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May 16, 2024

New Pink Lemonade Kit Kats Arrive

A standard size package of Pink Lemonade Kit Kats.
With summer fast arriving, new Pink Lemonade Kit Kats arrive as a limited-time flavor to meet the warmer months.

Burger King Serves Up Onion-Heavy Burger in France

Burger King's Le Full Onion Burger.
Burger King's latest burger over in France is the new "Full Onion" burger. It's so named because it's full of onions. Specifically, it includes crispy-fried onion rings, caramelized onions, fresh onions, and crispy onions.
May 15, 2024

Review: Popeyes - Golden BBQ Chicken Sandwich

Side view of Popeyes' Golden BBQ Chicken Sandwich.

Popeyes' Golden BBQ Chicken Sandwich features a new Golden BBQ Sauce, a buttermilk-battered crispy-fried chicken breast, and barrel-cured pickles, served on a buttery-toasted brioche bun.

Krispy Kreme Debuts New Dolly Parton Donuts

A dozen of Krispy Kreme's Dolly Parton Donuts.
Krispy Kreme partners with singer-songwriter and actress Dolly Parton to debut the new Dolly Southern Sweets Donut Collection, which comes in a special dozens box and features four new donuts, including:

Oreo Unveils New Star Wars Oreo Cookies

The packaging for new Star Wars Oreo Cookies.
Oreo partners with Lucasfilm to release new Special Edition Star Wars Oreo Cookies. The new cookies feature light and dark side versions but you won't know whick you've gotten until you open up the package.
May 14, 2024

Oscar Mayer Launches New Stuffed Hot Dogs

Three flavors of Oscar Mayer Stuffed Dogs.
New Oscar Mayer Stuffed Dogs arrive as a line of cheese-filled hot dogs. The new hot dogs come in three flavors: Cheese, Jalapeño Cheddar, and Chili Cheese.

Pringles Unveils New Mingles Puffed Snacks

Three flavors of Pringles Mingles.
Pringles ditches its signature can for a bag in introducing a new puffed snack called, "Pringles Mingles."

Pizza Hut Introduces New Cheeseburger Melt

Pizza Hut's Cheeseburger Melt.
Pizza Hut targets fast-food burger chains with the debut of the new, limited-time Cheeseburger Melt at select participating locations nationwide. They're calling it, "a better way to burger."

Free Original Sliders at White Castle on May 15, 2024

A trio of White Castle Sliders.
White Castle will be giving out free Original Sliders (one per person) on Wednesday, May 15, 2024 to celebrate National Slider Day (a celebration that the fast-food chain introduced in 2015).

Cracker Barrel Welcomes New Bee Sting Chicken Sandwich and More for 2024 Summer Menu

Cracker Barrel's Bee Sting Chicken Sandwich.
Cracker Barrel joins the trendy sweet heat (or "swicy" as some call it) club with the launch of the new Bee Sting Chicken Sandwich and new Bee Sting Chicken Tenders as part of the casual dining chain's 2024 summer menu.
May 13, 2024

All-You-Can-Eat Boneless Wings at Buffalo Wild Wings on Mondays and Wednesdays

A tray of Buffalo Wild Wing's boneless wings and fries.
Buffalo Wild Wings is running a promotion where you can get all-you-can-eat boneless wings and fries for $19.99 on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Shake Shack Offers Free SmokeShack Burger with $10+ Purchase Through May 19, 2024

Shake Shack's SmokeShack burger.
Shake Shack is offering a limited-time deal where you can get a free SmokeShack burger when you place a digital order of $10 or more at any US Shake Shack restaurant.
May 12, 2024

Crumbl Bakes New Pistachio Gelato Cookie Through May 18, 2024

Crumbl's Pistachio Gelato Cookie.
Crumbl welcomes a new cookie as part of this week's cookie rotation: the Pistachio Gelato Cookie featuring Muddy Bites.
May 11, 2024

Burger King Reveals New Birthday Pie

Burger King's Birthday Pie Slice.
As part of Burger King's 70th birthday festivities, the fast-food chain will be launching a new Birthday Pie Slice starting May 13, 2024, for a limited time at participating locations nationwide.
May 10, 2024

Review: DiGiorno - Carnivore Loaded Ultra Thin Crust Pizza

A box of DiGiorno's Carnivore Loaded Ultra Thin Crust Pizza.

DiGiorno's Carnivore Loaded Ultra Thin Crust Pizza features a thin-crust pizza with edge-to-edge toppings including "pepperoni, sausage, ham, beef pizza topping, pepperoni made with pork, chicken & beef sausage made with beef & chicken."

Whataburger Debuts New Caramel Latte Shake

Whataburger's Caramel Latte Shake.
Whataburger introduces the new Caramel Latte Shake as a limited-time flavor heading into summer 2024.

New Utz Mike’s Hot Honey Extra Hot Potato Chips Arrive

A bag of Utz's Mike's Hot Honey Extra Hot potato chips.
Snack food brand Utz introduces new Mike’s Hot Honey Extra Hot potato chips as a spicier, limited-time version of original Utz Mike's Hot Honey potato chips.

