You've probably heard about the phenomenon of malicious compliance, which may be intentional or purely accidental. The logic is simple: you follow the rules way too directly and you end up conforming to the request, but not its spirit. Almost always, it results in hilarious accidents and you can check them out in Bored Panda’s previous compilation.

But this time we are getting delicious, and correct me if I’m wrong, but if there's food involved, the absurdity level is likely to increase ten times. From asking for extra pepperoni and being served every single pepperoni in the world to mistyping 12-inch pizza and getting a solid 1-inch treat, these are the real incidents that could have happened to me and you.

"Be careful what you wish for" has never sounded so hangry!

#1

When Your 3 Year Old Asks For A Rainbow Dinosaur Donut Birthday You Deliver. Drew Up The Design And Had It Made And They Did An Awesome Job

When Your 3 Year Old Asks For A Rainbow Dinosaur Donut Birthday You Deliver. Drew Up The Design And Had It Made And They Did An Awesome Job

reddit.com Report

Monty Is Fiennes
Community Member
1 month ago

Awesome!!!....

Vic
Community Member
1 month ago

When anyone asks me to describe happiness, I'll show them this picture..

Load More Replies...
Scagsy
Community Member
1 month ago

Best. Cake. Ever.

Happiness Is Hippo
Community Member
1 month ago

That's going to be one happy 3 year old!

kasa alex
Community Member
1 month ago

Found my next birthday cake

Bacony
Community Member
1 month ago

This is the best possible direction this could've gone in.

Nico Di Angelo
Community Member
1 month ago

That drawing is amazing! I can't even draw a stick figure lol.

Miss Cris
Community Member
1 month ago

It looks like a drawing from one of those books for children to colouring them.

Load More Replies...
averageperson
Community Member
1 month ago

It looks like the cake artist put a whole lot more effort into this than they were expected to. How sweet of them!

glowworm2
Community Member
1 month ago

That is epic! The drawing itself is fantastic, but they really delivered on that cake!

Vicky Zar
Community Member
1 month ago

SO awesome!

Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

That is one brilliant cake (and bakery for bringing the client's vision to life)!

DKS 001
Community Member
1 month ago

that's a piece of art

Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

This dinosaur cake exceeds all my expectations!

NoodleBear
Community Member
1 month ago

You can make anything out of a cake, just get the right decorator! 😉 (I’m a cake decorator myself)

Stimpy
Community Member
1 month ago

Wow. Cool tar pit icing, too!

Miss Cris
Community Member
1 month ago

That's quite a lot of money!

Goli Soda
Community Member
1 month ago

Is the dino edible?

Livvy-Rose Richards
Community Member
1 month ago

No. It's clearly a toy.

Load More Replies...
IzzieM
Community Member
1 month ago

Now I want one!!!

Woody
Community Member
1 month ago

EPIC!

We Were On A Break!
Community Member
1 month ago

I can't below the level of awesomeness, first the 3 year old child who can draw like this, and the creator of the cake that just put life into that drawing and made it exactly it!

JessG
Community Member
1 month ago

The child did not draw that, mom did

Load More Replies...
ElusiveIntrovert
Community Member
1 month ago

Kudos to both you and the baker.

Stephenie Dunn
Community Member
1 week ago

Wow 🤩

Panda with Heart
Community Member
1 week ago

Beautiful

Shay lanay
Community Member
1 week ago

Super cool

Dorothy Cloud
Community Member
3 weeks ago

Ah, how cute. And it's so nice to see that you got what you asked for!

Maisieb
Community Member
3 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing

katboxjanitor
Community Member
1 month ago

Fantabulous!

Iva Kazalova
Community Member
1 month ago

This cake is epic!

Patzpie
Community Member
1 month ago

Amazing!!!😱

A semi-artistic potato
Community Member
1 month ago

I find this chaotic cake extremely satisfying

Calvin Pafford, Jr.
Community Member
1 month ago

Pure bliss! ❤️

Shellia Ventura
Community Member
1 month ago

Too Cool!

