WTH is up with a big mac meal being over 10 dollars?
So they want over 6 dollars for a big mac by itself, $10 for the combo. Why? I could go to a premium restaurant and get a "top" notch meal for 17 bucks, I could Get a "premium" burger and fries anywhere for 13 dollars, why are fast food chains charging so much for their delicious non qualitable items?
btw I still like the value menu, I can get a decent 300 calorie burger for less than $2, but a 600 calorie burger, $7, wth
- dripLv 73 weeks ago
Where do you live? Big Mac meal around me costs 5.99
- Anonymous4 weeks ago
It's crazy. If I'm going to spend that much money, I'll go to the diner and get a fabulous burger for a few dollars more.
- THBBFT!Lv 64 weeks ago
Where I'm at it's $5.99 and comes with the medium size fries and drink. Upgrading those to a large costs more. I don't know how much more.
- jamesLv 71 month ago
Fast food is under Min wage laws. As wages go up so does price. Were high class places the help works for $2 a hour & tips. So don't forget to tip. Or they to will need bring qualified help up to Min. wage & prices will go up.
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- BobLv 71 month ago
A good part of it is that the minimum wage has been going up, and in the fast food business 30% of their costs is labor-or in other words the wages they have to pay their workers.
- SallyLv 41 month ago
I suggest you do the Burger King online survey. Then you can get a similar meal for 3.64 Federal Reserve Notes. Pay for it with a credit card that returns 2% of what you were charged. Keep in mind that BG only serves GMO food.Source(s): Donald Trump
- bobbyLv 61 month ago
It's because the whiny little crybabies who wanted $15 an hour to flip a burger, and guess what?, you get to pay for that increase through higher food prices.
- TasmLv 61 month ago
I thought the same thing. I ordered a meal and it costed like $15 and I could get all you can eat buffet for $12.50. Now I just get the plain cheeseburger for a dollar something.
- Donnie PorkoLv 71 month ago
Prices are more expensive at certain places. It’s usually more expensive at the mall, airport, sporting venues because rent is so much higher so the food costs much more.
- MattLv 61 month ago
Because fast food workers think they deserve $15 an hour.... Don't you remember?