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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 November 16, 2014).

Arby's

- New Montreal Angus and Portabella sandwich (details)

- New, limited-time King's Hawaiian Brisket Sandwich (review / details)

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

Arby's Apple Crisp

- New, limited-time Apple Crisp for the Fall (review / details)

- New, limited-time Creme Brulee Shake for the Fall (details)

- New, limited-time Mega Meat Stacks Sandwiches (details)

- Limited-time Smokehouse Brisket Sandwich returns (reviewdetails)

- New Jr. Bacon Cheddar Melt (review)

- New Mighty Minis (review)

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

- November Flavor of the Month - First Class Camouflage ice cream

Boston Market

- Family Meal Fall Special - "get a whole pie, family size salad, or soup for only $2 with any Family Meal."

Burger King

- New Four Cheese Whopper (details / review)

- Italian Original Chicken Sandwich back as part of two for $5 Mix & Match Deal (details)

- Oreo Shake back for a limited time.

- Whopper gets the mushroom & Swiss treatment with new Mushroom & Swiss Bacon Whopper (details)

- New A.1. Ultimate Cheeseburger (review / details)

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

- New Spicy Chicken Sandwich (review)

- 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, and Italian Original Chicken Sandwich

- New, limited-time Buffalo Chicken Strips (review)

Current Kids Promotion
- Unlisted

Carl's Jr. / Hardee's

- New Double Loaded Omelet Biscuit (details)

- Crisp Burritos back at Carl's Jr.-Green Burrito (details)

- New Mile High Bacon Thickburger (details / review)

- New Hardee's - Fried Bologna & Velveeta Biscuits (details)

- New Texas BBQ Thickburger (details / review)

- Carl's Jr. - New Chorizo, Egg & Cheese Biscuits and Burritos (details)

- New Cinnamon Pull-Aparts (details / review)

- New Big Chicken Fillet Sandwich (details)

- Carl's Jr. - New Hearty Breakfast Platter (details)

- Carl's Jr. - New Bacon Ranch Fries (details / review)

- Carl's Jr. - Green Burrito - New Grilled Chicken Flautas (details)

- New Fresh-Baked Buns (news)

Current Kids Promotion
- The Box Trolls
- How to Train Your Dragon 2 on November 5th

Chick-fil-A

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

- New, Revamped Grilled Chicken (details)

- 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
- Outdoor Adventure

Chipotle

- Vegan Sofritas (review) expanding and currently available at all locations except for Indiana (excluding Indianapolis), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania (except for Philadelphia), Wisconsin, and West Virginia.

Dairy Queen

- $4.99 Chicken Strip Basket

- Reese's Peanut Butter Cup  - November Blizzard of the Month

- $5 Buck Lunch - new Chicken Wrap option (details)

Del Taco

- Carnitas Menu returns with two new Epic Burritos (details)

- New $4 Fresca Bowls (details / review)

- Cheddar Potato Poppers are back (details)

- New Breakfast Tacos (details / review)

Domino's

- 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

- $7.99 Artisan Pizzas

- 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 Cookie-Flavored Coffees & Lattes for Holidays (details)

- New Croissant Donuts (details / review)

- Angus Steak now permanent (details)

- New packaged coffee-flavored granola bars (details)

- 2014 Fall / Pumpkin Menu includes new Pumpkin Creme Brulee Coffee (details)

- New Almond Milk option for coffee and latte  (details)

- New Dark Roast Coffee

El Pollo Loco

- New Create-Your Own Bowls (details)

- New Create-Your-Own 3-Course Family Meal for $20

- New Desserts - Chocolate Chip Brownie, Tres Leches Cake, 2 Churros, and Cheesecake Chimichanga

- New 5 under 500 (calories) menu (details) - add new Chicken Enchilada


Jack in the Box

- New, limited-time Peppermint Oreo Shake

- 2 for $3.50 deal on Croissant Breakfast Sandwiches

- New, limited-time Spicy Sriracha Burger (details / review)

- New, limited-time Southwest Monster Taco (details / review)

- New Chick-N-Tater Melt (details / review)

- Limited-time Salted Caramel Shake 

- Two new Breakfast Burritos (details / review)

- New Croissant Donuts (details / review)


- New late-night Hella-peno Burger (details / review) plus two new Ultimate Cheeseburgers

- New Breakfast Monster Taco (details / review)

- New Fruit Coolers (details)

- All Premium Burgers now on Brioche buns.

- New Bacon Ranch (review) and Nacho Monster Tacos (review) (details)

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

- Bacon Potato Wedges are back.


KFC

- New Loaded Potato Bowl (details)

- New Pumpkin Cake for Holidays (details)

- New $5 Fill Em Up combos (details)

- SoCal Only - Monday Special - 2-piece meal (with side and biscuit) for $2.99

McDonald's

- New White Chocolate Latte and Hot White Chocolate plus return of White Chocolate Mocha.