Ceri Mcclellan
Community Member
1 month ago

I don't like cake, but this is the best thing I've ever seen...

Gregg Bender
Community Member
1 month ago

That.is.drop.dead.awesome!

Daniel Gilbert
Community Member
1 month ago

Very Cool.....!

Anamaria Mazer de Toledo
Community Member
1 month ago

So awsome it's a pity to cut it

Laura Martin
Community Member
1 month ago

As a cake decorator I can tell you how much work this is. Absolutely flawless!

Laura Martin
Community Member
1 month ago

As a cake decorator I can tell you how much work goes into this. Flawless!

Ninja Nonna
Community Member
1 month ago

Totally FABULOUS!!

Jane Dorothy Warner
Community Member
1 month ago

Oh my gosh, I so want this masterpiece!

Steve Cruz
Community Member
1 month ago

This gets MEGA-SAURUS EXTRA POINTS!

Mimi M
Community Member
1 month ago

Omg - the extra touch of the little dinos at the bottom - unreal!

Caroline Starr
Community Member
1 month ago

My granddaughter would love that.

Courtney Christelle
Community Member
1 month ago

I bet that little boy lost his mind when he saw that cake!

Ssss
Community Member
1 month ago

I want this cake!

Gaurav Beck
Community Member
1 month ago

Perfect execution, bravo

Lululoohoo
Community Member
1 month ago

Me want!!!

Zoe
Community Member
1 month ago

Woah

Nila Griffin
Community Member
1 month ago

My son had a rainbow dino 4th birthday!

Thalia Lovering
Community Member
1 month ago

The drawing is pretty amazing too!

Pavlina G
Community Member
1 month ago

Exact opposite of Cake Wrecks. This is awesome.

Vaida Kuodytė
Community Member
1 month ago

EPIC

panda_legerdemain
Community Member
1 month ago

They did one heck of a job!

Harley 1.0
Community Member
1 month ago

That is the best cake!!!!!

Clavelle
Community Member
1 month ago

Ha, that is wicked cool!

Danielle Renee
Community Member
1 month ago

now i want that cake

View More Replies...
View more comments
#2

I Told My Son He Could Only Get One Donut

I Told My Son He Could Only Get One Donut

reddit.com Report

Max L.
Community Member
1 month ago

Outstanding move.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#3

Friend Ordered Chicken On Her Pizza In Israel. Reasonable Execution

Friend Ordered Chicken On Her Pizza In Israel. Reasonable Execution

6 months ago Report

Scagsy
Community Member
1 month ago

That is literally the most insane madness that my eyes have ever seen. Ever. Insane. Pure madness.

View More Replies...
View more comments

It seems like there’s no big deal in going to a restaurant, sitting down, and ordering yourself a feast. But unfortunately, things can turn sour really fast and there are some rights you should know about that the waiter will likely not tell you.

First of all, food in restaurants should always be of a nice, decent (well, at least satisfactory) quality. Most importantly, it should be safe to eat and it should match the description on the menu. If you feel like your meal fails to meet the standards, you should first report the problem, and second, you are entitled to claim a refund.

#4

A Customer Called Asking If We Were Practicing Social Distancing With Her Sandwiches. I Told Her We Are, But Tbh Guys I'm Running Out Of Space

A Customer Called Asking If We Were Practicing Social Distancing With Her Sandwiches. I Told Her We Are, But Tbh Guys I'm Running Out Of Space

reddit.com Report

Nico Di Angelo
Community Member
1 month ago

Finally I'm glad to see people are doing this! I mean we have to protect our sandwiches.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#5

Olive Garden Is Proving A Point!

Olive Garden Is Proving A Point!

reddit.com Report

Rissie
Community Member
1 month ago

Sometimes you just know it.

View more comments
#6

Asked For Extra Pepperoni

Asked For Extra Pepperoni

reddit.com Report

Troux
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

Pizza Hut will do a pepperoni lover's with extra pepperoni and stack it even thicker than this - think three layers of pepperoni before you touch cheese. A year's worth of sodium in one sitting...

