Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions, on a sesame seed bun! While you might know this jingle like it's your favorite song on iTunes, can you pick out the sandwich it's made for? In the fast food world, each chain has their own menu specialties. Can you name them all from their image?
In 1921, the fast food world began in the United States. The first restaurant would open as a White Castle and tons of others would follow in its wake. McDonald's would open its doors for the first time in 1940. KFC would follow in 1952. The list would grow to include Mexican style meals at Taco Bell and "fresher" alternatives at Subway. While you've probably been to all of these chains at one point in your life, how well can you recognize their menu items?
You might've been singing about "two all beef patties," but could you recognize McDonald's Big Mac? Could you tell the difference between that and Burger King's Whopper? Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle probably has you knowing what their slider looks like, but can you pick out the look of Chick-Fil-A's popular waffle fries?
Are you feeling a little hungry? We are! With all your favorite fast food chains, can you identify their best menu items to the image?
The Mc Donald's Big Mac was first introduced in the United States in 1967. It is a hamburger that contains two beef patties, a special secret sauce, American cheese, lettuce, onions, and pickles, all of which are sandwiched between two sesame seed bun. The Big Mac is sold by fast food giant, McDonald's, and is the company's signature product.
Burger King is a fast food chain of restaurants that was founded in Florida in 1953. It is the fifth largest fast food chain in the world. It specializes in burgers, as the name suggests, with the Whopper being one of its signature burgers. The Whopper consists of a grilled beef burger, tomatoes, pickles, ketchup, mayonnaise, lettuce and onions sandwiched between two sesame seed buns.
Chick-fil-A's Waffle Fries were first introduced in 1985. The waffle-shaped potato fries are prepared with the potato skin and are low in sodium. Since its introduction to the fast food market over 30 years ago, the waffle fries' recipe has remained the same, using a family-owned business for the supply of potatoes.
The Dairy Queen Oreo Blizzard was added to the Dairy Queen menu in 1985 and has since remained a staple. Dairy Queen, or DQ for short, is a chain of fast food restaurants that sell soft-serve ice-cream and many other items. The DQ Blizzard is one of the more popular items on the menu, and the Oreo-flavored Blizzard is a crowd favorite.
The first Long John Silver was established in August 1969 in Kentucky, USA. The fast-food restaurant specializes in seafood and sells a variety of items, including fries, sandwiches, and coleslaw. One of the more popular items on the menu is the Hush Puppies, which is a cornmeal based batter that is deep-fried and usually takes the shape of a ball. The bite-size hush puppies are served as a side dish.
Churches Chicken is a chain of fast food restaurants that were founded in April 1952 by George W. Church Sr. in the USA. The fast-food chain is one of the top three fast food chicken franchises. Aside from the main fried chicken, the company also sells a number of sides, one being the Honey Biscuit. This baked, fluffy and buttery biscuit is drizzled with honey, giving it both a sweet and savory taste.
This fast food chain started serving breakfast food items in 1972. The company boasts an extensive breakfast menu; one of the items on the breakfast menu is the bacon, egg and cheese biscuit. It consists of a buttermilk biscuit with slices of smoked bacon, egg, and melted American cheese.
Wendy's is a chain of fast food restaurants that were introduced in the USA in 1969. The Baconator was introduced to their extensive menu in April 2007. This burger is made up of two slices of American cheese, two beef patties, ketchup, mayonnaise and six pieces of bacon sandwiched between two buns.
In-N-Out Burger was founded in 1948 by Harry Snyder and his wife, Esther. It is a chain of fast food restaurants in the USA. They don't have an extensive menu, offering only hamburgers, fries, and drinks. One of the popular items on the menu is the animal style fries which is an order of fries topped with a thousand-island dressing, lots of melted cheese and grilled onions.
Dunkin Donuts was founded in 1950 in the USA. One of the items on their menu is the Munchkins, bite-size doughnut treats that come in an assortment of delicious flavors. The minimum quantity you can purchase of these round snacks is four.
Hardees is a chain of fast food restaurants that was founded in 1960 by Wilbur Hardee. Their signature made-from-scratch biscuits are one of the items from their breakfast menu. The smoked sausage biscuit is made of a Hillshire Farm sausage that is cut in two and is sandwiched between a biscuit. This biscuit can be customized with other breakfast favorites like eggs, cheese, and bacon.
Subway is a fast food franchise that was found in 1965; the fast food chain sells mainly subs, or submarine sandwiches, which usually comes in two sizes. One of the signature subs is the Italian BMT; it is made up of Black Forest Ham, Genoa Salami, and Pepperoni along with your choice of sauces and fresh vegetables.
