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BIG List Holiday Gift Card Bonus Restaurant Offers

UPDATED DECEMBER 27, 2016:

It’s that time of year again! The glorious holiday season when many restaurants offer you bonus bucks to purchase their gift cards! Typically, a $25 gift card purchase gets a $5 bonus card. $50 gets $10. $100 gets $20. That’s 20% extra at your favorite eateries! The catch is that the cards must be purchased by a certain date and you usually must redeem them during a specific time window. Don’t forget to watch those expiration dates! Although some offers have expired, many are still valid until the end of the year. Don’t miss these 2016-17 New Year’s gift card bonus deals!

Applebee’s – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by January 7, 2017. Bonus Cards valid through March 6, 2017.

Bahama Breeze – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by January 1, 2017. Bonus Cards must be used between January 2 and March 31, 2017.

Bakers Square – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Promo Card. Gift cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Promo Cards valid January 1 through February 10, 2017.

Bertucci’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $25 Thank You Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Thank You Cards valid January 1-March 31, 2017.

Black Angus Steakhouse – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get $10 Holiday Bonus Bucks or eBonus Bucks. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Holiday Bonus Bucks and eBonus Bucks valid January 1 through February 13, 2017.

Bob Evans – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through February 20, 2016.

Boston Market – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid now through January 31, 2017.

BRAVO! Cucina Italiana – Buy a $100 Gift Card, get a $20 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 30, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through March 15, 2017.

Brio Tuscan Grille – Buy a $100 Gift Card, get a $20 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 30, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through March 15, 2017.

Buffalo Wild Wings – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a Blazin’ Bonus Card worth up to $100. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Blazin’ Bonus Cards valid January 1 through February 28, 2017.

California Pizza Kitchen – Buy a $100 Gift Card, get a $20 Promotional Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by January 2, 2017. Rewards Cards valid January 9 through February 26, 2017.

Carl’s Jr. – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a FREE 1/3 Lb. Original Six Dollar Thickburger. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 28, 2016. Free Thickburger coupons valid through February 28, 2017.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill – Buy a $50 Gift Cards, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through February 10, 2017.

The Cheesecake Factory – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a Slice of Joy Card. This card is redeemable for one slice of cheesecake or layer cake on a future visit. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2017. Slice of Joy Cards valid January 1 through March 31, 2016.

Chevy’s Fresh Mex – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through March 31, 2017.

Chili’s – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through February 8, 2017.

Claim Jumper – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Reward Card, Gift Cards must be purchased by December 24, 2016. Reward Cards valid January 1 through May 31, 2017. Reward Card not valid on Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day.

Coco’s Bakery Restaurant – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Certificate. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Certificates valid January 1 through February 28, 2017.

Cousins Subs – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a FREE 7.5″ Sub. Gift Cards must be purchased in the restaurant by December 24, 2016. Free sub is available on day of Gift Card purchase.

Del Taco – Buy a $30 Gift Card, get a FREE Small Combo Meal. Buy a $100 Gift Card, get 4 FREE Small Combo Meals. Gift Cards must be purchased by January 1, 2017. Free food coupons must be used by March 5, 2017.

Denny’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Coupon valid on your next purchase of $10 or more. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Coupons valid January 1 through March 31, 2017.

Eat’n Park – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased in the restaurant by December 24, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through March 31, 2017.

Hardee’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a FREE 1/3 Lb. Original Thickburger. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 28, 2016. Free Thickburger coupons valid through February 28, 2017.

Houlihan’s – Buy a $10 Gift Card, get a $10 Dining Certificate. Valid at Minnesota locations only. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Dining Certificates valid January 1 through February 28, 2017. Dining Certificates not valid on Valentine’s Day (Tuesday, February 14.)

Krystal – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift cards must be purchased in the restaurant by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through February 28, 2017.

Logan’s Roadhouse – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 24, 2016. Bonus Cards valid through February 12, 2017. Not valid on day of purchase.

Long John Silver’s – Buy a $20 Gift Card, get a free 2 piece fish or 3 piece chicken meal. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Free meal redeemable on any future visit.

