Burger King returns to France

Last updated 09:33 23/12/2012

Relevant offers

Europe

Rolf Harris' daughter's bid to clear her father's name 3700 migrants rescued from boats off Libyan coast Pope tells elderly and sick he, too, is old and ailing English footballer Rio Ferdinand loses wife to cancer Royal baby: Aunty Pippa, Granddad Charles among family to visit Kate Middleton's little princess Bookies pick Charlotte and Alice for royal baby name Where's the Royal baby in line to the throne? Germany foils suspected Boston-style attack, officials say Queen Mother shot rats to prepare for Nazi raid US authorities knew of Germanwings pilot's depression

For the first time in 15 years, Burger King has served its flame-grilled Whoppers in France.

Burger King Worldwide opened a restaurant at Marseille airport on Saturday, returning to France thanks to an agreement with Autogrill, which operates restaurants at highway service stations.

The burger chain, the world's second biggest behind McDonald's, closed its 39 French restaurants in 1997, because they were not profitable.

Burger King says their next restaurant is planned at a highway service station in Champagne in the first half of 2013.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content