Skip to comments.Thousands line up for last Big Mac in Iceland
Posted on 11/01/2009 12:53:40 PM PST by UAConservative
REYKJAVIK (Reuters) - Thousands of Icelanders lined up at McDonald's restaurants to order their last Big Macs before the U.S. fast-food chain abandons the crisis-hit island at midnight Saturday due to soaring costs.
The world's largest fast-food company said earlier this week that all three of its restaurants in Iceland, operated by franchisee Jon Ogmundsson, would shut down October 31.
The outlets have been packed since the announcement, with lines at one restaurant on the east side of the city backing up out the door and onto the street.
At lunchtime Friday the outlet's parking lot was full and staff inside were working furiously to keep up with the soaring demand.
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Got a link to the phobia thread?
I can't let this pass. The McRib sandwich is one of the finest culinary creations in the history of food, and I don't know how any rational person can say differently. And, let's not forget the Shamrock Shake. Tantalizing!
The further west in Oz, the more beautiful the wimmins. I was in the lobster importing biz and the plants were all in Freo; used to love to eat at Kailis' Restaurant.
You must be a BK fan.
I don’t eat fast food crap!
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