Memorial Day is right around the corner and with the help of RetailMeNot, we compiled a list of restaurant specials,, deals and freebies so you can enjoy the day on a full belly (and wallet).
Abuelo’s: Abuelo’s signature American Flag Margarita will be discounted to $8.95 for the entire holiday weekend.
Bahama Breeze: Throw an island-style cookout with Memorial Day Bundles (serve up to 4) available for preorder now. Choose an entrée (Jerk Chicken, Baby Back Ribs, or a Jerk Chicken and Ribs combo) and side, salad and Cuban bread for $65.
Bev: The canned wine company is giving everyone 20% off their online orders with code BevSummer at checkout.
Beyond Meat: Beyond Meat is giving away 50,000 free Beyond Burger packs for fans to try the newest iteration of its iconic plant-based burger. Every Friday between May 28 (Memorial Day) and July 2 (Independence Day weekend), fans can get a free coupon for a Beyond Burger 2-pack through the Ibotta app.
Bojangles: Bojangles is releasing a limited-time-only, camo-themed Big Bo Box. With every purchase, $1 of each Box sold will go directly to Folds of Honor, a not-for-profit organization that provides educational scholarships to families of fallen or wounded soldiers.
Bonefish Grill: Start Memorial Day Weekend with a classic dish and bite into the ultimate Lobster and Shrimp Roll featuring perfectly chilled, shucked lobster + shrimp tossed with signature Bang Bang sauce and served in a lightly toasted baguette. Available Friday, May 28 through Friday, June 4 at your local Bonefish Grill for dine-in or carryout, guests can also enjoy with friends and family when ordered as a Family Bundle that serves up to four with choice of salad, cookies and fresh bread for only $49.9. Order online. Plus, On Monday, May 31 (and all year long), service members and first responders will receive 10% off their order at Bonefish Grill.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill: In addition to discounts year-round, this Memorial Day military get 10% off their order with code HEROES10. For a limited time, guests who purchase gift cards online will also receive 15% off (no minimum) through June 6.
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen: Last year you could order a freshly-prepared Family Bundles this Memorial Day with entrées like hand-breaded Chicken Tenders and House-Smoked Baby Back Ribs, as well as family-style side dishes and all accompanied by Cheddar’s signature Honey Butter Croissants. They may offer this special again!
Chili’s: On May 25, guests can get a half order of Baby Back Ribs on the 3 for $10 menu. Other options on the special menu include a non-alcoholic beverage and a starter, including selected soups, salads, or chips and salsa. Available for dine-in, delivery, curbside, and takeout.
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf: They are offering a free beverage with a purchase of a regular size latte or Ice Blended drink. Saturday, May 29 through May 31 from 2 p.m. to close.
Eddie V’s: Order prepped Wagyu burgers ready to grill at home, available in packages of six, and provided with brioche rolls. Or choose from a selection of Prime signature cuts for at-home grillings, such as 8 or 12 oz. center-cut of filet, 18 oz. Bone-in NY Strip or 22 oz. Bone-in Prime Ribeye. Call your local restaurant to order.
Fogo de Chão: Fogo de Chão is offering 50% off all meals for veterans and active-duty personnel on Memorial Day (Monday, May 31), plus 10% off the meals of up to three guests. Fogo also has Memorial Day to-go packages available from Friday, May 28 through Monday, May 31 that generously serve six and are either ready to eat (fully cooked) or ready to grill at home.
The Fresh Market: Military veterans and their spouses can get 10% off in honor of Memorial Day. Plus, order their Memorial Day Meal for $99.99, which includes four steaks, four chicken breasts, sauces, vegetables, pasta sals, a mixed berry cup, and a patriotic cookie platter from May 28 through May 31.
goPuff: From May 24 through May 31, get great deals on food, water, and alcohol, including 2/$6 Coke 2L, 2/$6 FritoLay Salty Chips, 50% off Utz pretzels, 25% off Frito Lays, and 2/$15 Waterloo Seltzer 12 packs. All orders will have a flat $1.95 delivery fee.
Hooters: On Monday, May 25, active duty and veterans get a free meal off the special menu in-restaurant (check if your nearest restaurant is one of the 150+ that have reopened). If your location has not yet reopened, those who serve (or have served) can receive 20% off their takeout order.
Hopdoddy: From Friday, May 28 through Monday, May 31, Hopdoddy will donate a percentage of proceeds from all menu items purchased to the Seal Legacy Foundation, a charity that provides support to families of wounded and fallen U.S. Navy Seals.
I Heart Mac & Cheese: They are offering two great catering specials, created to make celebrating the long weekend as easy as possible. For all catering trays purchased on Monday, May 31, the family-friendly brand is offering a choice of two of their best-selling menu items added to the order for free.
The options include:
- 12 free Mac Bites: The famous fried mac & cheese bites stuffed with your choice of pepperoni, classic cheese, or buffalo chicken will become a fan-favorite at your gathering.
- Two free Cups of Cookies: Cooked to perfection, these golden-brown cookies will melt in your mouth and leave you wanting more.