Dutch Bros Rolls Out 2024 Summer Menu

Dutch Bros' 2024 summer drink menu.
Dutch Bros readies for summer with the rollout of the drive-thru coffee chain's 2024 summer menu, which features a trio of drinks, including the returning Mangonada Rebel.
May 9, 2024

Walmart Introduces New Bettergoods Food Brand

Walmart's new Bettergoods private brand food items.
Walmart introduces new Bettergoods (stylized as "bettergoods") as the store's "largest private brand food launch in 20 years." Private brands (or labels) are product lines that are specific to a store such as Private Selection at Kroger, Signature Select at Albertsons, and Sam's Choice at Walmart.

Pizza Hut Offers New My Hut Box Meal Starting at $6.99

PIzza Hut's My Hut Box meal.
Pizza Hut offers the new My Hut Box as an individual meal that consists of an entree and a side with prices starting at $6.99 ($7.99 here in California).

Options for the My Hut Box include:

Burger King Welcomes New Cheese Ring Burger in Vietnam

Burger King's Cheese Ring Burger.
Burger King's new Cheese Ring Burger in Vietnam features a breaded and fried ring of cheese served on a toasted sesame seed burger bun. It's literally a "cheese burger."

Denny's Adds New BBQ Bacon Chicken Sandwich and More

Denny's new BBQ Bacon Chicken Sandwich.
Denny's adds several new menu items with the arrival of the new BBQ Bacon Chicken Sandwich, Brownie Sundae with Oreo Pieces, and Cinnamon Sugar Pancake Puppies.
May 8, 2024

Review: Raising Cane's - Secret Menu Texas Toast "Butter on Both Sides"

Raising Cane's Texas Toast with butter on both sides.

Raising Cane's is one of those fast-food chains that actually has a secret menu that's keyed into its point-of-sales system. One of the items you can order is an extra buttery version of its Texas Toast. You can get it by asking for "Texas Toast with butter on both sides" (some call it "Texas Toast B.O.B."). It rang up as "Butter Both Side" on my receipt.

Ritz Launches New "Buttery-er" Crackers

Ritz Buttery-er Crackers next to a butter-shaped 24-karat gold bar.
Ritz debuts a more buttery version of the brand's signature butter-flavored cracker with the launch of new, limited-edition Ritz Buttery-er Flavored Crackers.

Starbucks Offers Half-Priced Drink to Rewards Members Every Friday in May 2024

Starbucks Half-Priced Drinks promotion for May 2024.
To celebrate the upcoming summer, Starbucks is running a Rewards member deal where, every Friday in May 2024, from 12 to 6 PM, each member can get 50% off the regular price of any drink.

Chili's Introduces New Big Smasher Burger

Chili's Big Smasher burger.
Chili's takes aim at rising fast-food prices by introducing the new Big Smasher burger to the Chili's 3 for Me value menu. Also new to the 3 for Me menu is a Crispy Chicken sandwich.

Baskin-Robbins Releases New IF Menu

Baskin-Robbins' IF menu items.
Baskin-Robbins teams up with the upcoming film, IF, by releasing a new IF-inspired menu for a limited time.

Baskin-Robbins' new IF (for "Imaginary Friend") menu includes the following options:

May 7, 2024

Starbucks Reveals 2024 Summer Menu Featuring New Summer-Berry Refreshers

Starbucks welcomes its 2024 summer menu, which includes new Summer-Berry Refreshers and more.

Starbucks' Summer-Berry Refreshers are a trio of beverages featuring raspberry-flavored popping pearls (AKA popping boba). The new drinks include:

Potbelly Serves Up New Jalapeño Popper Chicken Sandwich

Potbelly's Jalapeno Popper Chicken Sandwich.
Potbelly introduces the new Jalapeño Popper Chicken Sandwich as a limited-time special for the fast-casual sandwich chain.

Applebee's Brings Back Dollaritas and Debuts New Chicken & Bacon Loaded Fries

A plate of Applebee's Chicken & Bacon Loaded Fries.
The Dollarita, a $1 margarita, is back at Applebee's for a limited time when dining in at participating restaurants chain-wide. The casual dining chain also serves up new Chicken & Bacon Loaded Fries.

New Golden BBQ Chicken Sandwich Arrives at Popeyes

Popeyes Golden BBQ Chicken Sandwich.
Popeyes launches the new Golden BBQ Chicken Sandwich as the latest variety of its signature Chicken Sandwich.

Half-Price Shakes at Sonic After 7PM

Several Sonic Shakes on a table.
Ahead of summer 2024, Sonic is offering an online deal where you can get any of the fast-food chain's shakes for half price after 7PM daily.
May 6, 2024

Review: McDonald's - "Korean Iced Coffee Hack"

A McDonald's Vanilla Soft Serve Cone and cup of iced black coffee.

