A list of McDonald’s menu items, ranked by calories

McDonald’s is known to have some localized menu items at their international locations, but the chain also has a fair amount of classics that the world knows and loves.

Chances are you’ve never really looked at the nutrition facts for favorites like the Egg McMuffin, a Big Mac, and Chicken McNuggets.

That’s why we’ve put together a ranked list of some of McDonald’s most popular menu items, based on calories. We found this information on the chain’s website, where it lists all menu items, along with their nutritional information.

Keep in mind that this ranking is based solely on calories and doesn’t take into consideration other important factors like sodium and fat content.

Hash browns: 150 calories

Vanilla sundae cone: 200 calories

Apple Pie: 240 calories


Chicken McNuggets (6 pieces): 270 calories


Cheeseburger: 300 calories


Egg McMuffin: 300 calories


Fries (medium): 340 calories


Filet-o-Fish: 390 calories


McChicken: 410 calories


Double cheeseburger: 440 calories


Sausage McMuffin with egg: 480 calories


Oreo McFlurry (regular size): 510 calories


Big Mac: 540 calories