South Bend, Mishawaka, IN, and Elkhart
Nutrition Information - FAQ
Does Penn Station utilize any butter product on the proprietary bread before it is baked?
Penn Station utilizes a Premium Butter Flavored Oil on our Bread. This buttery flavored, opaque yellow liquid is formulated as a zero trans solution to typical buttery flavored oils. It is a golden color with a creamy rich savory butter flavor.
Why is your bread hearth baked?
Hearth breads are free form loaves that are baked directly on a hot baking stone or the floor of a wood fired oven. They bring a special experience to our customers highlighted by distinct crusty outside textures and a soft, wholesome interior. Nothing compares to the hearty rich flavor captured in this traditional bread.
Does your bread contain any animal products?
No, however our Premium Butter Flavored Oil does contain animal products.
Is your bread kosher?
Penn Station's® proprietary bread is made at a kosher plant exclusively for Penn Station.
Premium Butter Flavored Oil is OUD.
Does your bread contain milk/milk-derived ingredients?
No, however our Premium Butter Flavored Oil contains barley, soy, milk and egg components. Egg percentage is .01%
Does your bread contain any soy product?
No, however our Premium Butter Flavored Oil contains soy lecithin and hydrolyzed soy protein. The oil is highly refined, bleached and deodorized and is not an allergen
Does your bread contain any nuts?
No, our bread does not contain any nut products.
Our Premium Butter Flavored Oil does not contain nuts
Does your bread contain gluten?
Yes, our bread does contain gluten.
The Premium Butter Flavored Oil contains gluten
Does your bread contain either malt or barley?
The Penn Station bread does not have Barley or Malt added as separately scaled ingredients. However, technically, both are present, but only at a tenth of one percent to give the flour flow through the mill.
Does your teriyaki contain gluten?
Yes, the teriyaki sauce contains gluten.
Does your proprietary steak seasoning contain gluten?
The Penn Station Proprietary Seasoning is not comprised of any gluten cpntaining items. However there are other types of glutens utilized at our manufacturing plant that makes cross contamination, while unlikely, possible.
Does your chicken or tuna salad contain gluten?
No, our chicken and tuna salad are certified to be gluten free.
Does your peanut oil contain gluten?
No, the peanut oil we utilize for our fries does not contain gluten.
Does the oil used in the fries or the butter flavored oil contain any corn products?
Does the bread contain any corn products?
No. However the ascorbic acid used is sourced from corn and the ascorbic tablets contain corn startch.
Do you use peanut oil in any of your products?
Yes, our fresh cut fries are cooked in a peanut oil blend (which includes soy).
Does your peanut oil contain any trans fats?
No, the peanut oil blend we utilize for our fresh cut fries is trans fat free.
Is your peanut oil refined?
Yes, our peanut oil and soy bean oil blend is fully refined.
Is the oil used in the making of your fresh cut fries vegan?
The product is O U Parve which is a kosher certification. Typically these requirements are more strict requirements than a vegan diet. Our oil does not come in contact with any meat that's like beef tallow and is all vegetable plant-based.
Is your chicken hormone free?
Yes, we utilize a chicken tender that is hormone and pesticide free.
Is your chicken free of nitrates?
Yes, our chicken tenders are nitrate free. Sodium Nitrate is a preservative and primarily found in processed meats. Products with nitrates must say so on the label.
Is monosodium glutamate (MSG) used in any of your foods?
Yes, our special proprietary steak seasoning produced exclusively for Penn Station's® contains MSG.
Does your chicken or tuna salad contain any nut products?
No, our chicken and tuna salad do not contain any nuts in their ingredients.
Do you add any preservatives to your fresh squeezed lemonade?
No, our lemonade does not have any preservatives added.
Does your teriyaki contain any dairy or animal products?
No, our teriyaki is kosher. It does not contain dairy or animal products.
South Bend, Mishawaka, IN, and Elkhart
"I just want to let you know how satisfied I am with Penn Station. The service is always wonderful with extra friendly employees who follow up with you while you dine in to see if everything is just right. And the food is ALWAYS excellent. I will continue to dine at penn-station!! I love this place!"