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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

First time to this McDonalds. Speed of service was quick and easy even with the kids special orders. The new system is in 1 aspect fast withi taking the order and someone putting the order together but its not so good when the 2nd person misses items from the order. Other than that overall good restaurant.

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Thank markjw4119
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

I visited the restaurant this evening at approx 6.30pm via the drive through and was astounded by the poor attitude of the girl serving us food at the end window. Having ordered a McCafe Ice Mango Cooler as part of my order the girl gave me a half full drink and when I questioned why it was half full she... More 

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74 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Went here on way back from a trip to the farm. Never been in here before but it was convenient for our location. The parking was a nightmare, which in fairness was not mcd's fault. Entrance to parking is on really busy traffic light junction so it was caos getting in and out of turning. Parking was busy but ok... More 

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Thank joandclo
Reading
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77 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016

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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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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244 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles 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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10 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles 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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63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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London
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast Food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waltham Abbey, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Waltham Abbey

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?