Fast Food The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains  

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Get in the car - easy meals coming up! This is a comprehensive list of the best drive-thru restaurant chains, including Chick-fil-A, Taco Bell, and Wendy's. Are you looking for a new favorite restaurant with drive-through windows? Look no further than our list of favorite restaurant chains that let you just zip on by without getting out of your vehicle. This list of drive-thru restaurants is listed in order from most popular to least, and can be changed depending on which ones the voters prefer the most—even more than McDonald's or Burger King. So pick your favorite chain restaurants in order depending on which ones you most like to visit for drive-through, or copy the list to make your very own list of drive-thru chain restaurants.

Did you forget the name of that delicious chain restaurant that you stopped at on your last vacation? Chances are good that you will find it listed here and can then search for the nearest location to enjoy another visit with delicious drive-thru food. With over 40 restaurants with drive-through chains listed here, most of your favorites will already be on the list. Even if a particular favorite chain restaurant is not in your area, a short drive to the nearest big city may bring you the eating pleasure you were longing for.

Get a pen and paper, browse through the list, and then search for the location closest to you. It’s time for a road trip to experience all your favorite drive-thru restaurants in one trip!

list ordered by

1
910 378
Chick-fil-A is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Chick-fil-A Restaurant

2
678 388
Wendy's is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Wendy's Restaurant, Fast food

3
576 341
In-N-Out Burger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
In-N-Out Burger Restaurant

4
625 348
Taco Bell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Taco Bell Restaurant, Fast food

5
485 383
Dairy Queen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Dairy Queen Restaurant, Fast food

6
538 336
Sonic Drive-In is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Sonic Drive-In Restaurant

7
440 424
Burger King is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Burger King Restaurant

8
499 345
Arby's is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Arby's Restaurant, Fast food

9
379 330
KFC is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
KFC Restaurant, Fast food

10
428 374
Starbucks is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Starbucks Coffee and Tea Manufacturing, Coffeehouse, Limited-Service Restaurants

11
363 303
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Restaurant, Fast food

12
307 254
Subway is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Subway Restaurant, Fast food

13
308 312
Dunkin' Donuts is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Dunkin' Donuts Restaurant, Bakery, Food and Beverage

14
290 270
Whataburger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Whataburger Restaurant, Food Manufacturing

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15
304 271
Steak 'n Shake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Steak 'n Shake Restaurant, Food Manufacturing

16
193 159
Mcdonald's is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
alex-crowe added Mcdonald's

17
249 294
A&W Restaurants is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
A&W Restaurants Restaurant, Fast food

18
228 297
Jack in the Box is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Jack in the Box Restaurant

19
223 273
Checkers and Rally's is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Checkers and Rally's Restaurant, Fast food

20
232 288
Carl's Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Carl's Jr. Restaurant, Fast food

21
235 297
White Castle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
White Castle Restaurant, Food Manufacturing, Fast food

The Best Performance Electronics Brands

22
233 267
Hardee's is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Hardee's Restaurant, Fast food

23
176 225
Jimmy John's is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
ChloeFletcher added Jimmy John's Restaurant

24
195 301
Long John Silver's is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Long John Silver's Restaurant, Fast food

25
155 294
Quiznos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Quiznos Restaurant, Fast food restaurant

26
100 143
Baskin-Robbins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
KimberlyCase added Baskin-Robbins Restaurant, Food and Beverage

27
129 270
Del Taco is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Del Taco Restaurant, Fast food

28
132 249
Church's Chicken is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Church's Chicken Restaurant, Food Manufacturing

29
123 254
Schlotzky's is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Schlotzky's

30
112 237
Big Boy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Big Boy Restaurant

31
97 243
El Pollo Loco is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
El Pollo Loco Restaurant, Fast food

32
79 244
Taco John's is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Taco John's Restaurant, Food Manufacturing, Fast food

33
5 27
Bud's Chicken & Seafood is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
The MASSIVE added Bud's Chicken & Seafood

34
25 135
Rax is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Drive-Thru Restaurant Chains
Joe Kniesner added Rax Restaurant, Fast food