Culver is a fast food franchise that was founded in Wisconsin by Craig and Lea Culver in 1984. The company sells a variety of specialty food items, and the Culver's Wisconsin Cheese Curds is one of the popular sides on their menu. The cheese curds are bite-sized pieces of white or yellow Wisconsin cheese, which is breaded and deep-fried, giving it a buttery taste.
Taco Bell was founded in the USA in 1962 and is a chain of fast food restaurants that specializes in Tex-Mex cuisine. This soft taco is made with a soft flour tortilla instead of the usual hard corn taco shell, and the usual retail price is approximately $1.29.
Steak 'n Shake was founded in 1934 by Gus Belt in the USA. The Steak 'n Shake franchise is famous for their steak burgers but also sells a variety of fast food items. One of their specialty items is the Steak 'n Shake Frisco Melt which is a steak burger that is served with Swiss and American cheese, a sweet and tangy Frisco sauce on grilled sourdough.
Popeye's is a fast food chain which was founded by Al Copeland in Louisiana. The company was formerly called Popeye's Chicken and Biscuits and is still well-known for its chicken and biscuits. The signature biscuit is flaky and fluffy and made with buttermilk.
Five Guys was founded by Jerry and Janie Murrell in 1986 in Virginia USA; the company specializes in burgers and fries, with a few other items added to the menu. The Five Guys French Fries are hand cut and then deep-fried in peanut oil. They are served with their skin and are typically larger than regular fries.
McDonald's has a variety of items on its dessert menu. Cookies, pies, ice-cream, and shakes are among them. The McDonald's Apple Pie was first introduced to the menu in 1968. The original apple pie, which was fried, was switched to a baked pie in 1992, giving consumers a healthier option. These mini pies have a sweet apple filling with cinnamon and are baked in a flaky pastry.
Sonic Drive-In was founded in 1953 under the name Top Hat Drive-In; the name was later changed to what we know it as today. Sonic serves a variety of food items. One of their signature side dishes is the Tater Tots. Tater Tots are bite-sized pieces of grated potato that are deep-fried and served with a cheese or chili topping.
The Jalapeno and Cheese Whataburger is a popular item because of its size and price. The burger consists of a beef pattie, American cheese, jalapeno peppers, tomatoes and lettuce sandwiched between two buns.
In-N-Out is a fast food chain of restaurants in the United States, founded in California in 1948. Although their menu isn't extensive, they do have some signature items that are very popular. The In-N-Out Double-Double burger consists of two beef patties, two slices of American cheese, freshly sliced or caramelized onions, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles and a signature sauce.
Popeye's is the second largest fast food chain of chicken restaurants. It was established in 1972. The chicken tenders are strips of chicken breast meat that are seasoned, breaded then deep-fried. The tenders are available three different ways: mild, spicy or blackened. They are also served with a variety of different dipping sauces, including Ranch and Sweet Heat, among many others.
The Chipotle Soft Taco is a taco that is made with a soft flour tortilla shell. This DIY, or build your own taco, allows you to choose the type of meat you want in your taco. Customers also have a choice of different types of beans, sauces and other ingredients to make their perfect taco.
Jack in the Box was founded in 1951 by Robert O. Peterson in California, USA. One of the popular items on the menu is the Jack in the Box Chicken Sandwich which consists of a breaded chicken pattie with mayonnaise, lettuce and sandwiched between two buns.
Arbys was founded in 1964 by Leroy and Forrest Raffel in Ohio, USA. It's a chain of fast food restaurants that specializes in sandwiches. Arby's serves a variety of options, including fish, chicken, beef, turkey, and pork. The popular Arby's Roast Beef Sandwich is served with very thinly sliced roast beef on a sesame bun and with a special Arby's sauce.
This hamburger has two patties separated by melted American cheese and topped with ketchup, mustard, pickles, onion all sandwiched between two buns. The Double Stack is priced at $2.99, which makes it an extremely popular item, value wise. These tasty patties contain 360 calories and were introduced on May 19, 2010.
Three melted kinds of cheese blended with creamy jalapeno sauce and shredded chicken wrapped in a flour tortilla for $3.49. This quesadilla can be ordered either grilled or crispy.
Made with chicken breast fillet, the chicken is double hand breaded and sits on a bed of lettuce and mayonnaise, all sandwiched between two toasted sesame seed buns. This spicy chicken sandwich has 480 calories and is a treat enjoyed worldwide.
These soft pretzels are made with twisted dough baked until golden brown and covered with a variety of toppings, including original (salt), cinnamon sugar, sweet almond, sour cream and onion, roasted garlic and Parmesan, pepperoni, jalapeno, and raisins.
With a total of 510 calories, this spicy chicken sandwich packs a punch. The chicken pattie sits on a soft bun, topped with lettuce, tomatoes and mayo and a top bun.
