April 15, a.k.a. Tax Day, is just around the corner. And though wading through the arcane complexities of U.S. tax law isn’t exactly something we'd classify as “fun,” there is a silver lining: free food!
Lessen the pain of payment or celebrate that refund a bit early with these Tax Day deals and freebies at Twin Cities restaurants.
Get the “Tax Day Meal Special”—a half chicken, two sides, cornbread, and fountain beverage—for $10.40 from April 10-15. Offer only available for dine-in customers. 5300 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park; 952-928-9999; bostonmarket.com
Get a free medium sub with the purchase of medium or large sub, chips, and drink with this coupon. Offer valid April 15-17. Various locations; firehousesubs.com
Great American Cookies
Get one free original chocolate chip cookie per customer on April 15. Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington; 952-858-9814; greatamericancookies.com
Say “made from scratch” to get a free sausage biscuit on April 15 from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at participating locations. Limit one per customer. Various locations; hardees.com
Noodles & Company
Members of the NoodlesREWARDS loyalty program can get $4 off orders of $10 or more from April 10-15 by ordering online or through the mobile app. You’ll need to sign up for NoodlesREWARDS by April 9 in order to receive the offer. Various locations; noodles.com
Oceanaire Seafood Room
Get a half-priced bottle of wine with the purchase of two entrees on April 15. 50 S. Sixth St., Minneapolis; 612-333-2277; theoceanaire.com
Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Tell the cashier “Tax Day” on April 15 for a buy-one-get-one-free deal on entrees including subs, soups, and salads. Various locations; potbelly.com
A coupon good for 15 percent off any order on April 15 is available online. Various locations; whitecastle.com
Bite Squad's offering a one-day free delivery deal for users who enter the code “TAXDAY19” on their app or online on April 15. bitesquad.com
And for some non-food related relaxation, Planet Fitness is offering members and non-members alike the chance to use available HydroMassage chairs with a coupon that'll be available online starting April 11. Various locations; planetfitness.com