43 Memorial Day Restaurant Specials, Deals and Freebies

Memorial Day weekend is almost here! In honor of the holiday on May 30, restaurants like Chili’s, Subway and Bonefish Grill are offering tasty specials for delivery, curbside pickup or dine-in (where available).

Check back as we continue to update this list!

Memorial Day Restaurant Specials for 2022

Last year, Abuelo’s was offering their signature American Flag Margarita discounted to $8.95 for the entire holiday weekend. We expect them to offer this deal again!

Bahama Breeze
In 2021, they invited you to throw an island-style cookout with Memorial Day Bundles (serve up to 4). They offered entrées like Jerk Chicken, Baby Back Ribs or a Jerk Chicken and Ribs combo, and side, salad and Cuban bread for $65. They will likely offer similar tasty deals in 2022!

The canned wine company is giving new customers 15% off their online orders when they sign up for an account.

Bob Evans
With a military I.D., you can get 10% off your purchase on May 30.

Bojangles is releasing a limited-time-only, camo-themed Big Bo Box. With every purchase from May 2-29, $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. They will also be donating $400,000 to Folds of Honor.

Bonefish Grill
Honoring those who serve the country and their communities, on Memorial Day (and all year long), service members, veterans and first responders receive a 10% HEROES discount off their order at Bonefish Grill.

For those wanting to thank a hero, when guests purchase $50 in Bonefish Grill gift cards now through June 19, they will receive a $10 bonus card to use on their next restaurant visit (redemption window is June 21 – August 21).

Carrabba’s Italian Grill
In honor of Memorial Day (and all year long), military service members and first responders will receive a 10% off HEROES discount at Carrabba’s Italian Grill. For those wanting to thank a service member or first responder, when guests purchase $50 in gift cards from now through June 19, they will receive a $10 bonus card to use on their next Carrabba’s visit (redemption window June 21 – August 21).

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!

Customers can get free chips and queso with an entrée purchase with you sign up for their email list. Plus, take home party platters from $9!


City Works Eatery & Pour House
Enjoy a Monday brunch at City Works Eatery & Pour House this Memorial Day weekend. From sweet treats like the Jon Bun Jovi, a warm jumbo cinnamon roll with vanilla icing, to savory dishes like Mother’s Little Helper, a “hangover bowl” filled with smoked cheddar grits, braised pork belly, breakfast sausage links, sunny side up eggs and smoked tomato charred scallion relish.

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
Save up to 30% on select retail coffees, teas, powders and drinkware. Plus, spend $59 or more and get free shipping during their Memorial Day sale.

Cuisine Solutions
Their “Together Again BBQ Bundle,” which is a limited-time bundle priced at $129 (normally $143.96 when sold separately) and only available until May 31. It features Seared Bone-In Short Ribs, which can be placed on the grill for a final sear if desired (4-6 servings), Seared Grilled Chicken Breast (8 servings), Asian Style BBQ Sauce (8-12 servings) and a Cavatappi and Cheese with a six-cheese sauce blend, which can be served warmed up or at room temperature (12-15 servings).

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 grilling, 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 a $25 e-gift bonus caed for every $125 in e-gift purchase until June 19.

The Fresh Market
Military veterans and their spouses can get 10% off in honor of Memorial Day. Plus, order your choice of their two Memorial Day Picnic Meals – the Caprese Pinwheel or Meat & Cheese Pinwheel – for $49.99 from May 27 (order by 2 p.m. EST) through May 30. In-store pickup only.

Last year, you could 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.

On Monday, May 30, active duty and veterans get a free meal off the special menu in-restaurant.

From Thursday, May 26 – Monday, May 30, you can get half off on the Roadie when you order Hopdoddy’s DIY Burger Kit and use the code WEEKEND at checkout. All Hopdoddy orders can be placed in-person at any one of the burger joint’s Texas restaurant locations or online at www.hopdoddy.com for curbside or pickup.

I Heart Mac & Cheese
Last year, they were offering two great catering specials, created to make celebrating the long weekend as easy as possible. For all catering trays purchased on Memorial Day, the family-friendly brand was offering a choice of two of their best-selling menu items added to the order for free. They will likely order a similar deal this year – stay tuned!

This Memorial Day, you can join IHOP’s new rewards program and earn double “Pancoins” on any omelette purchase.

Kona Grill
They are offering “The Ultimate Date Night” for only $39 per person every Sunday through Wednesday, including Memorial Day. Book now at KonaGrill.com/DateNight. Offer is for dine-in only.

