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Current Menu Promotions

Here's a list of current, limited-time, and ongoing deals and specials from the biggest fast food chains, linked to reviews or news where appropriate. You can let me know if I'm missing something at q@brandeating.com or in the comments below (Updated regularly. Last updated January 18, 2016).

Arby's

- New Loaded Curly Fries (details / review)


- Fish Sandwiches are back through at least April; New Crispy Fish Flatbread (details)

- Mint Chocolate Swirl Shake returns

- New Steak Fajita Flatbreads (details / review)

- New Sliders (details / review); Mighty Minis are gone.

- There's a new secret menu item: The Meat Mountain (of course, I tried it)

- Smokehouse Brisket Sandwich permanent (review)

- New Jr. Bacon Cheddar Melt (review)

- New Snack 'N Save Value Menu - Prices range from $1-plus to $2.99

- Healthier Kids Meals

- Arby-Q, Arby's Melt, Super Roast Beef, Homestyle Fries, Jr. Chicken Sandwich, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Sandwich, Chocolate Chunk Cookies, Molten Lava Cake - *Limited availability at participating locations.

Current Kid's Promotion
- Unlisted...

Baskin Robbins

- January Flavor of the Month - Chocoholic's Resolution ice cream (details)

Boston Market

- They're highlighting that they have 100 meal combinations that come in at less than 550 calories.

Burger King

- New Snickers Creme Pie (details)


- New Flame-Grilled Chicken Burger (details / review)

- New 5 for $4 Deal (details)

- 1.49 10-piece Chicken Nugget deal is back (details)

- New Buffalo Chicken Fries (details / review)

- New sauce for Chicken Fries (details)

- New Fully Loaded Croissan'wich (details)

- Chicken Fries return permanently (details)

- 2 for $4 Croissan'wiches

- Otis Spunkmeyer Cinnamon Rolls Replace Minibons (details)

- New Bacon Cheeseburger Deluxe (review) as part of King Deals Value Menu rebrand (details)

- New value-menu Rodeo Burgers (details / review)

- New Big King (review)

- Two for $5 Mix n Match Deal back (news) - current rotation - Big King, Big Fish Sandwich, Original Chicken Sandwich, Flame-Grilled Chicken Sandwich and Extra Long Cheeseburger

Carl's Jr. / Hardee's

- New All-Natural Turkey Burger (details)

- New Steakhouse Thickburger with A.1. sauce (details / review)

- New Hardee's Bacon Swiss Chicken Biscuit (details / review)

- New Tex Mex Thickburger (details / review)

- New Cinnamon Swirl French Toast Breakfast Sandwich (details / review)

- New Thickburger El Diablo (details / review)

- New Grilled Cheese Breakfast Sandwich (details / review)

- New Carl's Jr. All-Natural Burger (details / review / comparison)

Current Kids Promotion
- Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
- Coming Soon - Dinotrux on March 23, 2016

Checkers / Rally's 

- $2 Meals (details)


Chick-fil-A

- New Superfood Side

- Chicken Tortilla Soup is back for the winter

- New Sriracha dipping sauce slated to go nationwide by end of 2016 (details)

- Updated Greek Yogurt Parfait (details)

- New Frosted Lemonade (details / review)

- New "Specialty-Grade" Coffee (details / review)

- New, Revamped Grilled Chicken (details / sandwich review / nuggets review)

- They're testing a few new breakfast items (original news / update)

- New Salads, which haven't been too popular if comments are any indication.

- New Desserts

Current Kid's Promo
- World Tour

Chipotle

- Food menu items now completely free of GMOs.

- Vegan Sofritas (review) available at all Chipotle locations.

Dairy Queen

- New DQ Bakes menu (details)

- Salted Caramel Truffle is the featured Blizzard for January

- $5 Buck Lunch; new KC BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger option (details)

Del Taco

- Two new $1 Chicken Rollers (details)

- New Carne Asada recipe (details)

- New Handcrafted Ensaladas (details)

- Cheddar Potato Poppers are Back (review)

- New fresh, sliced avocado option available plus new Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito (details)

- New Salsa Fresca Chicken Taco and Chicken Roller for $1 each as part of value menu (details)

- Turkey recipe tweaked and now made with Jennie-O turkey (details)

- New Chili Cheese Nachos and Salsa Verde Nachos (review) on the Buck and Under menu (details)

Domino's

- New Marbled Cookie Brownie (details / review)

- New Specialty Chicken (details / review) - 2 for $5.99 each

- New Handmade Pan Pizza - medium for $7.99 (now $8.99)

Domino's Handmade Pizza

- $19.99 Domino's Perfect Combo

- Available Gluten-Free Crust

- New Chicken & Bacon Carbonara Artisan Pizza

- New Parmesan Bread Bites

- New Stuffed Cheesy Bread

- Monday through Thursday - $7.99 for any 3-topping large carryout pizza.

- 2 Medium, 2-Topping Pizzas, Specialty Chicken, Oven-Baked Sandwiches, Stuffed Cheesy Breads, 8-piece Chicken, or Pasta in a Dish: $5.99 each (must buy 2 items or more)

- Any Large American Legends Pizza $12.99

- $5.99 Carryout Lunch Deal - Oven-Baked Sandwich, 2-Topping Small Pizza, Penne Pasta in Dish, or Stuffed Cheesy Bread - Available Until 2pm.

