The largest McDonald’s restaurant is set to open in London in time for the start of the 2012 Olympic games the city is due to host.

The two-storey, 3,000 sq meter location is to open in the Stratford area of London, where many Olympic events are due to take place.

McDonald’s is a fast-food burger restaurant franchise that is one of the biggest and most well known brands within the franchise industry. The USA-based company has been franchising for over 50 years and has locations worldwide.