Hot Deals Post and Discuss Non-DVD Bargains and Sales!

Birthday Deals

Old 09-12-13, 12:17 PM
  #1  
Challenge Guru & Comic Nerd
Thread Starter
 
Trevor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: spiritually, Minnesota
Posts: 36,365
Received 464 Likes on 306 Posts
Birthday Deals

Trying to eat free today to justify spending more money on comic books, so I'm searching for places that will give me free food.

Most of these you must first sign up for their free frequent customer club or email list or whatever. I'll update this post as info is added.

Applebee's
Arby's - free small shake with purchase
Atlanta Bread Company
Baskin Robbins
Ben and Jerry's
Chevy's
Chili's
Denny's
Hooters
IHOP
Jack in the Box
Longhorn Steakhouse
Mimi's Cafe - free entree with $20 purchase
Rita's Italian Ice
Old 09-12-13, 12:24 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: MN
Posts: 23,936
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
Re: Birthday Deals

Ruby Tuesday, Moes, and Noodles and Co all give you one too (the nice thing is, they aren't limited to the day of your birthday).

Happy Birthday!
Old 09-12-13, 12:56 PM
  #3  
Challenge Guru & Comic Nerd
Thread Starter
 
Trevor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: spiritually, Minnesota
Posts: 36,365
Received 464 Likes on 306 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Instead of re-inventing the wheel, for now at least; here's a great website with tons of deals and links.

http://www.spoofee.com/birthday-free...t#.UjHndsu9KSM
Old 09-15-13, 08:04 PM
  #4  
Suspended
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 36
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Going grocery shopping is a lot better then going out. You get to get food that will last you 3-6 months.
Old 09-16-13, 04:56 PM
  #5  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 3,292
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by Armymanis View Post
Going grocery shopping is a lot better then going out. You get to get food that will last you 3-6 months.
WOW!! This sounds great!

So, how does this work? Will the grocery store deliver my dinner, or will I have to go through the drive thru?

/sarcasm
Old 09-28-13, 12:09 AM
  #6  
DVD Talk Hero
 
Abob Teff's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Not necessarily Formerly known as Solid Snake
Posts: 25,786
Received 650 Likes on 458 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by darkflounder View Post
WOW!! This sounds great!

So, how does this work? Will the grocery store deliver my dinner, or will I have to go through the drive thru?

/sarcasm
Think of it as the best buffet ever ... Just go in and start eating, then pay the cashier on the way out.
Old 10-05-13, 02:31 AM
  #7  
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
SterlingBen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Tulsa
Posts: 7,636
Received 250 Likes on 162 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Fuddruckers give you a free 1/3lb burger.
Old 12-19-13, 03:56 PM
  #8  
Cool New Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Bay Area
Posts: 28
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Coldstone Creamery sends you a coupon for free icecream if you sign up for their mailing list.
Old 12-29-13, 10:04 PM
  #9  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Posts: 6,459
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
Re: Birthday Deals

Jason's Deli: -5.00 off coupon by email. McAlister's Deli is that or a free entrée, I can not remember. Both you have to sign up for thier emails.
Old 12-29-13, 10:23 PM
  #10  
Moderator
 
story's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Hope.
Posts: 12,353
Received 1,197 Likes on 711 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Cool idea for a thread, Trevor.
Old 02-04-14, 11:58 PM
  #11  
New Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 1
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Nice post trevor i think shopping is better for lot....
Old 02-05-14, 12:07 AM
  #12  
DVD Talk Godfather
 
Michael Corvin's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 1999
Location: Louisville, KY
Posts: 61,870
Received 676 Likes on 479 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Red Robin - Free Burger

And for those with children:
Zaxby's - free kid's meal
Bob Evan's - free kid's meal
Old 08-06-14, 10:24 AM
  #13  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Brooklyn, USA
Posts: 545
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

A & W offers a free root beer float on your birthday with sign up.

awrestaurants.com

Click on Mug Club Signup top right.
Old 08-06-14, 02:24 PM
  #14  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Cardsfan111's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Indiana
Posts: 18,198
Likes: 0
Received 249 Likes on 175 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by CalebAndCo View Post
A & W offers a free root beer float on your birthday with sign up.

awrestaurants.com
And they're giving them away free today to anyone. Happy National Root Beer Float Day!
Old 08-07-14, 05:13 AM
  #15  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 2,767
Received 3 Likes on 2 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by Cardsfan111 View Post
And they're giving them away free today to anyone. Happy National Root Beer Float Day!
None in my neck of the woods - nearest one is over two and half hours away.

