IHOP celebrates National Pancake Day by giving away pancakes: McDonald’s and Taco Bell join the promotions

IHOP celebrates National Pancake Day this Tuesday and offers its customers a stack of its now famous Buttermilk Pancakes completely free. Offer is valid only on March 1 from 7 am to 4 pm local time at participating stores.

The long-awaited event that the company holds every year had to be canceled in 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, making it a one-month promotion. but this year he returned to his regular dynamic.

This year’s IHOP offer you are limited to one free short stack of pancakes per person and is valid while supplies last. The company also asks customers check which are the participating branches because promotions may vary by franchise.

What is National Pancake Day

In recent years, IHOP has given away pancakes the day before Ash Wednesdaywhich is known as Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras and Shrove Tuesday.

“For the past 16 years, IHOP has celebrated its own national holiday, National Pancake Day, a one-day in-restaurant event where guests enjoy a free Short Stack together under IHOP’s blue roof,” said Kieran Donahue. , IHOP’s director of marketing, said in a statement.

But in addition to representing a benefit for customers, this day has also become a traditional fundraiser and this year, IHOP has been accepting donations since February 1 for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals and other local charities, including Shriners Hospitals for Children and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

To contribute with donations, consumers can donate at restaurants by rounding up their accountsbuying stickers at restaurants for a $1 donation, or adding a donation while ordering online.

McDonald’s and Taco Bell also have deals

Although it is a day dedicated to pancakes, other fast food restaurants have also offered promotions.

Taco Bell launched an offer this Tuesday through its application: if you buy a Crunchy Taco, you get another one for free. The promotion will be valid every Tuesday from today until March 29. Plus, for a limited time, new Taco Bell Rewards members also get a free Doritos Locos Taco when they sign up.

McDonald’s also has several offers through its application which may vary by account and region. If you download their app for the first time and join MyMcDonald’s Rewards, you’ll receive free 10-piece Chicken McNuggets. Then, after the first purchase, you can choose between Hash Browns, Vanilla Cone, McChicken or Cheeseburger for free.

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