Chipotle Mexican Grill, the fast casual restaurant serving sustainably raised food, is opening its second Fort Lauderdale location today, at 4850 N. Federal Highway. This is the 29th South Florida location for the fast-growing chain.
Starting at 11 a.m., diners can enjoy one of Chipotle's oversized burritos, bowls, or salads. Each item is custom-made with a choice of proteins, including chicken, beef, pork, or vegetarian. Prices start at $6.25.
The fast-casual restaurant has made getting burritos easy with both online and iPhone
systems that allow you to order and pay for your lunch or dinner in advance (alas,
you still have to pick up your burrito in person). The new location is
open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
If you haven't seen Chipotle's awesome animated video about a farmer who loses his way, then regains his values, watch here:
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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times, covering the restaurant and bar scene in South Florida. She has been featured on Cooking Channel’s Eat Street and Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Doss won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature on what it’s like to wait tables. In a previous life, she appeared off-Broadway and shook many a cocktail as a bartender at venues in South Florida and New York City. When she’s not writing, you can find Doss running some marathon then celebrating at the nearest watering hole.