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Frugal Foodie’s Friday Meal Deals

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Cooking at home is the best way to save cash, but it’s nice to go out sometimes, too. Check out Frugal Foodie on Fridays for a selection of the latest coupons for casual and fancy fare.

This week: BOGO frozen yogurt, free hash browns and dining for a cause, among other deals.

Au Bon Pain

Save $1 off an order of $5 or more with a print out coupon from the company’s website. Participating locations only. Expires Sept. 12.

Louisiana Seafood Restaurant Week 

From Sept. 10-16, participating New Orleans restaurants are offering $20 lunches and $35 dinners.

Brio Tuscan Grille

Get 20% off your online order with coupon code STUDY20 at checkout. Participating locations only. Ends Sept. 14.

Menchie’s 

For its grand opening, the Fort Wayne, IN, restaurant is offering buy one frozen yogurt, get one free on Sept. 7.

Denny’s

With a print out coupon and an entrée purchase, get a free order of ‘Nana Bread Pancake Puppies. Participating locations only. Expires Sept. 8.

Charleston Restaurant Week

From Sept. 5-16, participating Charleston, SC, restaurants are offering special menus of three items for $20, $30 or $40.

Smokey Bones

Save $5 off a $15 purchase with a print out coupon. Participating locations only. Good through Sept. 9.

Gertrude’s at the Baltimore Museum of Art

On Sept. 20, dine at Gertrude’s and have half of your dinner bill donated to Moveable Feast.

Carl’s Jr.

RestaurantCouponsandDeals.com spotted a print out coupon good for a free coffee and hash browns with the purchase of a “bacon bacon biscuit.” Participating locations only. Deal ends Sept. 15. 

Frugal Foodie is a journalist based in New York City who spends her days writing about personal finance and obsessing about what she’ll have for dinner. Chat with her on Twitter through @MintFoodie