Longhorn Steakhouse – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased online by December 24, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through February 5, 2017. Must order online. Not available in restaurants.

Luby’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Reward Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Reward Cards valid January 1 through February 28, 2017.

Marie Callender’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid January 1 through January 31, 2017.

Morton’s The Steakhouse – Buy $250 worth of Gift Cards, get a $50 Reward Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 24, 2016. Reward Cards valid January 1 through May 31, 2017. Reward card not valid on Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day.

Mr. Hero – Buy a $15 Gift Card, get a free 7″ sandwich. Must present this coupon to your server. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 24, 2016. Free sandwich is given at time of purchase.

Ninety-Nine Restaurants – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 24, 2016. Bonus Cards must be used by April 23, 2017.

Noodles & Company – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid through January 17, 2017.

O’Charley’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Reward Card towards a food purchase of $10 or more. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Rewards Cards must be used between January 1 and February 13, 2017. Rewards Cards not valid in conjunction with Free Pie Wednesday, Prime Rib Lovers Weekend, or whole pie purchases.

Olive Garden – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by January 1, 2017. Bonus Cards must be used between January 2 and March 31, 2017.

On The Border – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards must be used between January 1 and February 15, 2017.

Outback Steakhouse – Buy a $50 gift card, get a $10 bonus card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards must be used between January 1 and February 10, 2017.

Papa John’s – Buy a $25 eGift Card, get a FREE large 1-topping pizza. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 25, 2016. Free pizza must be redeemed by January 22, 2017. Available online only. Not available in restaurants.

Papa Murphy’s – Buy a $20 Gift Card, get free cookie dough. Buy a $50 gift card, get a free Family Size 1-topping pizza. Buy a $100 gift card, get a free Family Size 1-topping pizza plus Scratch-Made 5-Cheese Bread and a 2 liter bottle of soda. Offer valid for a limited time. Bonus items given at time of purchase.

The Palm – Buy a $250 Gift Card, get a $25 Thank You Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by January 15, 2017. Thank You Cards must be used between January 2 and September 28, 2017. Thank You Cards not valid on Friday or Saturday.

P.F. Chang’s – Buy a $100 Gift Card, get a $20 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid between January 1 and March 31, 2017.

Pick Up Stix – Buy a $40 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Or buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased in the restaurant by December 24, 2016. Bonus Cards can be used on any future visit.

Port of Subs – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift cards must be purchased in the restaurant by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards can be used on any future visit.

Red Lobster – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Coupon or FREE appetizer. Gift cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Coupons valid between December 17, 2016 and February 5, 2017.

Red Robin – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Buck Reward. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid between January 1 and February 28, 2017.

Romano’s Macaroni Grill – Buy a $100 Gift Card, get a $25 Bonus Card. Or, buy a $50 Gift Card and get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus cards valid between January 1 and February 10, 2017.

Ruby Tuesday – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $15 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid between January 2 and February 28, 2017.

Schlotzsky’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card, Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid until January 31, 2017.

Skyline Chili – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Gift Certificate. Gift Cards must be purchased in restaurants by December 24, 2016. Gift Certificates valid between January 1 and February 28, 2017. Offer not available online.

Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill – Buy a $50 Gift Card, get a $10 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 27, 2016.

Taco Cabana – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards can be used on any future visit.

Taco John’s – Buy a $20 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Gift Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid between January 1 and February 28, 2017.

Togo’s – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a FREE 6″ Regular Classic Sandwich. Gift Cards must be purchased in the restaurant by December 31, 2016. Free sub is available on day of Gift Card purchase.

UNO Pizzeria & Grill – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Bonus Card. Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Bonus Cards valid between January 2 and February 13, 2017.

White Castle – Buy a $25 Gift Card, get a $5 Promo Card. Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Promo Cards valid between January 1 and February 28, 2017.

Zantigo – Buy a $20 Gift Card, get a $5 Gift Certificate. Cards must be purchased by December 31, 2016. Gift Certificates valid between January 1 and January 31, 2017.

This list will grow as we get closer to Christmas. Be sure to bookmark this page and check back often! Don’t miss these holiday gift card bonus offers at your favorite restaurants!