View More Replies...
View more comments

Second, if you feel like the quality of service is low, you should report it to the manager and refuse to pay the service charge. Again, remember that you should have a legit reason for doing so, and simply not liking your waiter doesn’t qualify as one.

And third, any establishment which is licensed—and which serves alcohol—has to give free tap water. Meanwhile, restaurants that are not licensed to sell alcohol may even charge you for this, since it’s considered a part of service.

#7

Asked If I Could Buy One Single Munchkin For My Dog's Birthday (Who Loves The Drive-Thru) And They Blessed Her With All This. Glazed Munchkins, Bacon, And Whipped Cream!

Asked If I Could Buy One Single Munchkin For My Dog's Birthday (Who Loves The Drive-Thru) And They Blessed Her With All This. Glazed Munchkins, Bacon, And Whipped Cream!

reddit.com Report

Scagsy
Community Member
1 month ago

Everyone's a sucker for a hound. Hope he enjoyed his... um.. whatever that is

View More Replies...
View more comments
#8

Asked For Extra Cheese

Asked For Extra Cheese

reddit.com Report

Melissa Wong
Community Member
1 month ago

There's no such thing as too much cheese. Especially on a pizza.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#9

I Got Another Mac And Cheese Burger. This Time I Asked For "As Much Mac And Cheese As You Can Without Getting Fired." I Might Not Survive

I Got Another Mac And Cheese Burger. This Time I Asked For "As Much Mac And Cheese As You Can Without Getting Fired." I Might Not Survive

reddit.com Report

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

Mac and Cheese on a burger???

View More Replies...
View more comments
#10

I Left A Note In The Delivery Instructions Asking For As Much Extra Ranch As “Legally Allowed By State Law”

I Left A Note In The Delivery Instructions Asking For As Much Extra Ranch As “Legally Allowed By State Law”

reddit.com Report

visvalin Vamadevan
Community Member
1 month ago

They gave a whole extra box for all that sauce.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#11

Ordered An Espresso Shot Over Ice This Morning

Ordered An Espresso Shot Over Ice This Morning

reddit.com Report

Pseudo Puppy
Community Member
1 month ago

as a barista (makes coffee)... this is both hilarious, and ludicrous. Either your barista doesn't know their job, or are torturing you.... or maybe they're trying to be nice, so you can combine them when you want...? Regardless, this is funny.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#12

I Asked My Thai Place To Make It So Spicy Someone Would Get In Trouble ... They Gave Me This

I Asked My Thai Place To Make It So Spicy Someone Would Get In Trouble ... They Gave Me This

reddit.com Report

Roald Andresen
Community Member
1 month ago

I ate at an Indian restaurant in the outskirts of London once, and ordered an extra hot vindaloo. After several warnings, my order was accepted. The kitchen staff had a bet on whether or not I would manage to eat it. I did. The winner of the bet bought a very soothing dessert for me with his winnings.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#13

Her Mom Asked For A "Child Sized" Cone

Her Mom Asked For A "Child Sized" Cone

reddit.com Report

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
1 month ago

And....? I don’t see the problem lol.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#14

A Customer Jokingly Complained To The Bartender That His Blue Cheese Wasn't Blue The Last Time He Ordered It

A Customer Jokingly Complained To The Bartender That His Blue Cheese Wasn't Blue The Last Time He Ordered It

reddit.com Report

ImaDerp
Community Member
1 month ago

Hahaha

View more comments
#15

Just Ordered A 12 Inch Pizza And Meant To Ask For It To Be 10 Inch, I Mistyped And Put 1 Inch…

Just Ordered A 12 Inch Pizza And Meant To Ask For It To Be 10 Inch, I Mistyped And Put 1 Inch…

reddit.com Report

Troux
Community Member
1 month ago

"INSTESSD PLEAADE" says it all. This is what alcohol and online ordering leads to!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#16

Ordered 12 Tacos At Jack In The Box At 2am, Drive Thru Person Must’ve Accidentally Put In 12 Twice Because We Were Asked Again How Many We Got At The Window, When We Said Twelve He Just Shrugged And Told Us To Take All Of Them (24). We Deliciously Complied

