Known for its cool treats and hot eats, there’s more to try at Dairy Queen than just the Blizzards (though they are pretty rad). From burgers to hot dogs and more, we’re ranking the best things to order at DQ, with the calories listed for each (ya know, because health is wealth, even when you're eating fast food).
Founded way back in 1940, Dairy Queen has more than 4,500 locations around the country. Chances are, there’s a Dairy Queen near you. From fan-favorite classic DQ menu options like the Honey BBQ Glazed Chicken Strip Basket and the zesty Pretzel Sticks, to lighter options like the Chicken BLT Salad and Turkey BLT, you’re sure to find something you love. Dairy Queen also has its own breakfast and lunch menus, so make sure you plan accordingly.
Vote up your favorite Dairy Queen menu items at, and vote down all the ones you’ve tried and didn’t like. And if your favorite DQ menu item is missing, add it to the list -- that way other readers can see how popular it is. And if you didn't know, Dairy Queen's secret menu also goes hard.
Chicken Strip Basket
940 cal. (4 pc.)0
3-Pc. Chicken Strip Lunch
1/3 lb. Double with Cheese Lunch0
Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso
Chili Cheese Dog
Honey BBQ Glazed Chicken Strip Basket
1/3 lb. Double with Cheese Burger
Crispy Chicken Sandwich
Deluxe Cheeseburger Lunch
540 cal. (1/4)/720 cal. combo0
Crispy Chicken Sandwich Lunch
Chicken Bacon BBQ Snack Melt
720 cal. (1/4), 900 cal. combo0
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Bacon Cheese GrillBurger
KC BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger Lunch
Crispy Chicken Salad Lunch
Buffalo Chicken Snack Melt
Chicken Bacon Ranch
500 cal./680 cal. combo