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Glutenfree Restaurant In Or Near Hanover, Pa?

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Hi everybody,

this morning i went to Hanover to train with our gymnastics women and they told me, that we will meet next wednesday and eat out together after training. They thought the chinese restaurant "Best WOK" wouldn't be bad. So i told them, that i probably can't eat there (they all know my problem) and went and checked it out beforehand. The restaurant would have opened at 10.30 and i was already there at 10.20. It was still closed and there was no other customer there yet. One woman opened, when she saw me standing outside. I told her that we want to go to their restaurant next week with a group of approx. 8 people. And i also said, that i'm sick and i can't have wheat, rye, oat or barley, because of certain things in it and wanted to know, if they thicken their soups and sauces with one of these flours. She said, she can't tell me. I said, that if i don't know, and i will eat one of these things mentioned above, i will get very sick. Then she became very ignorant and said. Then don't eat anything, we don't want you to get sick. NICE!!! She also said a few seconds later, that i could bring my own food. Well, i don't travel an hour to Hanover, have 90 minutes of exhausting acrobatic, then DON'T eat anything and then drive one hour back home. Some people are really ignorant.

How would you do that? My mother-in-law suggested to bring a little something and maybe next week there is something else there. So i repeat what i said to this woman and maybe talk to the manager. And if they don't want me to eat there i can ask, if i can eat my own food then and mention, that this other woman already said that i could do so. And if they're still that ignorant i should mention, that they will lose a lot of customers, since i will report it to our support group and all the gluten people that will avoid their restaurant then sure would have brought some friends also.

I don't know what to do, some suggestions would be nice. Or maybe there are also some people from the Hanover area here, that could help me with some other restaurants?

Thanks very much in advance for you answers. I will also let you guys know, what happened next wednesday.

Lots of hugs, Stef


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