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Does McDonalds Take Apple Pay?

Does McDonalds Take Apple Pay

I often go to the McDonalds with my girlfriend since she likes burgers, fries, chicken, breakfast, salads, desserts and everything at the store. But when it came to making payments, I was head-scratching as I did not know that McDonald take Apple Pay.

For cure, McDonald’s is the biggest food chain store started in the USA and expanded worldwide. As McDonald’s is the biggest food chain worldwide, many users like me also question ‘does McDonald’s take Apple Pay?’. Let’s find it out.

Does McDonald’s Take Apple Pay?

Yes, McDonald’s does take Apple Pay in restaurants, drive-thru and McDonalds app. In 2014, McDonalds added Apple Pay payment mode support. It was one of the biggest stores that initiated Apple Pay payment acceptance.

Can I use Apple Pay at McDonalds Drive-Thru?

Yes, Apple Pay also works t McDonalds drive-thru window. Instead of paying via cash, you can ask the cashier to generate the card reader to pay via Apple Pay. But make sure that the card reader has a long cord and you need to hold your iPhone close to it.

How To via Apple Pay in McDonalds App?

If you are using McDonalds app then you can pay using Apple Pay from the app. You need to add Apple Pay under the Payment Method of McDonalds app.  To do that, tap on the “Mode” tab at the bottom of the app, select Profile, tap Payment Method, and add the Apple Pay payment option.

Also, if you are using Apple Watch with Apple Pay, you can pay from your wrist via Apple Pay to McDonald’s store and drive-thru. You will need to ask the cashier to show the card reader, unlock your Apple Watch, hold your Apple Watch over the NFS-based card reader and enter the passcode to make the final payment.

McDonald’s has more than 38,000 outlets all over the USA. There are many stores in other countries, but Apple Pay support is not available in every region. Also, some countries do not support Apple Pay on their device. But the company is still working on expanding the support.

Do you often use Apple Pay to make payments? Please share your experience in the comment box.

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