Fast Food Reviews

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As advertised on the Carl's Jr. website, the California Classic seems to be an unapologetic knock-off of the famous In-n-Out Double Double. Consider the assembly: two beef patties, two slices of American ...
Here's a showdown of two big fast food chicken sandwiches from Carl's Jr: The Big Chicken Fillet Sandwich and the Chicken Club Sandwich. Right off the bat, you can tell that the Big Chicken Fillet ...
Created on 23 June 2016
Promotional image © Del Taco Del Taco is rolling out a new taco that is touted as "a bigger, fresher and better-tasting crunchy beef taco, worthy of the brand’s name." The taco will sell for $1.39 ...
Created on 17 June 2016
Alpharetta, GA
Jack in the Box has rolled out Panko Onion Rings "at participating restaurants." They look a lot like the website picture (below). They're light and flaky, with a good crisp outside and a decent slice ...
Created on 19 April 2016
I finally got to try KFC's Nashville Hot Chicken and now it seems that it's leaving KFC. They were serious when they said "for a limited time." But some stores may still be selling it and the KFC website ...
Well, don't those look pretty? Who wouldn't want some crispy fries drenched in melted cheese and bacon sprinkles? That's what I thought, so I ordered some as an upgrade to my combo just to give them ...
The Whataburger Whatachick'n' Strips fast food combo packs three chicken strips, fries, Texas toast, and a drink. They are similar in size and shape to the Arby's Prime-Cut Tenders which we reviewed. ...
I like Zaxby's style. They are a fast food chicken restaurant chain that is sort of caught between fast food and fast casual. Their meals are platters, not simply combos. And as platters go, the portion ...
Created on 20 March 2016
Here are some pics from a recent trip to Cologne, Germany:
Arby's has chicken tenders. Just in case you didn't know or have been living under a rock, Arby's has been making a big push of late to make sure people know that they are the place to go for all kinds ...
Created on 28 February 2016
Fast food restaurants have started a new trend, bundling smaller "value" items into a combo meal at a bargain price, usually in the $4 to $5 range. We reviewed one of the early trendsetters last summer ...
Created on 21 February 2016
2016 is well underway and thanks to an improved economy fast food chains are poised to have a strong year. To compete for those consumer dollars, we suggest watching for the following fast food trends ...
Created on 17 February 2016
Rolling out today are Burger King's new Grilled Dogs. Two all-beef hot dog variants are offered. The Classic comes with ketchup, mustard, relish, and onions. The Chili Cheese comes with, well, chili ...
Created on 15 February 2016
For this year's Super Bowl, Jack in the Box rolled out a Million Burger Giveaway that ran from 2/7 through 2/15, or one million burgers (whichever comes first.) I picked up my burger on Sunday 2/14 ...
Del Taco is first out of the gate with ads for seafood items to coincide with the start of the Catholic season of Lent, which begins Wednesday, February 10. Their new Beer Battered Shrimp is listed ...
We're wrapping up our review of a year's worth of Carl's Jr. and Arby's coupons with a look at a couple other popular items at Arby's: the Beef 'n Cheddar and the French Dip & Swiss. These two popular ...
Arby's might be the single biggest generator of fast food mailer coupons, at least in my neighborhood. Every time I turn around there's another. What's more, the Arby's staff is kind enough to not even ...
Continuing the grand experiment to look at a single fast food menu item coupon price over the course of an entire year, we have another one from Carl's Jr. This time we'll look at their core sandwich, ...
At the beginning of 2015 I thought it might be an interesting experiment to collect a year's worth of those fast food coupons that appear regularly in the mail. In my neighborhood, the two most frequent ...
The number five combo at Wienerschnitzel is a winner for those of you who are fans of the classic chili at this, the world's largest hot dog chain. The standard combo comes with a chili cheeseburger, ...
The Carl's Jr. Western Bacon Cheeseburger (or as I call it, the WBC) is a staple for me. Super straightforward in its design, the sandwich is always satisfying and strikes the perfect balance in the ...
Created on 24 November 2015
The Arby's Chicken Bacon Swiss sandwich is a fast food item that's been on the menu for decades. I can remember eating this sandwich back in the '90's and enjoying the fact that they make honey mustard ...
Del Taco always offers some special perks if you purchase their gift cards. This season's crop of fast food freebies is noteworthy in that they have a Cyber Monday deal that doubles their standard offer: ...
I love the Grilled Chicken Taco at Del Taco. Formerly called the Chicken Soft Taco, that little gem is a delight largely due to its "savory secret sauce." This week, I thought I'd compare it side-by-side ...
I'll officially call it. 2015 is the year fast food menu item names have become the longest ever. There is a definite trend in the industry toward descriptive names. Case in point, one of the newest ...
