When hitting up a drive thru, you're mostly likely driving off with America's favorite side item and probably scarfing down a few even before leaving the drive thru window!

The french fry is America's favorite burger pairing and they are the best when eaten piping hot, crispy and with that perfect golden color with just a hint of salt. Once you eat one, it's hard to stop eating them all at once! French fries are best eaten just the way their served or when dipped in one of many different condiments - mainly ketchup while some like them dipped in mayonnaise, mustard or ranch. French fries are also great dipped in gravy and even milk shakes!

Our love for french fries covers many varieties - regular, krinkle cut, waffle fries, steak fries even curly. When it comes to fast food fries, which chain rules the french fry? The team at Offers.com conducted a survey and found that McDonald's had America's favorite french fries. Here's the full breakdown from the survey of 1,062 Americans:

  • McDonalds – 43%
  • Chick-fil-A – 18%
  • Wendy’s – 13%
  • In-N-Out Burger – 9%
  • Arby’s – 8%
  • Shake Shack – 5%
  • Other – 4%

To celebrate National French Fry Day many restaurants are celebrating with different offers:

Hardee’s: Sign up for the email list, and get a free small fries and small drink with the purchase of any 1/3-lb. Thickburger.

IHOP: Get unlimited fries with your Classic Steakburger when you dine in (for a limited time).

McDonald’s: Celebrate National French Fry Day with these deals, available only to those who have the McDonald’s app: $1 small fries or hash browns through July 21 and $1 medium fries on Fridays with any $1 purchase made via the app.

Red Robin: Enjoy bottomless steak fries when you order any $6.99 all-day burger option.

Taco Bell: Nacho Fries (with bold seasoning served with warm cheese for dipping) are back for a limited time. Get one order for $1.29.

Be sure to check with the restaurants because some offers are limited and only valid at participating locations and could change at any time. Check out Offers.com for more offers for National French Fry Day!