40 Restaurants That Offer Senior Discounts
As we age, there are many benefits to look forward to, including retirement, time for travel and hobbies, wisdom, and the joy of being a grandparent. Sometimes, however, retirement means a decrease in income and spending. Many businesses recognize this fact and offer discounts to senior citizens. (See also: Big List of Senior Discounts)
Below is a list of 40 restaurants that may offer customers (some starting at age 55) a discount for their business.
Many fast food restaurants will offer a discount, which ranges from 5%-15% as well as a reduced price coffee or soft drink. Discounts may vary from location to location, be sure to ask before you order.
10% discount for those over 55.
10% discount for those 60 and older.
Discount on select days (usually Sundays and Wednesdays) for seniors 62 and older.
10% discount on meal or drink.
Free small drink or coffee plus a 10% discount for those 55 and older.
10% discount or a free drink for customers 55 and over.
Small drinks are 33 cents with the purchase of a meal for those 65 and older.
Jack in the Box
Seniors 55 and older can save 20%.
Kentucky Fried Chicken
Free small drink with the purchase of a meal for those 55 and older.
Long John Silvers
Discounts vary by location for those 55 and older.
Discounted coffee and soft drink for customers over 55.
10% discount or a free drink for customers 55 and older.
10% discount or a free drink for seniors 55 and over.
A free drink for seniors or 5% off to seniors 65 and older.
10% discount on your purchase if you are over 55.
Offers a free drink or a 10% discount.
10% discounts for customers 62 and over.
Whether you are sitting down for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, these restaurants offer you discounts on your meal. Some offer a senior menu (which may have smaller portions as well as a lower price), but be sure to check on the value, if you are a big eater or want to take leftovers home, the regular menu may be a better value for your dollar.
10%-15% off on your meal if you are 55 or older.
Senior Menu for those 55 and older.
10% discount for seniors 65 and older.
Chili's Grill and Bar
10% discount for seniors 55 and older.
Seniors 60 and over receive a 10% discount.
Customers 60 and older receive a 10% discount.
Senior Menu for 55 and older, AARP members receive larger discounts.
10% off to customers over 60.
Hometown Buffet/Ryan's/Country Buffet and Others
Sign up for a discount card and receive deals and coupons all year long.
Senior Menu for those 55 and older.
10% off for customers 60 and over.
Save 25% if you are over 55 or an AARP member when you order online using the promo code "AARP25".
Steak and Shake
Customers 55 and over can receive a 10% discount on Mondays and Tuesdays but locations vary, call ahead.
10% off your meal on Mondays for customers 60 and older.
Desserts and Treats
When you need a sweet treat or a great dessert, you can continue to score discounts at these great restaurants.
Ben & Jerry's
10% discount for seniors 60 and over.
10% discount or free drink for those 55 and older.
Free donut with the purchase of a coffee.
Discounts are available for those 60 and older, inquire at each location for specifics.
10% off for those customers 55 and older.
10% discount for customers 60 and older.
10% discount for customers 55 and older,
Additional Discounts and Tips
Ask at every restaurant you visit. Even those not on this and restaurants local to you may offer discounts. Also, if you happen to be an AARP member, you can save even more by showing your membership card. They also offer discounts for buying gift cards to restaurants through a partnership with Restaurant.com. If you are a member of AARP, it might be worth checking out those deals before dining out.
Many of these discounts could vary by location, it is best to give them a call before heading out and expecting a discount. Be sure to bring your identification to show your age, in case the restaurant requests to see proof before offering a discount.
What are your favorite senior discounts? Please share in comments.