Number of McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom in 2023

May 23, 2023

How many McDonald's restaurants are there in the United Kingdom?

There are 1,393 McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom as of May 23, 2023. The country with the most number of McDonald's locations in the UK is England, with 1,182 restaurants, which is about 85% of all McDonald's restaurants in the UK.


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You can download the complete list of 1,393 McDonald's locations data as an Excel file, along with geo-coded addresses, phone numbers and open hours from our data store.

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Top 6 Countrys with the most McDonald's restaurants


1,182 (85%)

A restaurant for every 47,620 people, in England with about 85% of the total number of McDonald's restaurants


110 (8%)

A restaurant for every 49,664 people, in Scotland with about 8% of the total number of McDonald's restaurants


71 (5%)

A restaurant for every 44,408 people, in Wales with about 5% of the total number of McDonald's restaurants

Country Number of restaurants Population Population per restaurant
England 1,182 (85%) 56.29M 47.62K
Scotland 110 (8%) 5.46M 49.66K
Wales 71 (5%) 3.15M 44.41K
Northern Ireland 28 (2%) 1.89M 67.64K
Isle of Man (0%) 85.00K 85.00K
Channel Islands (0%) 174.00K 174.00K

There are no countries without McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom

Cities with the most number of McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom

City Country Number of Locations
Glasgow Scotland 20
Birmingham England 20
Liverpool England 16
Leeds England 14
Westminster England 13
Manchester England 13
Edinburgh Scotland 12
Nottingham England 12
Bristol England 11
Leicester England 9

McDonald's vs competitors

Number of locations Number of States Number of cities
McDonald's   vs   Co-op Food 3,889 (+2,496 locations than McDonald's) 6 (Same as McDonald's) 1,184 (+462 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Greggs 2,238 (+845 locations than McDonald's) 4 ( -2 states than McDonald's) 1,167 (+445 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Subway 2,227 (+834 locations than McDonald's) 4 ( -2 states than McDonald's) 790 (+68 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Starbucks 1,204 ( -189 locations than McDonald's) 5 ( -1 states than McDonald's) 482 ( -240 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Pizza Hut 542 ( -851 locations than McDonald's) 4 ( -2 states than McDonald's) 236 ( -486 cities than McDonald's)

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Download the complete database of McDonald's Locations in UK

You can download the full list of McDonald's locations used for this analysis from our data store. Here is a random sample of 10 records for you to look at the fields and the data that we provide.

Name Street City Country Zip Code Phone Latitude Longitude Address Last Updated Date
Cheshire O Kinsey Road Ellesmere Port England CH65 9JJ 0151 356 7433 53.26533 -2.87983 Kinsey Road, Ellesmere Port, England, CH65 9JJ 2023-05-23
Sparkford Wakes Garage A303 Yeovil England BA22 7JE 01935 851623 51.02995 -2.57291 Wakes Garage A303, Yeovil, England, BA22 7JE 2023-05-23
Enniskille Cathcart Square Enniskillen Northern Ireland BT74 6HJ 028 6632 9329 54.34363 -7.629651 Cathcart Square, Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, BT74 6HJ 2023-05-23
Strabane 37 Railway Street Strabane Northern Ireland BT82 8EQ 028 7188 6002 54.829323 -7.468002 37 Railway Street, Strabane, Northern Ireland, BT82 8EQ 2023-05-23
Penrith Ca Penrith Railway Station Penrith England CA11 7JQ 01768 868347 54.662464 -2.757799 Penrith Railway Station, Penrith, England, CA11 7JQ 2023-05-23
Chelmsford Essex Regiment Way Chelmsford England CM3 3PZ 01245 512961 51.771676 0.486944 Essex Regiment Way, Chelmsford, England, CM3 3PZ 2023-05-23
Markham Mr Markham Moor Roundabout Retford England DN22 0QU 01777 838808 53.255596 -0.921709 Markham Moor Roundabout, Retford, England, DN22 0QU 2023-05-23
Edinburgh Corstorphine Retail Park Edinburgh Scotland EH12 8HW 0131 334 9789 55.942246 -3.293581 Corstorphine Retail Park, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH12 8HW 2023-05-23
Bideford Atlantic Park Bideford England EX39 3QU 01237 479145 51.008909 -4.238978 Atlantic Park, Bideford, England, EX39 3QU 2023-05-23
Omagh - No Dromore Road Omagh Northern Ireland BT78 1QZ 028 8224 0916 54.594792 -7.311898 Dromore Road, Omagh, Northern Ireland, BT78 1QZ 2023-05-23

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