2018 Holiday Gift Card Bonuses Roundup

2018 Holiday Gift Card Bonuses Roundup
2018 Holiday Gift Card Bonuses Roundup

As national restaurant chains ramp up for the busy 2018 holiday season, many are offering attractive bonuses when you purchase a gift card from them.

For simplicity purposes, I’m including “coupons” and “digital” bonuses as part of a broader “Gift Card” reference. I would also suggest checking with individual restaurants for details such as limitations, restrictions, expiry dates, usage dates, etc.

Below you will find a running list of restaurant gift card bonuses and giveaways available this holiday season. This is by no means a complete list, and will be updated as required:

Applebee’s: Purchase a $50 Gift Card this holiday season and receive a $10 Bonus Card in return. Offer valid through January 6, 2019. Bonus card expires on March 3, 2019 and may not be redeemed on date of issuance.

Blaze Pizza: Buy $25 in gift cards, get a free pizza pass. Pizza Pass is valid from January 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019.

Boston Market: Get a free $5 bonus card with each $25 gift card purchase through December 31, 2108. Bonus card is redeemable from November 23, 2018 through January 31, 2019.

Buffalo Wild Wings: Get a $5 eBonus with every $25 in gift cards purchased online through December 31, 2018. eBonus can be redeemed from January 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019.

California Pizza Kitchen: Get a $20 promotional card when you purchase $100 in gift cards through January 1, 2019. Plus, score a Bonus $10 card when you purchase before November 21, 2018.

Chili’s: Buy $50 in gift cards, get a $10 bonus card.

Corner Bakery Cafe: Get a $5 bonus card with the purchase of a large Cinnamon Crème Cake or $25 gift card before December 28, 2018. The bonus card is redeemable from January 1 to 31, 2019.

Del Taco: Beginning November 20, 2018 through January 2, 2019:

– In Store Bonus Offers

  • Purchase $15 in gift cards and receive one coupon good for 2 free Grilled Chicken Tacos
  • Purchase $25 in gift cards and receive two coupons each good for 2 free Grilled Chicken Tacos

– Online Bonus Offers

  • Purchase $30 in gift cards online and receive one coupon good for 1 free Small Size Combo Meal
  • Purchase $100 in gift cards online and receive four coupons each good for 1 free Small Size Combo Meal

Denny’s: Buy a $25 gift card get $50 in coupons through December 25, 2018.

IHOP: Get a $5 bonus coupon with the purchase of a $25 gift card through December 31, 2018. Coupon expires January 31, 2019.

Jamba Juice: Buy $25 in gift cards, get a $5 bonus card through December 31, 2018. Bonus card is redeemable from January 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019.

Olive Garden: Get a $10 bonus card with every $50 in gift cards you buy through December 30, 2018. Bonus card valid from January 2, 2019 through February 10, 2019.

Outback Steakhouse: Get a $10 bonus coupon with every $50 gift card purchase through December 31, 2018. Bonus card is good from January 1, 2019 through February 10, 2019.

P.F. Chang’s: Get a $20 bonus reward with every $100 gift card purchase made online or in-restaurant through December 31, 2018. Bonus card is redeemable from January 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019.

Red Lobster:  For every $50 you spend on gift cards, in-restaurant or online, you will receive a bonus card – good for $10 off on a future visit in the month of January.

Red Robin: Get a $5 Bonus Buck reward with every $25 in gift cards you buy. Bonus Buck reward is redeemable from January 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019 with a $5 or $10 minimum purchase.

Ruby Tuesday: Get a $15 bonus card with every $50 in gift cards you buy through December 31, 2018. Bonus card is valid January 2, 2019 to March 5, 2019.

Taco Bell: Taco Bell Offers Free $5 Bonus Card For Every $10 In Gift Cards Purchased Online through December 17, 2018. Bonus gift cards must be redeemed by December 24, 2018.

Taco John’s: Get a $5 bonus card when you buy $25 in gift cards.

The Coffee Bean: Get a $5 promo card  for every $30 spent on gift cards through January 6, 2019. Promo card is valid through February 6, 2019.

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