Fast Food: The Ads vs. Reality (Slideshow)

Fast food is never as good as it looks on TV

Wendy’s Double Baconator: Ad

Beef! Bacon! Cheese! Yes!

Wendy’s Double Baconator: Reality

…Or not. 

Big Mac: Ad

Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, and onions on a sesame seed bun never looked better. 

Big Mac: Reality

It’s all the same ingredients, but something about it all just looks… less appealing. 

KFC Double Down: Ad

We’re not going to go as far as to say that it looks delicious, but it certainly looks pretty in all its greasy goodness. 

KFC Double Down: Reality

Is that food?

Burger King Whopper: Ad

Look at that big, beautiful burger. 

Burger King Whopper: Reality

Eh, never mind. 

Hardee’s Monster Thickburger: Ad

Look at that delicious-looking beast. Something so tempting would be hard to pass up…

Hardee’s Monster Thickburger: Reality

…Until you see what it actually looks like.

Domino’s Specialty Chicken: Ad

So they took chunks of fried all-white meat chicken and topped them with a bunch of tasty-looking toppings. Sounds pretty good, right?

Domino’s Specialty Chicken: Reality

Well, maybe not. 

Pizza Hut Meat Lover’s Pizza: Ad

Now that’s a nice-looking, handmade pizza. Someone really put some care into this one. 

Pizza Hut Meat Lover’s Pizza: Reality

Is that sausage? Are you sure?

Arby’s Beef N Cheddar: Ad

Roast beef, cheese sauce, and barbecue sauce on an onion roll? What’s not to like?

Arby’s Beef N Cheddar: Reality

Oh, we’ll pass. 

Subway Veggie Flatizza: Ad

Hey, it looks like Subway finally figured out how to get into the pizza game!

Subway Veggie Flatizza: Reality

Oh wait, no they didn’t. 

In-N-Out Double Double: Ad

Now that’s what a double cheeseburger should look like. 

In-N-Out Double Double: Reality

Oh, who are we kidding? That still looks delicious. In-n-Out forever!