YouGov BrandIndex released its rankings of the best perceived QSR brands for the first half of the year and, once again, Subway tops the list.
The chain is a buzz leader for the third year in a row.
Wendy's is No. 2 on the list, for the second consecutive year. Moving up a spot to No. 3 from last year is Pizza Hut, while KFC and McDonald's broke into the top five after being absent in mid-2012.
Falling out of the top five to make room for those two brands were Papa John's, which was No. 3 last year, and Chick-fil-A, which was No. 5.
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