Jimmy John’s
Right now, guests can get $5 orders of $20 or more spent at Jimmy John’s. You just have to use the promo code 5OFF20 and place an order online or via Jimmy John’s App for curbside pickup or contactless delivery to your door. 

Lenny & Larry’s
The fun originators of the protein cookie are offering 20% off sitewide, beginning May 23 through May 30. The promo code MDAY20 must be applied at checkout to receive the discount. 

Long John’s Silver’s
You can get 20% off when you show your military I.D. on Memorial Day.

LongHorn Steakhouse
For Memorial Day weekend, LongHorn’s is offering $10 off orders of $30+ with code TENBUCKSOFF.

Marco’s Pizza
This popular pizza joint is offering their large pepperoni magnifico pizza for just $9.99 with code PEPMAG, unlimited large two-topping pizzas for $8.99 each with code HOT2GO and $3 off their large speciality pizzas with code SPECIAL3.

Metro Diner
When you sign up for their emails, you will get 50% off your next entrée.

Miller’s Ale House
Military members and veterans can get 50% off with proof of service.

Pasqually’s Pizza & Wings
Pasqually’s Pizza & Wings is hosting a contest between April 15 and June 3, 2022. Be one of 10 lucky winners of $50 towards a future order with Pasqually’s! Get all the details here.

Pieology: Pieology has a special offer this Memorial Day weekend to help pizza lovers honor military heroes and celebrate the start of summer fun. On Memorial Day Weekend, May 28-30, participating Pieology locations will cut $5 off of any $25 order, both in-store and online, for guests who use the promo code MEMORIALDAY.

Pollo Campera
Just in time for Memorial Day, this restaurant has launched its latest menu item: Grilled Camperitos. Perfect for on-the-go, the new Grilled Camperitos are available now in 6- and 9-count meals with a choice of unique sides. A 30-count option for group dining is also available. Until May 31, guests can buy one individual grilled Camperitos meal and get another for free or add a 6-count order of Grilled Camperitos to any Pollo Campero meal for just $3. Both specials can only be found on the Campero app or at order.campero.com.

Last year, during Memorial Day weekend, all active or veteran military could get a Free 8” Quiznos sub with the purchase of an 8” sub and two bottled drinks. They will likely bring this deal back!

 Buy $25 in gift cards and get $5 in “Smash Cash” now through June 19 online and in-store at participating locations.

STK Steakhouse
Last year, they were offering all veterans, active duty military and first responders 20% off the check for their in-person dining experience on Memorial Day. I bet they will offer this discount again!

Save 15% on your next Footlong sandwich with code 15OFF through August 11. Plus, buy a $25 gift card and get a free 6″ sub from now until June 30.

They may be offering a pick up “Fare for Five” for $115, a four-course meal for five people that includes a choice of starter, salad, two side dishes and two signature proteins.

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TGI Fridays
From Friday, May 27, through Monday, May 30, TGI Fridays fans can score 25% off platters, party trays and Family Meal Bundles on online or call-in takeout orders. To redeem the deal, guests can use the promo code 25MEMDAY at checkout.

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.

Get a free Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger when you order on their app from May 23 to June 5.

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 half off select apps and $2 off beer, wine, spirits and cocktails on Memorial Day.

Yogurtland, the fan-favorite frozen yogurt brand, has made special deliveries of over 800 free cups of frozen yogurt with all the fix-ins to nurses, teachers and children over the past couple of weeks as part of its #ShowYOHope campaign. This will continue into Memorial Day, as Yogurtland plans to continue these free froyo deliveries to local heroes over the next several months!

Bonus: Restaurants with Discounts for Military Personals and Veterans

For more military and veteran discounts year-round, see our full list.

Applebee’s: This varies by location, but some participating Applebee’s locations give 10% off for active-duty personnel and veterans. Call ahead to find out what your local Applebee’s offers.  

Hard Rock Cafe: During the cafe’s military appreciation nights (held on different dates depending on which location you’re visiting), bring your valid ID for 15% off food, nonalcoholic beverages and retail purchases. Check the Hard Rock Cafe near you for specifics.

Hooters: On Veterans Day last year, all active-duty and retired military members received a free entree from Hooters with an ID.  

Outback Steakhouse: Outback Steakhouse is offering active-duty military, veterans, law enforcement and first responders a 10% discount. A valid ID is required.

Red Lobster: Mondays mean 10% off a meal for all active-duty personnel thanks to Military Mondays at Red Lobster. Just show your military ID.

Red Robin: Members of the military earn a discount and rewards when they sign up for Red Robin Royalty Program.

Texas Roadhouse: Veterans and military men and women can take advantage of reserved parking at Texas Roadhouse, along with a free meal on Veterans Day.

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