There's a rumor spreading across the interwebs about Burger King's latest sandwich. What rumor? We'll get to that in a minute. But first, what is a "Halloween Whopper"? Burger King is getting into the ...
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers offers a pretty good selection of hand-smashed patty burgers, hot dogs, and the previously-reviewed Chicken Tenders. The Freddy's Original Double is their ...
Last year, I reviewed the 1/3 pound Angus Burger at McDonald's in Montreal. Going back recently I found they are now advertising Le Grand Angus, which is advertised in English on the mcdonalds.ca web ...
After lots of rumors and teasing by McDonald's, the fast food chain has finally announced that October 6 will be the day when breakfast starts being offered all day. McDonald's said they had to wait ...
Culver's is known primarily for two things: Frozen custard and ButterBurgers. Like Kansas-based Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers, Wisconsin-born Culver's has a generous and tasty menu to represent ...
At first I thought this was a joke. And maybe it's nothing more than a clever way to grab the spotlight. Nevertheless, Burger King appears to be proposing that they team up with McDonald's to offer a special ...
Created on 23 August 2015
I know it's late getting this posted, but I've been meaning to share a clever fast food promotion at McDonald's for the movie tie-in with Minions. Look at the menu board above. Note, the minion characters ...
The new Bacon Club Chalupa Big Box at Taco Bell is quite possibly the single best value bang-for-your-buck meal you can order at a fast food restaurant this year. The box comes packed with three menu ...
"More bread than chicken salad" is how a Fast Food Source staffer described the Arby's Pecan Chicken Salad sandwich after unwrapping. As you can see above, she wasn't kidding. Arriving on the same ...
Advertised on the Buck & Under menu at Del Taco, the Chili Cheese Nachos accompanies the Salsa Verde Nachos as two new side items meant to punch up an old standby. Do they measure up, well see from ...
The new Arby's Brown Sugar Bacon line of fast food club sandwiches are sweet, literally. The bacon is seriously seasoned with sugar. While you may think this doesn't sound appetizing, bacon and sweets ...
There are two sides to the Del Taco menu. There is the budget side, where Buck & Under favorites and other relatively inexpensive fare reign supreme. Always thinking about value, this is where I ...
Regular readers of FastFoodSource know that I occasionally receive promotional stuff from restaurants when they are announcing a new product. Nobody else is better at this than the PR folks at Del Taco, ...
On a recent trip to Orlando I stopped by local fast food chain Pollo Tropical and gave a test drive to a new menu item, the Tangy Pineapple Chicken Wrap. Inexpensively proced at $5.69 for a combo ...
Pollo Tropical is a small regional fast food restaurant that began in 1988 with its first location in Miami. The fast food chain now has stores in Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, and a handful of international ...
I don't make it to Cosi much. But on a recent trip to Chicago, I stopped in to give the Buffalo Bleu a try. I am a big fan of buffalo chicken flavored sandwiches and wraps. The Cosi Buffalo Bleu is ...
Created on 28 May 2015
Orlando, FL  
The Buttery Jack burgers at Jack In The Box come in two flavors, the Classic and the Bacon & Swiss. Both fast food burgers come with melted herb garlic butter on the patty and a "toasty gourmet ...
Long time readers of Fast Food Source might recall a review we did in March 2014 of a new premium burger category chain called BurgerFi. This Florida-based chain has been slowly expanding, including opening ...
Last week we told you about the two new fast food chicken offerings on Del Taco's Buck & Under menu. This week, we gave them both a try.  First up, the Chicken Roller. This compact burrito was ...
Del Taco is adding two new fast food chicken offerings to their popular Buck & Under menu. The Salsa Fresca Chicken Taco contains grilled chicken and "handmade" pico de gallo inside two corn tortillas. ...
I don't know why I let McDonald's trick me into trying their chicken sandwiches. They are always a disappointment to me (see here and here.) Take the new Artisan Grilled Chicken sandwich as the latest ...
Created on 19 April 2015
Just look at the number of little signs in this Del Taco fast food drive-thru. Four signs are visible but there were actually five, covering everything from new carnitas to very old, sun-faded promos ...
Back in 2013 we reviewed the fried chicken version of the McDonald's Premium Chicken and Bacon McWrap fast food "sandwich." Back then, we were quite pleased with the taste and generous portions offered. ...

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Jack in the Box menu (8/22/16)

Original Tommy's menu (8/12/16)

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Arby's menu (2/16/16)

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers menu (11/21/14)

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KFC menu (8/19/14)

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Krystal menu (1/9/14)

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