- McRib returns to some locations

- Baked Pumpkin Pie at some locations

- New $2 Jalapeno Double (details / review)

- New Bacon Clubhouse (details / review)

- New Dollar Menu & More replaces Dollar Menu (details)

- New Southwest McWrap (review)

- Angus Third Pounders have been discontinued, new variations of the Quarter Pounder are in. New Habenero Ranch Quarter Pounder (review).

- New Berry Pomegranate Smoothie (review)

- New Egg White Delight option on breakfast sandwiches (review)

Current Kids Promotion:
- Max Steal and Hello Kitty
- Coming Soon - Penguins Madagascar

Papa John's

- New, limited-time Fritos Chili Pizza (details / review)

- Early Week Mania - Mon.-Wed. - Large, 2-topping pizza for $8.99 (may vary)

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

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

- Papa Rewards loyalty program

Pizza Hut

- New "Flavor of Now" Menu (details)

- 2 Medium Pizzas with 4 toppings total between them for $6.99 each

- New, limited-time Bacon Stuffed Cheese Crust Pizza for $12.99 (details / review)

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

- Online-only deal - $7.99 for a large, 2-topping pizza (details)

- New, limited-time Cheddar Crust BBQ Pizza (details / review)

- New revamped Hand-Tossed Pizza (details / review)

- New 3-Cheese Stuffed Crust Pizza - 1-topping $12 (review)

- Any size, any toppings pizzas for $11 (price went up by $1)

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

- $10 Dinner Box is $8.99 for carryout orders for a limited time (details)

- New, Simplified Pricing

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

Popeyes Chicken

- Spice Box Chicken Coming Soon - most likely December (details)

- New, limited-time Buttermilk Biscuit Butterfly Shrimp (details)

- New deep-fried Pumpkin & Cream Cheese Pie (details / review)

- Cajun Turkey now available for pre-order (details / review)

Sonic

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

- New, limited-time Boneless Wings (details / review)

- New, limited-time Waffle Cone Sundaes (details / review)

- New Candy-flavored Slushes including Nerds Slushes (details)

- New Master Blasts (details)

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

- 99 cent Snack Happy Hour (details)

- New Premium Chicken Sandwich Line up

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

Starbucks

- 2014 Winter/Holiday Drink Menu (details), new Chestnut Praline Latte

- Fall 2014 Menu (details)

- New Fizzio Handcrafted Sodas (details / review)

- New Teavana Shaken Iced Tea (details)

- New Grilled Cheese and Turkey Pesto Panini (details)

- New Caffe Espresso Frappuccino (details / review)

- New Oprah Chai Tea (details / review)

- New La Boulange Breakfast Sandwiches (details)

- New Vanilla Macchiato (details)

- New Boulange Bakery goods

Changes to My Starbucks Rewards customer loyalty program


Subway

- $2 6-inch Cold Cut Combo & Meatball Marinara subs through December

- New Flatizzas (details / review)

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

Current Kids Promotion:
- Big Hero 6 reusable bags

Taco Bell

- New Rolled Chicken Tacos (details)

- New Mobile Ordering App (details)

- New Doritos Cheesy Gordita Crunch (details / review)

- New Starburst Strawberry Freeze replaces Black Cherry Freeze (details / review)

- New Country and California versions of A.M. Crunchwrap arrive (details / preview) plus new Country Grilled Breakfast Burrito (review)

- New $1 Cravings value menu (details)

- Cantina Bell changing to protein-oriented, lower-cal Power Cantina menu (details / review)

- New $1.29 Grilled Breakfast Burrito (details / review)

- New Grande Scrambler breakfast burrito (details / review)

- New Quesarito (details / review)

- New Dr. Pepper Vanilla Float Freeze (details / review)

- New Spicy Chicken Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Taco (details)

- Taco Bell Breakfast is here (details)

- Six new drinks added to soda fountain selection (details / review)

- New Happier Hour promo

- Taco Party Pack - 12 Tacos for $10; Variety Pack with 6 Crunchy Tacos and 6 Doritos Locos Tacos for $12.99.

Togo's 

- Turkey & Cranberry Sub for Holidays

- $5 Sandwich & Drink Special  

Wendy's

- New Pulled BBQ Pulled Pork (details) Cheeseburger, Fries (review), and Sandwich (review)


- Pretzel Cheeseburger and Chicken Sandwich return (details). Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger now permanently on the menu.

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

- Strawberry Tea and Strawberry Lemonade

- Frosty now available in a waffle cone (review)

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

- Asiago Ranch Chicken Club Replaces Chicken Club

Current Kids Promotion
- Scooby-Doo