In this section, TheFreeSite.com offers a roundup of food freebies. Here, you'll find a roundup of food-related offers like free groceries, free restaurant meals, food offers for kids, food pantries and food banks, food samples, and more. Please send us an E-mail if you'd like to submit an offer for us to consider for inclusion on TheFreeSite.com, or if you find a dead or expired listing.
Sign up with the IHOP eClub program and you'll get a free full stack of pancakes twice a year (on the anniversary of signing up, as well as on your birthday). You'll also get a free pancakes offer right after signing up. You must be 13 or older to join. (U.S. only).
Looking for free food? There's plenty of wild, fresh edible vegetables, fruits and plants out there if you know where to forage for them. A handy resource, "Falling Fruit" offers loads of data and an interactive map to help you find edible plants near you. The site's database includes over 1,800 types of edible plants distributed over 1.2 million locations worldwide.
Follow the instructions to sign up with hot dog chain Wienerschnitzel's "Wiener Lovers' Club" to get a free chili dog coupon. You'll also get a free coupon each year on your birthday, as well as other special offers. You must be 18 years or older to join. (U.S. only).
Follow the instructions and sign up with the "Peetnik Rewards" program and you can get a free beverage of your choice after your first check-in. You must be at least 13 years of age to register. See site for details. (U.S. only).
Follow the instructions to join the "Lotz4Me" rewards program to get a free small classic sandwich from participating Schlotzsky's restaurants. You can join either via the Lotz4Me smartphone app, or via the Schlotzsky's Web site. You must be at least 13 years old to enroll. The app is available for Android and iPhone. (Legal U.S. residents only).
Looking for free food resources near you? This handy site offers a directory of free food resources across the U.S., including food pantries, soup kitchens, food shelves, food banks, and more. The site includes details about each resource, including their hours and location. You'll also find info on government and nonprofit subsidized grocery resources.
Follow the instructions to sign up with the Church's Chicken e-Club and you'll get a coupon, good for your choice of a free chicken leg, thigh, or tender strip, as well as other special offers. Offer valid at participating U.S. Church's restaurants (excluding Hawaii).
These days, an increasing number of restaurants offer free meals for children. In many cases, these specials are unadvertised. At this handy site, you'll find a roundup of over 5,000 restaurant locations that offer free, or discounted, meals for kids.
Follow the instructions to sign up with Chuck E. Cheese's "More Cheese Rewards" program for various goodies, including a free personal one-topping pizza on your next visit. This program is available for participating Chuck E. Cheese's restaurants in the United States and Canada.
Download the La Madeleine app (available for Android and iPhone) and follow the instructions to join Bonne Rewards and you can get a free Lemon Madeleine or Butter Croissant for registering and a free individual pastry or slice of cake on your birthday, as well as other rewards. (U.S. only).
This site shows you how to earn free tokens at Chuck E. Cheese. Download and print out the Chuck E.'s "Rewards Calendars." Mark the days off with a pen or sticker as your child accomplishes specific goals. Then, you can bring the completed calendar in to any participating Chuck E. Cheese location and receive 10 free tokens as a reward. Offer expires Dec. 31, 2019.
To mark IHOP National Pancake Day, on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, IHOP will be offering guests free pancakes at participating restaurants nationwide. Some location hours may vary---check with your local IHOP for exact hours of participation. Limit: one offer per guest. Dine-in only. (U.S. only).
Looking for local restaurants that offer "kids eat free" and other kids meal deals in your area? This site offers a handy search engine that lets you find kids meal deals by location and date. (U.S. only).
Follow the instructions to get a "Caniac Club" card and verify your email to receive a free Box Combo at participating Raising Cane's restaurant chain stores. You'll also get a free drink on your birthday, as well as other food rewards. See "Rules" page for more details. (U.S. only).
Sign up with the "DD Perks" loyalty program at Dunkin' Donuts and you'll get a free beverage when you sign up, as well as on your birthday. The free beverage can be in any size of your choice and includes any iced or hot coffee, tea or latte, hot chocolate or Coolatta. (U.S. only).
Every day, tons of perfectly good food is thrown away. This free smartphone app aims to change that. Olio connects neighbors with each other and with local shops so that surplus food can be shared and not thrown into the trash. If you're looking for a specific food item, you can add a request to the app's "Wanted" section. Olio's only drawback is that many areas aren't yet covered. (For iOS and Android).