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The SONIC Drive-In app lets you order and pay with your phone, get rewards, find out about new items and offers, browse the menu, check nutritional information and more!

• Order Ahead and be first in line every time! Plus, get Happy Hour Any Time (1/2 Price Drinks & Slushes) when you order ahead through the app. Limited time only. See app for details.
• Get exclusive rewards you can redeem when you use Order Ahead.
• Find the closest SONIC Drive-In locations in your area and see their hours.
• Browse the menu. Check out what’s new and view nutritional info for each item.

What’s New

Version 4.6.0

Improvements to the user experience and bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.9 out of 5
1.1M Ratings

1.1M Ratings

Chunkkyyy ,

Needs improvement

Three days ago I order on the app, as I always do before I head to work, so that I would be able to just pull in get my order and go to work. As always I completed my order at home, set my pick up time to 15 minutes after the order was placed and headed to Sonics. The app told me my order was completed, deducted the money from my card, but never placed my order. When I arrived at my pick up location they told me that there had been recent complaints about the app that day and that they weren’t able to pull up my order. I called the contact number to see how to go about my order being placed and if it could be pushed through and the associate on the phone just told me there was nothing they could do and that the location I was at was responsible for my refund then asked was that all I called for and dismissed me. I relayed the message to the store manager and she called herself to get things fixed. I received my refund yesterday but I still had to reorder and repay for my food after a thirty minute wait and no real help from your support line.

Frustrated, Incorporated. ,

Awkward Payment Options and No Prices.

They accept Apple Pay and presumably other mobile payment, but you can’t pay with multiple gift cards or combine a gift card with Apple Pay. I don’t want to give out my card numbers. Apple Pay is infinitely more secure. I’ve read of people having their cards used across the country after giving them to Sonic’s app. They need to let you combine multiple gift cards so you can zero out the balance in their app and also let you combine gift cards with mobile payment for better security and convenience. That way you only have to enter the cards once in Apple Pay and then you can use them anywhere far more securely. It should be the standard payment option. Taco Bell and Panera do payments right in thei app. Sonic is backwards so you can’t use up a gift card without swiping it at a kiosk or giving your card number out and risking a data breach. Please fix the problems and allow us to combine at least two gift cards plus any mobile payments for the full balance without needing to deal with the kiosks or give up our card numbers. It’s just common sense to let folks use Apple Pay and multiple gift cards to pay with the app. Why would you make it harder for people to pay? Also when are you going to communicate with stores so the prices show up before checking out? Sonic is the only app I know that doesn’t show prices in their app menu and cart as you add items.

Banana when shamanism ,

It’s okay.

Honestly I order through the sonic app every time because it’s so easy. HOWEVER I go to sonic very often with friends and we all want to order at the same time but we can’t. The app won’t let multiple orders go through which I just don’t get because there are multiple people in the car. So ordering through the app is a hassle that way because we all do it. It makes for such a long wait time. Another thing is that we should be able to put multiple cards on the app or be able to have multiple payment options which would once again make life with friends so much easier. On my last note we should be able to tip on the app. I hardly have cash anymore and I want to tip these hard working people but I can’t. Most of my sonic trips are spontaneous so I don’t plan ahead to have cash. Plus sonic pays these poor people like dirt. They run the kitchen and car hop and make half minimum wage !? Are you joking? And most people don’t tip them. A year ago I didn’t even know I was supposed to tip these people because I didn’t see sonic as a restaurant but now knowing how much they pay people is ridiculous. PAY THEM MORE. And one last thing. I get sonic a lot and there are no perks with that. With how much I spend I would love a rewards system. Not just a “deal” like a you spend this much you get this much in return type of thing. Like a loyalty program to earn points or something. Would love that. The app is okay but once again there are issues that I would love to be addressed.

App Privacy

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Data Used to Track You

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  • Purchases
  • Contact Info
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data

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The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Purchases
  • Financial Info
  • Location
  • Contact Info
  • User Content
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Diagnostics

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  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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