Ordered 12 Tacos At Jack In The Box At 2am, Drive Thru Person Must’ve Accidentally Put In 12 Twice Because We Were Asked Again How Many We Got At The Window, When We Said Twelve He Just Shrugged And Told Us To Take All Of Them (24). We Deliciously Complied

reddit.com Report

Rissie
Community Member
1 month ago

Yes, because 12 tacos is a totally average order to begin with.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#17

I Manage A Deli For A Small Chain Supermarket. One Of The Cart Guys Asked Me To Make A Pizza With 4x Extra Cheese. That's 30oz Of Cheese

I Manage A Deli For A Small Chain Supermarket. One Of The Cart Guys Asked Me To Make A Pizza With 4x Extra Cheese. That's 30oz Of Cheese

reddit.com Report

ThreeOfAKind
Community Member
1 month ago

At least you can still see the crust though

View More Replies...
View more comments
#18

I Asked The Lady To Cut My Sandwich Into Three Pieces

I Asked The Lady To Cut My Sandwich Into Three Pieces

reddit.com Report

WilvanderHeijden
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

You didn't say "Even pieces". Mission successfully accomplished.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#19

I Mean I Like Mushrooms On Pizza But This Is Too Far!

I Mean I Like Mushrooms On Pizza But This Is Too Far!

reddit.com Report

Troux
Community Member
1 month ago

There's not mushroom left for any other toppings!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#20

A Customer Asked For A Breakfast Sandwich In A Bagel

A Customer Asked For A Breakfast Sandwich In A Bagel

reddit.com Report

zims
Community Member
1 month ago

"Special orders confuse their system!"

View more comments
#21

I Asked The Guy Taking My Order For, “As Much Fire Sauce As You Can Give Me Without Losing Your Job.” Turns Out That’s 243 Packets. I Love You Taco Bell, And Promise Not To Ask For Anymore Sauce For A While

I Asked The Guy Taking My Order For, “As Much Fire Sauce As You Can Give Me Without Losing Your Job.” Turns Out That’s 243 Packets. I Love You Taco Bell, And Promise Not To Ask For Anymore Sauce For A While

reddit.com Report

Marta Dyrgała
Community Member
1 month ago

Yes, yes, that's awesome and funny but I can't stop thinking about how much garbage is produced by those very little sauce packets. Restaurants really should think about a new way of selling them.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#22

“Can I Have Avocado On The Side?”

“Can I Have Avocado On The Side?”

reddit.com Report

Candace Fitzpatrick
Community Member
1 month ago

Where I’m from that’s about $12 worth of extra avocado in a restaurant

View More Replies...
View more comments
#23

Sour Cream On The Side Please

Sour Cream On The Side Please

5 months ago Report

zims
Community Member
1 month ago

It's taco bell, what do you expect?

View More Replies...
View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#24

Dude Asked For Extra Mayo

Dude Asked For Extra Mayo

reddit.com Report

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
1 month ago

Bahaha, at the description,

View More Replies...
View more comments
#25

Extra Limes For My Gin And Tonic

Extra Limes For My Gin And Tonic

reddit.com Report

zims
Community Member
1 month ago

Put limes the rest of the way around and invent the Palm Tonic.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#26

Asked For A Side Of Onions. Wasn't Disappointed

Asked For A Side Of Onions. Wasn't Disappointed

reddit.com Report

HempFairy
Community Member
1 month ago

They look delicious! Hummmmm....

View more comments
#27

“Can I Get Extra Egg?” In Tokyo, Japan

“Can I Get Extra Egg?” In Tokyo, Japan

reddit.com Report

Troux
Community Member
1 month ago

Fun fact: Standard Japanese does not differentiate between singular and plural, so 'egg' and 'eggs' are no different.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#28

Extra Tomato

Extra Tomato

reddit.com Report

Candace Fitzpatrick
Community Member
1 month ago

Makes sense

View more comments
#29

Ordered Two Cheese And One Pepperoni. Got One Pepperoni

Ordered Two Cheese And One Pepperoni. Got One Pepperoni

reddit.com Report

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
1 month ago

Is it common to be able to buy pizza by the slice?