Applebee’s Gift Card Bonus Buy $50 Get $10

Applebee’s is offering a FREE $10 Bonus Card when you buy a $50 Gift Card. Give the great taste of Applebee’s this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants and online at Applebees.com.

The Applebee’s Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through January 7, 2017 at participating restaurants. Bonus Cards must be used by March 6, 2017. May not be redeemed on day of issuance. Most locations will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

Bertucci’s Gift Card Bonus Buy $25 Get $5

Bertucci’s Italian Restaurant is offering a FREE $5 Thank You Bonus Card when you buy a $25 Gift Card. Give the great taste of Bertucci’s this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants and online at Bertuccis.com.

The Bertucci’s Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 31, 2016. Bonus Card redeemable January 1-March 31, 2017. Can not be used in conjunction with any other coupon or special promotional discount. Most locations will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

Black Angus Gift Card Bonus Buy $50 Get $10

Black Angus Steakhouse is offering $10 in Holiday Bonus Bucks FREE when you buy a $50 Gift Card. Give the great taste of Black Angus this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants and online at BlackAngus.com.

The Black Angus Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 31, 2016 at participating restaurants. Holiday Bonus Bucks and eBonus Bucks must be used January 1-February 13, 2017. Most locations will be open holiday hours on Christmas Day (Saturday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Saturday, January 1, 2017.)

Bob Evans Gift Card Bonus Buy $25 Get $5

Bob Evans is offering a FREE $5 Bonus Card when you buy a $25 Gift Card. Give the great taste of Bob Evans this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants and online at BobEvans.com.

The Bob Evans Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 31, 2016 at participating restaurants. Bonus Cards must be used January 1-February 20, 2017. Most locations will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

BRAVO! Gift Card Bonus Buy $100 Get $20

BRAVO! Cucina Italiana is offering a $20 FREE bonus when you buy a $100 Gift Card. Give the great taste of BRAVO! this holiday season and get some for yourself!

The BRAVO! Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 30, 2016 at participating restaurants and online at BravoItalian.com. $20 bonus must be used January 1-March 15, 2017. Most BRAVO Cucina Italiana locations will be closed Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Year’s Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

Brio Tuscan Gift Card Bonus Buy $100 Get $20

Brio Tuscan Grille is offering a FREE $20 Bonus Card when you buy a $100 Gift Card. Give the great taste of Brio this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants and online at BrioItalian.com.

The Brio Tuscan Grille Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 30, 2016 at participating restaurants. Bonus Cards must be used January 1-March 15, 2017. Most locations will be closed Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

Buffalo Wild Wings Gift Card Bonus Buy $25 Get $5

Buffalo Wild Wings is offering a FREE Blazin’ Bonus Card valued at up to $100 when you buy a $25 Buffalo Wild Wings Gift Card. Give the great taste of BWW this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants. Not valid online.

The Buffalo Wild Wings Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 31, 2016. Blazin’ Bonus Cards may be redeemed January 1-February 28, 2017. Most Buffalo Wild Wings locations will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

California Pizza Gift Card Bonus Buy $100 Get $20

California Pizza Kitchen is offering a FREE $20 Promotional Card when you buy a $100 Gift Card. Give the great taste of CPK this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift cards available from participating restaurants and online at cpk.com.

The California Pizza Kitchen Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through January 2, 2017 at participating restaurants. $20 Promotional Card valid January 9 to February 26, 2017. Most California Pizza Kitchen locations will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)

Carl’s Jr. Gift Card Bonus Buy $25 FREE Thickburger

Carl’s Jr. is offering a FREE 1/3 Lb. Original Six Dollar Thickburger when you buy a $25 Carl’s Jr. Gift Card. Give the great taste of Carl’s Jr. this holiday season plus get some for yourself! Gift Cards available at most restaurants and online at Carlsjr.com.

The Carl’s Jr. Gift Card Bonus Offer is valid through December 28, 2016 at participating restaurants. Free Thickburger must be redeemed by February 28, 2017. Most locations will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25) and open holiday hours on New Years Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017.)