More and more fast food chains are adding vegan options to their menus, but adding one vegan burger isn’t exactly making those who don’t eat meat feel incredibly welcome.
- Well, some chains are apparently doing a better job for vegans than others, and with today being World Vegan Day, World Animal Protection has released their “Moving the Menu” report, rating 50 largest fast food chains on their vegan-friendliness.
- The report judges the chains on not only their alternative protein offerings, but their efforts to highlight the benefits of plant-based eating as well as their commitments to reduce the use of meat and increase vegetarian and vegan options.
- Overall, only seven fast food chains earned the “Menu Movers” honors, with the group giving them five stars. They include:
- Burger King
- Panera Bread
- Pizza Hut
- Taco Bell
- Baskin Robins earned four stars, while El Pollo Loco and Moe’s Southwestern Grill got three, and Dunkin Donuts got two.
- A whopping 39 fast-food restaurants, including McDonald’s, Subway and Chick-fil-A fall into their “Dining Dawdlers” category for not taking meaningful steps to provide more options to vegans and vegetarians.