burger king wendys Wendy’s and Burger King are throwing down on Twitter

Some friendly Twitter sparring between Burger King and Wendy’s took an unexpected turn that left one of the fast-food chains with some serious grill marks.

The banter started last week when Wendy’s touted its “4 for $4” deal, which includes a Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger, fries, four chicken nuggets and a drink.

The tweet got the attention of Burger King, which offers a similar deal. The restaurant’s “5 for $4” includes a bacon cheeseburger, fries, four chicken nuggets, a drink and a cookie.

So Burger King’s social media team hit back:

That’s when Wendy’s took things up a notch with this tweet to a customer who was demanding a response. The tweet left Burger King feeling flame-broiled:

Posted by:Tribune Media Wire