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#Fast Food

# fast-food - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

All of McDonald's Irish drive-thrus to reopen by next Thursday
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

All of McDonald's Irish drive-thrus to reopen by next Thursday

May 27th 2020, 12:05 PM 24,307 Views 34 Comments

All 51 drive-thrus in Ireland will be open by 4 June.

# fast-food - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Supermac's to reopen certain outlets for drive-through and delivery
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Supermac's to reopen certain outlets for drive-through and delivery

Apr 22nd 2020, 10:42 AM 42,770 Views 68 Comments

The fast food outlet closed its premises last month due to the Covid-19 crisis.

# fast-food - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Coronavirus: McDonald's to close all Irish restaurants from tomorrow
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

Coronavirus: McDonald's to close all Irish restaurants from tomorrow

Mar 22nd 2020, 9:25 PM 100,958 Views 132 Comments

The closure affects all Irish and UK restaurants.

# fast-food - Friday 6 September, 2019

Irish Heart Foundation 'dismayed' after appeal against fast food restaurant near school rejected
# Skerries
# Skerries

Irish Heart Foundation 'dismayed' after appeal against fast food restaurant near school rejected

Sep 6th 2019, 10:27 PM 18,472 Views 30 Comments

Two HSE public health doctors had also objected to the proposal.

# fast-food - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Two HSE doctors call for planning permission to be refused for north Dublin drive-thru
# Skerries
# Skerries

Two HSE doctors call for planning permission to be refused for north Dublin drive-thru

Aug 15th 2019, 5:07 PM 52,803 Views 18 Comments

A number of appeals have already been lodged against the plans.

# fast-food - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Supermac's wins judgment cancelling trademark of most 'Mc' foods in Europe
# Trademark Wars
# Trademark Wars

Supermac's wins judgment cancelling trademark of most 'Mc' foods in Europe

Aug 6th 2019, 10:59 AM 54,511 Views 61 Comments

The ‘Mc’ prefix can now only be legitimately used by McDonald’s for chicken nuggets and sandwiches.

# fast-food - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Skerries residents appeal decision to allow fast food restaurant to be built 300m from school
# Skerries Point
# Skerries Point

Skerries residents appeal decision to allow fast food restaurant to be built 300m from school

Apr 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 14,687 Views 34 Comments

Planning permission for the restaurant was granted last month.

# fast-food - Friday 8 March, 2019

Community outraged after fast food restaurant gets planning permission 300m from school
# Skerries
# Skerries

Community outraged after fast food restaurant gets planning permission 300m from school

Mar 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 95,705 Views 102 Comments

The proposed restaurant will also be adjacent to a Montessori.

# fast-food - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Trump buys hundreds of burgers for football team as shutdown impacts staff
# Happy Meal
# Happy Meal

Trump buys hundreds of burgers for football team as shutdown impacts staff

Jan 15th 2019, 8:52 AM 38,921 Views 87 Comments

“We have some very large people that like eating, so I think we’re going to have a little fun.”

# fast-food - Friday 28 December, 2018

A look at some of the exciting fast food options around the world that aren't on Irish menus
# Fast Food
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Food

A look at some of the exciting fast food options around the world that aren't on Irish menus

Dec 28th 2018, 6:00 PM 7,189 Views 1 Comment

None of these have a patch on the humble spicebag.

# fast-food - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Fast food worker claimed supervisor said she reminded him of Benburb Street and had an 'arse like the back of a truck'
# Harassment Case
# Harassment Case

Fast food worker claimed supervisor said she reminded him of Benburb Street and had an 'arse like the back of a truck'

Nov 4th 2018, 8:00 AM 49,929 Views 0 Comments

The WRC found against the woman in the case however, because the company followed its policies in the matter.

# fast-food - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Fast-food chain sees 'huge' opportunities in Dublin - despite competition and high rent
# Leon
# Leon

Fast-food chain sees 'huge' opportunities in Dublin - despite competition and high rent

Sep 15th 2018, 7:00 AM 28,239 Views 18 Comments

The UK-based franchise has pushed back the launch of its first Irish outlet until early next year.

# fast-food - Sunday 17 June, 2018

The brain 'rewards' foods high in fats and carbohydrates
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

The brain 'rewards' foods high in fats and carbohydrates

Jun 17th 2018, 8:30 AM 16,199 Views 14 Comments

This combination of food lights up neural circuits in the reward centre of the brain.

