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Sometimes the best eats and treats can't be found on the menu.

We've rounded up secret menu items that are available at 23 restaurants in Utah. These local and chain restaurants offer a variety of hidden gems.

Did we miss any of your favorite insider secrets? Leave information in the comments.

Art City Trolley
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The Society Menu includes discontinued items that the restaurant will serve customers who ask.

Chuck’s Burger: It's a hamburger with grilled onions and mushrooms, teriyaki sauce, bacon, Jack cheese and lettuce.

BBQ Chicken Salad: The salad comes with lettuce, grilled chicken, red onions, tomatoes, barbecue sauce, roasted peppers, tortilla strips and bacon. It's served with ranch dressing.

Cary's Chicken Sandwich: It's a healthier grilled chicken sandwich that comes with one side dish.

Roma Quesadilla: This one comes with spinach, onions, tomatoes and three kinds of cheese.

Confirmed with Art City Trolley, 256 N. Main St., Springville

Burger King

BK BLT: This is a Whopper with BLT toppings.

Frings: You can ask for a half order of fries and a half order of onion rings all in the same package.

Rodeo Burger: This upgrade to a cheeseburger includes onion rings and barbecue sauce.

Confirmed with Burger King, 10235 S. State St., Sandy


Chicken Quesadilla: It's two tortillas with chicken and cheese in the middle.

Grilled Cheese Sandwich: You can order it, and they will make it.

Confirmed with Chick-fil-A, 1206 E. 2100 South, Salt Lake City


Quesarito: It's a quesadilla done burrito style in one of two ways. The first way involves wrapping the burrito filling inside a traditional cheese quesadilla. The second version is created by cooking a cheese quesadilla, opening it up and placing the filling inside the single shell.

Confirmed with Chipotle, 10387 State St., Sandy

Cocoa Bean Cupcake Cafe
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The Lava Flow: The cupcake bakery offers a Tiger's Blood-flavored frappe.

Party in My Mouth Sugar Cookie: In addition to the customary sugar cookies with pink vanilla frosting, the store also offers sugar cookies inspired by its cupcake flavors. The shop features surprise flavors that are available for one day only. On July 17, the special sugar cookie will include layers of Nutella, caramel and cream cheese frosting, with caramel and chocolate on top. Contact Cocoa Bean for a schedule of special flavors.

Confirmed with Cocoa Bean Cupcake Cafe, 1774 N. University Parkway, Provo

Dairy Queen

Frozen Hot Chocolate: This is a slushie mixed with ice cream and cocoa fudge. Add your choice of peanut butter or caramel on top.

Cotton Candy Blizzard: By popular demand, the Cotton Candy Blizzard made a comeback.

Slushie Lemonade: This is a discontinued item that can still be ordered. It's your choice of a lemonade or strawberry lemonade slushie.

Cherry Chocolate Love: Also a discontinued item that can still be ordered, it's a Cherry Blizzard with cherry and chocolate toppings.

Confirmed with Dairy Queen, 813 E. 800 North, Orem

Eggs in the City
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The Jared: Named after an employee, The Jared is a BLT on sourdough cheese bread with egg and avocado.

Pot Roast Tacos: This includes shredded beef tacos with pico de gallo, avocado and feta cheese. It can also be served breakfast style with eggs.

Benedict Hash: A hybrid of eggs Benedict and corned beef hash that replaces the Canadian bacon on the eggs Benedict with the restaurant's special corned beef.

Monte Cristo: It's the classic sandwich served on French toast with ham, Swiss cheese, raspberry jelly and egg.

Confirmed with Eggs in the City, 1675 E. 1300 South, Salt Lake City

Five Guys

Patty Melt: It's a grilled cheese sandwich with a burger sandwiched in between.

Confirmed with Five Guys, 3167 E. 3300 South, Salt Lake City

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In-N-Out publishes their Not-So-Secret Menu on their website. The most popular options are burgers or fries served "Animal Style."

Animal Style Burger: This is a burger of your choice with lettuce, tomato and a mustard-cooked beef patty; add pickle, extra spread with grilled onions.

Animal Style Fries: These are fries smothered in cheese and signature In-N-Out sauce.

Protein Style: The burger comes wrapped in lettuce instead of a bun.

Neapolitan Shake: This combines the three shake flavors — chocolate, vanilla and strawberry — in one.

Confirmed with In-N-Out Corporate

J Dawgs
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Double Barrel: Two hot dogs in one bun give this secret menu item the appearance of a double-barreled gun.

Confirmed with J Dawgs, 858 N. 700 East, Provo

Jamba Juice

Dream Machine: Get the smoothie that tastes like an orange Creamsicle.

Gummy Bear: This one tastes like a white gummy bear.

Fruity Pebbles: It uses sherbet instead of yogurt and has a sugary-sweet taste, like that of Fruity Pebbles.

Pink Starburst: This mimics the taste of the chewy candy.

Tootsie Roll: It's a creamy, chocolatey creation that mirrors the taste of the Tootsie Roll candy.

Confirmed with Jamba Juice, 613 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City


Poutine: It's a Canadian dish. Ask for the poutine, and if you need to clarify, you can ask for french fries and cheese curds smothered in gravy.

Hot Pocket Bowl: It's a bread bowl served with the chain's signature fried chicken, gravy, cheese, mashed potatoes and corn. They don't always have the ingredients, but it doesn't hurt to ask.

