McDonald's Menu Mania: Bagel Sandwiches, Spicy McNuggets, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Arrive

From breakfast bagel comebacks to the return of Spicy McNuggets, check out new and returning favorites at McDonald's.
Updated April 3, 2024
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McDonald's is bringing back fan favorites alongside an exciting new menu collab. The breakfast bagel sandwich is making a comeback after four years, and for a limited time, Spicy McNuggets are back on the menu. Plus, a Krispy Kreme collab is underway.

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Bagel mania is back after years

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Remember those toasted bagel breakfast sandwiches McDonald's offered a while back? Well, they're returning in April 2024. Get ready to sink your teeth into three varieties: bacon, egg, and cheese; sausage, egg, and cheese; and steak, egg, and cheese.

Pricing may vary by location, but expect to pay around $4.69 for the bacon and sausage options and around $5.39 for the steak bagel.

Spicy McNugget fans rejoice

The Big L/Adobe McDonald s Chicken Nuggets in a box

The wait is over — Spicy Chicken McNuggets are making a fiery comeback at participating locations for a limited time only. This on-again, off-again item offers more kick than McDonald's regular nuggets thanks to a crispy coating seasoned with a signature blend of aged cayenne and chili pepper.

Be sure to check with your local McDonald's, as availability is confirmed in major cities like San Francisco, Chicago, Miami, Philadelphia, and New York City.

Krispy Kreme meets Mickey D's

4kclips/Adobe Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Here's a collaboration you might not have seen coming. McDonald's will be offering Krispy Kreme Doughnuts alongside their regular menu. You can expect to indulge in three Krispy Kreme doughnut varieties: original glazed, chocolate iced with sprinkles, and a filled chocolate iced.

These will be available individually and in boxes of six as long as daily supplies last.

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Bottom line

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Also, be sure to check availability beforehand, as these items may not be available in all locations yet.

Editor's Note: Generative AI tools helped write this story.

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Maneesha Tiwari With more than seven years of experience managing content and editorial teams, Maneesha is passionate about news and how to help her audience navigate the ever-changing landscape of personal finance. She previously served as a journalist for Reuters, where she covered the stock market.

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