McDonald's "Korean Iced Coffee Hack" was popularized on social media and basically consists of buying an iced black coffee and soft serve cone and mixing the soft serve from the cone into the coffee.

2024 Mother's Day Deals and Specials

Baskin-Robbins Strawberries 'n Cream ice cream cake.
Mother's Day is coming up on May 12, 2024, and if you're looking to celebrate by getting some food with/for your mom, here's a list of 2024 Mother's Day deals and specials:

Dunkin' Introduces New Kiwi Watermelon Refreshers and More

Dunkin's Kiwi Watermelon Refresher and Watermelon Burst Donut.
Ahead of summer 2024, Dunkin' introduces the new Kiwi Watermelon Dunkin' Refresher and more as part of a new seasonal menu.

New Velveeta Queso Lands in Stores

Jars of new Velveeta Queso.
Since quite a few people use blocks of melty Velveeta to make queso every year (roughly 125 million pounds of Velveeta loaves were sold in 2023), Kraft Heinz debuts new Velveeta Queso as a convenient, ready-to-eat jarred option versus making it yourself.

Denny's Brings Back All Day Diner Deals Starting at $5.99

Denny's Scrambled Eggs & Cheddar Breakfast.
Denny's brings back its All Day Diner Deals Value Menu for a limited time with prices starting at $5.99 at participating locations nationwide.

Available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and whatever other mealtime tickles your fancy, dishes on Denny's value menu include:

May 5, 2024

Crumbl Bakes New Raspberry Cheesecake and More Through May 11, 2024

Crumbl's Raspberry Cheesecake
Crumbl introduces the cookie bakery chain's first-ever cheesecake with the arrival of the new Raspberry Cheesecake for a limited time this week.

Taco John's Welcomes New Taco Pizza

Taco John's Taco Pizza in a pizza box.
Fast-food chain Taco John's welcomes the new Taco Pizza for a limited time at participating locations chain-wide.
May 4, 2024

Whataburger Serves Up New Bacon Steakhouse Double Burger

Whataburger's Bacon Steakhouse Double burger.
Drawing inspiration from upscale steakhouses, Whataburger introduces the new Bacon Steakhouse Double as a limited-time burger.

Taco Bell Expands Test of New Churro Chillers

Four flavors of Taco Bell Churro Chillers.
Taco Bell continues testing new Churro Chillers by expanding from one Southern California location to a market test at participating locations in the Dallas, TX area and Chicago, IL area.
May 3, 2024

Review: Trader Joe's - Potato Tots

A bag of Trader Joe's Potato Tots.

Trader Joe's Potato Tots are the grocery store chain's take on tater tots (diced potatoes formed into small cylinders and fried)

Planters Debuts New Salt & Vinegar Cashews

Bags of Planters Salt & Vinegar Cashews.
Planters debuts new Salt & Vinegar Cashews as the latest addition to its flavored-cashew line.

PopCorners Introduces New Jalapeño Popper Flavor

A bag of limited-edition Jalapeno Popper-flavored Popcorners.
PopCorners popped corn snacks introduces a new, limited-time flavor: Jalapeño Popper.

Jif Releases New Peanut Butter and Chocolate Flavored Spread

Jif Peanut Butter and Chocolate Flavored Spread in a jar and to-go cups.
New Jif Peanut Butter and Chocolate Flavored Spread arrives as a new variety combining creamy, salty peanut butter with sweet chocolate flavor.

IHOP Brings Back White Chocolate Raspberry Pancakes

A full stack of IHOP's White Chocolate Raspberry Pancakes.
IHOP welcomes back White Chocolate Raspberry Pancakes as the diner chain's Pancake of the Month for May 2024.
May 2, 2024

Review: Taco Bell - Secret Aardvark Nacho Fries

A plate of Taco Bell's Secret Aardvark Nacho Fries next to a quarter.

Taco Bell's Secret Aardvark Nacho Fries feature seasoned fries topped with slow-roasted chicken, nacho cheese sauce, three-cheese blend (cheddar, pepper jack, and mozzarella), Secret Aardvark Serrabanero Ranch Sauce, pico de gallo, and reduced-fat sour cream.

2024 Cinco de Mayo Deals and Specials

Moe's Burrito.
Sunday, May 5, 2023 is Cinco de Mayo, which celebrates the anniversary of Mexico's victory over the Second French Empire at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Here in the US, it's largely a celebration of Mexican heritage and culture.

Here's a list of 2024 Cinco de Mayo deals and specials to help celebrate:

Sonic Debuts New Orange Cloudsicle Slush Float

Sonic Orange Cloudiscle Slush Float.
Sonic welcomes the 2024 summer season with the debut of the new, limited-time Orange Cloudiscle Slush Float, which the fast-food chain describes as "perfectly on-trend."

Subway Offers Buy-One-Get-One Footlong Deal Through May 13, 2024

Subway is running a buy-one-get-one deal on Footlong subs ordered through the Subway app or website through Monday, May 13, 2024 at participating locations.