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 September 15, 2014).

Arby's

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

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

- New, limited-time Gyros this 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 (details)

- 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

- September Flavor of the Month - Pumpkin Cheesecake ice cream (details)

Boston Market

- Saturday Receipt BOGO -  "Make a purchase between Sunday and Friday this week and you'll receive a special Saturday receipt coupon for a Buy One Individual Meal and a Drink, Get One Individual Meal free."

Burger King

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

- Chicken Fries are back for a limited time (reviewdetails)

- New A.1. Ultimate Cheeseburger (review / details) and Mushroom & Swiss Big King (reviewdetails)

- New BBQ Bacon Whopper (review / details)

- New Chicken Big King (details / review)

- 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, Chicken Big King, Original Chicken Sandwich, and Spicy Original Chicken Sandwich

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

Current Kids Promotion
- Unlisted

Carl's Jr. / Hardee's

- 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 in Arizona, California, Chicago area, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Idaho, Indiana (excluding the Richmond Village & the Evansville Green River Road restaurants), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Mexico, New Hampshire,New York,New Jersey, Oregon, Philadelphia area, Richmond, VA, Toronto, Utah, Vancouver, B.C., Vermont, Washington, Washington DC area, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Dairy Queen

- Apple Pie (review) and Pumpkin Pie (review)  - September Blizzard of the Month (details)

- $5 Buck Lunch

Domino's

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

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


- $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

- 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

- Stuffed Quesadillas are back

- 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

- Limited-time Salted Caramel Shake 

- $4.99 Spicy Chicken Club Combo

- 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 $5 Fill Em Up combos (details)

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

McDonald's

- 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:
- Madden 15 and Littlest Pet Shop
- Coming Soon - Hex Bug and Monster High

Papa John's

- New Spicy Pulled Pork Pizza for $12 (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, limited-time Bacon Stuffed Cheese Crust Pizza (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

- New, limited-time $5 Bonafide Big Box (details)

Sonic

- New, limited-time Cheesy Pub Chicken Sandwich (details / review)

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

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

- New Jalapeno Chocolate Shake (review) and Half-Price Shakes After 8pm all summer long (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

- 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

- New Flatizzas (details / review)

- September $5 Featured Footlong - Italian B.M.T. (details)

Current Kids Promotion:
- Star Wars Rebels reusable bags

Taco Bell

- New Country and California versions of A.M. Crunchwrap coming in October (details / preview)

- 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)

- New Mountain Dew Kickstart Black Cherry Freeze replaces Distortion Freeze (details)

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

- Cinnabon Delights Now Available Nationwide (details)

- New Fiery Doritos Locos Taco (review)

- New Smothered Burrito (review)

- New Brownie Sandwich (review) - replaces Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwich

- 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 

- New Toasted Cuban sub (details)

- New Primo Italian sub (details)

- $5 Sandwich & Drink Special  

Wendy's

- New, limited-time Smoked Gouda Chicken on Brioche (details)

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

- New Strawberry Fields Chicken Salad (details)

- New Steakhouse Cheeseburger Deluxe (details / review)

- 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
- Dreamworks Animation toys (i.e Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, and what not)