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Here are the 10 most popular dishes to order in Austin

Here are the 10 most popular dishes to order in Austin

Torchy's Tacos queso
Austin's No. 1 Favored food? Queso, of course. Torchy's Tacos/Facebook

When Austinites can't get to their favorite food, they make sure the food gets to them, thanks to a multitude of handy delivery options. 

This week, Austin's homegrown delivery service Favor reached a big milestone: 5 million total orders served in Texas. Co-founders Ben Doherty and Zac Maurais launched the service, which promises to delivery anything, in Austin in 2013; it is now available in 14 other Texas cities.

Since its launch, Austin customers have ordered 358,209 tacos and "enough Topo Chicos to fill 11,603 cowboy hats." In honor of its 5 million orders, Favor shared with CultureMap the top 10 dishes and tacos Austinites have requested over the past four years. 

10 most popular food orders:

  1. Green chile queso and chips from Torchy's Tacos
  2. Fries from P. Terry's
  3. Kerbey Queso from Kerbey Lane Cafe
  4. Chicken sandwich from Chick-fil-A
  5. Tomato basil soup from Soup Peddler
  6. Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit from Whataburger
  7. Fries from Shake Shack
  8. Garlic naan from Tarka Indian Kitchen
  9. Box combo from Raising Cane's
  10. Buffalo chicken cheese fries from Fat Sal's Deli

10 most popular tacos:

  1. Trailer Park taco made "trashy" from Torchy's Tacos
  2. Otto Taco from Tacodeli
  3. Crunchy taco from Taco Bell
  4. Taco from Jack-in-the-Box
  5. Migas taco from Veracruz All Natural
  6. Steak taco from OneTaco
  7. Longhorn taco from Kesos Taco House
  8. Grilled chicken taco from Qdoba
  9. Bacon, egg, and cheese taco from Kerbey Lane Cafe
  10. Al pastor taco from Art of Tacos - Al Pastor Taco

Five wackiest things Austinites have ordered:

  1. "Enough salsa that you start to feel weird picking it up"
  2. A knock on the door to wake up a friend for their flight
  3. 20 cowboy hats
  4. 100 large crickets
  5. 3 bales of hay