Date Night on a Budget: 6 Restaurants Offering Free or Cheap Food on Valentine’s Day

Xpress riders love to save money. We want to let you, we understand Valentine’s Day can really break your pockets when you are trying to impress your significant other. If you are on a budget or simply want to save money, take advantage of these dining options in Atlanta that are offering free or cheap food on the day of love!


Head on over to Hooters after you afternoon commute with Xpress and get some free wings!

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day then to shred your ex? Go to Shred Your Ex and shred a picture of your ex to receive a coupon for 10 FREE boneless wings (with a purchase of 10 boneless wings)!

Outback Steakhouse

Not a fan of wings? No worries. Outback Steakhouse is running a special from Feb. 9-14 for a Valentine’s Day meal for two. With prices starting at $42 per couple, you can choose two entrees, two sides, two salads and cheesecake for dessert. For even more fun, enjoy their Love Potion Cocktail for only $5!

Fogo de Chão

If you want to score a free meal for a future visit to a restaurant, Fogo de Chão is the place! All you have to do is make a reservation and dine there anytime from Fe. 10-14. You will receive a complimentary lunch or dinner card that you can use during your next visit. Who doesn’t love a free meal?

California Pizza Kitchen

Are you and your significant other pizza lovers? Take a trip to California Pizza Kitchen from Feb.10-14 to enjoy a “Sweet Deal for Two.” The deal includes an appetizer, two entrees and a dessert from their special menu for $35. To make your night even sweeter, tag your Valentine’s Date in the restaurant’s Facebook post with the hashtag #CPKgiveaway and you’ll be entered to win a $100 gift card!

Qdoba Mexican Eats

Here’s a great BOGO deal! Qdoba is having a “Qdoba for a Kiss” promotion where you’ll be able to buy one entrée and get one FREE on Feb. 14. Also, if you post a photo to Twitter, Instagram or Facebook of you kissing your date with the hashtag #QdobaForAKiss, the restaurant will donate $1 to No Kid Hungry.

Waffle House

Invite your date to a fan fav in Atlanta, Waffle House! Although it’s not the first restaurant that comes to mind when you’re planning a Valentine’s Day date, Waffle House will provide a romantic atmosphere that you will love. Enjoy dim lighting and champagne (alcohol-free) as you feast on breakfast favorites!

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