Whether you have plans tonight with a loved one or plan on watching movies all night solo, be sure to take advantage of all the free stuff restaurants are offering! Some are giving away free food without any strings attached while others provide BOGO deals. Get to it!
Bakers Square: Thursday through Saturday, Bakers Square has a Sweetheart Meal Deal. Get two entrees from a special menu and two slices of pie for $19.99.
Biggby Coffee: Buy a grande or Super Specialty beverage Thursday and get one free.
Buca di Beppo: A heart-shaped lasagna is part of the Valentine’s Classic Love Package, a $49.99 dine-in only special, which also includes a salad and mini chocolate chip cannoli.
California Pizza Kitchen: Wednesday through Sunday, get an appetizer, two entrees and one dessert from a “Sweet Deal for Two” special menu for $35.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill: Through Sunday, get a four-course meal for two with prices starting at $45.
Chuck E. Cheese’s: Get free delivery and a Chuck E. Fun Goody Bag Thursday when you order using DoorDash.
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf: From 2 p.m. to close Thursday, get a free drink with any regular or larger size purchase.
Corner Bakery Café: From Wednesday through Saturday, get a buy one, get one free entrée deal. Dine-in only.
Cotton Patch Café: A Sirloin Special is $10.99 Thursday through Sunday.
El Fenix: The Texas-based chain has a “Fajitas for 2” special. Get $19.95 chicken fajitas for two Thursday.
Fogo de Chão: Couples who have a full churrasco lunch, dinner or Sunday Brunch at the Brazilian steakhouse Thursday through Sunday, get a complimentary dining card redeemable for a free churrasco lunch, dinner or Sunday Brunch of equal or greater value. The card can be redeemed Feb. 18 through May 2.
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria: Through Feb. 17, get a free cannoli with purchase of a pizza. Dine-in only and not valid in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.
Grub Burger Bar: Through Saturday, buy two entrees, sides and shakes for $25. Trade in a shake for a cocktail for $2 more.
Hard Rock Cafe: The restaurant will have a few special items including the new Sweetheart Shake for Two, a boozy shake served with a custom sweetheart straw for two.
Hurricane Grill & Wings: Get a three-course meal for two for $30 Thursday.
Maggiano’s: Through Sunday, dine-in to get the “That’s Amore Meal for Two” for $85 per couple, which includes any starter or two side salads, two entrees from a select menu, two beverages and one dessert. There’s also a carryout deal through Sunday.
Max & Erma: Through Thursday, get a dinner for two for $29, which includes two starters, two select entrees and a dessert to share.
Mimi’s Café: A special three-course menu will be available Thursday through Sunday for $19.99 per person.
Mountain Mike’s Pizza: New and existing members of the chain’s Coupon Club will get a coupon for $3 off any large pizza. New members have to sign up prior to Thursday, the company said, at www.mountainmikespizza.com.
Olive Garden: This is a Valentine’s Day takeout special. For $35.99, the dinner for two includes breadsticks, choice of soup or salad, five cheese marinara or alfredo dipping sauce, five cheese ziti al forno or chicken alfredo for a sharable entree and black tie mousse cake or tiramisu for dessert. Plus, there’s an easy way to turn the breadsticks into a bouquet.
Piada Italian Street Food: From 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday, Piada is offering buy one, get one free on all entrees.
Pie Five Pizza: New and existing Circle of Crust rewards members will get an offer for a free dessert to redeem Thursday through Sunday. New members sign up by Friday to get the offer on mobile apps or online at www.piefivepizza.com/circle-of-crust.
Popeyes: Starting Valentine’s Day and for a limited time, get five pieces of chicken (mixed or tenders), two regular sides and two biscuits for $10.
Potbelly Sandwich Shop: Get a free cookie Thursday for mentioning the Valentine’s Day special.
Qdoba: Kiss anyone (or anything) Thursday and get a buy-one-get-one entrée for the chain’s “Qdoba for a Kiss” promotion. “From smooching partners to burritos and pictures of celebrity crushes, all kisses are accepted,” the company announced.
Red Lobster: When you dine in at Red Lobster on Valentine’s Day and order a glass of Ava Grace, you’ll get special chocolates, while supplies last.
Schlotzsky’s: Get a free mini Louisiana-style hot sauce while supplies last with any order Thursday.
Scooter’s Coffee: The chain is giving away free Coffee Espresso Chocolate Meltaways Thursday.
Seasons 52: The chain starting celebrating the “Five Days of Valentines” Sunday with a special offer each day. If you get engaged at Seasons 52 on Valentine’s Day, get a free “champagne toast at your special table every time you dine for one year.” Learn more at www.seasons52.com.
Starbucks: The coffee giant’s Cherry Mocha drink is available through Valentine’s Day. From 3 p.m. to close Thursday, Starbucks Rewards members can get a buy-one-get free deal on handcrafted espresso beverages, grande-size and larger.
Taco Cabana: Get any Shareable Kickin’ Grande Nachos, Trio Sampler or Kickin’ Potato Skins and a 32-ounce draft beer pitcher for $12.99 Th. Or for $14.99, get the nachos, sampler and potato skins and four bottles of beer.
Tony Roma’s: From Thursday through Sunday, the restaurant has a special “Better Half Valentine’s Special” offer and special menu at participating locations.
Waffle House: For the 12th year in a row, 200 select Waffle House restaurants will be taking reservations for a special Valentine’s Day dinner Thursday. Find participating locations and contact information for locations at www.wafflehouse.com/valentine.
White Castle: The fast-food restaurant is taking reservations at participating locations for seating 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Some locations also are taking reservations Friday. Make reservations and learn more at www.whitecastle.com.