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Olympians Reveal What the Food Is Like in Olympic Village

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The Olympic Games usually bring to mind athletic physiques, healthy bodies, and strict nutritional guidelines for peak performance. But the amount of food the Olympic Village dining halls provide for their visiting athletes is absolutely mind-blowing. It's become the food court many of us can only construe in our dreams, offering every type of cuisine you can imagine, from junk food (Big Macs, churros, doughnuts), to Asian, Indian, Mexican, and Italian cuisines, to even regional delicacies from the hosting city (Lillehammer, Norway served reindeer). RELATED:  The Costco Food Court Has a New Treat but You Can Only Get It Here As soon as the Tokyo Olympics got underway, we immediately started hearing (and seeing) athletes rave about the expansive selection of quality food. Here's a quick breakdown: Two dining halls offer over 700 menu items for the 18,000 competitors around the clock. It's estimated that 48,000 meals are served daily. Japanese staples such as ramen and