DOWNLOADING A restaurant’s app can help you order food more easily and keep track of your loyalty points. Better yet, as an extra perk, dining establishments often offer free food in exchange for installing their apps. You won’t get entire meals or the most expensive menu items for free, but plenty of restaurant apps offer small freebies such as desserts, snacks, drinks and sandwiches to brand-new users.
To save you time, effort and space on your phone, these are the restaurants offering free food for signing up for their app:
- Auntie Anne’s.
- California Pizza Kitchen.
- Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.
- Jamba Juice.
- Jack in the Box.
- Krispy Kreme.
- Steak ‘n Shake.
- Taco Cabana.
Read on for more on each restaurant app. Note that some apps require you to make an initial purchase or register for a loyalty account to get your free food.
The Pretzel Perks mobile app gets you a free pretzel with your first purchase of $1 or more. Plus, earn points with future purchases and get a free pretzel with every 250 points.
Get a free scoop of ice cream after you download the app and sign up for mobile deals. Waffle cones and toppings are not included in this offer. The app also updates you about new flavors and promotions.
California Pizza Kitchen
Download the CPK Rewards app, register for a rewards account and get a free small plate. Your options include various flatbreads, chips and guacamole, Mexican street corn and more. Going forward, you’ll earn points for spending at CPK. Every 75 points gets you a free $5 reward. Plus, get a free dessert on your birthday.
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
Receive a free brewed coffee or hot tea for installing the app, then earn one point per dollar spent. Rewards points can be redeemed for various rewards.
Register for the MyCulver’s loyalty program via the app or website and get a buy one, get one free value basket coupon. The app will also keep you apprised of the flavor of the day and current offers.
Download the app and register for a Jamba rewards account to get $3 off your first order. In addition to allowing you to order ahead, the app helps you track your reward points, which can be redeemed toward future purchases (35 points are worth $3). By being a Jamba member, you’ll also get a free smoothie on your birthday.
Jack in the Box
Download the Jack in the Box app and get 15% off your first in-app purchase. The app also allows you to order and pay in advance and skip to the front of the line when you pick up. You’ll also receive exclusive offers and deals for discounts and free food for as long as you have the app.
When you download the Krispy Kreme Rewards app, you’ll receive a free doughnut for signing up. The app also allows you to track your reward points, which you earn when you make Krispy Kreme purchases, and sends you exclusive offers and freebies throughout the year……Read More>>