Many of us will celebrate Independence Day with picnics, cookouts, potlucks and ice cream socials, but you may still need some cheap options for eating out. This is America so we’re here to give you freedom of choice. Read carefully as some are only good on the 4th of July, others are good at different times.
American Garage Bar: Happy hour every day from 3:57 to 7:11 p.m. Bartenders happy to serve you 3$ domestic drafts, 3$ well drinks and 4$ double well drinks. Located at 401 SE Main Street, Lee’s Summit, MO.
Applebee’s: Bahama mama beverages made with Malibu rum for $1 all day, every day in July.
Bier Station: Boulevard Brewing Company’s Tank 7 is turning 10 and Bier Station wants you to come celebrate with them. Join Sunday, July 7 for all day Tank 7 specials, a special beer cocktail made with Tank 7 (called the Lion’s Tank), $5 burger and fries specials and birthday cake.
Bonefish Grill: Pair up and try the Summer Boil. It’s an assortment of delicious seafood and big enough to share. Available now through early August.
Carrabba’s: Half-price appetizers in the bar area and drinks everywhere during happy hour all week (Monday-Friday). The Overland Park restaurant has happy hour from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Independence restaurant has happy hour from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Cheesecake Factory: Make a Door Dash order from The Cheesecake Factory from July 3 through July 7 and receive a legendary OREO® DREAM EXTREME CHEESECAKE . Your order must be through Door Dash and total $17.76 or more . Follow the link for more information.
Chili’s: Come in for $4 Large Domestic Drafts and $5 Southern Back Porch ‘Ritas. Available all day July 4 and July 5.
Cici’s Pizza: Get a $4 Unlimited Pizza Buffet with purchase of a large drink. This offer is good only on July 4th. You can still save July 4-7 with a Pick 3 for $3.99 deal. Choose from a medium one-topping pizza, cheesy bread, cinnamon rolls and brownies. Minimum purchase of three, for carryout only.
Chicken N Pickle: From noon to 6 p.m. on July 4, they’ll be hosting a carnival (with snow cones), as well as food and drink specials all day. Chicken N Pickle is located in downtown North Kansas City, 1761 Burlington.
Crow’s Coffee: On Tuesday, July 2 ONLY, Crow’s Coffee is celebrating five years in Kansas City by giving each customer a FREE 12 oz. tea or coffee drink. This deal good only from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at any of their three locations (Waldo, South Plaza and South Kansas City).
Krispy Kreme – Reward members get a FREE dozen of original glazed doughnuts, when they purchase any dozen on July 4. It’s FREE to sign up for Krispy Kreme Rewards.
McCormick & Schmicks: $1 oysters and shrimp on July 4 in the bar and extended happy hour (until closing). Find McCormick & Schmicks on the Country Club Plaza at 448 W. 47th Street.
Marrio’s Donut Shop: Like every Thursday, Marrio’s is open at 6 a.m. and offering a buy-one-get-one 50% off special on coffee.
Martin City Brewing Company: Late or early, MCBC has you covered with food and drink happy hour specials in the afternoon and late at night. There’s something offered at all three. locations.
Minsky’s Pizza: VIP members get 25% off your total ticket July 4-7. This deal works for dine in, carry out or online orders. Must present VIP coupon to server or show on your mobile device. Use the promo code “FourthOff” for online orders. However, you’re craving Minsky’s know that there’s 18 locations in Kansas City.
Outback Steakhouse: Outback honors all HEROES from June 28 through July 4 with a 20% discount. You must show your state or federal ID. Military personnel, firefighters, police and first responders receive 10% discount year round. Dine in at any of Kansas City’s three locations.
Quiznos: Quiznos celebrates their 38th birthday with a deal from June 4 to July 29. Get a free 4-inch sub and 38 points when you download and use the app.
7-Eleven: America’s not the only one celebrating a birthday in July. 7-Eleven is celebrating its 92nd birthday by giving everyone a FREE small Slurpee on Thursday, July 11 at participating locations, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m
SONIC Drive-In – Happy Hour half-price drinks and slushies from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Tuesday nights are family nights, with half-price cheeseburgers 5 pm to close. And every night after 8 p.m., enjoy half-price shakes and $1.49 ice cream cookie sandwiches.
Wendy’s: Grab a FREE half-size Berry Burst Chicken Salad with any purchase on the Wendy’s app. You must download the app to receive the deal. Limit one per person. The offer is valid from June 21 to July 14, 2019.
Portions of this list originally appeared on Living on the Cheap. Used her by permission.