When it comes to the restaurant and fast food niche, having a tasty logotype is crucial. The brand logo is the first thing that customers see, it’s the face of the company that can tell you a lot: the type of dishes cooked, level of service and even average check. That’s why food and drink logos are created more thoroughly than you might think. Want to know what the famous food logos mean? Why they were chosen to represent a restaurant? If you’re starving for new knowledge, we have a few interesting facts to serve. Let’s observe the most popular logotypes: read about the history of restaurants, find out why artists created this or that image, and what it means for the audience.

7Up Logo
Food/Drink logos
Although the logo of the lemon-lime flavored soft drink 7up has undergone several redesigns, it has preserved the concept of …
A&W logo
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The A&W Restaurants besides consumer recognition and worldwide fame has a very rich logo history. In 1919  a plain glass …
AB InBev logo
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Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) – International Brewing Corporation, the world’s largest beer producer. Formed in the form of a public …
Applebees Logo
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  The first Applebees logo, which appeared in 1980, featured the company’s original name, T.J. Applebee’s Rx for Edibles and …
Arbys Logo
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Whatever modifications the Arbys logo has gone through, it has always stayed consistent in its central visual metaphor – the …
Budweiser Logo
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Budweiser is one of the world’s most renowned beer-selling brands, which covers more than 80 markets. It has been around …
Carlsberg Logo
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Carlsberg is a high profile beer brewing company from Denmark, which today has a global network of enterprises. The company …
Chick-fil-A Logo
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The logo of the Georgia-based fast food restaurant chain Chick-fil-A gives a clear hint about the restaurant’s “chicken” specialization. Chick-fil-A …
Chipotle Logo
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The current Chipotle logo is not only appetizing, but also meaningful as it features the chili pepper after which the …
Dr Pepper Logo
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Although the Dr Pepper logo has undergone several modifications, it has preserved its basic structure. It has been built around …
Gatorade Logo
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Since the 1970’s redesign, the Gatorade logo did not change that much until 2008, when a completely new design was …
Heinz Logo
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Founded in 1869, the H. J. Heinz Company is among the world’s oldest and largest food processing companies. The range …
Kelloggs Logo
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The Kelloggs logo has gone through occasional minor changes, yet it has stayed mostly consistent in terms of color and …
KFC Logo
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The fast food restaurant chain KFC specializing in fried chicken has over 20,000 restaurants all around the world. In terms …
Krispy Kreme Logo
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While being rather consistent in its shape and style throughout its 80-year history, the Krispy Kreme logo hasn’t remained exactly …
Kroger Logo
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Whatever alterations the Kroger logo has gone through, it has preserved its distinctive feature – the iconic curves on the …
McDonalds Logo
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One of the world’s largest restaurant chains, McDonald’s serves more than 60 million visitors every day. It has over 35,000 …
Nandos Logo
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The most important event in the Nandos logo history took place in 2016. Not only the logotype was modified, but …
Nescafe Logo
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The earliest Nescafe logo, which was introduced in 1938, looked very much like the current one. The wordmark featuring the …
Nestle Logo
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Nestle has modified its logo at least six times throughout its more than 150-year history. Here, we look back at …
Panera Logo
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The logotype of the Panera Bread Company, one of the most successful chains of bakery-cafe restaurants in the US, is …
Papa Johns Logo
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The logo of the US restaurant franchise company Papa John’s Pizza has remained unchanged since 1984, when it was introduced. …
Pepsi Logo
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One of the most well-known beverage brands, Pepsi owns an iconic logo. The combination of red, white, and dark blue …
Skittles Logo
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Originally, Skittles were produced by a company in England. Today, the product is manufactured and marketed by the Wrigley Company, …
Subway Logo
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Whatever changes Subway logo has gone through, it has always retained its distinctive feature: the arrows at the ends of …
Walmart logo
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Walmart is a global USA-based network of hypermarkets and discount stores, which has been around since 1962, and so far …