April 15, that day in infamy when taxes are due to the IRS, has become a traditional day for deals in the USA restaurant industry. But with the economy in the doldrums, this year’s freebies and discounts seem even deeper and wider.
Here’s a rundown of what you can score this Wednesday, April 15.
ParticipatingChick-Fil-A restaurants are offering a â€˜Tax Day Relief Special.â€™ Keep your April 15 receipt and return before April 30 and get the same order free.
Free ice cream at Maggie Moo’s Ice Cream and Treatery. Single-scoop servings will be given away to customers in what it calls an â€˜e-cone-nomic ice cream stimulus package.â€™
McCormick & Schmick’s seafood restaurants will offer a menu of $10.40 items normally priced from $16 to $33.
An across the board 15% discount for April 15th diners at P.F. Chang’s China Bistro.
Free sweet bites at Cinnabon. Free bite-size cinnamon rolls, usually called Classic Bites will become Tax Day Bites from 5 to 8 p.m. on tax day.
Free tacos from Taco Del Mar, which is running a promotion entitled â€˜Taxes Suck. People Don’t.â€™ Customers can register at the company’s website to get an e-mailed coupon for a free tax day taco.
Free $5 gift cards at T.G.I. Friday’s for customers spending $15 to $25, and $10 gift cards to those spending more than $25.