Today is National Fried Chicken Day, and after a long holiday weekend, having someone else do the cooking is just what most people need. Unlike previous years, many restaurants are offering deals you can have delivered, so you don’t even need to leave the house to celebrate with great food.
From national chains to local restaurants, you can eat for less today and even score some freebies! Here’s where to find the best deals.
National Fried Chicken Day Deals
KFC ran their National Fried Chicken Day deal a little early, but you can still score fantastic deals from other restaurants today. You can get Popeye’s chicken delivered for free when you place an order of $15 or more through UberEats or the Popeye’s app. If you order through the app you can also take advantage of special offers including a free large side with the purchase of any family meal and more.
Today through July 8th you’ll get a free medium drink when you order a Spicy Chicken Sandwich from TKK Fried Chicken using the Kung Fu Tea app. This deal by Kung Fu Tea will get you a medium Kung Fu Green Tea, Passion Fruit Green Tea, Honey Lemonade, or Strawberry Lemonade absolutely free with your order.
Pollo Campero has the best deal you’ll find with a few buy-one-get-one offers. Buy any two-piece or three-piece fried chicken meal and you’ll get a second one free. In addition, new subscribers can download the Pollo Campero app and get a free 3-piece chicken meal for free with the purchase of any drink!
Church’s Chicken lovers can get a wide variety of coupons on Churchs.com or through the Church’s Chicken app. Celebrate with $6 meals for two or feed the whole family with family-sized deals you won’t want to miss.
You can also find fried-chicken inspired deals at nearly every local restaurant that offers fried chicken. Check with your favorite spots and you’re likely to find a deal just in time for dinner!
History of National Fried Chicken Day
Fried chicken was originally brought to the United States by Scottish immigrants. It soon became a staple among Americans for outdoor picnics and southern restaurants. Over time, seasonings and spices were added to the traditional deep-fried chicken.
Today, there are national chains based around the delicious food and long-held family recipe secrets that have stood the test of time. Celebrate today by frying up your own batch, or by taking advantage of the National Fried Chicken Day deals and freebies!