These 2016 Leap Day food deals and freebies will eat at you

Leap Day Food Deals
Leap Day Food Deals

Leap Day, Feb. 29, is quickly becoming a special day on the calendar where eateries offer all sorts of deals to lure in customers. In some cases the deals are specifically aimed at people born on Leap Day, and in other cases, the deals are for everyone, regardless of their date of birth. Here’s a look at some of the food deals and freebies available at some of the national chains today: (Take note, some deals require proof of February 29 birthday)


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At Krispy Kreme, all customers can get a dozen original glazed doughnuts for $2.29 with the purchase of any dozen at regular price.

Pizza Hut is giving away free personal pizzas to anyone (Leaplings) born on February 29.

Villa Italian Kitchen is giving all Leaplings a free slice of pizza to celebrate their birthday.

Over at Del Frisco’s Grille, Leaplings get a free order of cheesesteak eggrolls.

The Dog Haus is adding an extra patty and cheese to burger orders for free.

McAlister’s Deli is giving away a free cookie to anyone born on Leap Day.

The Hard Rock Cafe is giving away a free entrée to anyone born on February 29.

At Caribou Coffee you’ll get a second beverage for 29¢ when you buy one at regular price.

Hungry Howie’s has a Leap Year special that runs from February 29 until the end of March that offers customers a large one-topping pizza for just 29¢ with the purchase of large pizza at regular price. (Not available in Alabama and Florida).

Arby’s is offering a totally meatless menu on Leap Day especially for vegetarians.

[HT Brad Tuttle]