So I wounded up making one of my own instead.
Old 08-08-14, 09:15 AM
  #16  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Brooklyn, USA
Posts: 545
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by LaxBandit View Post
None in my neck of the woods - nearest one is over two and half hours away.

So I wounded up making one of my own instead.
You hurt yourself making a float?!? :P
Old 08-08-14, 02:32 PM
  #17  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 2,767
Received 3 Likes on 2 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by CalebAndCo View Post
You hurt yourself making a float?!? :P
Yeah, I did hurt myself - the glass fell off the counter and landed on my foot! man did it hurt! LOL!
Opps! of course I meant to type wound instead of wounded.

Last edited by LaxBandit; 08-08-14 at 02:55 PM.
Old 07-21-15, 05:13 PM
  #18  
Challenge Guru & Comic Nerd
Thread Starter
 
Trevor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: spiritually, Minnesota
Posts: 36,365
Received 464 Likes on 306 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

http://dealnews.com/features/Free-Pr...s/1081056.html
Old 07-27-15, 03:55 PM
  #19  
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: North Cacalaca
Posts: 8,561
Received 30 Likes on 16 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Another freebie, not listed in the link Trevor posted, is for a free BD sub from Firehouse Subs.
Just sign up for their newsletter, and they'll e-mail you a coupon around your day.
http://www.firehousesubs.com/newsletter/
Old 09-12-16, 10:09 AM
  #20  
Challenge Guru & Comic Nerd
Thread Starter
 
Trevor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: spiritually, Minnesota
Posts: 36,365
Received 464 Likes on 306 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Yearly bump to remind us to eat free on our birthdays.
Originally Posted by Blaze Lennox View Post
Nice post trevor i think shopping is better for lot....
What an interesting first and only post in our forums. We miss you Blaze.
Old 09-15-18, 02:10 PM
  #21  
Challenge Guru & Comic Nerd
Thread Starter
 
Trevor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: spiritually, Minnesota
Posts: 36,365
Received 464 Likes on 306 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

This year, I didn’t go out of my way to search for deals, but did get my annual free sub at Firehouse, a free small shake at Sonic, and a free Bang Bang Shrimp at Bonefish.
Old 09-15-18, 07:07 PM
  #22  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: N. Carolina
Posts: 1,980
Received 17 Likes on 15 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Got a free 1 topping large pizza from CiCi's today. Had a choice of that or a free buffet but chose the pizza to take home and eat. Must have the app to use it though.

Steak N Shake sent me a coupon for a free specialty shake and another coupon for a free Original Double Steakburger with cheese and fries.

Krispy Kreme gives out a free doughnut and small coffee/beverage for your birthday when you sign up for emails.
Old 11-21-18, 05:08 AM
  #23  
Banned
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: NY, USA
Posts: 10
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Exactly going grocery shopping is a lot better then going out.
Old 09-12-19, 01:06 PM
  #24  
Challenge Guru & Comic Nerd
Thread Starter
 
Trevor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: spiritually, Minnesota
Posts: 36,365
Received 464 Likes on 306 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Annual bump to remind people to take advantage of these freebies.

So far today: free drink at Dunkin, free subs at Jersey Mike’s and Firehouse. Pending: free burger at Red Robin and burrito at Baja Fresh.

Some of these you’re supposed to sign up for their rewards program to qualify, but they always hook me up without that.
Old 09-12-19, 02:12 PM
  #25  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Twin Cities, MN
Posts: 1,058
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Re: Birthday Deals

Originally Posted by Trevor View Post
Annual bump to remind people to take advantage of these freebies.

So far today: free drink at Dunkin, free subs at Jersey Mike’s and Firehouse. Pending: free burger at Red Robin and burrito at Baja Fresh.

Some of these you’re supposed to sign up for their rewards program to qualify, but they always hook me up without that.

If you are in the Twin Cities, the Timberwolves have a birthday club that gets you two tickets in the upper deck in your birthday month, however, if you're like me and birthday is not in season, you won't get tickets til the following season. (Must join the club to get offer.)

https://www.nba.com/timberwolves/birthday

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.