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Fast Food Connoisseurs Are Sharing The Best Menu Hacks, And I'm Suddenly Starving

"This sauce isn't listed on the menu, but I ask for five every time I go."

Say what you will about fast food, but it's absolutely delicious...especially if you know some tricks of the trade. So people in the subreddit r/fastfood are sharing their secret menu orders and hacks that might just change your life.

1. In-N-Out Burger: Grilled Cheese

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"I discovered In-N-Out makes a grilled cheese sandwich a few years ago before I went vegetarian, and now it's my go-to. I always order it animal style, of course." —u/MatticusVP

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2. KFC: Double Down with Mac 'n' Cheese

"It's a heart attack fit for the gods." —u/wolfflame21

3. Taco Bell: Cheesy Gordita Crunch with a Doritos Shell

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"Replace the hard shell with a Doritos shell. You've gotta try it at least once." —u/deleted

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4. In-N-Out Burger: 4x4

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5. Chick-fil-A: Chicken, Egg, and Cheese on a Biscuit

"It’s not on the menu, but they do have a button to ring it up. It is breakfast sandwich heaven." —u/milesbw

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6. Whataburger: Honey BBQ Chicken Sandwich

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"Get the honey barbecue chicken strip sandwich with honey butter sauce instead of barbecue sauce. It’s probably the best thing I’ve ever eaten." —u/NotQuiteVinyl

7. Five Guys: Turn Any Sandwich Into A Melt

"Ask for any sandwich as a melt. The person behind the griddle will flip the buns over so the contents of the sandwich are facing outside and everything gets super cheesy." —u/Crustice_is_Served

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8. Sonic: Extreme Tots

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"Chilli cheese tater tots with onion ranch and jalapeños. Try them now and thank me later." —u/The_Clintoris

9. Taco Bell: Grande Soft Taco

"It’s basically two soft tacos with all the fillings in one tortilla, and then there's nacho cheese spread between the two tortillas. If the location I'm at won't make it, I get two soft tacos and a cup of nacho cheese and assemble it myself." —u/Wthermans

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10. Dairy Queen: Off-Menu Blizzard

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"They have a dip, which comes in chocolate, butterscotch, and cherry, which DQ puts into ice cream cones and it hardens into a shell. Pro tip: ask to have it mixed into a Blizzard." —u/BlueDragon101

"You can also add the fudge and chocolate crumbles at the center of DQ cakes into your Blizzard." —u/nahzoo

11. Jamba Juice: The Pink Star

"Soy milk, vanilla frozen yogurt, orange sherbet and strawberries. It tastes just like a pink Starbust." —u/2kindsofpeople

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12. Wendy's: Spicy Barnyard Burger

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"It's a Spicy Asiago Chicken Ranch Club plus a burger patty." —u/DemonstrationX

13. Tim Hortons: Iced Capp With Whipped Cream Or Chocolate Milk

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"Order it with whipped cream blended through instead of milk. It tastes fluffy, if that makes sense." —u/greeeens

"Or an Iced Capp with chocolate milk. It used to be on the secret menu, and now it's on the main one. It's the greatest thing ever." —u/TravisHay

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14. McDonald's: Apple Pie A La Mode

"Apple pie, soft serve vanilla ice cream, caramel, and nuts, all served in a dish." —u/SexualPossum

15. Chick-fil-A: Honey Roasted BBQ Sauce on Anything

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"This sauce isn't listed on the menu, but I ask for five every time I go to Chick-fil-A and I cover my entire meal in the stuff. It's damn good on chicken and fries." —u/KensAscot

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16. Panera Bread: Baked Potato Soup

"Despite what the menu says, it's available every day. You just have to ask specifically for it." —u/yourgirlsamus

17. Arby's: The Meat Mountain

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"It's quite literally every single kind of meat they have (plus cheese) on a sandwich. It's 13 dollars for the sandwich alone, but it's amazing...and it's like a whole pound of meat." —u/RedditRobz

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18. Cook Out: Mixed Milkshake

"At Cookout you can mix any of the different milkshake flavors. My go-to milkshake combination is Oreo and mocha." —u/untoastedwaffles

19. McDonald's: The McGangBang

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"Employees aren't allowed to call it that anymore (and we're encouraged to say no when someone orders it as such), but if one were to order a McDouble and a McChicken patty and request that the chicken be placed between the two beef patties (lettuce and mayo optional), we are more than happy to oblige." —u/tropius5

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20. Starbucks: Butter Beer Frappuccino

"Ask for a Creme Frappuccino base (with whole milk). Add 3 pumps of caramel syrup, 3 pumps of toffee nut syrup, and top it with a caramel drizzle." —u/Uniclaire

21. In-N-Out Burger: Neapolitan Milk Shake

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"They somehow get all three flavors in there layered vertically. It's fantastic." —u/The_Real_Clive_Bixby

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22. Jack-In-The-Box: Bacon & Chocolate Milkshake

—u/gatopuss

23. Taco Bell: Fresco Style Tacos

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"Ask for your tacos fresco-style. They'll replace the cheese with a surprisingly tasty pico de gallo."— u/DenL4242

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24. Subway: Spicy Italian Sub With Pizza Sauce

"It's loaded with both pepperoni and salami so it's better than a regular pizza sub." —izabellad

25. Chipotle: Quesarito

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"It's a burrito wrapped in a cheese quesadilla." —u/DreamTeamThirteen

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26. McDonald's: Shamrock Shake With Oreos

"Ask nicely to mix in Oreos (meant for the McFlurries). It tastes like a Thin Mint." —u/Bcspragu

27. In-N-Out Burger: Road Kill Fries

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"In-N-Out won’t make roadkill fries anymore, but you can make them yourself: Oder an animal style fries well done and a separate meat patty to put on top." —u/uivigar

Do you have a favorite off-menu item or order hack from a popular fast food chain? Tell us in the comments below.

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