Election Day Jitters? Free Food Can Help with That

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As exciting as Election Day is, it can also be anxiety-inducing. If you're looking for something to chew on other than your fingernails—or simply need a way to refuel after you cast your vote—eateries all over the country have your back. Here are the 24 best food deals and freebies to take advantage of on November 3.

Biggby Coffee

BOGO coffee or a dollar off any drink up to 24 ounces? We’re there. Just make sure you bookmark this coupon to redeem.


Anyone who votes tomorrow can score a coupon for one free Bobo’s oat or protein bar by filling out this form.

Boston Market

Who knows how long it’ll take for election results to roll in? Since you’ll be up late, hit Boston Market between 9 p.m. and close for one of four new sliders.

Burger King

Save $3 on orders of $18 and up by ordering with Grubhub.


One thing’s for sure: This Election Day calls for cocktails. Head to Chili’s through November 3 for $5 Presidente margaritas, made with Sauza tequila, Patron Citrónge and E&J Brandy.


Use the promo code VOTE on Election Day to score free delivery on orders $15 and up. If you already get free delivery through a DashPass membership, use the code DPVOTE to get 10 percent off your order.

Eastern Standard Provisions Co.

Watching election coverage with your crew? You’ll need snacks. The Ballot Box, including one hand-twisted soft pretzel, six soft pretzel sticks and pretzel bites, is available to ship for $20.20. It also comes with pretzel-themed “vote” stickers.


You already love this brand of better-for-you ice cream. Why not earn a free coupon and take a shot at winning a year’s worth of dessert to boot? All you have to do is use the word “vote” on your Instagram story and tag @eatenlightened.

Jersey Mike’s

Score a free turkey sub and free delivery through Grubhub on orders $10 and up. Election Day only.

Krispy Kreme

The only downside about mail-in ballots? Missing out on your “I Voted” sticker. On November 3, your favorite doughnut chain (participating shops only) will hook you up with a sticker and a free Original Glazed Doughnut.


Voting bright and early tomorrow morning? You’ll need breakfast. Order hot or iced coffee on the McDonald’s app through November 9 and you’ll get one of three new McCafe pastries on the house. 

P.F. Chang’s

Are you a P.F. Chang’s newbie? Good. Save $10 on your first order by using Grubhub.

Pret a Manger

It’s simple. Order $15 or more worth of food on Election Day through Grubhub, save $5. 

Red Lobster

Nothing will get you through these trying times like Cheddar Bay Biscuits. Order $25 or more on Grubhub and get free delivery.

Uno Pizzeria & Grill

Fill out this National Pizza Month survey in exchange for a BOGO pizza deal valid for dine-in or takeout through November 3.

Vitality Bowls

Show proof that you cast your ballot for 20 percent off an açaí bowl. 


Register for Wawa Rewards by 8 p.m. on Election Day to score free coffee on every Tuesday through the rest of the year.


Wendy's changed its Classic Chicken Sandwich recipe, and you can be among the first to try it—for free—as long as you visit the chain now through November 8. You’ll get a complimentary one with any purchase.

White Castle

Order through Grubhub, Uber Eats or Postmates on Election Day to get $4 off $20+ or $5 off $30+ if you’re in New Jersey or New York.

Deals for Poll Workers

CAVA, Chopt, Dos Toros, Shake Shack and Zoës Kitchen are offering free meals to badged poll workers on November 3. In-house only.

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