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No tricks here — just treats. Free food on Halloween needs to be a part of your fright night plans because there are plenty of restaurants offering freebies for the holiday.
All the free kids’ meals and treats to promo codes for free food, officially makes Halloween one of our favorite food holidays that can be celebrated for all ages with these free and very cheap items.
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Restaurants haven’t released what they are going to do in 2023, but here is every Halloween food freebie that you could have gotten 2022:
Chipotle: Get a discounted burrito when you wear a Halloween costume.
This year, you can get a $6 Chipotle Boorito when you wear a costume in store on Halloween. That’s a 36.5% – 53.7% discount on your Chipotle entree that day.
They are also partnering up with BeReal to give 10 lucky winners free Chipotle burritos for a year. All you need to do is take a photo of yourself in costume at Chipotle and post it to BeReal with the hashtag #booritosweepstakes to be entered into the raffle.
We’re still waiting on confirmation that they’ll bring out their free Chipotle burrito deal through Roblox this Halloween.
Krispy Kreme: Wearing a costume will get you a free Krispy Kreme Halloween donut.
Wear a costume to Krispy Kreme on Halloween for a free donut (regularly $2.29). This includes all the exclusive Krispy Kreme Halloween doughnuts. The free food on Halloween is for in-store visitors only.
If you’re interested in free Krispy Kreme donuts, you have so so many options.
IHOP: Get a free Scary Face pancake from Oct. 24 – 31.
When you visit an IHOP from Oct. 24 to 31, you’ll get a Scary Face pancake for free with the purchase of an adult entree at IHOP. The free food on Halloween offer is good for kids 12 and younger visiting between 4 and 10 p.m.
Outback Steakhouse: Get a free kids meal with promo code.
When you order off the Outback Steakhouse website and use the promo code JOEYFREE, you’ll get a free kids’ meal (or Joey Meal) with your order. A Joey Meal typically costs $7.99, but you won’t be able to get this deal in-person and you need to purchase at least an adult entree.
There are plenty of Outback specials that you can get regardless of the season.
Del Taco: Free Carne Asada Stuffed Quesadilla Taco Guac’d Up with a $3 purchase.
Sure you can get free food on Halloween at Del Taco, but no need to be limited to just one day. Del Taco is celebrating Tacoberfest, which means all Del Yeah Rewards members get taco deals all October long. On Halloween, you can get a free Carne Asada Stuffed Quesadilla Taco Guac’d Up (regularly $2.79) with any $3 purchase.
This coupon will be sent to your Del Yeah account and needs to be purchased through the Del Taco app.
Qdoba: Get BOGO free entrees on Halloween.
Qdoba Rewards members can get a BOGO free entrees at Qdoba. Each entree will cost you $7.80 or $8.40 depending on which meat you get.
Baskin Robbins: Get a scoop of ice cream for $1.70 on Halloween.
When you visit Baskin Robbins on the 31st of any month, you’ll get a 31% discount on all scoops of ice cream. And because Halloween is always on Oct. 31, you’ll be able to get this discount when you visit any Baskin Robbins that day.
Unfortunately, this deal isn’t available online or through the Baskin Robbins app.
Dippin’ Dots: Get 13% off your order using a promo code.
Dippin’ Dots is bringing back their Spookies ‘N Cream ice cream flavor at select stores for the first time in two years. When you order a bag of Spookies ‘N Cream online, you’ll be able to get a 13% discount when you use the promo code HALLO13.
Noodles & Company: Get a small entree when you order a large entree on Halloween.
If you’re a Noodles & Company Rewards member, you’ll get a coupon sent to your account for a free small entree (regularly priced at $4.49) when you purchase a large entree (that’ll set you back $5.89). This deal is only available to rewards members and can be redeemed either in person or online.
Wendy’s: Get a Boo! Book for five Frosties for $1 and enjoy deals all week long.
Wendy’s sells Boo! Books every October to raise money for the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. And that means free food on Halloween (Frosties!). A Boo! Book only costs $1, and you’ll get five Jr. Frosty coupons (usually $4 — that’s a savings of $3).
Wendy’s is also turning Halloween into HalloWENDY’S by giving users of the Wendy’s app a week of deals starting on Oct. 27 and ending on Oct. 31:
- Thursday, Oct. 27: Free Large Fry (reg. $3.69) with any purchase.
- Friday, Oct. 28: Buy one Dave’s Single (reg. $5.69), get one free.
- Saturday, Oct. 29: Free Small Chili (reg. $2.99) with any purchase.
- Sunday, Oct. 30: Buy one, get one free Spicy Chicken Sandwich (reg. $6.19).
- Monday, Oct. 31: Free Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger (reg. $3.39) with any purchase.
Just one of the many Wendy’s menu deals that’ll get you discounted Frosties.
TGI Fridays: Get discounted wings and drinks on Halloween.
