Mac & Cheese is a trending side dish, rising in consumer demand and more restaurants are putting the classic comfort food on their menus. It's always been a standard offering in diners, but now you're seeing it in fast food, fast casual and bars.
I've done a breakdown of not just the mac & cheese offerings from fast food restaurants and a few bars, but I've reviewed some boxed mac & cheese dinners as well.
And then there's the best mac-n-cheese, making your own from scratch for a baked in the oven delight!
Here are the reviews, starting with fast food, lowest to highest ranking:
Arby's White Cheddar Mac & Cheese ranked 2 stars
Chick-fil-A's Mac & Cheese ranked 3 stars
Church's Mac & Cheese ranked 3 stars
KFC's Mac & Cheese ranked 3 stars
QT Kitchens Classic Mac & Cheese ranked 3 stars
Popeye's Homestyle Mac & Cheese ranked 4 stars
Firehouse Subs Five Cheese Mac & Cheese ranked 5 stars
And the bar offerings (Whiskey Dick's has a stellar Mac-n-Cheese)...
And then when it comes to boxed mac & cheese...
And the ultimate, making your own from scratch...