The newest burger from Jack in the Box features a beef patty with bacon mixed right into it, hickory smoked bacon, and creamy bacon mayo sauce on a new "gourmet" brioche bun. Clearly, we had to try it.
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In a move that should be dubbed the most honest marketing campaign in fast food history, San Diego-based burger chain Jack in the Box is simultaneously promoting the return of four boxed combo meals and admitting that a good portion of their late-night customers are so stoned that consuming such an enormous amount of food late at night sounds like a great idea.
If you were watching the Superbowl (or just the ads), you might have seen a spot for the newest burger at Jack in the Box: the "Hot Mess", with melted white cheddar, pepper jack cheese sauce, jalapeños, and onion rings on sourdough bread. Even though the burger doesn't visually measure up to the publicity shot, it's still one of the most promising burgers Jack has released in quite some time, even with some execution issues.
Our favorite fast food burgers—which we defined as burgers you can order at a counter or drive-thru—include good old McDonald's, fast casual SmashBurger, lots of In-N-Out, and more. What are your favorite fast food burgers?
If you want a pouch of potato sticks, you can visit pretty much any fast food establishment on the planet. But if it's lunchtime and you want to put a ring on it, you've got to plot out your run a bit more carefully. The ring's the thing that decides many a burger destination.
The Jumbaco from Jack in the Box isn't an official menu item, but you can craft your own double taco burger by ordering the Jumbo Deal.
Jack in the Box lures us in with another wacky burger creation, but, as usual, leaves us wanting.
The latest burger from Jack in the Box is the All American Jack, which features two beef patties with three slices of cheese (two American, one "Swiss-style"), lettuce, tomato, pickles, mayo-onion sauce, mustard and ketchup on a toasted sesame seed bun. The burger will set you back $3.69 or $4.99 with a drink and fries.
Jack in the Box's Bonus Jack is similar to a Big Mac, but with twice the cheese and loads of Jack's unique "secret sauce."
Unsurprisingly, the real life version of Jack in the Box's Jumbo Jack with cheese doesn't quite measure up to the stylized version. Here's the burger in all its lopsided glory.
Duffy & Partners West Coast burger chain Jack in the Box is in the process of updating its logo and brand identity. The logo morphs from a flat square containing the burger joint's name to a cube with some...
Not that you were eating it for your health, but non-profit organization the Cancer Project put Jack in the Box's Junior Bacon Cheeseburger at the top of their list of worst fast food menu items for containing 400 calories, 23...
Marvo's burger, and Jack in the Box's press release version. Practically separated at birth! Easily enticed by new menu items, Marvo of product review blog The Impulsive Buy tries Jack in the Box's Nacho Cheese Burger. While I was...