On Halloween, you can get wings for $0.50 each — boneless and traditional. Wings generally cost $11 for 12 (or $0.92 per wing), so you’ll be getting a 45.7% discount on your wings.
TGI Fridays Happy Hour will still be available from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Halloween, so you can still get half-priced appetizers and discounts on drinks, like $2 beers (regularly priced at $3.50) and $4 cocktails (priced around $7.99 per drink).
If you want to celebrate Halloween at home, you can still get a 25% discount on Party Platters and Family Meals when you order off the TGI Fridays website with the code SPOOKY25. Alternatively, you can call in an order and mention this deal to get 25% off your Party Platter order.
Sonic: Get $0.50 corn dogs all day on Halloween.
Sonic Drive-In is offering a scary good deal on corn dogs this year. Each corn dog from Sonic originally costs $1.99, but on Halloween, you can get your corn dogs for $0.50 — a 75% discount.
Jack in the Box: Get five free mini churros with a milkshake purchase.
Jack in the Box celebrated fall this year by giving us a pumpkin spice Oreo milkshake called the Basic Witch Shake (priced at $4.89). On Halloween, they are celebrating by giving customers five mini churros (regularly $2.19) when you use the code ACTUALLYFALL when you check out online. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to get this deal in-person.
I Heart Mac & Cheese: Free cookies to kids 12 and under.
If you visit I Heart Mac & Cheese with your kids on Halloween, you’ll get free cookies (normally priced at $3.95) — no purchase necessary. It’s limited to one customer, and will only be given to customers 12 and under.
Friendly’s: Kids eat free on Halloween.
Kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entree at Friendly’s during Halloween weekend. Kids’ meals include a drink, entree, and a free kids’ sundae. If you join the Friendly’s Sweet Rewards club, you’ll also receive a medium sundae (regularly $6.59).
Chuck E. Cheese: Costumed kids get 10 free Play Points for any games.
Bring your costume-wearing kid into Chuck E. Cheese anytime in October and your kid will get 10 free Play Points (worth $5) for any game. That’s good for 10 games in the Chuck E. Cheese arcade.
In past years, they’ve given out free treat bags to costumed children, but we haven’t heard anything about that for 2022. The bags come with sticker sheets, candy, a rechargeable band, a spider ring, and special offers on movies.
McAlister’s Deli: Kids eat free from Oct. 29 to 31 when you’re a loyalty member.
McAlister’s Deli rewards members will get access to a deal that’ll get you a free kids’ meal (regularly $3.59) for kids 12 and under with every adult entree purchase from Oct. 29 to Oct. 31. If you want to use the promotion online, you’ll have to use the code HALLOWEEN22.
This deal was only available for online pickup with a maximum of two kids’ meals. You can claim this promotion up to three times, and the deal isn’t extended to third-party delivery services.
Kona Grill: Free pumpkin decorating kit on Halloween.
Kona Grill is giving away free mini pumpkins and acrylic paints to kids from Oct. 20 to Halloween. This deal is only available for dine-in , and supplies are limited, so you should book your reservation on the Kona Grill website.
Looking for even more pumpkins? We know the best pumpkin prices so you won’t have to break the bank on your Halloween decorations.
7-Eleven: Get BOGO free large pizzas on Halloween.
Pieology: Get BOGO half off custom pizzas on Halloween.
When you visit Pieology on Halloween, you’ll get BOGO half off custom pizzas. Unfortunately, this deal isn’t available online, so you’ll have to get your pizzas in person.
Auntie Anne’s: Get free delivery through the Pretzel Perks App.
If you order through the Pretzel Perks app on Halloween and hit a $15 minimum, you’ll get free delivery on your pretzel purchases from Auntie Anne’s. That includes every chocolate treats as well.
Zaxby’s: BOGO boneless wings meals through the Zaxby’s app.
On Halloween, you can get BOGO free boneless meal (regularly $7.49) through the Zaxby’s app. Unfortunately, this deal isn’t available in-person, and it’s limited to one redemption per app.
Fazoli’s: Get $5 off a Super Family meal with promo code on Halloween.
Using the code HALLOWEEN on checkout on the Fazoli’s website, you’ll get a $5 discount on a Super Family meal — a 19.2% discount. This deal is only available online from Oct. 31 to Nov. 6.
McDonald’s: Halloween Buckets are coming back on Oct. 18.
The McDonald’s Halloween Buckets are making their grand return to your local McDonald’s on Oct. 18 and will be available until Halloween (Oct. 31). Each Halloween Bucket will be priced at normal Happy Meal price, which is around $4 – $6.
You can also get a McDonald’s Adult Happy Meal and get yourself a retro-style toy (if supplies still last; lots of places sold out).
While there aren’t any McDonald’s deals for these Halloween buckets, you can make your own by spending 6,000 McDonald’s Rewards points to get a free Happy Meal.