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Nobody wants to pay full price for food when discounts are available. And there are plenty of those happening right now.
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Here are the best deals around town to know about this week:
Barry’s Bagels free bagels
Today, July 25th, marks the one-year anniversary of Barry’s Bagels in Kettering. To celebrate, the owners have a day of deals and giveaways scheduled for their customers. Every hour on the hour starting at 7 a.m., an item in the store will be given away to a customer. These prizes include Yeti-style coffee mugs, combo meals, a dozen bagels and more.
Each customer will receive a free bagel and bounce back coupon with every purchase.
Buy one sandwich and get one sandwich free between 4-7 p.m.
WHERE: Barry’s Bagels, 4313 Far Hills Ave., Kettering
WHEN: Wednesday, July 25 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
P.F. Chang’s 25-cent entrees
P.F. Chang's is turning 25, and to celebrate, the restaurant is offering entrées for just 25 cents each with the purchase of one full-priced entrée of equal or greater value. The promotion is effective Wednesday, July 25 only. From Mongolian Beef to Chang's Spicy Chicken to Long Life Noodles & Prawns, every entrée on P.F. Chang's menu is eligible.
WHERE: P. F. Chang’s, 626 Miamisburg-Centerville Road, Dayton
HOURS: Sunday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Anniversary special is Wednesday, July 25th only.
INFO: Call 937-428-6085 | Website
Free cheese coneys from Gold Star
On Thursday, July 26, Gold Star is celebrating National Chili Dog Day with a special offer for diners. Cincinnati-style chili lovers in Dayton will receive a free cheese coney with the purchase of any beverage.
The Cincinnati-style signature cheese coney traditionally tops hot dogs with chili, onions, mustard, and shredded cheddar cheese.
Find local locations here.
The Spot in Sidney $1.11 anniversary deals
This Sidney diner is celebrating 111 years this week with a couple “All-American” deals. Enjoy a junior hamburger or hot dog for $1.11.
WHAT: The Spot Restaurant
WHERE: 201 S. Ohio Ave., Sidney
Icee deals from Sam’s Club
You don’t have to be a member of Sam’s Club to get this summer deal. Sam’s Club Cafe is open to the general public and is serving 20-ounce Icee floats (Icee mixed with frozen yogurt) for 99 cents all summer long or a regular summer size Icee for 50 cents.
Get a free Dairy Queen Blizzard
Love ice cream? Dairy Queen is offering a free small Blizzard to those who download its app.
Thrillist reported that the effort is part of a campaign to get more people to use the restaurant's app. Users can download the DQ app from Google Play or the Apple App Store.
Once they sign up and register, the app will get a mobile coupon for a free small Blizzard treat, ranging from Oreo to cotton candy.
Before heading out to the nearest Dairy Queen for a treat, be sure it is participating in the offer.
“Most DQ restaurants throughout the United States and Canada are individually owned and operated franchises, so special promotions or coupons are decided by the store management or owner,” the restaurant chain said on Twitter.
Free fries on Fridays from McDonald’s
McDonald’s has announced a new deal: a free medium fry every Friday. Download and register for the McDonald’s app and make a purchase of at least $1 to unlock free fry heaven. The offer is valid for a single purchase per week. However, you can make that single purchase every Friday if you so choose.
Free kids meals all summer
Don’t skip out on taking the kiddos downtown for a meal! Starting on Saturday, July 14, children that are 10 years-old and under will get a free meal when an adult purchases an entree and drink, Table 33 announced on their Facebook page.
Wing deals coming up on Wing Day
National Chicken Wing Day is coming up on Sunday, July 29. That means lots of promotions and deals, including one from Wingstop. 5 free wings (boneless or classic) will be offered with any in-restaurant purchase on National Chicken Wing Day.