Is Grilled Cheese the Next Big Thing in Fast Casual Restaurants?
Grilled cheese franchises and food trucks seem to be popping up everywhere these days, but many argue the simple sandwich is one better made at home. Either way, we're always down for melty, cheesy goodness here at culture!
The formula of speedy service, customization, and high quality practiced by fast-casual restaurant leaders Chipotle and Panera Bread is already being widely applied to better burger chains and upscale pizza franchises. Lately, the next hot menu item being given the Chipotle treatment at restaurants, mall kiosks, and food trucks around the country is the classic comfort food, grilled cheese.