IHOP: This Memorial Day, order a Breakfast Family Feast for curbside pick-up, to-go, or delivery that comes with four servings of scrambled eggs and hash browns, bacon strips, sausage links, and your choice of Buttermilk Pancakes, French toast, or Belgian waffles.
Kona Grill: All veterans, military, first responders, and front-line workers (including healthcare professionals, teachers, and other essential workers) 20% off all checks for in-restaurant dining on Memorial Day.
Jimmy John’s: Beginning Monday, May 3, guests can get $5 orders of $20 or more spent at Jimmy John’s. Guests can use promo code 5OFF20 daily now through June 13th before placing an order online or via Jimmy John’s App for curbside pickup or contactless delivery to their door.
LongHorn Steakhouse: For Memorial Day weekend, LongHorn’s team of in-house grilling experts will respond to guests in need of immediate grill guidance when they use #LHGRILLUS on Twitter or Instagram, or post their question on LongHorn’s Facebook page. And if the cooking really goes south, order a steakhouse meal online for pickup using Curbside To Go.
Marco’s Pizza: This popular pizza joint is offering 25% off all menu-priced pizzas from May 24 to May 30. *prices and participation may vary.
Metro Diner: In honor of Memorial Day (and each day of the year), Metro Diner offers a 10% discount to all uniformed first responders and active or retired members of the military. Introducing two new burgers to their menu just in time for Memorial Day Weekend, Metro Diner has merged two meals into one with their newest piled high Breakfast Burger featuring a 100% Angus burger, topped with melted cheddar cheese, hash browns, lettuce, tomato, bacon, an egg any style and drizzled with hollandaise sauce. Available in a diner, for curbside to-go and delivery starting May 25.
Pasqually’s Pizza & Wings: This joint is offering guests free delivery when they place their order directly through the website. Free delivery is available from Monday, May 17 through Tuesday, May 25. Also, large pizzas are only $10. You can also order a Premium-All Meat pizza for $14 along with a large pizza for $10 to feed your family of 3-4 or save the rest for leftovers.
Quiznos: From May 22 through May 25, all active or veteran military can get a Free 8” Quiznos sub with the purchase of an 8” sub and two bottled drinks.
Smashburger: Order a Take & Make Family Meal Kit (serves four for $25 to $48) and get $5 off during the Memorial Day weekend.
STK Steakhouse: They are offering all veterans, active duty, and first responders 20% off the check for their in-person dining experience on Memorial Day. In addition, STK will be offering its famed Wagyu Burger and Fries for as little as $7.99 when you order for takeout or delivery.
Subway: Last year, you could buy one Footlong, get one free for Memorial Day when you order through the Subway app or online.
Sullivan’s: They may be offering a pick-up “Fare for Five” for $100, a meal for five people that includes a choice of salad, two side dishes, and two signature proteins, such as Sliced Filet, Sliced Ribeye, Chicken Breast, Grilled Salmon or five Crab Cakes.
TGI Fridays: Get 25% all Family Meal Bundles for Memorial Day from May 28 through May 31.
The Capital Grille: This Memorial Day, order a selection of uncooked steaks, hand-carved by the in-house butcher. Each cut is packaged with house-made seasoning and steak butter to prepare at home. Options include dry-aged NY strips, filet mignon, bone-in prime ribeyes, and burgers, made with a blend of short rib, chuck and brisket served with brioche rolls.
Whataburger: Last year, customers could purchase one Whataburger online and get a second one free at participating locations. Fingers crossed they bring this deal back!
Yard House: Enjoy refreshing, crisp 64 oz. draft beer growlers to go in select locations. Choose from guest favorites such as House Honey Blonde, House Golden Pilsner, Yard House Cuvée, and more. Pair your favorite draft beer with classic summer staples, like burgers, wings, and more. They also may have a takeout deal coming soon!
From May 28 through May 31, any Yogurtland fan can get a $3 Reward to use on a future visit when they order via the new Yogurtland mobile or app or online and spend $15 or more. (Offer valid on food or beverage purchases only. Not valid for gift cards or third-party delivery orders. Must be a Real Rewards member to receive a reward. Sign up at yogurt-land.com/realrewards.)
In addition, here are some military discounts you can snag if you are a veteran and/or active. These may vary by location.
Get 10% off your purchase with a military ID.
Buffalo Wild Wings
Take 10% off your purchase with a military ID.
Get 10% off with a valid military ID.
All military personnel gets 50% off!
Military members get 50% off when they wear their uniform out to eat, but call your local restaurant to see whether this promotion is available for takeout and delivery options this year.
They are offering 20% off to all active-duty military, veterans, first responders, and frontline workers including healthcare professionals, teachers, and other essential workers.
Those who have or are serving can get 10% off their order.
Miller’s Ale House
All military members and veterans will get 50% off their entrée of choice with proof of service.
Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub
Military and veterans can get 10% off when you show their military ID.
Texas de Brazil
If you’re on active duty or a veteran, you’ll get 20% off lunch and dinner.