The McDonald’s Menu Song (1988)

The audio of this was given away as a promo item on a flexidisc record, and it became a popular meme for us schoolkids to memorize, which was, at the time, an accurate recitation of the entire McDonald’s menu.

Brian Boone

From the middle of nowhere in the Pacific Northwest, I contribute to the Retroist, write for trivia publications, and blog about music in a humorous fashion. I feel about "Back to the Future" the way you feel about "Star Wars." Also, I'm married and have a child (sorry ladies, orphans).

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2 thoughts on “The McDonald’s Menu Song (1988)

  1. The saddest part of this? I still remember the song. Word for word. I haven’t even played the video you linked yet, so it’ll be the first time I’ve heard it in 22 years, but I still remember the bloody song. How sad am I that I’m living proof that gimmick advertising works? And it works really well?

    I used to try to say it all in one breath. I also remember kids in middle school paying me to recite it. My misspent youth.

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