In the 17th century people like to drink coffee and beer in taverns, but “eating out” didn’t start to become popular until the late 18th century.
White Castle was one of the first fast-food chains in the United States.
Going out to a fast food eating joint with family once in a while won’t matter much.
However, frequent visits to such restaurants with one’s family can become quite an expensive affair, besides being unhealthy.
Since then, consumers’ acceptance of fast foods has been on the upward trend.
This is manifested by the proliferation of fast food outlets in Petaling Jaya and Kuala Lumpur, such as Mc Donald’s, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), Grandy’s, Pizza Hut and Shakey’s Pizza.Restaurants are nothing new, but the idea of “fast food” is a newer concept.In ancient Rome and Greece taverns usually served food and drink to their guests.White Castle sold burgers and fries and helped to popularized hamburgers across the nation. People are now spending more time by running after money then spending time on their daily activities. May people do not realize that fast food is a slow death.In the 1930s drive-through fast food restaurants began to appear. Mc Donald’s was so popular that other fast food chains started to pop up all over the United States. There are a host of disadvantages associated with eating fast food such as effect to health, economy and loss of the family tradition.The greater the number of people at a meal in a fast food restaurant, the larger is the bill.Eating at fast food outlets is economical only for a single person.Disclaimer: This work has been submitted by a student.This is not an example of the work produced by our Essay Writing Service.Beside that, many of the fast food companies are franchisees of foreign corporations, so profits leave the country. I/AAAAAAAAACA/3ii9j WKv Nc0/s320/money_fly.gif effect of fast food is the loss of the family tradition of eating together.