The first Chipotle opened in 1993 in Denver, Colorado. And that signature decor? It was a combination of a lack of funds and a commitment to transparency that makes Chipotle look like it does today!
NoYes, obviously.whatever...THERE'S A SECRET MENU?!?!
Although technically a "secret menu" doesn't exist, there are several items that employees will make if you ask for them. Long live the Quesarito!
But it's always worth it.
They have a membership loyalty cardThey're assholesThey ordered ahead of timeThey're regulars
I mean yeah but....
They also ordered ahead of time on the Chipotle Mobile App! Available on smartphones, the app can point you towards the nearest store, take your order, and let you pay. Why would you ever wait in line again?!
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Farmed and Dangerous
While Chipotle did produce both "The Scarecrow" and "Back to the Start," "Farmed and Dangerous" the only one that can be considered a mini-series. This satirical comedy is available on Hulu!
Fun RunMusic FestivalEating CompetitionCooking Classes
Cultivate Food, Ideas, and Music Festicval
In 2015, Chipotle hosted its Cultivate Festival in Phoenix, Kansas City, and Minneapolis. The free festival included live music, chef demos, and of course, Chipotle!
Chipotle is now offering Patron margaritas at about 900 locations! Get boozy with your burrito!
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This popular vegan option joined the menu in October 2013 but its not all it appears to be. The serving size of Sofritas contain 9g of carbohydrates, 555mg of sodium, and 4.5 g of sugar! But 0mg cholesterol.¯\_(ツ)_/¯
ChristmasValentine's DayHalloweenMarch 7th AKA the best day ever AKA National Burrito Day
Chipotle has changed their qualifications in recent years, but as of 2015, if you wore a costume with an "unusual additive" you could get a Boorito for just $3! And the proceeds go to charity. Chipotle is so good its scary.
Rumor has it that bowls give you more bang for your buck, so its not really that surprising that these are the crowd favorite!