QUAKER STEAK & LUBE® OFFERS HEALTHY MEALS WITH HEALTHYDININGFINDER.COM2011-10-31 19:50:59
Quaker Steak & Lube® serving famous comfort foods as well as healthy alternatives for adults and children
SHARON, PA. – October 31, 2011 – The award-winning casual-dining concept Quaker Steak & Lube®, known for its Best Wings USA and over 20 sauce varieties, has recently joined HealthyDiningFinder.com to promote their more nutritious side for customers of all ages.
“Dining out is central to the American lifestyle,” said Marla Pieton, Sr. Director of Marketing for Quaker Steak & Lube®. “As more diners become focused on health and nutrition, The Lube® has joined with Healthy Dining dietitians to select healthy meal options, which can be found at all of Quaker Steak & Lube®’s locations.
What exactly is HealthyDiningFinder.com? First conceived in 1990, the founders published nearly twenty books in sixteen years. It is now a successful nutrition focused website, where participating restaurants are promoted to the public through an ever-evolving network of partnerships with employers, health organizations, health insurance companies, and more. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided partial funding for the development of the site. Industry partners include American Express and Nation’s Restaurant News. Staffed by registered dietitians and master’s level health and nutrition professionals, HealthyDiningFinder.com consults with each potential restaurant partner to determine which dishes fit within their strict nutrition guidelines.
In addition, HealthyDiningFinder.com identifies healthful children’s menu items from participating restaurants under the “Kids LiveWell” banner, a program launched by the National Restaurant Association in collaboration with Healthy Dining.
Diners will never find a shortage of flavor on The Lube®’s extensive menu. The nutritious items listed on Healthy Dining’s website include:
- Caesar Salad with Chicken
- “Biker Chick” Chopped Salad
- Quaker Steak & Lube® Boneless Wing Salad with Pita Bread
- Boneless Wings and Fresh Steamed Broccoli with Pita Bread
- Sesame Chicken Rice Bowl
- Boneless Chicken Wrap
- Housemade Cole Slaw
- Lube Rice with Bell Peppers and Onions
- Cinnamon Apples
- Bourbon Baked Beans
- Fresh Steamed Broccoli with Beer Cheese
Quaker Steak & Lube®, famous for its over 20 different wing sauces, has also been listed on the site for the following sauce varieties:
- Buckeye BBQ®
- Tequila Lime BBQ
- Thai ‘R’ Cracker
- Chipotle BBQ Dry Rub
This January, when Quaker Steak & Lube® rolls out their new menu, HealthyDiningFinder.com and Kids LiveWell logos will be displayed on the pages of qualifying meal selections. For the complete listing, including a detailed account of calories, fat, sodium, carbohydrates and more, visit Quaker Steak & Lube®’s HealthyDiningFinder.com profile.
For more information about Quaker Steak & Lube®, please visit www.quakersteakandlube.com.
About Quaker Steak & Lube®:
Founded in 1974 and built in an abandoned gas station in Sharon, Pa., the original Quaker Steak & Lube® began as a cook-your-own steak restaurant, before expanding to over 40 locations throughout the United States and Canada. The unique décor, including race cars suspended from the ceilings, motorcycles, Corvettes and gas station memorabilia, combined with the crave-able food and high-octane events has afforded The Lube® a cult-like fan following. Today, Quaker Steak & Lube® has become one of the fastest-growing restaurant chains in the country, and has won more than 100 national and international awards for its wings and 25 different wing sauces. Most recently it was named the 2010 Festival Favorite at the National Buffalo Wing Festival in Buffalo, New York. For more information visit www.quakersteakandlube.com.
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