With the partial government shutdown approaching the five-week mark, there are about 800,000 federal employees going without pay—not to mention the countless others who normally rely on the vital government services that have been cut off. In light of the situation, many restaurants—both local and national—are offering free food for furloughed workers with a valid federal employee ID. Here, an incomplete list.
Now through January 27, furloughed federal employees can get a free Pizza Baked Spaghetti with the purchase of any drink. fazolis.com
Now through January 27, Potbelly will offer buy-one-get-one-free sandwiches to federal employees. potbelly.com