# fast-food - Friday 23 February, 2018

KFC forced to destroy chicken as delivery fiasco rumbles on
# KFC Crisis
# KFC Crisis

KFC forced to destroy chicken as delivery fiasco rumbles on

Feb 23rd 2018, 1:05 PM 52,766 Views 68 Comments

The delivery crisis, which led to the closure of hundreds of KFC outlets, erupted last weekend after the fast food giant switched delivery operator.

# fast-food - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Poll: Do you regularly eat in fast food restaurants?
# Be Honest
# Be Honest

Poll: Do you regularly eat in fast food restaurants?

Feb 21st 2018, 12:45 PM 35,659 Views 77 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# fast-food - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

McDonald's Ireland not impacted by US changes - the Happy Meal cheeseburger is here to stay
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

McDonald's Ireland not impacted by US changes - the Happy Meal cheeseburger is here to stay

Feb 20th 2018, 6:01 AM 16,358 Views 28 Comments

McDonald’s US last week announced cheeseburgers and chocolate milk will no longer be listed options for Happy Meals.

# fast-food - Thursday 15 February, 2018

McDonald's US to cut chocolate milk and cheeseburgers from Happy Meal menu
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

McDonald's US to cut chocolate milk and cheeseburgers from Happy Meal menu

Feb 15th 2018, 10:47 PM 22,090 Views 44 Comments

Hamburgers and Chicken McNuggets will remain on the menu.

# fast-food - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Supermac's is hiring hundreds of people as it opens half a dozen new outlets
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

Supermac's is hiring hundreds of people as it opens half a dozen new outlets

Jan 24th 2018, 4:57 PM 25,797 Views 68 Comments

The Galway-founded company is looking for 400 new staff.

# fast-food - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Profits have doubled at Just Eat's Irish operation as its commission fees climb
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

Profits have doubled at Just Eat's Irish operation as its commission fees climb

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:48 PM 1,781 Views 0 Comments

The firm now has over 2,000 takeaways in Ireland on its service.

# fast-food - Friday 9 June, 2017

12 rituals you go through every time you order a takeaway
# Eat Up
From The Daily Edge
# Eat Up

12 rituals you go through every time you order a takeaway

Jun 9th 2017, 6:30 PM 14,411 Views 6 Comments

*chances stale prawn cracker*

# fast-food - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

The Supermacs hot muffin and ice cream is the unofficial national dessert of Ireland
# Muffin Top
From The Daily Edge
# Muffin Top

The Supermacs hot muffin and ice cream is the unofficial national dessert of Ireland

May 3rd 2017, 12:00 PM 8,082 Views 3 Comments

A love letter to a special dish.

# fast-food - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Which Irish Fast Food Chain Are You?
# Fast Food
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Food

Which Irish Fast Food Chain Are You?

Apr 30th 2017, 9:30 PM 13,314 Views 7 Comments

Bon app the teeth.

# fast-food - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

An idea for An Post? New Zealand's postal service starts delivering KFC
# Financial Struggles
# Financial Struggles

An idea for An Post? New Zealand's postal service starts delivering KFC

Apr 4th 2017, 7:37 AM 9,813 Views 25 Comments

The number of letters being posted in the country has halved in the last decade.

# fast-food - Thursday 2 March, 2017

You can now buy little pots of 'spice bag seasoning' in Dublin and Cork
# Flavour Of Love
From The Daily Edge
# Flavour Of Love

You can now buy little pots of 'spice bag seasoning' in Dublin and Cork

Mar 2nd 2017, 10:00 AM 12,686 Views 1 Comment

And cooking was never the same again.

# fast-food - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Supermacs are hiring... someone to taste their chicken sandwiches
# Drop Everything
# Drop Everything

Supermacs are hiring... someone to taste their chicken sandwiches

Feb 9th 2017, 3:04 PM 20,419 Views 27 Comments

Previous experience of “amazing food” is desirable, but not essential.

# fast-food - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Which Sauce Are You?
# Get Saucy
From The Daily Edge
# Get Saucy

Which Sauce Are You?

Jan 22nd 2017, 1:00 PM 9,309 Views 5 Comments

Garlic, curry, taco? THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT.

