food, review

A visit to Hardees

Today I was near a Hardee’s restaurant during lunchtime and I realized that it has been several years since I’ve been to one for something other than breakfast (they have pretty darned good biscuits and gravy). I think the last burger I had there was during the menu reduction period of the late 90s/early 2000s (they stripped their menu to only have burgers), which also coincided with the big Atkins diet kick. I remember the Atkins angle because a friend of mine ordered a lettuce wrapped burger in the drive-thru on our way to an Alabama basketball game in Tuscaloosa one night. Since then, Hardee’s has expanded their menu to rival what they had before their transformation but centered around the Thickburger. It was time to try it again and see how they’re doing.
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