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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: bonus gift cards, cheap cinnamon rolls and BOGO breakfasts, among other deals.

Starbucks

Through Nov. 18, buy one holiday beverage and get a second free. Valid from 2 to 5 p.m. daily. Participating locations only.

Dine Originals Columbus

Through Nov. 18, participating Central Ohio restaurants are offering specially priced lunches and dinners for $10, $20 or $30.

Burger King

Get a Cinnabon Mini Roll for $1. Participating locations only. Deal ends Nov. 18.

Ruby’s Diner

Get a free order of pumpkin hot cakes or a corned beef hash stack with the purchase of a breakfast of equal or greater value. Participating locations only. Ends Nov. 21. 

McCormick & Schmick’s

Buy a $100 gift card by Dec. 24, and get a $25 bonus card to use Jan. 2 through Feb. 16.

Savor the Bronx

Through Nov. 16, participating restaurants in NYC’s Bronx borough will offer 15% off with a print coupon. 

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse

Make a reservation online to dine before Dec. 30, and get a $25 credit off your check of at least $50.

Diners also get bonus cards worth $25 to $50, depending on how much they spend. Participating locations only.

Steak Escape

Buy any turkey sandwich and get a free order of fries with a print coupon from the company’s website. Participating locations only. Deal ends Nov. 30.

Corner Bakery Café

Get a free bakery item with the purchase of an entrée when you use a print coupon. Participating locations only. Expires Dec. 4.

Portsmouth Restaurant Week

Through Nov. 17, participating Portsmouth, N.H., restaurants are offering specially priced three-course lunches for $16.95 and dinners for $29.95.

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