Valentine's Day 2020: Where to Get Free Food and Deals
Chains like California Pizza Kitchen, Maggiano’s Little Italy, and Carrabba’s Italian Grill are offering specials on dinner for two, and if you still need to pick up gifts, Godiva, Mrs. Fields, and Drizly all have discount codes live on their websites (not to mention, heart-shaped bagels and pizza.) Read on to find all of the deals we’ve found so far, and keep coming back up until Valentine’s Day as we add more.
With the code "BEMINE," you can get $3 off Valentine’s Day Card Cake, Unicorn Cake, and Heart Cone Cake orders of $15 or more. Order online or via the app.
In lieu of flowers, Boston Market will offer a "BAEby Back Ribs Bouquet" on Valentine's Day, which includes one dozen ribs for $29.99 each.
California Pizza Kitchen
California Pizza Kitchen has a few promotions going on for Valentine’s Day. The first is the return of its heart-shaped pizzas; there will also be a “Sweet Deal for Two” prix fixe menu, which costs $35 and will be available February 12 through February 16. Additionally, guests who dine in between February 11 and February 16 will receive a card for a buy one, get one free offer on their next visit and be eligible to enter a California wine country sweepstakes. Learn more here.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill
Carrabba’s has a dinner for two special starting at $30 per person. Available between February 10 and February 17, the four-course spread includes an appetizer to share, soup or salad, your choice of a surf and turf entrée, and dessert to share, too.
Chuck E. Cheese
You can upgrade your large pizza to an XL for free between February 9 (National Pizza Day) and February 14.
Between February 13 and February 17, you can get $5 off your McDonald's order ($15 minimum) on DoorDash for you and your "Palentines" (aka, your friends). Use the code "LOVEMCD" at checkout.
New users can get $5 off or free delivery with the promo code VDAY2020, which is valid now through February 14.
For just $2, you can get a box of 10 munchkins as a Valentine’s Day treat. Dunkin’ will also offer heart-shaped doughnuts and pink drinks, such as the Pink Velvet Macchiato and Pink Velvet Signature Latte.
Einstein Bros. Bagels
Although not a deal, Einstein Bros. will offer heart-shaped bagels if you want a themed breakfast for the holiday. You can pre-order them starting on February 3, or drop in between February 10 and 14 to grab them in person.
Fogo de Chão
Any couple that dines at a restaurant location in the continental U.S. or Puerto Rico between February 13 and 16 will receive one complimentary dining card for a Full Churrasco Lunch, Dinner or Sunday Brunch.
In the week leading up to Valentine's Day, Fresh Brothers has a deal that includes a heart-shaped pizza and a themed pizza cutter for $16.50.
The Fresh Market
The supermarket will offer a $49.99 meal deal for two, which includes your choice of filet mignon, lump crab cakes, or Chilean Sea Bass for entrées (you can pick two), along with mascarpone potatoes with rosemary, asparagus tips, chocolate dipped strawberries, one dozen roses, and one reusable bag. All you need to do is grab a bottle of wine and you're set.
The chocolate company is offering 20 percent off select products to celebrate the holiday—find them here.
If you buy any 10 wings at Hooters and bring a picture to shred (or, shred online), you'll get a coupon valid for 10 more free boneless wings.
The pizza chain will offer one-topping heart-shaped pizzas for $6.99 on February 13 and February 14.
Jack in the Box
If you have the Jack in the Box app, you can redeem a few different deals (not for use all in the same transaction, of course)—free chocolate overload cake, free cheesecake, or free five-piece mini churros with your purchase. If you're a member of the e-club, you can also do buy-one, get-one shakes.
Head to Logan’s between February 10 and February 16 for a chance to win a $10,000 getaway, which includes two four-day VIP tickets to a country music festival in Nashville, round-trip airfare for two, hotel accommodations, ground transportation, a $1,500 spending card, and a Logan’s gift card.
Maggiano’s Little Italy
The restaurant will offer a special three-course prix fixe between February 7 and February 16, which includes your choice of any starter or two side salads, two entrées, and dessert. Call your local Maggiano’s for pricing and reservations.
Use the code LOVE for 15 percent off your order between now and Valentine’s Day. There are several different themed gifts available, ranging from a personalized cookie cake to chocolate berries and cheesecake pops.
Grab two personal pizzas for $10.99 at Pie Five. The deal is available online only, and offer codes can be found on your local Pie Five Facebook page.
To celebrate the holiday, Pizza Hut will also offer a heart-shaped pizza, available on its own or as part of a Valentine’s Day bundle, which includes your choice of a Hershey's Triple Chocolate Brownie or Ultimate Hershey's Chocolate Chip Cookie.
On February 10, Pizza Hut will also launch the Mozzarella Poppers Pizza, which has 16 mozzarella squares (essentially, square-shaped mozzarella sticks) studded all over the crust. It comes with marinara sauce for dipping.
The delivery company has partnered with 7-Eleven and Ben & Jerry’s to give away free pints of ice cream between February 10 and February 16. All you have to do is select your favorite flavor at checkout with any 7-Eleven order.
Pret A Manger
The first 100 customers at Pret stores will receive a free chocolate bar. You can also get the deal if you buy a gift card of $15 or more (in-store or through the app) between February 1 and February 16.
This is the tenth year in a row that Qdoba will run its “QDOBA for a Kiss” promotion for Valentine’s Day. Guests who share a kiss with anyone or anything—and that means anything, including a cup of queso—will receive a second free entrée when they purchase an entrée at participating locations on February 14. The free meal will be of lesser or equal value to the one purchased.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill
Macaroni Grill also has a dinner for two deal this Valentine’s Day. Available between February 7 and February 16, the $45 spread includes your choice of antipasti (to share) and two entrées, as well as a dessert. For $8 more, you can upgrade your dinner to either porterhouse steak or lamb braciole.
Get a BOGO (buy-one, get-one) deal on frozen yogurt at TCBY this Valentine’s Day.
Purchase one beverage (any size) on Valentine's Day to receive a free heart-shaped doughnut.
This list will be updated as more information becomes available.