I’ll never eat at
Taco BellToxic Hell again.
mom and pop shops don’t have the funds to reopen and their places
remain abandoned. But most of the national chains that do business in
the city of New Orleans and in other devastated areas have either
gutted, demolished or reopened their stores.
With one notable exception: At least four Taco Bell restaurants in New
Orleans East and St. Bernard remain much as they were when Katrina hit
– laying wide open with rotted food, broken glass and piles of garbage.
Taco shells still lay on the
counters, mostly turning a moldy blue. Cob webs cover the soda
machines, packets of hot sauce are strewn on the ground and some food
remained in the deep fryers. What was inside the stores either floated
or was dragged outside, and the smell is hard to take.
Tuesday they [Taco Bell]
issued a statement to Eyewitness News saying they were looking into the
issue, but that they were only reopening restaurants that made business
What they forgot they had restaurants destroyed by Katrina? I wonder if they forgot to collect the insurance?
Taco Bell not…”Good To Go”…til they clean it up.
(Caption:Garbage is strewn inside of a Taco Bell that has gone untouched since Hurricane Katrina struck over 18 months ago. Bob Parkinson / WWL-TV)