Confirmed with KFC, 555 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City

Kneaders Bakery & Cafe
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Pecan Pancakes: These are the normal pancakes but with candied pecans mixed into the batter for a sweet breakfast treat.

Tuna Melt: It's the same as the regular tuna sandwich, but it's grilled and includes cheese.

Green Smoothies: Any of the restaurant's smoothies can become green smoothies if you request that spinach be added.

Confirmed with Kneaders Corporate


Poor Man's Big Mac: Ask for a McDouble with Big Mac sauce and extra lettuce, and it's basically the same thing as the Big Mac minus the extra piece of bun.

Mc10:35: The Mc10:35 is a combination of an item from the breakfast menu and another from the regular menu that can only be created between 10:30-11 a.m., when you can order from both menus. Order an Egg McMuffin and a McDouble, and then take the top bun off the McDouble, replacing it with the Canadian bacon, egg, cheese and one side of the English muffin from the Egg McMuffin.

Pie McFlurry: Order the McFlurry and a McDonald's pie, and ask that the two be blended.

Root Beer Float: You can order the root beer float, or just ask for ice cream in your root beer.

Confirmed with McDonald's, 210 W. 500 South, Salt Lake City

Moochie's Meatballs
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Moochie Dog: It's a hot dog with pepperoni, grilled onion, red onion, pickle, mustard, ketchup, American cheese and dill sauce.

Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwich: You can order a grilled ham and cheese sandwich with grilled onions.

Confirmed with Moochies, 232 E. 800 South, Salt Lake City

Pizzeria Limone
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The Ferrari: It's a pizza with marinara sauce, five cheeses, pepperoni, salami, Italian sausage, cherry tomato, onions and pepperoncini.

Capra: This pizza is a five-cheese pizza with sausage, olive oil, garlic, goat cheese, dried cranberries, sausage, onions and basil.

Panino Sandwich: It's a sandwich that comes with salami, prosciutto, onions, Kalamata olives, mixed greens, fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil and balsamic vinegar, and it's heated up on the grill.

Confirmed with Pizzeria Limone Corporate

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The secret menu includes two official cookies and one that switches out each month. This month's special cookie is the Bree, a fresh beet cookie.

Official secret menu cookies:

Tommy: A maple bacon chocolate chip cookie with a maple glaze.

Lilly: The bakery offers a lemon sugar cookie with Ferrara Pan Lemonheads and lemon glaze.

Confirmed with Ruby Snap, 770 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City

Saturday's Waffle
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The Walkingshaw: It's a waffle with raspberries, blackberries, speculoos cookie butter, and whipped cream.

Urban Lumberjack Heart Attack: This waffle comes with a soft poached egg, hollandaise sauce, urban lumberjack gravy and bacon.

Confirmed with Saturday's Waffle food truck


Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich: It's simple. This version of Sonic's grilled cheese sandwich includes ham.

Sonic Surprise: If employees don't recognize it by name, ask for orange juice and cherry limeade in the same cup.

Purple Sprite: You can ask to mix Sprite, lemonade, Powerade and cranberry juice.

Confirmed by Sonic, 10225 S. State St., Sandy


There isn't an official secret menu at Starbucks, but you can provide the baristas with these recipes, and they will make them for you. The chain's Frappuccinos can be ordered as non-caffeinated drinks, which consists of heavy cream, ice and other flavorings.

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Frappuccino: This one starts with a White Mocha Frappuccino and adds one pump of cinnamon dolce syrup and one pump of hazelnut syrup. Top it off with cinnamon sugar.

Butterbeer Frappuccino: Start with a Vanilla Bean Frappuccino, add two pumps of caramel syrup and two pumps of toffee nut syrup. Drizzle caramel on top.

Strawberry Lemonade: Simply mix the lemonade with strawberry flavoring.

Raspberry Cheesecake Frappuccino: Begin with a White Chocolate Mocha Frappuccino for the base and ask for one to three pumps of raspberry syrup and some vanilla sprinkles.

Christmas Cookie Frappuccino: It's a Vanilla Bean Frappuccino base with two pumps of peppermint syrup and two pumps of toffee nut syrup. It's topped off with caramel drizzle and raw sugar.

Confirmed with Starbucks, 80 S. Main St., Salt Lake City


Pizza Sub: If they don't know what you're talking about, just order the Italian Herbs & Cheese Bread, marinara sauce, pepperoni, cheese and other desired toppings.

Confirmed with Subway, 402 E. 6th Ave., Salt Lake City

Taco Bell

The Incredible Hulk: If they don't recognize the name, just order the 5-Layer Burrito, and ask the server to swap the regular nacho cheese out for the guacamole cheese.

Captain Crunch Bites: It's one of the taco restaurant's breakfast items, and it offers a choice of 10 Cinnabon bites or 10 Captain Crunch Bites. But what many people don't know is that you can mix the two and ask for three Cinnabon bites and seven Captain Crunch bites or vice versa. You can make any combination you like.

Confirmed with Taco Bell, 10635 S. State St., Sandy


Barnyard Burger: Order the Asiago Ranch Chicken Club and add a burger patty. For a spicy version, ask for a burger patty, bacon and cheese to be added to the Spicy Chicken Sandwich.

Confirmed with Wendy's, 243 W. 400 South, Salt Lake City