Tax Day food freebies: Where to find free and discounted food and drinks

Free sandwiches. BOGO doughnut offers. Drink specials.

It’s time to celebrate the end of tax season — with some getting refunds and others getting stung — with restaurant freebies and discounts at restaurants.

Here are Tax Day deals to make the day a bit brighter.

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Throughout the month of April, Arby's Rewards members will have one free sandwich loaded into their account each week. To get the deal, orders must be placed online or through the Arby's app with any purchase.

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

Get $10 off of a $40 takeout or delivery order by using promo code 10OFF40.

California Pizza Kitchen

CPK Rewards members get $10 off when they spend $40 on dine-in or takeout orders.

Dave & Buster's

Customers who join the D&B Rewards program can get 50% off all food through April 28. The promotion celebrates the new menu featuring more than 20 new items.


The first 1,000 diners using the code TAXBREAK on delivery orders of at least $25 will get $15 off.


Buy 10 wings and receive 10 wings of any style for free.

Dos Equis draft beers and Legendary Margaritas are $4 each.

HootClub Rewards loyalty members can receive a free dessert up to $6.99 in value.

Kona Grill

Guests can order Kona Margaritas for $10.40 each at the bar or patio all day long.

Krispy Kreme.
Krispy Kreme.

Krispy Kreme

Customers who buy an Original Glazed or assorted dozen can receive a second Original Glazed dozen for just the prices of sales tax in their state.

Noodles & Company

Rewards members can get $4.15 off any purchase of at least $24.

Potbelly sandwich.
Potbelly sandwich.


Get a free Original sandwich with the purchase of any Original or Big sized sandwich by using the promo code BOGO at or through the Potbelly app.

TGI Fridays

Through April 30, Fridays Rewards members can get a free entrée with the purchase of an entrée of equal or lesser value. Also customers can order the new limited-time Tax Break cocktail, featuring 1800 Silver Tequila, citrus, agave, strawberry and passionfruit with a hitchhiker of Hennessy V.S.

White Castle Sliders.
White Castle Sliders.

White Castle

The chain is discounting orders by 15%.  For online orders, use the code WC15OFF.

Contact IndyStar reporter Cheryl V. Jackson at or 317-444-6264. Follow her on X: @cherylvjackson.

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