Customer Calls Pizza Hut To Place Order, Hears
Robbery-In-Progress Instead

Customer Calls Pizza Hut To Place Order, Hears Robbery-In-Progress Instead

Imagine you’re calling up your local pizza joint to place an order but instead of explaining which half of the pizza gets the mushrooms, you hear a man in the background demanding money from the cash register. [More]

Long John Silver's, A&W Up For Sale

Long John Silver's, A&W Up For Sale

Yum! Brands, the fast food company so excitable it requires an exclamation point, is about to trim some fat from its lineup up eateries. The company has announced its intention to put its Long John Silver’s and A&W All-American Food chains on the market. [More]

Pizza Hut Receipt: "Careful This Gal Is A Bitch"

Pizza Hut Receipt: "Careful This Gal Is A Bitch"

Apparently, at one Nebraska Pizza Hut, complaining about a botched order makes you a bitch. When one customer called to complain about her order, she received a credit for free pizza. That pizza arrived with a special message on the receipt: “CAREFUL THIS GAL IS A BITCH.” She chose not to eat the pizza that came with that message, afraid it had been tampered with.
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Save $2 Per Pizza Hut Pizza By Avoiding Lingo

Save $2 Per Pizza Hut Pizza By Avoiding Lingo

Pizza Hut charges $10 for large pizzas with three toppings or less, but ups the price to $12 for specialty pizzas. Josh checks in with the simple yet astute tip to avoid ordering a specialty by name, instead just getting the the three toppings to make the pizza qualify for a $10 order. [More]

Pizza Hut 'Slashes' Price Of Supreme By Adding $2

Pizza Hut 'Slashes' Price Of Supreme By Adding $2

Chuck enjoyed Pizza Hut’s supreme pizza, especially via its $10-a-pie promotion. But a new advertising campaign, in which the mega-chain claims to be slashing prices on all its pizzas, has made his supreme cost $12 instead of $10 because it surpasses the new three-topping threshold. [More]

Pizza Hut Fires Idiotic Employees For Acting Like Idiotic Domino's Employees

Pizza Hut Fires Idiotic Employees For Acting Like Idiotic Domino's Employees

Looks like Domino’s isn’t the only chain that employs morons who make a public record of their jackassery in the kitchen. Two employees at a Pizza Hut in Pflugerville, TX, find themselves out of work because they not only took lewd photos of themselves messing around at work, but also posted them on MySpace. [More]

Gen. Petraeus Not Ruling Out Bringing Burger King Back To Afghanistan

Gen. Petraeus Not Ruling Out Bringing Burger King Back To Afghanistan

A few months back, our men and women stationed overseas in Afghanistan lost a little piece of home when the U.S. military announced they were closing most fast food operations on the bases in Bagram and Kandahar. But now that the reins have been handed over from Gen. McChrystal to Gen. Petraeus, Stars & Stripes is reporting that our soldiers may get their Whoppers back! [More]

Meet The Top 10 Chinese Knockoffs

Meet The Top 10 Chinese Knockoffs

While the NY Times picks on a small apparel company over the logo of a dead newspaper and the National Pork Board wants you to know that Unicorn is not the other white meat, countless companies in China are actually infringing on trademarks, often with hilarious results. [More]

Arizona Pizza Huts Let Customers Pack Heat, But Not Employees

Arizona Pizza Huts Let Customers Pack Heat, But Not Employees

Arizona passed a law that will allow people to carry concealed weapons without permits, which has nudged the state’s restaurants to draft up policies about whether or not they’ll let customers pack their nines as they grab grub. Pizza Huts in the southern part of the state decided to let customers tote their firearms inside, but won’t let employees do the same. [More]

Papa John's Somehow Tops Customer Satisfaction Survey

Papa John's Somehow Tops Customer Satisfaction Survey

While Domino’s has scrambled to re-imagine their pizza recipes and Pizza Hut continues to basically give away their pizzas for a pittance, it was Papa John’s who apparently made the best impression on eaters in the last year. The Kentucky-based chain has topped not only its pizzeria rivals, but all fast foods in an annual survey of customer satisfaction. [More]

Taco Bell To Begin Plaguing The Bowels Of England This Summer

Taco Bell To Begin Plaguing The Bowels Of England This Summer

The people of England may need to upgrade their plumbing — Taco Bell is coming to the UK later this summer. [More]

Is It OK To Lower My Tip When Pizza Hut Hikes Delivery Fee?

Is It OK To Lower My Tip When Pizza Hut Hikes Delivery Fee?

We’ve established that pizza delivery fee hikes don’t necessarily go to the driver and thus should not be considered part of the tip. [More]

Pizza Hut Raises Minimum Delivery Order To $10.50 To Match $10 Pizza Promotion

Pizza Hut Raises Minimum Delivery Order To $10.50 To Match $10 Pizza Promotion

Matt writes that local Pizza Hut used to have a $10 minimum for online delivery orders. That’s fair enough, and a common practice. But when the chain raised the minimum to $10.50 at the same time that they debuted a $10 pizza promotion. Is Pizza Hut deliberately trying to encourage customers to order extra items they don’t need to make the minimum? [More]

Two Out Of Three Pizza Huts To Flee Iceland

Two Out Of Three Pizza Huts To Flee Iceland

Icelanders have it rough these days when it comes to fast food: In October McDonald’s skipped out on the island nation, which suffered an economic collapse in late 2008, and now Pizza Hut is closing all but one of its three restaurants after 20 years of business, Reuters reports. [More]

No More Burger King Or Dairy Queen For Soldiers In Afghanistan

No More Burger King Or Dairy Queen For Soldiers In Afghanistan

Because the last thing a soldier stationed thousands of miles away fighting the Taliban should want is a taste of home, the U.S. military is axing several fast food vendors from their bases in Afghanistan. [More]

Pizza Hut Won't Let Customer Use Credit Card Without Photo ID

Pizza Hut Won't Let Customer Use Credit Card Without Photo ID

Chuck tells Consumerist that he witnessed a strange transaction at Pizza Hut recently. When another customer went to pay for her purchase with a credit card, the person behind the counter asked to see her ID before allowing her to pay for her pizzas with a credit card. She didn’t have any ID with her, and was forced to leave without her pizzas. [More]

The Grease Blotter: Today In Fast Food Related Crime

The Grease Blotter: Today In Fast Food Related Crime

For whatever reason, fast food joints seem to be a target for crimes of all sorts. Ranging from outlandish to horrific, we’ll occasionally bring you The Grease Blotter, a round-up of the latest in crimes involving fast food chains. [More]

Pizza Hut Throws Away Your Online Order And Sends You Home

Pizza Hut Throws Away Your Online Order And Sends You Home

Reader Jason says he ordered a pizza through Pizza Hut’s website. Everything went through fine, except when he showed up to get the pizza they told him they’d thrown it away because they stopped doing carry-out orders at 10. He says he ordered the pizza at 9:50 and the website confirmed his pick-up time of 10:19. [More]