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Taco Tuesday: 10 Fast-food copycat tacos so you don’t have to leave the house

Justina Huddleston is an editor and the head writer for TDmonthly Magazine. She has been a freelance writer for several years, though her real passion is cooking. You can see the recipes she creates on her vegan food blog, A Life of Litt...

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

The only thing better than going out for tacos? Enjoying them without having to leave the house.

Thanks to these copycat recipes, you can finally enjoy your fave restaurant tacos without having to put on pants.

1. Copycat Doritos Locos tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Once you find out how to make nacho cheese powder, I dare you to not put it on everything.

2. Copycat Jack in the Box fried tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Jack in the Box's insanely cheap tacos are a true guilty pleasure, but making them at home removes some of the sketch factor so you can feel OK about enjoying one... or four.

3. Copycat Taco Bell gorditas

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Gorditas are tacos made on a puffy flatbread instead of a tortilla, and if you're a total carb junkie like me, you'll fall in love with this recipe.

More: Taco Tuesday: 10 Tacos you’ll rush home from the farmers market to make

4. Copycat Rubio's fish tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Forget that trip to San Diego. With this copycat recipe, you can enjoy fresh fish tacos in your pj's.

5. Copycat Taco Bell chalupas

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Crispy, crunchy chalupas at home are a true treat — and this version is even gluten-free.

6. Copycat Applebee's chicken wonton tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Tired of tradition? These copycat Applebee's chicken wonton tacos will shake up your dinner routine in no time.

7. Copycat Qdoba beef tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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Once you make this copycat Qdoba taco meat, it'll be hard to resist replicating their entire menu for a tasty feast.

More: Taco Tuesday death match: Tacos vs. kale

8. Copycat Chipotle barbacoa beef tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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These copycat Chipotle barbacoa beef tacos use the slow cooker in a recipe that's way easier than getting in the car and actually ordering something at the restaurant.

9. Copycat Chili's crispy chicken taco

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

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These copycat Chili's crispy chicken tacos have extra zest thanks to a healthy splash of copycat Winger's sauce.

10. Copycat Bonefish Grill Bang Bang Shrimp tacos

Don't even bother with the drive-thru when you can make these copycat tacos at home

Image: A Palatable Pastime

Sweet and spicy chili mayo is the perfect sauce to dollop onto fried shrimp in this copycat Bonefish Grill Bang Bang Shrimp taco recipe.

More: Taco Tuesday: 10 Times looking at tacos was almost better than eating them

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