Low Carb Friends  
Netrition.com - Tools - Reviews - Faces - Recipes - Home


Go Back   Low Carb Friends > Main Lowcarb Lobby
Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-01-2010, 07:41 AM   #1
Senior LCF Member
 
happyone's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Southern Cali
Posts: 707
Gallery: happyone
Stats: 166.6/151.8/135 -5'4"
WOE: Atkins
Start Date: restart 11/31/13
BJS RESTAURANT - recommendations

Hello, Good morning!

I am having lunch with a friend at Bj's restaurant today, but the last time i went i couldn't really find anything LC on the menu. Does anyone have any recommendations? I really don't feel like ordering a salad. I'm checking their menu online right now, but if you have any suggestions, please help!
happyone is offline   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old 08-01-2010, 08:29 AM   #2
Blabbermouth!!!
 
Fizgig's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Colorado
Posts: 7,286
Gallery: Fizgig
Stats: 5'7", 148/128/130
WOE: Pre-maintenance, kind of
Start Date: Pretty much forever
For an appetizer I've had their spinach and artichoke dip, and asked for cucumber/veggie slices instead of tortilla chips. It was delicious. Their lunch menu has salmon - I'd probably get that without any sugary glaze, and with double vegetables but no rice. Enjoy lunch with your friend!
Fizgig is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2010, 08:30 AM   #3
Senior LCF Member
 
Susiecarbojunkie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Deep in the Heart of Texas
Posts: 949
Gallery: Susiecarbojunkie
Stats: 293/147/145-135
WOE: Atkins '72/hHCG
Start Date: re-start April 2010
Last time I was there, I had the California burger--bunless, with a side salad.
I've also had the roast chicken. Some of their sandwiches look like they would be good without the bread.
Heck--last time I was there, someone ordered the fried cheese sticks--I had two of them--after I had peeled all the breading off--just a blob of cheese, but pretty good still.
I love BJ's Caesar salads--nice and garlicky

Sometime I am going to go there and order a med. or large special pizza and ask them to hold the crust and see what happens....they should have no problem with that, though:blush:
__________________
Carpe diem!
Susiecarbojunkie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2010, 08:34 AM   #4
Senior LCF Member
 
Calidreamer's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Northen California
Posts: 617
Gallery: Calidreamer
Stats: 242/161/142
WOE: Atkins
Start Date: January 10, 2010
Be careful of their Ceasar Salad dressing - I swear there is sugar in it. It knocked me right out of ketosis.
Calidreamer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2010, 08:41 AM   #5
Senior LCF Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: San Diego,CA
Posts: 250
Gallery: lynnport
They have a newer Italian Medley salad. I order w/o the garbanzo beans and the dressing (sweet balsamic). They'll substitute the dressing for you... their dressings tend to be sweet so I always order them on the side.
lynnport is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2010, 11:11 AM   #6
Way too much time on my hands!
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 16,050
Gallery: fawn
I looked up the menu and this is what I would order if I had a lunch date at this particular restaurant.

Our half-pound patty served on sourdough bread, topped with avocado, roasted green chilies, pepper jack cheese, chipotle mayonnaise ranch dressing.

Ditch the bread and the dressing and ask for a side of non starchy veggies and an iced tea.
fawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2010, 06:36 PM   #7
BPM
Senior LCF Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 509
Gallery: BPM
I ate at BJ's once back in 2007 and got food poisoning. I will never eat there again.

I got their fish & chips.
BPM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-02-2010, 07:37 AM   #8
Very Gabby LCF Member!!!
 
natesmomma99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 3,411
Gallery: natesmomma99
Stats: 288/269.2/155
WOE: Generic Low-Carb
Start Date: Third Times a Charm.
They'll do the Parmesan Crusted Chicken with only parmesan cheese/no bread crumbs for you. You just have to ask. I always get this, and a side of sauteed spinach.
natesmomma99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:26 AM.


Copyright ©1999-2014 Friends Forums LLC. All rights reserved. - Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
LowCarbFriends® is a registered mark of Friends Forums, LLC.