People Are Freaking Out Because Burger King Just Bought Popeyes
Restaurant Brands International, the company that owns Burger King, is buying out Popeyes, soon the world will enjoy chicken and biscuits.
Popeyes is famous for being the fast food restaurant with the best biscuits and chicken. Although some are familiar with their delicious goodness, many of you are not. In fact, there aren’t a lot of Popeyes restaurants around, 2,600 to be exact. Still, the world continues to see their commercial pop up daily on television, a cruel tease indeed. Before you start getting angry, there is some good news about this particular joint. As it turns out, Restaurant Brands International, the company that owns Burger King, is buying out Popeyes.
The world will soon enjoy Popeyes chicken and biscuits
For those of you that have been lucky enough to visit a location, you know just how delicious the food tastes. Not only does Popeyes have the best chicken, but also the best biscuits.
Then, there are the fries, which go amazingly with their blackened ranch. A combination that everyone falls in love with after trying.
Unfortunately, many of you have never been able to experience the tastiness of good old Louisiana-style cooking. You probably have seen the Popeyes commercial on television, though.
If you have long dreamed about what Popeyes is like, then brace yourselves for the best news ever. Restaurant Brands International, the company that owns Burger King, is buying out Popeyes.
During the month of April, the deal will become official. Finally, the world will know what it’s like to eat at a Popeyes.
From their red beans to their fried chicken, the food is on point. And now, you can have a new favorite munchie food to add to your list.
More combination restaurants!
Restaurant Brands International bought Popeyes for only $1.8 billion, which is cheap in comparison to the $11 billion they spent for Tim Horton’s. Although the news is a reason to look forward to the future, they still have some competition: KFC.
There are just as many KFCs as there are Burger Kings. But one thing is for certain; the possibilities are endless.
If you enjoy fast food, then you are familiar with the restaurants that combine two in one. For example, Taco Bell/Pizza Hut, a common combo.
Now that more Popeyes will be around, this means that you may be able to order a burger and Louisiana-style chicken. Or, maybe even tacos and biscuits.