Many restaurants and popular retail stores have holiday gift card promotions for 2013. These deals basically reward you with a bonus gift card for FREE when you purchase a merchant gift card for a certain amount. If you’re looking for ways to save on dining out over the holidays or are planning to give a gift card this Christmas, this post is full of various restaurant promotional offers to help you with your goals! You can save plenty of money by taking advantage of these holiday promotions.
2013 Holiday Gift Card Deals:
Applebee’s – Buy $50 in Applebee’s digital gift cards to receive a free $10 digital bonus card.
Benihana – Through 12/31/13, buy $50 in gift cards, get a FREE $10 promotional card (Promotional cards are valid from 1/2/14 through 3/31/14).
Black Angus Steakhouse – Through 12/31/13, receive $5 Bonus Bucks with every $50 in Gift Cards Purchased (Bonus Bucks valid 1/1/13 – 2/13/14).
Boston Market – Get a FREE $5 Bonus Gift Card for every $25 Gift Card purchased, while supplies last. Go here for more details.
California Pizza Kitchen – Receive a $20 promotional card when you purchase $100 in gift cards.
Caribou Coffee – Through 12/31/13 (or while supplies last), whenever you buy $25 in gift cards, get a FREE $5 eGift card!
Carrabba’s Italian Grill – For every $100 in gift cards purchased now through 12/31/13, receive a FREE $20 Bonus Card (Bonus Cards will be valid 1/1/14-2/10/14 and you can receive a maximum of 10 Bonus Cards per order).
Chili’s – Receive a $10 coupon after buying $50 in Chili’s gift cards.
Dell – Receive a $75 eGift Card for every $400 spent in eGift Cards. Expires December 10, 2013.
Del Taco – Whenever you buy a $25 Gift Card, Get 1 Free Combo Meal coupon or whenever you buy $100 Gift Card, Get 5 Free Combo Meal coupons + FREE USPS shipping on all orders. Free food coupons expire 2/28/14.
Famous Dave’s – Get a $5 reward card for every $25 in gift cards purchased through January 1, 2014. eGift cards are not eligible for the $5 reward card promotion.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar – Receive a $20 Bonus Card with our compliments for every $100 in Fleming’s Gift Cards you purchase between now and December 31st at any Fleming’s location or online at FlemingsSteakhouse.com.
Hal Smith Restaurant Group – Receive a $10 Bonus Card for every $50 spent in eGift Cards. Expires January 1, 2014.
Jamba Juice – Through 1/2/14, purchase one or more gift cards worth $25 or more and receive a coupon for a FREE Small smoothie valid at participating Jamba Juice locations until 1/12/14. Offer valid only at participating store locations.
Lettuce Entertain You – Receive a $25 Holiday Bonus Certificate for every $100 spent in eGift Cards. Offer ends December 30, 2013.
Levy Restaurants – Receive a $25 Bonus Card for every $100 spent in eGift Cards. Expires December 31, 2013.
Lone Star Steakhouse – Buy $25 in gift cards to get a free appetizer, or buy $75 in gift cards to get a free entree. Valid November 15, 2013, to January 1, 2014. Coupons valid on future visits from November 16, 2013, to January 31, 2014.
Longhorn Steakhouse – Buy $25 in Gift Cards online and receive a coupon valid for $5 off 2 adult entrees, valid 1/1/14-2/9/14.
Maggiano’s Little Italy – Receive a $20 Bonus Card for every $100 spent in eGift Cards. Expires December 31, 2013.
Marie Callender’s Restaurant – Purchase $25 or more in gift cards, receive $5 Bonus Card (Redeemable 1/1/14-1/31/14 with the purchase of $20 or more). Valid at participating locations only.
Not Your Average Joe’s – Receive a $10 Appreciation Card for every $50 spent in Gift Cards or a 25% Appreciation Card for gift card purchases over $500. Expires December 31, 2013.
O’Charley’s – Receive a $5 Reward Card for every $25 spent in eGift Cards. Expires January 1, 2014.
Olive Garden – Get a $10 bonus offer when you purchase $50 or more in gift cards by December 25, 2013. The $10 bonus is valid from January 1, 2014, to February 9, 2014, for $10 off the purchase of 2 adult entrees.
Outback Steakhouse – Get a free $20 bonus card when you buy $100 in gift cards through December 31, 2013.
Pappadeaux – Now through 12/24/13, get a FREE $10 Reward Card for every $50 in Pappas gift cards purchased, redeemable 1/1/14-2/28/14.
Pei Wei – Now through 12/24/13, buy $25 in gift cards and get a FREE entree, valid 1/7/14-2/2/14.
P.F.Chang’s – Receive a $20 P.F. Chang’s Bonus Card when you purchase $100 in P.F. Chang’s gift cards (Bonus card valid 1/1/14 through 3/31/14).
Red Lobster – Receive a $5 off coupon for every $25 spent toward the online purchase of a gift card.
Red Robin – Get a $5 Bonus Buck Reward when you buy a $25 gift card, or get a 20% discount on all orders over $250.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill – Get a $5 Grazie Gift for every $25 Gift Card purchased through December 31, 2013.
Ruby Tuesday – Free $5 bonus coupon for every $25 in gift cards that you buy. Free $15 bonus coupon for every $50 in gift cards that you buy.
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – For a limited time, buy $250 or more in gift cards, get a 10% bonus card, valid 1/1/14-3/31/14.
Smashburger – Receive $5 in Smash Cash for every $25 gift card purchased through 12/31/13. Smash Cash valid 1/1/14-1/31/14.
Souplantation & Sweet Tomatoes – Get 1 free meal pass with every $50 in-store gift card purchase.
Steak ‘n Shake – Through 12/31/13, buy $20 in Gift Cards at the restaurant and get a FREE $5 Bonus Card.
Taco Bell – For a limited time, buy $20 in Gift Cards and get 2 FREE Doritos Locos Tacos AND a Large Drink.
Texas de Brazil – Get a $125 Gift Card for only $100 or a $70 Gift Card for only $60 with free shipping.
Texas Roadhouse – Get a $5 bonus eGift card for every $30 you spend on Texas Roadhouse gift cards online.
T.G.I. Friday’s – Receive a $5 Bonus Bites Card for every $25 spent in eGift Cards. Expires January 1, 2014.
The Children’s Place – Receive a $10 eGift Card for every $40 spent in eGift Cards. Expires December 31, 2013.
Tony Roma’s – Receive $15 in Roma Bucks for every $50 spent in eGift Cards.
UNO Chicago Grill – Now through 1/1/14, whenever you buy $25 in gift cards, you’ll get a FREE $5 bonus voucher, valid 1/2/14 – 2/13/14.
White Castle – Get $5 promo card when you purchase $25 in gift cards. Promo card valid from January 1, 2014, through February 28, 2014.
Again, if you purchase a gift card from one of the listed restaurants or retailers, you could get a FREE bonus gift card! This is a great chance for you to save on your holiday shopping, so check out these deals while they last. Find more ways to save money this holiday season on HMB!
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