Keep in  mind that our ‘safest’ meals come from restaurants owned by large corporations with large number of employees charged with maintaining quality control and making sure that individual restaurants don’t make […]

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13 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurants in Vermont

These restaurants serve serve gluten free travelers and visitors in the state of Vermont. Unless otherwise stated, the link will give you access to the restaurant as well as to its gluten free menu. ♦ BATTLEBORO / Cai’s Dim Sum Teahouse and Catering / 802.579.9088 ♦ BATTLEBORO / Fireworks Restaurant / 802.24.2073 / site states […]

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08 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Cards

People who live gluten free frequently need to explain their needs to a food server who does not speak English fluently and then expect their server to convey that message to a kitchen worker who may be even less fluent. ‘Restaurant Cards’ , which explain the gluten free diet in other languages, may be a […]

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29 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How to Choose a Gluten Free Restaurant

A member of our gluten free community sent these comments on choosing a ‘safe’ restaurants. After you read these thoughts, I will comment on them. “North Americans eat out on average four times per week, which means that the chances of ingesting wheat or gluten if you are not careful can be quite high.

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21 January 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Choosing a Gluten Free Restaurant … Part 3 … Visit the Restaurant

This is the third and final step in choosing a gluten free restaurant. Note that this post is titled “VISIT the restaurant”. There is still a very real possibility that you will choose to dine elsewhere. In the words of celiac-maven Jax Peters Lowell, “there are worse things in this world than being called ‘fussy’. […]

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20 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Choosing a Gluten Free Restaurant … Part 2 … Study the Restaurant Website

You can learn a great deal about a restaurant by “reading between the lines” on their website.  Ask yourself questions like these: ♦ Is the restaurant certified? The Gluten Free Restaurant Awareness Program (GFRAP), a service of the Gluten Intolerance Group, certifies restaurants that meet fairly strict requirements. Their logo should be displayed on the […]

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18 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Choosing a Gluten Free Restaurant … Part 1 … Explore Your Options

At least three steps are involved in choosing a gluten free restaurant: Part 1 … Explore your options (we deal with that today, January 18) Part 2 … Study the restaurant’s website (Friday, January 20) Part 3… Check out the restaurants personally (Saturday, January 21)

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07 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

More Gluten Free Restaurant Choices

Today I added four new restaurant chains to our “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” power page. You now have 68 restaurant chains to choose among. I also added a disclaimer that is so important that I will repeat it here:

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22 October 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Our Gluten Free Restaurant Meals Page

Our “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” power page now lists 60 restaurant chains that have committed — in writing on their website — to serve America’s gluten free community. Yesterday I finished the task of proofreading that list and making sure that you will be able to access to information about the restaurants’ locations and their […]

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05 October 2011 ~ 0 Comments

More Gluten Free Restaurant Meals

I have just added seven more restaurant chains to our “Gluten Free Restaurant Meals” power page. Fifty one restaurant groups are now listed. I would guess that we now have access to at least 5oo individual restaurants. Restaurant chains have legal departments who are tasked with making sure that member restaurants do not make promises […]

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17 April 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Ted’s Montana Grill…a Gluten Free Restaurant Chain

Ted’s Montana Grill offers a great gluten free bunless bison burger. The rest of the menu (both gluten free and conventional) seems to be equally good, but one of my first objectives in trying out a new restaurant is to find out if the bunless burgers are attractively presented, good tasting, and large enough to […]

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04 April 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Maggiano’s Little Italy…a Gluten Free Restaurant Review

This week I attended a 50th anniversary celebration at Maggiano’s Little Italy in Englewood, a suburb of Denver, Colorado. There were 45 guests at the three-course banquet. I required a substitution during each course. A chef came from the kitchen and worked with me to plan my dinner My meal was delicious, I was served […]

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22 January 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Savings at Gluten Free Restaurants

Our gluten free lifestyle makes many restaurants off-limits to us and makes us strongly loyal to others. We can save money by taking advantage of the of the ‘loyalty rewards’ offered by these gluten friendly restaurants. Here are links to gluten friendly restaurants that offer discount cards and coupons or other incentives to drum up […]

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19 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Triumph Dining’s Gluten Free Restaurant Guide

Triumph Dining recently launched an expanded an updated version of its Gluten Free Restaurant Guide and has authorized me to celebrate this happy event by giving away copies of this wonderfully useful book. I have already sent a copy to the fourth person to submit a brief article on how to ensure an enjoyable, relaxing, […]

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11 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Gluten Free Restaurant Guide…our First Winner

Triumph Dining has authorized me to give away copies of its newly updated and expanded Gluten Free Restaurant Guide. I will be awarding copies of the new guide to the fourth, eighth, twelfth, and sixteenth person persons who submits a brief essay on “Ways to Insure an Enjoyable, Relaxing, and ‘Safe’ Restaurant Experience”. I will […]

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16 October 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Our Gluten Free Restaurant Contest

Triumph Dining” just released its guide to 6500 restaurants that offer gluten free meals throughout the nation. To celebrate this great event, they have authorized me to give away four copies of this awesome guide. I decided to award a copy of this guide to the 4th, 8th, 12th, and 16th person to submit lists […]

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14 October 2010 ~ 0 Comments

The New Gluten Free Restaurant Guide

As I announced last week, Triumph Dining recently updated its guide to gluten free restaurants. The new guide gives us many more choices and all these options have been checked out recently. To celebrate this event, Triumph Dining has authorized me to award four copies of their new guide. I have decided to sponsor a […]

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07 October 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Guide

Triumph Dining has just released the fifth edition of its Gluten Free Restaurant Guide. The new guide lists 6500 restaurants, a jump of 1500 from the previous edition.  2800 of these restaurants have published gluten free menus and all the restaurants have been reviewed by the Triumph Dining staff. The guide also publishes gluten free […]

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16 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Gluten Free Restaurant Guide

Triumph Dining announces the fifth edition of its Gluten Free Restaurant Guide. The new edition lists 6500+ restaurants, 1500 more than the previous edition. It includes menus from 100 restaurant chains (up from 80). All entries have been “checked out” by members of the staff. Triumph Dining emphasizes that the restaurants listed are only suggestions. […]

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