National Cheeseburger Day 2018: Freebies, deals and discounts to celebrate

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    Say cheese! National Cheeseburger Day is Sept. 18, which means tons of restaurants are handing out free or discounted cheeseburgers to customers. From burger chains such as: Wendy’s, Ruby Tuesday, McDonald's and even IHOP -- all offering deals in honor of the cheesy holiday.

    Here are a list of a few national chains celebrating the holiday and what additional deals you can devour with your purchase:


    Wendy’s is extending its National Cheeseburger Day 2018 celebration with a month long deal. Customers with the Wendy’s mobile app can get a free Dave’s Single cheeseburger every remaining day in September, with the purchase of any other item ordered, via the app.

    Red Robin

    All guests who visit a participating Red Robin restaurant on Sept. 18 can enjoy a signature Gourmet Cheeseburger and Bottomless Steak Fries for just $5, with any beverage purchase.


    IHOP (or IHOB, from its brief name change) is giving away a free side of buttermilk pancakes or limited-time pumpkin spice pancakes with the purchase any IHOP Ultimate Steakburger. The offer, which is good only on Sept. 18 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at participating restaurants, also includes an additional side item, such as fries, onion rings and hash browns.


    Sonic is offering its Carhop Classic for $2.99. This deal includes a quarter pound double cheeseburger with medium tater tots or a Classic Sonic Signature Slinger with medium tots.

    Ruby Tuesday

    On Sept. 18 and 19, Ruby Tuesday So Connected members can get a free burger with the purchase of an entrée. Visit their website to sign up if you aren’t already a member!


    Download the McDonald's mobile app you'll find offers including a $1 McDouble, available once per day.

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