New McDonalds Flagship Store

This is not an Apple Store with a McDonalds inside, but rather the latter’s all-new flagship store in Chicago – formerly the ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll McDonald’s’. This 19,000-square-foot space was designed by Chicago-based Ross Barney Architects and boasts floating glass gardens, touch-screens, 27-foot windows, as well as wireless phone charging technology. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

New McDonalds Flagship Store
New McDonalds Flagship Store
New McDonalds Flagship Store

“The incredibly futuristic eatery will remain open 24 hours a day and seven days a week, but the new restaurant nixes Beatles and Elvis paraphernalia in favor of self-order kiosks, table service, mobile order and pay, and delivery, plus a standalone McCafe area. There are also more than 70 trees at ground level and on-site solar panels that are expected to cover 60 percent of the building’s electrical demands,” reports Yahoo News.