Arby’s brings back this favorite menu item and everyone is celebrating

Arby's Potato Cakes
Arby's Potato Cakes / Arby's

While Arby’s might always have the meats, a favorite side is making its triumphant return to the menu. Move over curly fries, Potato Cakes are back and everyone is celebrating.

Quick service restaurants are listening to its ardent fans more and more often. While the Potato Cakes quietly left the menu back in 2021, people were not silent about their displeasure. Even if those crinkle fries are great for dipping, others did not want to see those crispy, crunchy potato triangles disappear.

Starting July 1, Arby’s Potato Cakes are back. This food item will be available for a limited time. Some people might have hoped that it would be a permanent menu addition.

For those who do not remember the side dish, Potato Cakes are triangle shaped shredded potato, which has been fried. It is almost like a hashbrown but a little different.

There are many reasons why people loved this food item. From the texture to the shape, it was just different from the typical fries. Plus, it always tasted good when stuffed onto a sandwich. Some people might always choose those seasoned curly fries, but this side dish was just too good to resist.

Arby's Potato Cake merchandise
Arby's Potato Cake merchandise / Arby's

How is Arby’s celebrating the return of Arby’s Potato Cakes?

In honor of the Arby’s Potato Cakes, the quick service restaurant is releasing some special merchandise. Limited edition items include, Potato Cake Amber Necklace, Potato Cake Candle, Enamel pin, Official garb of The Order in the form of a t-shirt and hoodie.

All of these items will be available via Be sure to order quickly, because only limited quantities are available.

Adding a fashion launch in conjunction with the food item’s return is smart for Arby’s. Not only does it solidify the fan base, but it keeps this concept front and center even after the limited time menu item disappears. Maybe there will be enough conversation to have those Potato Cakes return permanently.

It’s a spudtastic day at Arby’s. Ready to celebrate the return of Potato Cakes?