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Dog gone: Costco nixes popular food court item in favor of healthier choices

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Costco is getting rid of one of it's most popular food court items: the Polish dog. The change is to make way for some healthier options on the menu, including a new acai bowls,

Fear not though, hot dog fans. The company says the $1.50 hot dog and soda combo isn't going anywhere.

So what is an acai bowl? The $4.99 vegetarian-friendly option is about 330 calories and features frozen acai berries and comes with fresh strawberries, blueberries and dried bananas, plus granola with almonds. It looks like a soft serve sundae.

There's been some backlash on the store's Facebook page about the change though.

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