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We’re about all the Halloween freebies and deals we found, but in the meantime, IHOP is giving our kids a spooky treat.

The Scary Face Pancake has been available for a couple of weeks, but now it’s free. No costume required.

Here’s what you need to know:


The ‘Scary Face’ pancake is free for kids Oct. 29 only.

IHOP Scary Face pancake

IHOP is giving a free Scary Face pancake on Friday, October 29, 2021, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. for kids 12 and under.

The face features a candy corn smile, mini Oreos for the eyes, and a strawberry nose.

All you have to do is go in store and ask for your free Scary Face pancake for your kiddo.


Promo is for dining in only.

IHOP store entrance.

Last year, you could get the free Halloween pancake at IHOP.com with coupon code. This year, you gotta go in store. But hey, at least the costume is optional.



The Mr. Mummy Pancake promotion isn’t running this year.

Last year, IHOP offered a free Mr. Mummy pancake for kids from October 26-30. No mummy or multi-day promotion this year, but be sure to check out our IHOP hacks to earn your way to free stacks of pancakes.

IHOP Giving Away Scary Face Pancakes on Oct. 29