The pandemic may have restricted dining outdoors, but this does not mean that you put a stop to your cravings. Popular fast food restaurants and chains have come up with innovative ways to safely cook, package and deliver orders in such a way that there will be less human touch and thereby few chances of contracting the virus.
You can use the app or website to order online and use McDonald’s coupons to claim deals like curbside pickup, free fries on select orders and weekdays, extra discount on delivery through partner apps or get discounted products like McDonald’s large fries for $1, happy meal under $3, Big Mac meal for $5.99, secret menu under $10 and more.
Popular fast food restaurants like McDonald’s, Domino’s, KFC, PizzaHut, Chili’s, Marcos, Subway, Taco Bell, Wingstop, Wendy’s etc. help you to place online orders and benefit from exclusive deals and discounts. Here’s a list of some tips and tricks that will help you save on online orders and claim incredible savings. So this fall, you can get ready to eat all favorite fast foods to your heart’s content with fretting on the food bill.
- Free delivery with credits
With the increasing number of coronavirus cases, people prefer ordering food online and getting it delivered right to their doorstep or opting for contactless curbside pickup.
McDonald’s gives you an opportunity to bag extra discounts on getting delivery with partner apps and a chance to earn delivery credits on food orders. Whereas other restaurants like Marco’s, Pizza Hut, KFC, Domino’s etc. also include options to get orders delivered with contactless or curbside pickup methods.
- Promotional or coupon codes
To benefit from coupon deals, all you have to do is apply the given code during checkout and get the amount deducted from the order subtotal.
You can use Marco’s coupon codes to get up to 50% off on pizzas, order 1 topping medium pizza for $6.99; 30% off on Pizza Hut sitewide orders and 50% off on menu priced pizzas, $3 off on Wendy’s online coupon etc.
- Combo offers
At times, you can get discounts on newly launched products or on ordering combos by just clicking on the offer or customizing your order according to combo requirements.
You can save on ordering Marco’s food bundle at $22.99 or get $5 on $20+ orders with pizza + sides + drink combo for $29.99; KFC’s fill up meal for $20, Wingstop wings combo for $8.99, tenders combo for $13.19, lunch meal under $15; Domino’s meal for $15.99, large pizza + wings combo for $7.99, Pizza Hut’s 2 topping pizza + 8 wings for $16.99, Chili’s handcrafted sandwiches + fries under $10 etc.
- Exclusive Discounts
Most food chains offer a certain percentage of discount on ordering online. There are exclusive deals for new users or first orders too.
Marco’s sign up deal offers $10 off to new users, free food on joining Wingstop e-club, Domino’s 3 toppings pizza at $9.99 for customers who prefer gluten free crust, free Doritos for new Taco Bell users, free baconator with Wendy’s Pringles on app orders and salads from $4.69 for exclusive online orders, Subway’s sign up deal to claim 6 inch sub for $2.99 or a chance to earn $6 credits with mobile app etc.
- Free products
Some restaurants give away free treats, BOGO deals (buy one get one free) on combo products, family meals or if you order during happy hours and select days.
You can get free hash browns with select McDonald’s orders, 1 free McCafé drink on ordering 5, BOGO deal on large fries; free cheesy bread on select Marco’s orders with BOGO pizza deal on select days, free 12 chicken tenders at KFC, free large breakfast potatoes with Wendy’s burger or free bacon pub fry on app orders etc.
- Referral deals
You can gain rewards points or other bonus on referring a deal to your friend or family member. Some restaurants also award you with special discounts if your referee makes a purchase with the offer link you shared.
You can send a code to your friends and ask them to register on the McDelivery app to get a free McVeggie burger, credit burger, American cheese supreme burger; extra discount on select Subway orders and if the referee registers for KFC’s Colonel Club.
- Bank and wallet deals
Specific banks, online wallets or NetBanking options allow you to get additional discounts if you use their mode of payment to make online purchases.
You can save $5 on $25+ Pizza Hut orders by using Visa Card as payment mode or claim 30% off on using credit and gift cards, buy 1 get 1 Wendy’s breakfast at $1 and BOGO Subway footlong deal with a chance to get $4 off on any Subway menu item by using PayPal, Wingstop boneless wings for 60 cents on using Apple pay or NetBanking etc.
- Member benefits
Being a member or joining loyalty programs at restaurants can help you gain access to updates about exclusive offers and coupon deals, extra discounts, perks and much more.
On earning reward points at McDonald’s you can get free beverages, redeem $5 discount on KFC’s Colonel Club deal, free birthday gift for Wingstop eclub members, free Domino’s pizza on earning 60 points, free food item with Pizza Hut loyalty program, free chips and salsa with Chili’s orders, a chance to earn points on every Wendy’s food order, surprise rewards on collecting Subway tokens and more.
There is absolutely no limit to how much savings you can bag on your online food orders, if you take a few minutes out to do a little comparing and checking for deals prior to that. Keep the aforementioned pointers in mind when ordering food online and you could take your savings several notches up, all while devouring your delicacies.