25 Restaurants Offering Gift Card Freebies in December

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Restaurant gift cards can be the perfect holiday present, especially for friends and loved ones who are notoriously difficult to please. And if you purchase a gift card from the right restaurant, you can get a little holiday bonus with your card.

Following are a slew of restaurants offering bonus gift cards when you purchase cards.

Applebee’s

Applebee's
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Buy a $50 gift card for Applebee’s, and get a free $10 gift card. The deal runs through Jan. 2, 2022. The bonus card is valid through Feb. 28.

BJ’s Brewhouse

BJ's Brewhouse
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Buy $50 in gift cards for BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, and get a $10 bonus card. Or, buy $100 in gift cards, and get a $25 bonus card, plus a 20% off VIP card. This deal runs through Jan. 1. Bonus cards are valid from Jan. 1 through Feb. 13, 2022.

Black Angus Steakhouse

Black Angus Steakhouse
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Spend $50 on gift cards for Black Angus Steakhouse, and get $10 in holiday Bonus Bucks. The deal runs through Dec. 31. Bonus Bucks can be spent Jan. 2 through Feb. 10 at any Black Angus or Cattle Company location.

Bonefish Grill

Bonefish Grill
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Bonefish Grill, and get a free $10 bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 27. The bonus card is valid from Jan. 1 to Feb. 6, 2021.

Buca di Beppo

Buca di Beppo
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Buy a $50 gift card for Buca di Beppo, and get a $10 reward card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The bonus card is valid from Jan. 1 to Feb. 28, 2022.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill

Carrabba's
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Carrabba’s Italian Grill, and get a free $10 bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 27. The bonus card is valid from Jan. 1 to Feb. 6, 2022.

Chili’s

Chili's
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Chili’s, and get a free $10 e-bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The bonus card is valid from Jan. 1 to Feb. 11, 2022.

Cold Stone Creamery

Cold Stone Creamery
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Cold Stone Creamery and get a $15 bonus e-card. The deal runs through Dec. 31, and the bonus card is valid through Feb. 28, 2022.

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Fleming's
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Buy $100 in gift cards for Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, and get a free $20 e-bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The bonus card is good from Jan. 1 through Feb. 6, 2022.

Golden Corral

Golden Corral
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Golden Corral, and get a free $10 bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The bonus card is good from Jan. 3 through Feb. 10, 2022.

Houlihan’s

Houlihan's
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Houlihan’s, and get a free $10 dining certificate. This deal runs through Dec. 25. The $10 dining certificate is good from Jan. 1 through Feb. 28, 2021, excluding Feb. 11-14.

IHOP

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Buy $25 in gift cards for IHOP, and get a $5 bonus card. This deal runs through Jan. 2. Bonus cards are valid through Feb. 27, 2022.

Jamba Juice

Jamba Juice
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Buy $25 in gift cards for Jamba Juice, and get a $5 Reward Card. This deal runs through Dec. 28. The Reward Card is good from Jan. 3 to Feb. 14, 2022.

Maggiano’s

Maggiano's Little Italy
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Buy $100 in gift cards for Maggiano’s, and get a $20 bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The bonus cards are good from Jan. 1 to Feb. 28, 2021.

Moe’s Southwest Grill

Moe's
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Buy $25 in card cards for Moe’s, and get a free $5 e-reward code. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The e-reward code is good from Jan. 1 through Feb. 28, 2022.

Noodles & Company

Noodles & Company
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Buy $25 in gift cards for Noodles & Company, and get a $5 bonus gift card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. No additional information is available at the website.

Old Chicago

Old Chicago
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Old Chicago, and get a $10 bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. The bonus card is good through Feb. 12, 2022.

On the Border

On the Border Mexican Grill
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Buy a $50 gift card for On the Border and get a $10 bonus card. No additional information is available at the website.

Outback Steakhouse

Outback Steakhouse
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Outback Steakhouse, and get a free $10 card. This deal runs through Dec. 27. The bonus card is valid from Jan. 1 to Feb. 6, 2022.

Panera

Panera
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Panera and get a $10 bonus card. The deal runs through Dec. 31, and the bonus card is good from Jan. 1-31, 2022.

Red Lobster

Red Lobster
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Red Lobster, and get a coupon for $10 off a minimum $30 order. The deal runs through Dec. 31. The coupon is good through Feb. 28, 2022, excluding Feb. 14.

Red Robin

Red Robin
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Buy $25 in gift cards online, and get a $5 Bonus Buck reward card from Red Robin. The deal runs through Dec. 31. The reward card is good Jan. 1 through Feb. 28, 2022.

Rubio’s

Rubio's
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Buy $25 in gift cards for Rubio’s and get a $5 bonus card. The deal lasts through Jan. 4, 2022, or while supplies last. The bonus card is good until Jan. 31, 2022.

Smokey Bones

Smokey Bones
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Buy $50 in gift cards for Smokey Bones and get $10 in Bonus Bucks. The deal runs through Jan. 2, 2022. No other information is available at the website.

Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse
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Purchase $30 in gift cards for Texas Roadhouse, and get a $5 bonus card. This deal runs through Dec. 31. No additional information is available on the website.

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