Eating out in restaurants, or getting treats like ice cream or coffee, is one of the joys in life. Many restaurants and snack shops regularly run specials to lure you in the door. We try to find those for you.
We found these new food deals:
Free Harvest Chicken Salad at Wendy’s
Wendy’s is introducing its first-ever fall salad, as part of the chain’s leafy lineup — the Harvest Chicken Salad.
The seasonally-inspired flavors will satisfy any fall cravings from your palate. And the best part? Wendy’s is kicking off the official start of fall with a mobile offer for a FREE half-size Harvest Chicken Salad with any purchase.
Download the Wendy’s app to bite into the deal, which runs from Sept. 22 to Oct. 7.
Built on a blended bed of romaine, crisp iceberg and spring mix lettuce, the Harvest Chicken Salad touts brown sugar walnuts, green and red apples, feta cheese, Applewood-smoked bacon and a savory apple cider vinaigrette — topped with a freshly grilled, all-white meat chicken breast.
For calorie counters, a full-size, fully dressed salad (which includes all toppings and two packets of dressing) is only 570 calories. (The half-size entrée is 320 calories and includes all toppings and one packet of dressing.)
At most locations, the full-size Harvest Chicken Salad is available for $6.79 and a half-size for $4.79.
Free deep-fried Twinkie for pirates on Sept. 19
Arrgh! If you’re looking for a “bar of gold”, sail over to Long John Silver’s for a sweet treat. On Sept. 19, customers who talk like a pirate get a FREE Deep-Fried Twinkie at participating locations.
Here are a few suggestions: “ARR, I’ve come to plunder me free treat!” or “Ahoy, matey! I’ve come for me free ‘bar of gold!’” No need to dress up — just do your best pirate impression for the sweet treat.
If you decide to dress up and go “full pirate”, get a FREE Fish ‘N Fry.
Free Single hamburger at Wendy’s
Through Sept. 30, get a FREE Dave’s Single hamburger with any purchase. You must download the Wendy’s app and sign-up for an account.
Among other deals, the FREE burger can be found under “Offers.”
Redeem the digital coupon in the restaurant via the app. The offer can be redeemed once per day.
Free Halo Top ice cream pint
To celebrate the first day of fall, Halo Top Creamery is offering customers a chance to get their hands on its latest seasonal flavor Pumpkin Pie (or any flavor) completely FREE.
If you’re unfamiliar with Halo Top Creamery, its ice cream is higher in protein and lower in calories, fat and sugar — compared with other national brands.
To get the freebie, visit halotop.com/new on Sept. 22 starting at 12:01 a.m. (EDT) to print the required coupon.
The coupon will be redeemable for a FREE pint, but only on Sept. 22 at major retailers nationwide, including Target and Walmart, while supplies last.
Free entree at P.F. Chang’s
It’s not often P.F. Chang’s China Bistro offers a big discount or coupon, so that makes this deal even tastier.
Through Sept. 19, get a FREE entrée (of equal or lesser value) with any entrée purchase — dine-in only. The offer requires this coupon, which you can print or show on your phone.
Free McDonald’s fries every Friday
Who doesn’t love McDonald’s fries?
Especially, when they’re fresh, piping hot and FREE. Fry fans can get FREE medium fries with any purchase of $1 or more on Fridays via the McDonald’s app.
The offer is valid for 24 hours on Fridays at participating locations, through Dec. 28. (Download and registration is required.)
When paying, open the offer on the app (under “Deals”) and scan the code at the register.
50-cent Frosty at Wendy’s
For a limited time, cool off at Wendy’s restaurant with a small Frosty for just 50 cents at participating locations.
Made with quality ingredients, including real cream and fresh milk, the Frosty has become a favorite treat for many. Enjoy the creamy concoction in chocolate or vanilla flavors. Or try both. After all, they are only 50 cents.
There is no limit, so everyone in your group can enjoy the popular dessert. Some people even like to dip fries in it for a sweet and salty snack.
Daylight deals at Red Lobster
Red Lobster just introduced early dining specials — perfect for those who prefer their savings (and seafood) during the day. Even better, the offers are a permanent fixture on its menu, not for-a-limited-time.
The daily deals are valid only Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m , so plan accordingly. (The only exception is the Tuesday deal, which is available all day.)
Red Lobster is often the restaurant destination for special occasions, including birthdays, anniversaries and graduations. Thanks to these daylight deals, friends and family might consider organizing a daytime gathering and use the extra savings on a gift.
Endless Shrimp Monday: Mix-and-match Shrimp Scampi, Fried Shrimp and Grilled Shrimp Skewer endlessly for just $15.
To Go Tuesday: Enjoy your seafood favorites from the comfort of your home or office with 15% offonline to-go orders – all day long. Place your order at RedLobsterToGo.com using promo code TUESDAY.
Four-Course Wednesday: Get Red Lobster’s famous 4-Course Feast, with soup, salad, entrée and dessert for only $15.
Petite Ultimate Feast Thursday: Smaller portions, but just as “ultimate.” Dive into a petite Maine lobster tail, wild-caught snow crab legs, garlic shrimp scampi and Walt’s Favorite Shrimp for just $20.
Fish Fry Friday – Celebrate the start of the weekend with Fish Fry Friday for $10
Free Bloomin’ Onion at Outback
If Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Ford Fusion, finishes in the top 10 in a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race, you get a free Bloomin’ Onion® appetizer with any purchase the Monday immediately following the race. Just say “Bloomin’ Monday” to your server. Limit one per table. For locations, click here. Offer subject to change.
Discount scoop at Baskin-Robbins on the 31st of each month
Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, continues its cool “Celebrate 31” promotion, celebrating more than 70 years of scooping the sweet stuff.
On the 31st of every month in 2017 and 2018, enjoy a single scoop of ice cream (in a cup or cone) for $1.50 at participating locations. (Waffle cones and toppings are extra.)
The popular ice cream shop will serve up the sweet deal on the 31st of each month through the end of the year — mark your calendars for January, March, May, July, August, October and December.
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