View More Replies...
View more comments
#30

Customer Asked For An Ungodly Amount Of Pepperoni

Customer Asked For An Ungodly Amount Of Pepperoni

reddit.com Report

Pseudo Puppy
Community Member
1 month ago

if you can still see the crust - there's still space for more. ;)

View More Replies...
View more comments
#31

I Asked For Extra Fried Chickpeas In My Rice Bowl, And Got Exactly What I Asked For. Almost As Much Chickpea As There Was Rice

I Asked For Extra Fried Chickpeas In My Rice Bowl, And Got Exactly What I Asked For. Almost As Much Chickpea As There Was Rice

reddit.com Report

Troux
Community Member
1 month ago

That is a win! Looks delicious.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#32

My Husband Ordered A Hot Fudge Sundae With "As Many Peanuts As You're Allowed To Give Me" - He Happily Used Them All

My Husband Ordered A Hot Fudge Sundae With "As Many Peanuts As You're Allowed To Give Me" - He Happily Used Them All

reddit.com Report

Scagsy
Community Member
1 month ago

That is such an insane amount it's absolutely... um... nuts. sorry *ashamed face*

View More Replies...
View more comments
#33

Gin Martini, Extra Olives

Gin Martini, Extra Olives

reddit.com Report

HempFairy
Community Member
1 month ago

It looks like one of Maximum Derek's cocktail, from The Good Place!

View More Replies...
View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#34

Not Spaghetti. Extra Cheese At Chipotle Never Hit Like This Before

Not Spaghetti. Extra Cheese At Chipotle Never Hit Like This Before

reddit.com Report

BIG FOOT
Community Member
1 month ago

TOTAL WIN

View More Replies...
View more comments
#35

Someone Asked Me To Make One With “Everything” On It. 3 Mayos, Mustard, Ketchup, A1, 4 Hot Sauces, 5 Cheeses, All Veggies And All Toppings Plus Queso, Chili And Salsa Verde

Someone Asked Me To Make One With “Everything” On It. 3 Mayos, Mustard, Ketchup, A1, 4 Hot Sauces, 5 Cheeses, All Veggies And All Toppings Plus Queso, Chili And Salsa Verde

reddit.com Report

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
1 month ago

That looks bloody disgusting.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#36

I Ordered A Gyro Plate And A Side Of Fries

I Ordered A Gyro Plate And A Side Of Fries

reddit.com Report

Monty Is Fiennes
Community Member
1 month ago

Oh...they do not look like good chips....

View More Replies...
View more comments
#37

I Asked For My Burger To Be Cut In Half At Work...

I Asked For My Burger To Be Cut In Half At Work...

1 year ago Report

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
1 month ago

Wow, that burger is sooo pink.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#38

Told The Guys I Like A Lot Of Extra Sauce Because It Just Makes The Food So Much Better. They Definitely Complied. Shout Out To The Taco Bell On Central In NYC

Told The Guys I Like A Lot Of Extra Sauce Because It Just Makes The Food So Much Better. They Definitely Complied. Shout Out To The Taco Bell On Central In NYC

reddit.com Report

Freezer Burn
Community Member
1 month ago

On a side note, they are no longer serving their cheesy zesty potatoes or any cube potatoes for that matter anymore. That was literally my only reason for ever eating there. Thank you for reading my rant, I feel slightly better now. Please enjoy the rest of your day.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#39

I'd Be Fine With This, Honestly

I'd Be Fine With This, Honestly

reddit.com Report

Rissie
Community Member
1 month ago

Because it would become a freaking mess while transporting it to you and it doesn't come in packets?

View More Replies...
View more comments
#40

$18

$18

reddit.com Report

Scagsy
Community Member
1 month ago

Hope that bill isn't £s or $s or else that is one BIG bill to go with that one BIG Cheeseburger

View More Replies...
View more comments

Note: this post originally had 92 images. It’s been shortened to the top 40 images based on user votes.