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Waltham Abbey, England
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  • Food
    1.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Food is standard but hardly convenient

The McDonald's is located right next to a traffic light system and car park that can sometimes make it impossible to get in or out at peak times. There really needs to be another exit out of the car park. Generally staff get the order right when going for drive-through, but my last order they... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The McDonald's is located right next to a traffic light system and car park that can sometimes make it impossible to get in or out at peak times. There really needs to be another exit out of the car park. Generally staff get the order right when going for drive-through, but my last order they missed out my burger entirely... More 

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Thank rjc_uk1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Rubbish food and slow service, chips are practically cold when served, there was no straws out , no serviettes, sauce slatted everywhere , I even saw one of the staff nearly slip over on something and didn't even stop to clean it up, diabolical.

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204 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

The young lady who served me was great. Very friendly and took the time to have a laugh with my kids. The good ends there. The not so good... Hand dryer did not work in gents. After placing order - it was quiet at about quarter to 12 on a Saturday morning - waited ages, and I'm talking about 15... More 

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Thank Acornise
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

Every time I use the drive through the service is shocking. They forget items on the order. Inside is always full of kids sharing a coke and generally being loud. Food is generally like warm to cold. The manager doesn't manage. The evening staff are pretty useless too. Only go if you are desperate for the toilet.

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Thank manjack69
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

9 times out of 10 they get the order wrong at the drive thru I would not recorded the drive thru .unless you like wasting your time .never get an appology

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Thank ajg101971
Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

It's Mcdonald, nothing special, nothing to shout about. But good while you are pecking and passing by in the late evening. Have also been for lunch with family and there were some special activities going on, which the kids loved.It is so easy to please 5 year olds. Service is fine, just like other Mcdonalds and food too is the... More 

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1 Thank N2018
London
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

It's a Mcdonalds what do you expect? It does everything it says on the tin If you don't like McDonalds don't go here because it's a McDonalds!

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Thank Imayid
Bray, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

i have attended to ym local mc Donalds in my area a couple days ago i just wanted to say that i was very happy with the staff, They were so kind and helpful the food was served fast and was only freshly made, my little cousin was so happy cause they gave him 2 toys in his happy meal... More 

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Thank Dylan B
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204 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Nice if you like that sort of thing. Staff are good in this one. Food is exactly the same as in any other McDonalds you have ever been too. Which is kind of the point - isn't it?

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Thank Acornise
Essex
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62 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

Mcdonalds this is a burger bar not a Resturant. As another reviewer says someone is having a joke. Typical McDonald's high fat junk food in brief avoid.

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  • Address: Waltham Abbey, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Waltham Abbey

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