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People are gutted to find out McDonald’s won’t be selling adult Happy Meals in the UK

McDisappointment! British fast food fans are ‘livid’ after McDonald’s announced it’s releasing adult Happy Meals in the US – but the offer WON’T be available in the UK

  •  People are ‘livid’ to find out that McDonald’s won’t be selling adult Happy Meals
  • The fast food giant announced the meals will only be sold in the US not the UK
  •  Many burger fans took to Twitter to voice their dismay at the sad revelation

British McDonald’s customers are ‘livid’ after the fast food chain announced it would unveil adult Happy Meals in the US – but they won’t be available in the UK.

Announcing the news on Instagram last week, McDonald’s confirmed it will release BigMac or 10-piece Chicken McNugget Happy Meals for adults complete with a ‘toy’ like collectables from fashion brands. 

The news sparked excitement that British shoppers might soon get their hands on the novelty release, however their hopes were dashed yesterday when McDonald’s confirmed they will only be available in the US.  

Many burger fans took to Twitter to voice their dismay at the revelation with one person saying: ‘Feel like pure s*** just want adult happy meals in the UK ‘

People are ‘livid’ to find out that McDonald’s won’t be selling adult Happy Meals in the UK after the fast food giant announced yesterday that the new adult Happy Meals will only be sold in the US

Manchester Evening News had contacted McDonald’s to see if the new menu update would cross the Atlantic, however a McDonald’s spokesperson dashed hopes by saying: ‘We have no plans to roll this out in the UK.’ 

Many were not disappointed by the news with one person saying: ‘If the UK doesn’t release Adult Happy Meals like the US that’ll be so s***.’ 

Another wrote: ‘I am livid that McDonald’s aren’t bringing adult happy meals to the UK, why are all promotions US based’.

Someone else said: ‘PLEASE DO THE ADULT HAPPY MEALS IN THE UK, I WAS GUTTED WHEN I FOUND OUT YOU WERE ONLY DOING IT IN AMERICA. I WANT AN ADULT HAPPY MEAL’.

A McDonald's spokesperson dashed hopes by saying they 'have no plans' to roll this out in the UK

A McDonald’s spokesperson dashed hopes by saying they ‘have no plans’ to roll this out in the UK

Four collectables from streetwear brand Cactus Plant Flea Market will first be included in the Happy Meals

Four collectables from streetwear brand Cactus Plant Flea Market will first be included in the Happy Meals

Customers can choose between a Big Mac or 10 chicken nuggets, which come with fries, a drink and a toy

Customers can choose between a Big Mac or 10 chicken nuggets, which come with fries, a drink and a toy

Another wrote: ‘I don’t know whether to laugh or cry on the fact, that us lot in the UK, are not getting adult happy meals. Talk about neglect. Lmfao’.

While another person wrote: ‘no UK adult happy meals? I bet I’m not the only UK resident unhappy about this. From now on my big Mac fries and coke is an unhappy meal’.

Announcing the news on Instagram last week, McDonald’s confirmed what kind of items adults can expect to find in their boxes in the US. 

Many were not disappointed by the news with one person saying: 'If the UK doesn't release Adult Happy Meals like the US that'll be so s***'

Many were not disappointed by the news with one person saying: ‘If the UK doesn’t release Adult Happy Meals like the US that’ll be so s***’

Customers can choose between a Big Mac or 10 chicken nuggets, which come with fries, a drink and a toy.

Four collectables from streetwear brand Cactus Plant Flea Market will first be included in the Happy Meals.  

Tariq Hassan, McDonald’s USA chief marketing and customer experience officer, said: ‘We’re taking one of the most nostalgic McDonald’s experiences and literally repackaging it in a new way that’s hyper-relevant for our adult fan.

‘I can’t wait to give fans a unique piece of art and culture as we dive headfirst into the dynamic world of Cactus Plant Flea Market together next week’.

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