THIS is the bizarre moment a woman turned up to a McDonald’s drive-thru on a HORSE.
The customer was seen arriving at the fast food chain in Borehamwood, Herts., on horseback earlier this week.
The woman could be seen riding her horse behind cars as she went to the drive thru[/caption]
She dismounted the pony to place her order – as the inquisitive animal poked its nose through the window[/caption]
The customer could be seen leading her steed away with a coffee after picking up a coffee[/caption]
The drive-thru is normally reserved for cars, with on-the-go diners ordering from their vehicle via a hole in the wall.
But this bold rider managed to pick up a coffee on four legs instead, dismounting at the window to place her order, Bristol Live reports.
While telling a member of staff what she wanted, the woman’s pet could be seen poking its snout through the window – possibly looking for a treat itself.
But the well behaved animal took matters in its stride, calmly walking away after the purchase.
The woman lead the pony away with a coffee in hand, chatting away on her mobile phone in the other.
It is unclear whether she ordered any food for her steed – or whether she decided to keep their diet to carrots and hay.
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According to McDonald’s, they do not typically serve horse riders – and anything other than a car or road-worthy vehicle is also banned.
It states on its website: “Our drive-thru lanes are custom built for motor cars, vans, trucks and road-worthy mobility scooters.
“The health and safety of our customers and employees is our top priority and for this reason we are unable to serve pedestrians, bicycle riders, non road-worthy mobility scooters, horse riders or any horse-drawn vehicles through the Drive-thru lane.
“Customers on mobility scooters that are not built for road travel are welcome to bring their mobility scooter into the restaurant where possible.”
McDonald’s says it doesn’t normally serve customers on horseback[/caption]
This woman chatted on the phone after grabbing a coffee to go[/caption]
Baffled onlookers photographed the bizarre scenes[/caption]