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The One Ring Forums: Off Topic: The Pollantir:
The obligatory Denny's poll.
Poll: The obligatory Denny's poll.
Denny who?
I really need to do some deep soul searching first.
I'm not thrilled with them, but will give them this one last chance to redeem themselves.
The food is crappy and so is the service. No way.
Definitely.
If PJ chokes down a meal, so can I.
I really don't want to put myself through this again.
I eat there at least once a week. Why not?
I'll go, but only if they give me a toy (dirt doesn't count).
I don't eat out much. Very unlikely that I will go.
I don't eat out much, but I will make an exception for this.
Whoever made this decision should be fired.
View Results (60 votes)
 

Delrond
Rohan


Oct 24 2012, 11:06am

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The obligatory Denny's poll. Can't Post

Since the announcement of Denny's pairing up with The Hobbit, I have seen mixed reactions to said announcement. Most are based on personal experience at Denny's restaurants, as was mine.

Will you go to Denny's for a delicious Hobbit meal?


AlassŽa Eruvande
Valinor


Oct 24 2012, 12:14pm

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Well, if they're not even giving out toy dirt, I'm not going. [In reply to] Can't Post

The Denny's restaurants I've been in have had plenty of dirt to spare. Tongue


Delrond
Rohan


Oct 24 2012, 12:30pm

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It doesn't say [In reply to] Can't Post

you won't receive some complimentary dirt with your dining experience. It's just not going to be included in the Denny's Crappy Meal.


dernwyn
Forum Admin / Moderator


Oct 24 2012, 4:29pm

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At my local Denny's, sure! [In reply to] Can't Post

The manager and waitstaff like to joke around with the customers, and I've never gotten a bad meal at this particular one.

And it's right on the access road to the mall which has our favorite stadium-seating movie theater...so we've had plenty of meals there, both before and after movies.

Mmm, "second" breakfast before the Hobbit...Cool


Alcarcalime
Tol Eressea


Oct 24 2012, 7:00pm

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Humph! [In reply to] Can't Post

I had to put I needed some soul searching for this one. I have no grave objections to Denny's as a chain. Some of the links, however, are weaker than others. Ours is a weak link. If grease is you thing, it is the place. We have eaten in Denny's that were clean and the food quite good.

So, I don't know yet if we will go just to get some trading cards and a tummy ache!


Silverlode
Forum Admin / Moderator


Oct 25 2012, 3:35am

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Meh. [In reply to] Can't Post

As with Burger King, I have eaten there before. I don't go there often and will not be making special trips just for this but I won't avoid it should there be a reason to go.

It seems that the quality varies quite a bit from place to place. Around here, it's a step up from fast food but not a destination restaurant.

So I guess my vote is "none of the above"


wendy woo
Rivendell


Oct 25 2012, 5:47am

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I tend to think any movie tie-in to a restaurant is ridiculous, IMO. [In reply to] Can't Post

But I guess it's just another way to promote the movie. Or is it to promote the restaurant? Who can tell?


Silverlode
Forum Admin / Moderator


Oct 25 2012, 6:33am

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Both, I imagine. // [In reply to] Can't Post

 


Starling
Half-elven


Oct 25 2012, 7:01am

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The only thing I know about Denny's [In reply to] Can't Post

is that the lights fell into my friend's daughter's fried eggs during an earthquake, so I am possibly unqualified to vote in the poll.


Delrond
Rohan


Oct 25 2012, 11:33am

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It seems [In reply to] Can't Post

that no matter how many possible answers one tries to cover, there is inevitably something that is overlooked and ends up in the "none of the above" category. I should have added that selection. Blush

Out of curiousity, I will go and try one of these meals. I hope to be pleasantly surprised. Previous experience suggests otherwise, but I will keep an open mind.


Ataahua
Superuser / Moderator


Oct 25 2012, 9:07pm

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Did the eggs cushion their fall? [In reply to] Can't Post

Tongue


Starling
Half-elven


Oct 26 2012, 5:09am

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Yes, but [In reply to] Can't Post

they never got to eat them (with or without lighting garnish) as they had to evacuate. Crazy


Annael
Half-elven


Oct 26 2012, 11:05pm

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Other [In reply to] Can't Post

I eat one breakfast at a Denny's when on a long road trip. It's a ritual. Otherwise I pass them by. We don't even have one here, so it's a moot point anyway.


Patty
Immortal


Nov 3 2012, 1:22am

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I go there occasionally for bacon and eggs.. [In reply to] Can't Post

not many places (other than McDonald's) can mess up bacon and eggs.

I will NOT have other than breakfast there, though.

 
 

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