# fast-food - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Car driven through doors of fast food shop in Arklow
# Drive Through
# Drive Through

Car driven through doors of fast food shop in Arklow

Jan 11th 2017, 7:32 PM 25,718 Views 34 Comments

Luckily, no one was injured.

# fast-food - Monday 9 January, 2017

McDonald's sells majority stake in its Chinese restaurants to state-owned company
# MC CHINA
# MC CHINA

McDonald's sells majority stake in its Chinese restaurants to state-owned company

Jan 9th 2017, 11:03 PM 11,175 Views 13 Comments

The deal is part of an international turnaround plan by the Golden Arches as it struggles with sluggish growth in the US.

# fast-food - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

12 priceless tourist reviews of Supermacs
# Shmacks
From The Daily Edge
# Shmacks

12 priceless tourist reviews of Supermacs

Dec 27th 2016, 1:00 PM 18,908 Views 2 Comments

“It’s not cordon bleu.”

# fast-food - Monday 7 November, 2016

Wicklow has banned fast-food chains being built within 400m of schools
# No Fry Zone
# No Fry Zone

Wicklow has banned fast-food chains being built within 400m of schools

Nov 7th 2016, 7:00 PM 15,924 Views 64 Comments

The chairman of the campaigning group No Fry Zones 4 Kids, said he was “utterly delighted” at the result.

# fast-food - Friday 28 October, 2016

Man still in hospital with burns two weeks after being hit by firework in fast food outlet
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man still in hospital with burns two weeks after being hit by firework in fast food outlet

Oct 28th 2016, 12:57 PM 7,283 Views 7 Comments

Police have issued an image of the brand of firework rocket that caused the injuries.

# fast-food - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Poll: Will calorie counts on menus make you think twice about what you order?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Will calorie counts on menus make you think twice about what you order?

Sep 24th 2016, 9:30 AM 25,215 Views 105 Comments

The government’s action to tackle obesity was launched this week by the Health Minister Simon Harris.

# fast-food - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Man armed with gun robs fast food restaurant
# Antrim
# Antrim

Man armed with gun robs fast food restaurant

Sep 18th 2016, 2:54 PM 15,524 Views 7 Comments

He threatened staff and made off with a sum of cash.

# fast-food - Monday 1 August, 2016

This fast food birthday cake is an absolutely glorious abomination
# Fast Food
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Food

This fast food birthday cake is an absolutely glorious abomination

Aug 1st 2016, 2:00 PM 6,843 Views 2 Comments

Oh my GOD.

# fast-food - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

McDonald's is struggling to attract Americans back to its restaurants
# Not Lovin' It
# Not Lovin' It

McDonald's is struggling to attract Americans back to its restaurants

Jul 26th 2016, 4:58 PM 26,359 Views 60 Comments

Still, McDonald’s noted that it was the fourth straight quarter in which comparable-store sales rose in the US, despite “softening industry growth”.

# fast-food - Saturday 2 July, 2016

What Does Your Favourite Fast Food Says About You?
# A Pizza Hut A Pizza Hut
From The Daily Edge
# A Pizza Hut A Pizza Hut

What Does Your Favourite Fast Food Says About You?

Jul 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 13,089 Views 2 Comments

Come in and find out.

# fast-food - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

McDonald's is taking some of the mystery ingredients out of McNuggets
# Golden Nuggets
# Golden Nuggets

McDonald's is taking some of the mystery ingredients out of McNuggets

Apr 27th 2016, 8:53 PM 26,296 Views 43 Comments

The world’s biggest hamburger chain says it is testing a version without artificial preservatives.

# fast-food - Friday 8 April, 2016

13 signs your Supermac's addiction has gone too far
# Fast Food
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Food

13 signs your Supermac's addiction has gone too far

Apr 8th 2016, 3:58 PM 10,837 Views 4 Comments

It’s the greatest place on earth.

# fast-food - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

The battered sausage is the only thing you should be getting in the takeaway, TBH
# On The Batter
From The Daily Edge
# On The Batter

The battered sausage is the only thing you should be getting in the takeaway, TBH

Apr 6th 2016, 3:08 PM 12,370 Views 1 Comment

Apart from chips, obvs.

Burger King is launching these mad-looking red burgers in Ireland today
# Angriest Whopper
From The Daily Edge
# Angriest Whopper

Burger King is launching these mad-looking red burgers in Ireland today

Apr 6th 2016, 9:00 AM 10,499 Views 6 Comments

SPICY.

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