Restaurant chains across the country will be celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week this year by offering educators and other staff members a variety of freebies and deals like free cheeseburgers, BOGO offers, special discounts, and more.
Teacher Appreciation Day and Week deals for 2022:
Free Cheeseburger at Sonic on Tuesday, May 3 with any purchase to all enrolled in the Sonic Teachers’ Circle, which is a free rewards program exclusively for educators available through the brand’s mobile app.
Whataburger is offering a 25% discount on all retail items in the Whatastore when you use the code WHATATEACHER22 at checkout and free weeklong breakfast items from May through May 6, 2022.
In celebration of both National Teachers and Nurses Appreciation Week, Zaxby’s is offering a special ‘Buy One, Get One free Boneless Wings Meal‘ deal valid all day long on May 3, while supplies last. The Boneless Wings Meal includes five tender boneless wings tossed in one of nine different sauces and is served with Texas Toast, crinkle fries and a side of Ranch sauce for dipping. Zaxby’s is encouraging fans to order two Boneless Wings Meals online or through the brand’s app and one will be discounted at checkout. You can also redeem this offer without an account online or in-person at participating locations, while supplies last.
Potbelly is celebrating teachers with a free cookie or regular-sized soft drink when they purchase any entrée all week long from May 1 through May 8, 2022. Additionally, Potbelly will also be celebrating National Nurses Week by offering the same deal from May 6 through May 12 at participating locations nationwide.
Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant will be offering teachers and school staff members 20 percent off their entire check on Tuesday, May 3, 2022.
Teachers can enjoy a free lunch or dinner (with no purchase necessary) at select Applebee’s locations during Teacher Appreciation Day on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. They’re also offering 20% off to educators and school faculty during Teacher Appreciation Week at participating locations nationwide.
Einstein Bros Bagels will be offering a 20 percent off e-gift card deal all week long from May 2 through May 6, 2022.
Great American Cookies is offering a free Original Chocolate Chip Cookie with any purchase from May 2 through May 6, 2022.
Free shake at Johnny Rockets with any in-store purchase from May 4 through May 10, 2022.
Tijuana Flats will be offering teachers a free entrée on May 2, 2022, with any in-store purchase of $2.79 or more. To receive the one-time use offer, just mention the offer and use promo code TYTD2522 at checkout.
Buffalo Wild Wings is offering 20 percent off dine-in or takeout orders at participating sports bars nationwide from May 2 through May 6, 2022.
Freddy’s is offering educators a free mini sundae (no purchase necessary) from May 2 through May 6, 2022.
Just take note that in order to take advantage of these offers and deals, you’ll need to show a valid I.D. to prove that you are a teacher (or nurse).