It wasn’t farewell after all; the McDonald’s cult classic McRib is back for a limited time

It won’t be available nationwide, but it will be on menus in San Antonio

This photo provided by McDonald's shows the McRib sandwich. (Uncredited, Unlimited)

SAN ANTONIO – Like many classic rock bands, this cult classic sandwich just can’t say goodbye.

Despite its “farewell tour” last fall, McDonald’s announced the McRib sandwich is once again on the menu for a limited time.

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It won’t be available nationwide, but you will be able to get your hands on one in San Antonio. The sandwich is only being offered in the South and Central U.S.

McDonald’s first introduced the sandwich in 1981 and has been discontinued and brought back many times since.


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