Top Ten Most Overrated Fast Food Restaurants

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The Top Ten

1 McDonald's McDonald's McDonald's is an American fast food company, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States. They rechristened their business as a hamburger stand. The first time a McDonald's franchise used the Golden Arches logo was in 1953 at ...read more.

Food is terrible and overrated. Most of the time the ice cream machine is not working. I found a vein in my chicken one time and my friend ordered a four piece chicken nugget and got two.

McDonald's is gross. I'd rather inhale myself than eat there! The fries are ok, unless they're cold. The meat is too thin and chunky, the lettuce is old and mushy. And once I found a dried chicken eye in my nugget! Never eating there again! 10/10 do not recommend.

Know that if you eat here for a week, you get extremely ill yet addicted. True story.

IDIOTS
mcdonalds is not overrated its underrated.
It gets way to much hate
about a 1/3 of the people I know hate mce dees

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2 Burger King Burger King Burger King (BK) is an American global chain of hamburger fast food restaurants. Headquartered in the unincorporated area of Miami-Dade County, Florida, the company was founded in 1953 as InstaBurger King, a Jacksonville, Florida-based restaurant chain. After Insta-Burger King ran into financial difficulties ...read more.

The Megadeth of fast food restaurants. - Alkadikce

I think they sell really good burgers and fries though their chicken fries are okay, not that good.

They sucks so bad. - Ilyas678

3 Domino's Pizza Domino's Pizza Domino’s Pizza, Inc. is an American pizza restaurant chain founded in 1960. The corporation is headquartered at the Domino's Farms Office Park in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In February 2018, the chain became the largest pizza seller worldwide and in the United States based upon global retail sales.

Not bad but a bit overrated, I much rather would go to a local buisness or order pizza hut - Alapisboy

This one tastes like cardboard but that's one great pizza.

I think it's really good. Once I ordered there, it tasted BETTER than Ice Cream. Literally.

This tastes great in my opinion

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4 In-N-Out Burger In-N-Out Burger In-N-Out Burger is an American regional chain of fast food restaurants with locations primarily in the American Southwest and Pacific coast. It was founded in Baldwin Park, California in 1948 by Harry Snyder and Esther Snyder. The chain is currently headquartered in Irvine, California and has slowly ...read more.

Burgers were mediocre and fries were garbage

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What makes this burger joint overhyped is it's scarcity. That contributes to people thinking that it's the best fast food burger. Mob mentality...Granted it is good but the love it gets for putting thousand island dressing on their food is unfounded. In and out can afford to branch out to other regions and still retain it's a quality but that would change its marketing scheme.

I really question why people like it more then five guys the burgers look lame what do they do put drugs in their burgers so people keep coming back. - Ilyas678

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5 Pizza Hut Pizza Hut Pizza Hut is an American restaurant chain and international franchise which was founded in 1958 by Dan and Frank Carney.

Sometimes, this place’s food is AWFUL! My grandfather said his pizza was once has hard as a ROCK!

6 El Pollo Loco

I think it means the crazy chicken...

Sounds like a coco restaurant

I've never even heard of this place, why is it on here...

Never heard of it either...

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7 Subway Subway Subway is a privately held American fast food restaurant franchise that primarily purveys submarine sandwiches (subs) and salads. Subway is one of the fastest-growing franchises in the worldand, as of June 2017, has approximately 45,000 stores located in more than 100 countries. More than half of the ...read more.

The meat over there is disgusting and stale, most subs there don't really look appetising

Acidently voted - Trollsfan536

Sub is not what the picture looks like - it is not loaded with what you see in those pictures, it is like two slices of bread jammed over chips of meat and onions.

I just go 4 the Doritos - Ihateschool

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8 Taco Bell

How do you tell someone is an idiot? If they brag about how taco bell is the bomb yo...

Their is no such thing as taste buds with plastic surgery - Trollsfan536

Wah? I love Taco Bell! You people's taste buds need plastic surgery. Sheesh

NEVER EVER EAT AT TACO BELL ITS AWFUL. - RevolNiartRuasonid

9 Chipotle Mexican Grill

Shut up Trump supporters

Waaay overpriced

I hate this place, go back to mexico with your damn grill...

Gross but the onlyl fast food place that is organic - Ihateschool

10 Pollo Tropical

Never heard of this place...

