Eat free or cheap on Halloween at several restaurants when you come dressed in costume. Fill your bellies with food before or after Halloween so there’s less room to eat all of that candy! As always, check with your location to make sure they are participating and read the details carefully – some offers are for kids only. Happy Halloween!
Applebees: $1 Vampire at Applebees in October. The new $1 Vampire is made with rum, strawberry, passion fruit, dragon fruit, and pineapple juice. Plus, it comes with vampire fangs and a cherry.
Baskin Robbins: Make Halloween even more “fang-tastic” by stopping into Baskin-Robbins to enjoy its October “Celebrate 31” promotion. On October 31st at participating restaurants nationwide, guests can enjoy any regular or kids-sized scoop of ice cream for $1.70. Or pick up a Halloween Ghost Cake is sure to be a smash at your monster mash!
Burger King: 10-piece order of chicken nuggets for $1.49. Get 50 nuggets for just $7.45 – perfect for a party or family gathering
Cheryl’s Cookies: Buy a box of 1 dozen or more cookies, get a free dozen cookies at Cheryl’s retail stores. Offer valid through October 31. Show coupon below on phone or mention that you saw the offer on Columbus on the Cheap.
Chuck E. Cheese: Kids in costume get 50 free tickets anytime in October.
IHOP: Eat eat FREE everyday in October from 4 – 10 p.m., with adult entree purchase. Check out the new spooky fun Addams Family Menu!
Joe’s Crab Shack: Kids eat free on Halloween at Joe’s Crab Shack (Sawmill Rd). Get one kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult entree on Halloween, Oct. 31.
Krispy Kreme: Wear a costume on Halloween, get a free Krispy Kreme doughnut on Halloween! Try one of the limited Halloween creations, including Slimon, Mumford, and Hypno-Henry – or pick your own favorite (subject to availability)
Texas Roadhouse Polaris: Spooktacular Halloween with games, treats, and prizes in the waiting area from 3-8 pm. Stop in before you go trick or treating! . Kids Eat for 99 cents* with purchase of an adult entree! *Excludes Ranger Meals, Polaris Location Only, Thursday, October 31. While Supplies Last
Texas Roadhouse Hilliard: Annual Halloween Drive-Thru at Texas Roadhouse in Hilliard on October 31 from 2 – 6 pm. Stop to pick up your family Trick or Treat Meal for only $24.99, while supplies last! – 1 lb. BBQ Pulled Pork – 1 lb. BBQ Pulled Chicken – Mashed Potatoes – Green Beans – 12 Fresh-Baked Rolls w/ Honey Cinnamon Butter. Call to pre-order to guarantee your meal – 614-921-1850!
Wendy’s: Buy a Frosty Boo Book for $1 and get 5 coupons for a free Jr. Frosty. 85 cents from every $1 purchase goes to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.
Waiting for 2019 verification
- Chipotle: Not yet verified for 2019. Eat cheap at Chipotle for Halloween! $4 burrito, bowl, salad or order of tacos at Chipotle if you’re in costume from 3pm to close on Halloween, October 31. Or use code BOORITO in the app or online to get yours – and skip the line. They are also hosting a costume party on IG! Submit your photo on Instagram and tag @Chipotle for a chance to win free burritos for a year!
- IHOP: Not verified for 2019, but typically offered on Halloween: Free Scary Face pancake at IHOP for kids 12 and under on October 31. No coupon required.
There are more Kids Eat Free or cheap specials valid every Thursday (and every other night of the week)!
If you don’t know what to dress up as for all of these Halloween events, check out these 100 Cheap and Easy DIY Halloween Costumes.
If you’re looking for safer trick-or-treating (with businesses and community groups) or trunk or treating around Columbus, check out this list with over 40 community events with Trick or Treating or Trunk or Treating in Columbus. There are also over 120 fall and Halloween events around Columbus for families and adults that you don’t want to miss this year!
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