Apparently this takes a cue from moms’ stated preference for gift cards over other types of presents in Mother’s Day surveys by the National Retail Federation.
Here’s a look at the amazing restaurant gift card deals available for purchase.
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is offering a 15 percent discount on gift cards over $75.
Applebee’s is offering a $10 bonus gift card with every purchase of a $50 gift card through July 1.
Buy a $50 gift card by June 30 and get two $10 bonus gift cards (they can only be redeemed for dine-in customers). Bonus cards will be able to be redeemed between May 29 and July 31 or July 1 through August 31.
Anyone who purchase $50 in gift cards will receive a $10 bonus through June 18.
Now through June 17, buy a $50 gift card and get a $10 bonus card for free.
Brio Tuscan Grille is offering a $25 bonus card for every $100 gift card purchased through June 17.
Buy one $30 gift card, and get a $5 bonus card free through June 17.
Through June 18, get a coupon for a free fry or shake with a purchase of a $20 gift card.
Up until June 17, you’ll be able to get a free $10 bonus gift card with the purchase of every $50 Carrabba’s gift card.
Chili’s is offering a similar deal for individuals who purchase their gift cards online. Get a free $10 gift card for every $50 in gift cards purchased through June 17.
Del Frisco’s will be offering a restaurant gift card deal through June 19: Buy $100 in gift cards and get $20 in bonus cards free.
Head to Fogo de Chao before June 17, buy $125 in gift cards and you’ll receive $25 in bonus cards.
Buy $50 in gift cards and get a free appetizer coupon, now through June 17.
IHOP is known for having its free days, and it is offering more freebies with the current gift card offer: Buy a $25 gift card and get a $5 coupon through August 12.
Up until June 15, get a $10 bonus gift card for every $50 in gift cards spent at Joe’s Crab Shack.
For every $50 in gift cards, get a $10 bonus card free through June 17.
Through June 17, Metro Diner is offering a $10 bonus card for every $50 in gift cards purchased.
Head to Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub between now and June 17 for a $25 gift card and get a $5 bonus card for free.
Lovers of noodles can purchase a $25 gift card and get a $5 bonus card for free through June 30.
Buy $50 in gift cards and get a $10 bonus card free — now through June 17.
Grab a $50 gift card for Panera before May 31 and get a $10 bonus card free.
P.F. Chang’s is offering a similar deal: Buy a $50 gift card before Jun 17 and receive a $10 bonus card free of charge.
Red Lobster is offering two coupons for free appetizers or $10 off two adult entrees with the purchase of $75 in gift cards. This offer will only be available as long as supplies last.
Buy a $25 gift card before June 30 and get a $5 bonus card.
Ruby Tuesday is offering a $15 bonus gift card for every $50 in gift cards purchased now through June 17.
Steak ‘n Shake is offering a free $5 gift certificate for every purchase of $20 in gift cards through August 21.
Buy $50 in TGI Fridays gifts cards, and get a bonus $10 card. This offer is only available for a limited time.
More Restaurant Gift Card Deals
Groupon can be a great place to find restaurant gift deals and discounts on meals near you. This app is a great way to get money off smaller, locally-owned restaurants that might not necessarily offer gift card rebates or bonuses.
Similar to Groupon, Living Social also offers restaurant gift card deals — and in some parts of the country, you might find there’s a wider variety of restaurants available. So, if you don’t see what you’re looking for on Groupon, this is a good place to check.
Readers, do you expect to include any restaurant outings or gift cards in your celebration of Father’s Day this year? Which of the above deals have you either partaken of or expect to avail yourself of? And are there any other such deals that we’ve missed including in this article. Let us know by posting in the comments section beneath this post.
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