This cold drink is filled with A&W Root Beer and topped with creamy vanilla soft serve ice-cream, enjoyed with a straw. A&W restaurants offer this frosty drink for $1.99 regular size and $2.19 for a large drink; a small float contains 330 calories.
Made with 100 percent chicken breast meat McDonald's McNuggets are crispy coated delicious bites. These bites are a favorite on the McDonald's menu, and four pieces of McNuggets have 193 calories.
This burger comes in either a single or double; it is a cheeseburger topped with tomato, lettuce, and ShackSauce. Shakeshack ensures that 100 percent all-natural Angus beef is cooked to medium unless otherwise requested and seats on a non-GMO Martin's Potato Roll. This burger has 490 calories and is priced at $9.59 for a double.
This 500-calorie treat is priced at $3.19 and can be customized to your liking for an additional fee. This item used to be a part of Taco Bell's secret menu but due to its popularity, has forged its way onto the permanent menu. This treat is a hard-shelled beef taco layered with melted cheese between a Gordita shell. Inside the taco is topped with cheese sauce, lettuce, and shredded cheese.
Arby's uses its signature marinated roast beef, thinly sliced and sandwiched between an onion roll topped with cheddar cheese sauce and red ranch to make their Beef n' Cheddar. This sandwich contains 450 calories and is priced at $3.99. Arby's Beef n' Cheddar is a classic on the menu.
These tasty nuggets are 230 calories and made with all white meat; they can be enjoyed by themselves or paired with one of Wendy's dipping sauces. This treat is reasonably priced and has a crispy coating that surrounds a juicy piece of meat waiting to be dipped in barbecue, honey mustard, buttermilk ranch or sweet and sour sauce.
The McFlurry is a decadent creamy vanilla soft serve treat available at McDonald's. There are different toppings to choose from, which include Smarties, Oreo, and Rolo. The price of a McFlurry is $2, and the treat contains 803 calories. This dessert option was introduced in 1995 first appearing in Canada.
Popeye's Chicken is done Cajun style; it is marinated for 12 hours, hand-breaded and hand battered and fried to perfection. The options include spicy or mild, and the chicken can be ordered by itself or in a combo with mashed potatoes, coleslaw, Cajun rice or a honey biscuit. Popeye's chicken offers a piece of Louisiana in every bite of chicken.
This burger consists of a beef pattie, hand-leafed lettuce, tomato, and mustard with the option to add pickles and grilled onions. This food item is part of In-N-Out's secret menu. This item can be ordered by ordering your burger size and asking for it to be made animal style.
Made with white meat, the chicken fries offered by Burger King are lightly coated with a savory breading that is filled with spices and herbs. This delectable treat is shaped like fries and pairs well with the many dipping sauces that Burger King offers.
Culver's starts this delicious burger with 100 percent Midwest-raised beef that is seared to perfection on a grill and topped with aged Wisconsin cheddar cheese and smoky bacon. This Cheddar Butterburger with bacon is available in single, double or triple and a single has 510 calories.
These hand formed patties are grilled to order before being placed on a soft sesame seed bun and topped with two slices of Kraft American cheese and two crispy strips of bacon.
This tasty snack consists of crispy little potato pieces smothered in warm chili and cheese. This treat is available in mini, small, medium or large and prices range from $1.29-$3.49; it is served hot and enjoyed with a fork.
This frosty beverage comes in either vanilla or chocolate flavor and is available in junior, small, medium or large sizes. Wendy's Frosty is a cool real milk dairy dessert, and it is the restaurant's signature frozen dessert.
Hardee's offers a 1/3 pound charbroiled 100 percent black Angus Beef patty nestled on top of a freshly baked bun topped with American cheese, tomato, lettuce, red onion, mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard and a dill pickle.
These famous potato curly fries from Arby's are perfectly seasoned, and their fun shape makes them a joy to eat. One kid's serving of curly fries has 250 calories and is available in snack, small, medium and large sizes.
This $1.99 taco is made with seasoned beef, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese and reduced fat sour cream tucked inside a fiery Doritos taco shell. Patrons can customize their taco by adding a host of different items, including Pico de Gallo, red sauce, guacamole, nacho cheese, beans, seasoned rice, steak and even shredded chicken.
McDonald's french fries are deep-fried potato fries seasoned with salt; these world-famous crispy fries are a favorite of patrons. McDonald's uses the Russet Burbank and the Shepody spuds to create their wonderfully delicious fries.
This sandwich offered by Chick-fil-A is a boneless chicken breast seasoned, hand-breaded, pressure cooked and served toasted. This seasoned piece of meat is then placed on a toasted buttered bun with dill pickle chips.