McDonald’s Relaunches Breakfast Menu With Hash Browns And McMuffins

Breakfast menu relaunches in 42 restaurants on Wednesday 24 June


Olivia Petter, Independent (UK)

Jun 24, 2020


McDonald’s has relaunched its breakfast menu after more than three months.


From Wednesday 24 June, the fast food chain will be serving breakfast at 42 of its UK restaurants.


The menu will be limited initially, but staples such as hash browns, McMuffins, and pancakes will all be available.


If the initial rollout for breakfast goes smoothly, McDonald’s will extend the service to its other restaurants.


CEO Paul Pomroy said: “As with our main menu, we will have a limited menu at breakfast but we’ve kept the classics – hash browns, McMuffins and pancakes all return.”


Mr Pomroy added that due to new health and safety measures imposed to ensure the restaurants are Covid-secure, certain dishes will not be included on the breakfast menu.


“Unfortunately, whilst adhering to social distancing guidelines, we are unable to serve porridge, bagels and our Breakfast Wrap. This is because we have fewer people in the kitchen,” he explained.


He went on to explain that there are certain items that take more time to prepare in the kitchen and therefor may put workers at greater risk.


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