You need fuel before the fireworks go off on Independence Day.
Sure, BBQs are nice.
But if you don’t have time to cook anything this holiday weekend or you have other responsibilities, there are plenty of restaurants that can take care of your hunger (or snack).
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Here are eight national chains that are open and offering special Fourth of July promotions — so you can get in the mood whether you’re dining inside or out.
Read the fine details and special features carefully!
Applebee’s Grill + Bar
Applebee’s is offering its $5 Star-Spangled Sips sale again on July 4th — and this time there’s a new drink on the menu.
Customers can choose between two options: the Blue Bahama Mama or the new All-American Mucho.
The Blue Bahama Mama is made with dark rum, coconut rum, blue curacao, a blend of passion fruit, pineapple, cherry and lime – plus a red, white and blue sugar rim.
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The All-American Mucho is made with vodka, frozen lemonade, and a red and blue layer of strawberry and blue raspberry.
Applebee’s $5 offer is available until Monday, July 4th.
American seafood chain Bonefish Grill is bringing back their “fan-favorite” Winter White Cosmo as an Independence Day sip.
Usually available during the holiday season, the drink is made with vodka, Cointreau, elderflower liqueur, white cranberry juice, lime juice and frozen cranberries.
From Monday, July 4th through Sunday, July 17th, customers can snag a single glass of Winter White Cosmo starting at $9.90 or a Tinis for Two to-go option starting at $15.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill
Carrabba’s Italian Grill has a Pasta and a Pour promotion that offers a homemade meal for under $20.
The offering includes the chain’s Linguine Positano entrée, served with mashed tomatoes, garlic olive oil, and basil.
Customers can pair their pasta with a glass of imported Italian wine, baked bread, oil, herbs and a side soup or salad.
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Pasta and a Pour starts at $18.99 per person and is available through Monday, July 11th.
Chili’s Grill & Bar
Chili’s is hosting a limited-time Party Like It’s 1776 event Monday, July 4th through Tuesday, July 5th.
Over the two days, customers will have the opportunity to purchase large domestic draft beers for $4 a glass and Southern Back Porch ‘Ritas for $5 a glass.
According to Chili’s, the promotion will be offered throughout the day.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
Cracker Barrel caters to customers who want family-sized meals, such as For example, ordering the Southern Fried Chicken Family Meal Basket for curbside pickup or delivery offers a free page of family-sized bacon baked beans.
Orders must be placed on CrackerBarrel.com to be eligible.
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Offer is available the weekend of July 4th and runs through Wednesday, July 6th for National Fried Chicken Day.
If a cooldown is required on July 4th, Jamba has a medium-sized Watermelon Breeze Smoothie for $5. The offer is valid for Jamba Rewards members who order the drink through the company’s app or website.
Alternatively, customers who place an online order by Monday 4th July will not have to pay a delivery fee – regardless of their membership status.
Minimum order value for this offer is $12.
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Krispy Kreme donuts
Customers who stop by a participating Krispy Kreme location in Red, White and Blue will receive a free donut of their choice through Monday, July 4th.
The donut chain is offering a free dozen of their original frosting to anyone who buys a dozen regular-priced donuts.
Krispy Kreme has a four-piece limited edition Independence Day donut collection including Soaring Firework Heat, Patriotic Cookies & Kreme Heart, Stars & Stripes Heart, and Star Spangled Sprinkle.
TGI Fridays has launched a “Freedom from Cooking” campaign.
It offers 25% off family meal packs, party trays and platters.
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To redeem the offer, customers must enter code USA25 at checkout.
The offer is valid until Monday 4th July.