Fast Food Underdogs and Secret Menu Items: What You Should Be Ordering

  • Chipotle steak quesarito (photo:
  • Domino's Lava Cakes (photo: Domino's)
  • Taco Bell enchirito (photo:
  • McDonald's Cinnamon Melts (photo: McDonald's)
  • KFC Famous Bowl (photo: flickr/Aranami)
  • Arby's Jamocha (photo:
  • Dairy Queen Banana Split Blizzard (photo: Dairy Queen)
  • Long John Silver fried crumbs (photo:
  • Starbucks Zebra Mocha (photo: Starbucks)

Even if you’re usually a fast-food agnostic, there’s something kind of awesome about the fact that even within multinational chains, there’s room for a little fun with the menu. Business Insider encourages chain aficionados to try underrated and/or secret menu items, which they discovered while conducting extensive interviews with various fast-food employees.

Herewith, in alphabetical order, some of the overlooked, but highly recommended, menu items at your preferred fast-food restaurant:

  • Arby’s: Jamocha shake
  • Burger King: Veggie burger; hot ham and cheese sandwich (regional); jalapeño-BBQ sauce
  • Chick-fil-A: Sausage biscuit; tortilla soup
  • Chipotle: Quesarito
  • Dairy Queen: Banana split blizzard; crispy chicken sandwich with cheddar cheese and ranch sauce
  • Domino’s: Lava cake
  • Five Guys: Grilled Cheese sandwich
  • Jack-in-the-Box: Chicken teriyaki bowl; mini churros
  • Johnny Rockets: Big Apple shake
  • KFC: Famous bowl with mac’n’cheese instead of corn
  • Little Caesar: Italian cheese bread
  • Long John Silver’s: Fried crumbs; jalapeño bites
  • McDonald’s: Cinnamon melt; cookie tote (13 cookies for $4); Neapolitan shake
  • Papa John’s: Cinnapie; bacon cheese sticks
  • Popeye’s: Hand-held apple pie
  • Starbucks: Zebra mocha Frappuccino
  • SubwayChicken Pizzaiola sub; tuna sub with bacon
  • Taco Bell: Enchirito; caramel apple empanada; Cheesy Gordita Crunch; grilled steak Fresco soft taco
  • Wendy’s: A strawberry-chocolate milkshake made of equal parts Frosty and strawberry Fruitopia; hot chili seasoning on French fries
  • White Castle: Chicken, bacon, and ranch sandwich 

[via Business Insider]

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