The Newcomers

? Potbelly Sandwich Shop

The Contenders

11 Dunkin Donuts

Their coffees are so overrated. - Trollsfan536

Only good fast food place the rest are too fatening and gross - Ihateschool

I like it - USGC

12 Sbarro

Cardboard pizza

How is Sbarro overrated? Let's be honest. No one likes Sbarro. It's obviously a poor man's New York-style pizza. The crust is lukewarm and undercooked, the cheese is flavorless, the meat is over-processed, and the tomato sauce is the driest and nastiest I have ever tasted. Also, it's way overpriced.

I know it's a horrible place with horrible food but how can it be overrated if no one ever goes there?

I like their pizza. The salads are okay too. - Pegasister12

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13 Chick-fil-A

Way better than McDonalds, but it really is overrated.

Very average, but people eat it religiously. I don't get it, there are much better chicken options

It's not bad but there are many other better options if you want good fried chicken.

I eat here occasionally and it's good don't get me wrong just overrated. - Randomator

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14 Church's Chicken
15 Five Guys Five Guys Five Guys Enterprises LLC (doing business as Five Guys Burgers and Fries) is an American fast casual restaurant chain focused on hamburgers, hot dogs, and French fries, and headquartered in Lorton, Virginia, an unincorporated part of Fairfax County. The first Five Guys restaurant opened in 1986 in Arlington ...read more.

This deserves to be overrated - Granton8ter05

At least that's nothing compared to how overrated McDonald's is, but overall, though I do like this, it is unfortunately overrated.

I hate to say it but it isn't overrated. - USGC

Great, but unfortunately overrated.

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16 Habit Burger

Highly underrated. I love it though - SoloPotato

17 KFC

Everyone will hate me for this... I'm gonna say it...



McDonald's has better chicken than KFC.

sorry...no

KFC is love, KFC is life. - AGK

18 Wendy's Wendy's Wendy's is an American international fast food restaurant chain founded by Dave Thomas on November 15, 1969, in Columbus, Ohio. The company moved its headquarters to Dublin, Ohio, on January 29, 2006. As of 2016, Wendy's was the world's third largest hamburger fast food chain with 6,500+ locations, ...read more.

I don’t care what you say. Their food isn’t even that good.

19 Whataburger
20 Krispy Kreme Krispy Kreme

Back at it again at Krispy Kreme - Lyricoh

21 Sonic

What if in 2016 there becomes a store called Mario - NESSquid

Sonic should not be on this list! It is a really great fast food place!

Umm sonic's food is the worst I have had a lot of food there and it was pretty nasty I think that there drinks are the best though

Microwaved frozen crap...

22 White Castle

It makes u need 2 pee yes everything on the menu fills up your bladder - Ihateschool

Gross crap,...people must be smoking pot to like this dumb garbage...

23 Quiznos Quiznos QIP Holder, LLC, doing business as Quiznos, is a franchised fast-food restaurant brand based in Denver, Colorado that specializes in offering toasted submarine sandwiches.

I'm not sure what I hate more, their super lame toasted sandwiches or that damn commercial they used to play...

When I was at Louisville International Airport we went there and had subs!

They gave us the sponge monkeys. Enough said!

24 Panda Express Panda Express
25 Popeye's Chicken

How is this overrated? - MrCoolC

The chicken was mediocre, the shrimp gave my mom a stomachache and it looked as small as a cockroach! - Trollsfan536

I had a friend take me to this place claiming it was the "greatest", well it makes KFC look like fine dining. The chicken was dry, over cooked and literally had no flavor but stale! Reminded me of those budget fried chicken t.v. dinners. And seriously who wants lousy beans and rice at a fast food restaurant? KFC kicks Popeye's butt.

Popeyes taste great. KFC is nasty. - USGC

26 Zaxby's

Never heard of them...

27 Mom's Cafe

How is this overrated? I've never even heard of it ever

28 A&W
29 Applebee's

This is a list about fast food places so remove it please - DrayTopTens

30 Shake Shack
31 Raising Cane's
32 Texas Roadhouse

This is a list about fast food places so remove it please - DrayTopTens

33 Hardee's

Whats hardee's?

34 Papa John's

The local one put everything on top of the pizza backwards,...literally, I hated it, nothing was right...

35 Zippy’s

I’m from the one state where everyone I know supports them, and most of their normal food choices are mediocre. Their desserts are ok but you have to eat it cold. The noodles look all soggy and their chicken was a bit raw on my first try of it.

36 Jollibee
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