Africa

Fast Foods Gone Global

From McDonald's in Marrakech offering the McArabia to Dunkin’ Donuts in Dubai serving date donuts, American fast-food chains adapt their menus to celebrate the local flavors of Africa and the Middle East.

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Coca-Cola

With hundreds of flavors to choose from, locals prefer the adapted tangy ginger beer.

Victoria and Alfred Waterfront
Cape Town, South Africa

 
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Coca-Cola

Just as it has in other countries, Coca-Cola has adapted its flavors to appeal to the local consumer. The company also started safe-drinking water programs in Accra in order to brew their local beverages.

Throughout city streets of Accra, Ghana

 
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Coca-Cola

Moroccans revere Coca-Cola and its local Hawai tropical-flavored beverage as a priceless thirst-quenching beverage.

Marrakech, Morocco

 
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Domino’s

Beloved by the King of Jordan himself, Domino’s in Jordan carries traditional Western, as well as Middle Eastern-flavored pizzas.

Shemisani - Queen Noor St
Amman, Jordan

 
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Dunkin’ Donuts

Opened in 1997, Dunkin’ Donuts now has 70 locations across the United Arab Emirates, turning out some 70,000 donuts a day!

Deira City Centre Shopping Mall
Dubai, UAE

 
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KFC

Opened in South Africa in 1971, KFC offers breakfast options, such as the “Deluxe Burger with an Egg,” alongside the Colonel’s favorites.

135 Main Rd, Somerset West
Cape Town, South Africa

 
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KFC

Since it opened in Ghana in 2011, KFC has added more spice to its menu items to accommodate Ghanaian tastes.

Osu Oxford Street
Accra, Ghana

 
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KFC

Located inside a mall, this KFC offers shoppers the Colonel’s classic fried chicken as well as spicier dishes on the go. Don’t miss the veggie burger made with chickpeas, carrots and peppers, all served with fresh pineapple.

Bagatelle Mall
La Chaussee Street, Port Louis

 

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