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33 Clever Copycat Recipes For Your Favorite Chain Restaurants

Staying in never tasted so good.

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1. Panera Mac & Cheese

You only need one pan! Recipe here.
rachelcooks.com

You only need one pan! Recipe here.

2. Taco Bell Crunch Wrap Supreme

The best DIY drunk food. Recipe here.
life-in-the-lofthouse.com

The best DIY drunk food. Recipe here.

3. Starbucks Passion Tea Lemonade

Don't forget the vanilla extract. Get the recipe here.
cincyshopper.com

Don't forget the vanilla extract. Get the recipe here.

4. Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuits

Why take him to Red Lobster when you could make these in your own oven? Recipe here.
jocooks.com

Why take him to Red Lobster when you could make these in your own oven? Recipe here.

5. Chipotle Burrito Bowls

Burrito bowl without waiting in line? Yes, please. Recipe here.
buzzfeed.com

Burrito bowl without waiting in line? Yes, please. Recipe here.

6. Olive Garden Breadsticks

HOLY WOW. Recipe here.
handletheheat.com

HOLY WOW. Recipe here.

7. Wendy's Chili

Eat it out of a little yellow carton on a cold day for maximum authenticity. Recipe here.
eatthisup.com

Eat it out of a little yellow carton on a cold day for maximum authenticity. Recipe here.

8. McDonald's Shamrock Shake

It's... it's a work of art. *wipes away tears* Recipe here.
lecremedelacrumb.com

It's... it's a work of art. *wipes away tears* Recipe here.

9. Auntie Anne's Pretzels

Not having to go to the mall? Priceless. Recipe here.
cookingclassy.com

Not having to go to the mall? Priceless. Recipe here.

10. Shake Shack Burger and Sauce

AKA the Fake Shack. Recipe here.
iamafoodblog.com

AKA the Fake Shack. Recipe here.

11. Red Robin Freckled Lemonade

So refreshing for summer. Recipe here.
lovebakesgoodcakes.com

So refreshing for summer. Recipe here.

12. Cheesecake Factory Sun-Dried Tomato Fettucine

This version is made a little lighter with nonfat Greek yogurt and baby spinach. Recipe here.
tablefortwoblog.com

This version is made a little lighter with nonfat Greek yogurt and baby spinach. Recipe here.

13. Portillo's Chopped Salad

Any salad with macaroni and bacon in it is A-OK with me. Recipe here.
the-girl-who-ate-everything.com

Any salad with macaroni and bacon in it is A-OK with me. Recipe here.

14. Potbelly Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

They might be even more famous than the sandwiches. Recipe here.
inthepinkandgreen.com

They might be even more famous than the sandwiches. Recipe here.

15. KFC-Style Fried Chicken

It's made in the oven, which makes it super easy. Recipe here.
thereciperebel.com

It's made in the oven, which makes it super easy. Recipe here.

16. McDonald's Pancakes

The secret ingredient? SPRITE. Get the recipe here.
norcalcoupongal.com

The secret ingredient? SPRITE. Get the recipe here.

17. Chipotle Cilantro Lime Rice

Eat it as a side, or as a main dish right out of the bowl because who are we kidding. Recipe here.
buzzfeed.com

Eat it as a side, or as a main dish right out of the bowl because who are we kidding. Recipe here.

18. California Pizza Kitchen Thai Chicken Pizza

Buy your crust if you're feeling lazy. Recipe here.
spicysouthernkitchen.com

Buy your crust if you're feeling lazy. Recipe here.

19. Texas Roadhouse Rolls

So fluffy. Recipe here.
deliciouslyyum.com

So fluffy. Recipe here.

20. Chili's Molten Lava Chocolate Cake

The best things in life are melty. Recipe here.
iwashyoudry.com

The best things in life are melty. Recipe here.

21. Olive Garden Salad Dressing

Scoop the salad out of a big bowl with giant tongs for extra authenticity. Recipe here.
dessertnowdinnerlater.com

Scoop the salad out of a big bowl with giant tongs for extra authenticity. Recipe here.

22. Jamba Juice Strawberries Wild Smoothie

Just four ingredients! Recipe here.
triedandtasty.com

Just four ingredients! Recipe here.

23. In-N-Out Animal Style Fries

Of course, you can put the Animal sauce on everything: a burger, a sandwich, IN YOUR MOUTH with a spoon. Recipe here.
dinnerthendessert.com

Of course, you can put the Animal sauce on everything: a burger, a sandwich, IN YOUR MOUTH with a spoon. Recipe here.

24. Subway's Cookies

The best part of going to Subway, tbh. Recipe here.
howtothisandthat.com

The best part of going to Subway, tbh. Recipe here.

25. McDonald's M&M McFlurry

So delish. Recipe here.
chefmom.sheknows.com

So delish. Recipe here.

26. Burger King French Toast Sticks

A good breakfast on the go. Recipe here.
recipetineats.com

A good breakfast on the go. Recipe here.

27. Chick-Fil-A Sauce

Goes with anything from waffles fries to... anything. Recipe here.
houseofyumm.com

Goes with anything from waffles fries to... anything. Recipe here.

28. Starbucks Pumpkin Loaf

Why wait for fall? Recipe here.
thefirstyearblog.com

Why wait for fall? Recipe here.

29. Five Guys Hamburger

You don't need to find four other guys (lol) to make this. Recipe here.
raininghotcoupons.com

You don't need to find four other guys (lol) to make this. Recipe here.

30. Chipotle Guacamole

It doesn't cost extra at your house. (Except that you had to go buy the ingredients. But you know.) Recipe here.
buzzfeed.com

It doesn't cost extra at your house. (Except that you had to go buy the ingredients. But you know.) Recipe here.

31. Panera Frontega Chicken Panini

Whip this up at home, and you won't be tempted to walk out with a huge box of cinnamon rolls. Recipe here.
thebellevieblog.com

Whip this up at home, and you won't be tempted to walk out with a huge box of cinnamon rolls. Recipe here.

32. PF Chang's Chicken Lettuce Wraps

A healthy dinner or appetizer! Recipe here.
damndelicious.net

A healthy dinner or appetizer! Recipe here.

33. Mrs. Fields' Chocolate Chip Cookies

These will transport you back to your high school days of wandering around the mall. Recipe here.
averiecooks.com

These will transport you back to your high school days of wandering around the mall. Recipe here.

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