Dunkin' Donuts

- New Fudge Croissant Donut (details)

- New Sweet Pepper Bacon Breakfast Sandwich (details)

- New Macchiato beverage platform (details)

El Pollo Loco

- New items on Under 500 Calorie Menu (details)

- 3-Course Family Meal with choice of soup or avocado salad


Jack in the Box

- Chipotle Chicken Club Combo is back (details)

- New Jalapeno Breakfast Burrito (details)

- New Southern-Style breading on crispy chicken fillet (details)

- New Spicy Nacho Chicken Sandwich to late night menu (details / review)

- Loaded Breakfast Sandwich returns for a limited time.


- New Buttery Jack (details) with Classic (review) and Bacon & Swiss (review) versions

- New Spicy Sriracha Burger (details / review)

- New Munchie Meals - Late Night only (9pm to 5am) - Brunch Burger (review), Exploding Cheesy Chicken (review), Loaded Nuggets (review), and Stacked Grilled Cheeseburger (review)


KFC

- New Nashville Hot Chicken & Tenders (details)

- $20 Family Fill Up Meal (details)

- $5 Fill Em Up combos (details)

McDonald's

- New Mozzarella Sticks (details / review)


- New McPick 2 for $2 Menu (details)

- Menu improvements include butter instead of margarine in McMuffins and slightly bigger (4.25-oz) Quarter Pounder patty

- All-Day Breakfast starts now available (details)

- New Buttermilk Crispy Chicken (details / review)

- New Grilled Chicken (details / review)

- $2 Jalapeno Double (details / review) - now only available at some locations

Current Kids Promotion:
- Pokemon and Build-A-Bear Workshop
- Coming Soon - Happy Meal Books on February 2nd

Papa John's

- New Brookie (details)

- Large 1-Topping Pizza for 50 cents when you buy any large pizza at regular menu price

- New Cinnamon Knots (details / review)

- New Garlic Knots (details / review)

- New Double Chocolate Chip Brownie (details / review)

- New Mega Chocolate Chip Cookie - $5 (review)

- New Chicken Poppers - 10 for $5 or 15 for $6

- Papa Rewards loyalty program

Pizza Hut

- New $5 Flavor Menu (details)

- Triple Treat Bundle - 2 medium 1-topping pizzas, 5 breadsticks or Flavor Sticks, and a Hershey's Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie for $19.99.

- $11 Any Deal (any size, any crust, any toppings)

- New Hershey's Triple Chocolate Brownie (details / review)

- 2 Medium Pizzas with Any Toppings for $6.99 each (details)

- New Gluten-Free Pizza (details / review)

- New "Flavor of Now" Menu (details) Reviewed so far - Old Fashioned Meatbrawl; Pretzel Piggy; BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger; Ginger Boom Boom Crust; Get Curried Away Crust

- New Ultimate Hershey's Chocolate Chip Cookie (details / review)

- $19.99 Big Dinner Box Returns with slight changes - new option to get just 3 medium pizzas instead of 2 pizzas plus sides

- Tuscani Tuesdays - $10 two pans of their Tuscani pasta (4 servings; your choice of lasagna, chicken alfredo, or meaty marinara) and five breadsticks - I've tried the Creamy Chicken Alfredo.

- Wing Wednesdays - 60 cent wings - I tried the Boneless Buffalo Wings and Boneless Cajun Wings. Cajun option now discontinued and replaced with Lemon Pepper option.

Popeyes Chicken

- New Spice Packed Wings (details / review)

- Apple Cinnamon Pie is back for a limited time.

Sonic

- New Seasoned Jumbo Popcorn Chicken (details)

- $9.99 Meal for Two (details)

- Footlong Coneys are back for a limited time; $3.99 for a Footlong Coney & Tots

- New Ultimate Chicken Sandwich (details)

- New Sonic Energy Drinks

- New Sonic Splash Customizable Low-Cal Sodas (details / review)

- Boneless Wings are back; Buy one, get one free every Monday after 5PM (details / review)

- 99 cent large drinks and slushes before 10 AM (details)

- Happy Hour - 1/2 price Drinks and Slushes from 2-4pm every day (2-5pm at some locations)

Starbucks

- New Latte Macchiato (details)

- New Almond Croissant & Cookie Dough Cake Pops (details)

- New Italian-Style Ham & Spicy Salami Sandwich

- New Cold Brew Coffee (details)

- New Flat White (details / review)


Subway

- No more national $5 Footlongs promotion... (details)

Current Kids Promotion:
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Taco Bell

- Quesalupa Coming in February (details)

- $1 Crunchwrap Sliders with Two New Flavors (details)

- Happier Hour Drinks - Medium Fountain Drink or Freeze for $1 from 2 - 5 PM

Togo's 

- New Spicy Boom Boom Pastrami

- New Italian Chopped Salad

Wendy's

- New Gouda Bacon Cheeseburger and Bacon Fondue Fries (details)

- New 4 for $4 Meal Deal (details)

- $1 Frosty Key Tag Good for Free Jr. Frosty with any purchase for all of 2016

- New Asian Cashew (review) and BBQ Ranch Salads (details / review)

- Value Menu Realignment similar to McDonald's Extra Value Menu. Now called the "Right Size, Right Price" menu starting at 99 cents.

Current Kids Promotion
- Build Your Creativity toys