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Dining on a Dime: Kids Eat Free and Other Restaurant Deals

photo: Meanest Indian

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

This week: free and healthy kids’ meals, restaurant week deals and online ordering discounts, among other deals.

1. Del Taco

Get a free shrimp taco with any purchase when you use a print out coupon. Participating locations only. Good through March 4.

2. Good for Kids Restaurant Week

Through Feb. 27, kids eat free at participating Ventura County, Calif., restaurants. One free meal for a child age 10 or younger with each adult entrée purchased.

3. P.F. Chang’s

DealNews.com spotted an offer for 20% off online orders at P.F. Chang’s on Feb. 27. Participating locations only.

4. Lulu’s Dim Sum and Then Sum

Get 15% off your check through Feb. 28 at  the Chicagoland, Ill., restaurant.

5. Boston Market

Save $4 off an Order Express purchase of $20 or more with a web order coupon. Participating locations only. Expires March 6.

6. Buckhead Restaurant Week

From Feb. 26 through March 6, participating Atlanta-area restaurants are offering three-course prix fixe dinners for $25 and $35.

7. Nathan’s Famous

Buy one chicken sandwich, get the second free with a print out coupon. Another offer gets you a hot dog for 5 cents when you buy one at full price. Participating locations only. Both deals end Feb. 28.

8. Denver Restaurant Week

From Feb. 26 through March 11, participating Denver restaurants are offering prix fixe meals for $26.40.

9. Rubio’s

Get a free fish taco with the purchase of a BBQ taco or bowl when you use a print our coupon. Participating locations only. Expires Feb. 27.

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.