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fake STARBUCKS

Postby euroman » Tue May 24, 2011 3:08 pm

How can we be sure that the places like Starbucks, McDonalds, Pizza Hut are real and not fake?

In Tarapoto there's a hamburgerjoint that uses the McDonalds sign but isn't a real McDonalds.

When I am in Lima, I eat often at Chillis (the S./15 special) and at the Mac. They are good but are they real?



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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby sbaustin » Tue May 24, 2011 5:50 pm

You can either check the website like http://www.starbucks.com.pe or http://www.mcdonalds.com.pe/ or alternatively you can check the bathroom. If you can't eat off the toilet seat, it probably isn't legit. Kidding about the bathroom.
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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby Kelly » Tue May 24, 2011 10:32 pm

Nothing new about this. When I was in Korea many years ago, one of my favorite places to eat was "Kantuck Chicken".
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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby euroman » Tue May 24, 2011 10:36 pm

sbaustin wrote: you can check the bathroom. If you can't eat off the toilet seat, it probably isn't legit. Kidding about the bathroom.


In that case, Chillis at Plaza San Miguel isn't legit.

But TGIFridays surely is legit.
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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby sbaustin » Tue May 24, 2011 11:01 pm

But that Chili's in plaza san miguel sure does have great margaritas.
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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby Arroz con Pollo » Wed May 25, 2011 12:23 pm

This looks legit. (Chimbote I think)

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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby jude » Thu May 26, 2011 6:25 pm

That Burger King is fabulous. It would be almost worth a trip to Chimbote to have the chance to eat there.
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Re: fake STARBUCKS

Postby rama0929 » Sat May 28, 2011 9:14 pm

Arroz con Pollo wrote:This looks legit. (Chimbote I think)

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I think I just found my new favorite site :D

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