News So I got a membership to restaurant depot

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Beth143nacho, May 28, 2016.

  1. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Bede bede beep VIP

    Reputations:
    17,166
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    23,373
    Likes Received:
    21,656
    Friend of mine has been talking about it for a while and finally convinced me to try it....

    Www.restaurantdepot.com

    You need to own a business to shop there, so o registered under my c corporation.

    The place is like a run-down bjs/Costco. Very much a warehouse environment and usually in industrial parks.

    HOLY FUCK BALLS, tho.

    You can buy a whole shitload of stuff here. All the apps, soups and a lot of pre-packaged mains that you see at any boxed restaurant chain are there. Chilis/Friday's used to have Bavarian pretzel apps with cheese. Yeah. $15 for 36 pretzel sticks and $10 for the beer cheese to go with them.

    Box of frozen Parisian bread (36 loaves): $10.

    The quality is also amazing balls: usda choice, select or prime on all cuts of meat. You have to either buy the primal cut or boxes of portioned cuts.

    They even had whole goat. They were wrapped in these full body socks and on a palette.

    Most things you need to buy are sold by the case only, cans are #10 cans (1 gallon), but certain items you can buy
    Have promotional items with them (tobasco comes with a Super Bowl holder)

    The small wares are amazing. Picked up a pizza screen for $2, cast iron fajita trays for $10 (with the wood), a 36-cup muffin pan for $10 and a great omelette pan for $10.

    Love this place, but impulse buys set you back. Most items are $10-20, but can range up to the stratosphere. I had picked up a box from the fish market, and put it back once I realized it was sushi-grade tuna loin (chutorro) and was $400...

    I did score super colossal shrimp tho. Peeled & deveined, 4-6 per pound (they're fucking HUGE) ran only $5/lb. these are $20-25 / lb in the stores if you can find them.

    Highly recommend. Great place
     
  2. smoke1051

    smoke1051 Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2012
    Messages:
    21
    Likes Received:
    28
    Yeah love that place. I'll spend $500 quick
     
  3. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    22,573
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,341
    Likes Received:
    52,103
    Interesting. I boght my dishes at a wholesale place because square plates chub me up. The pans and knives were meh.
     
    Trophy Knife and ARM like this.
  4. PI Nate

    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984... Gold

    Reputations:
    149,244
    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2011
    Messages:
    64,142
    Likes Received:
    82,318
    In a blink. :omg:
     
  5. SuperFarts

    SuperFarts Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    6,659
    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2012
    Messages:
    6,017
    Likes Received:
    11,486
    Depending on where you are or how long youve been in the biz, some people might know it as Jetro (they merged).

    But thats where restaurant owners shop. You couldnt make any money if you didnt.

    They have good stuff but for some of the higher end foods, you have to go to a supplier.
     
  6. Walygatr

    Walygatr Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    38,573
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    10,039
    Likes Received:
    28,449
    I throw enough food away as it is from shopping at Costco.
     
  7. Lance Murdock

    Lance Murdock Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    846
    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2013
    Messages:
    744
    Likes Received:
    905
    my cousin is an attorney, registered as a corp. He got a membership there although they did give him a bit of a hard time. John Smith, PC. He buys gyro meat there all the time
     
    ShutUpSitDown, ARM and Stretch5000 like this.
  8. Lance Murdock

    Lance Murdock Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    846
    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2013
    Messages:
    744
    Likes Received:
    905
    cool story bro
     
  9. BleedingGums

    BleedingGums Fesh Fox Faggot VIP

    Reputations:
    13,894
    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2010
    Messages:
    41,687
    Likes Received:
    6,066
    ^
     
  10. Elk37

    Elk37 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    May 15, 2016
    Messages:
    1,066
    Likes Received:
    2,272
    Seconded. Haha how can I get in on the gyro meat??? I am literally falling down
     
    ARM likes this.
  11. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    22,573
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,341
    Likes Received:
    52,103
    Jerk
    :jj:
     
    GLguygardner likes this.
  12. Elk37

    Elk37 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    May 15, 2016
    Messages:
    1,066
    Likes Received:
    2,272
    Dude I've a fuckjng badass gyro meat connection
     
    DuckDong likes this.
  13. Elk37

    Elk37 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    May 15, 2016
    Messages:
    1,066
    Likes Received:
    2,272
    I was laughing so hard i fucked that post up totally
     
  14. buried20kleague

    buried20kleague Well-Known Member VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    10,213
    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2012
    Messages:
    4,379
    Likes Received:
    7,713
    What does it cost to be a member?
     
    joyceface likes this.
  15. yaddc

    yaddc Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    23,431
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    28,375
    Likes Received:
    26,218
    Good stop........good deals.
     
  16. yaddc

    yaddc Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    23,431
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    28,375
    Likes Received:
    26,218
    If you like crab get there jumbo lump I think its 16.00 bucks. Makes greatcrab cakes.
     
  17. SuperFarts

    SuperFarts Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    6,659
    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2012
    Messages:
    6,017
    Likes Received:
    11,486
     
  18. SalsMasterShake

    SalsMasterShake Mouthpiece VIP

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2012
    Messages:
    4,755
    Likes Received:
    6,684
    How much for a portion of almond slivers?

    Can BethO sell her Yoda books there?

    People that shop at Restaurant Depot really don't have anything going on, Robin...
     
  19. yaddc

    yaddc Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    23,431
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    28,375
    Likes Received:
    26,218
    Love that raosted chicken can't beat it 5$
     
    AmericasJudge and Gusbuss like this.
  20. Phantom1az

    Phantom1az Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2015
    Messages:
    519
    Likes Received:
    883
    Do they have "left handed" spatulas?

    [​IMG]

    F the left
     
    SalsMasterShake likes this.