7 Fast-Food Chains That Use the Highest Quality Ingredients

Given Panera's mission—"One Panera for a Healthier and Happier World"—it's no surprise that the chain serves up quality eats.


"This is in stark contrast to most other fast food chains where a single menu item can contain 40 or more ingredients—many of which are added flavors


Shake Shack is open about their commitment to real and natural ingredients. Their mission, "Stand for Something Good," had led them to think carefully and responsibly

Shake Shack

Sweetgreen's menu emphasizes fresh, plant-forward, earth-friendly food that uses the simplest ingredients to whip up warm bowls and salads.


"BurgerFi was founded by gourmet chefs committed to serving the highest quality fresh food in an eco-friendly environment."


With a prohibited ingredients list since 2015, Noodles & Company has long been committed to high-quality food. The fast-food noodles joint does not use any artificial colors

Noodles & Company

"We want to feed our guests the way we feed our families; with high quality ingredients we feel good about,"


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