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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 May 4, 2016).

Arby's

- New Cookies (details)

- New Bourbon Bacon Sandwiches (details)

- Orange Cream Shake returns (details)

- Gyros back permanently (details)

- Loaded Italian is Back (details)

- New Loaded Curly Fries (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)

- 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.


Baskin Robbins

- May Flavor of the Month - Mom's Makin' Cookies ice cream (details)

Boston Market

- St. Louis Style BBQ ribs are back (details)

Burger King

- New Egg-Normous Burrito

- New Chocolate Oreo Shake

- New Chicken Ring Fries (details / review)

- New Angriest Whopper (details / review)

- New Supreme Breakfast Sandwich (details)

- New Grilled Dogs (details / review)

- New Extra Long Fish Sandwich

- New Dr. Pepper Shake (details)

- 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 sauce for Chicken Fries (details)

- 2 for $4 Croissan'wiches

- Otis Spunkmeyer Cinnamon Rolls Replace Minibons (details)

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

Carl's Jr. / Hardee's

- New Bacon Cheddar Fries

- New Burrito El Diablo (details)

- New Auntie Anne's Pretzel Breakfast Sandwich (details / review)


- New Midnight Moonshine Burger (details)

- $4 Real Deal (details)

- New All-Natural Turkey Burger (details)

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

- 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
- Dinotrux
- Coming Soon - Kung Fu Panda 3 on May 18, 2016

Checkers / Rally's 

- $2 Meal Deal returns

- New Kool-Aid Slushies

- New Fruit and Cream Smoothies and Caramel Cheesecake Crunch Sundae Stackers & Loaded Milkshakes


Chick-fil-A

- New Spicy Southwest Salad replaces Asian Salad

- New Frosted Coffee (details)

- New Superfood Side (details)

- 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)

Current Kid's Promo
- Zooborn Kids

Chipotle

- Food menu items now completely free of GMOs.

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

Dairy Queen

- New Royal Blizzards (details)

- New Chicken Bruschetta Artisan-Style Sandwich

- New DQ Bakes menu (details)

- Oreo Royal Blizzard is the featured Blizzard for May.

Del Taco

- New Chorizo sausage for breakfast (details)

- Two new $1 Chicken Rollers (details)

- New Carne Asada recipe (details)

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

- 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 Blueberry Cobbler Croissant Donut and Caramel Latte Square

- New Bacon Supreme Omelet

- New GranDDe Burrito (details)

- New Macchiato beverage platform (details)

El Pollo Loco

- New Double Chicken Salads (details)

- 3-Course Family Meal with Choice of Salad

- New version of Cinnamon Churros


Jack in the Box

- 4.99 Bacon Ranch Sourdough Combo through May (details)

- New Panko Onion Rings (details)

- New late night Sriracha Curly Fry Burger (details)

- New Triple Cheese & Hash Brown Breakfast Burrito (details)

- New Double Jack (details / review)

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


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

- New Spicy Sriracha Burger (details / review)


KFC

- New Taste Guarantee (details)

- $20 Family Fill Up - 8 pieces of chicken, large coleslaw, large mashed potatoes, and 4 biscuits

- $5 Fill Em Up combos (details)

McDonald's

- New McPick 2 for $5 (details)

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

- All-Day Breakfast now available (details)

- New Buttermilk Crispy Chicken (details / review)

- New Grilled Chicken (details / review)

Current Kids Promotion:
- Emoji plush toys
- Coming Soon - Angry Birds Movie

Papa John's

- New Pan Pizza Coming this Summer? (details)

- New Pepperoni Rolls (details)

- 40% off any pizza the day after a grand slam is hit in Major League Baseball - online only

- Two Medium, 2-Topping Pizzas for $6.99 each ($13.98 total)

- New Garlic Knots (details / review)

- New Double Chocolate Chip Brownie (details / review)

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

- Papa Rewards loyalty program

Pizza Hut

- Bacon Stuffed Crust returns (details)

- New Stuffed Garlic Knots (details)

- New Jim Bean Devil's Cut Spicy Bourbon BBQ Wings (details)

- New $5 Flavor Menu (details)

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

- $11 Any Pizza Deal

- 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 Southern Fair Chicken Tenders (details)

- Strawberry 'N Cream Cheese Pie returns

Sonic

- New Cookie Master Blasts

- New Lemonade, Frozen Lemonade, and Frozen Limeade (details)

- New Soda Pop Shoppe Cream Sodas (details)

- New Ultimate Club Chicken Sandwich (details)

- New Creamery Shakes (details)

- New Ultimate Chicken Sandwich (details)

- 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 Caramel Waffle Cone Frappuccino

- S'mores Frappuccino returns (details / review)

- Two new spicy sandwiches (details)

- New Latte Macchiato (details)

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

- New Cold Brew Coffee (details)

- New Flat White (details / review)


Subway

- May - Free Breakfast Sub with any sub purchase before 9 AM (details)

- New Carved Turkey (details / review)

- New Rotisserie-Style Chicken Sub (details / review)

- New Roast Beef (details)

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

Current Kids Promotion:
Jungle Book watches

Taco Bell

- Orange Crush Freeze coming soon...

- Diablo sauce returns permanently (details)

- May mobile app deal - Free Doritos Locos Taco with $10+ purchase

- Beefy Crunch Burritos Returns (details)

- New $1 Breakfast Value Menu (details)

- New Quesalupa (review) and Breakfast Quesalupa (review) - details

- New Rockstar Punched Freeze (details)

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

Togo's 

- New limited-time $5 Sandwich Wraps in Bacon Chicken Ranch and Spicy Asian Pork varieties.

Wendy's

- Jalapeno Fresco Spicy Chicken and Ghost Pepper Fries are back.

- Revamped Dave's Single, Double, and Triple - previously Dave's Hot 'N Juicy (details / review)

- 4 for $4 Meal Deal adds Crispy Chicken BLT as an option (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
- Color Your World toys