This is a guest post written by Anna Fox, who is passionate about health, technology, and self-improvement.
To that end, restaurants often offer exclusive deals and freebies to their loyal customers via newsletters and membership programs - all you need to do is visit their website, sign up with your email address, and wait for the good stuff to come rolling into your inbox!
If you're up for discounts and free birthday meals, you'll want to check them out; here are the top 10 restaurant email clubs in the US, just to get you started:
Restaurant Email Club #1: With a free order of Chili's patented Skillet Queso and Chips up for grabs just for handing over your email address, there's no excuse not to keep them close to the top of your list of personal favorite restaurant email clubs! You can also look forward to a free Fudge Brownie Sundae on your birthday, all courtesy of Chili's.
Restaurant Email Club #2: If you've got a taste for noodles, then signing up for the Noodles and Company email club is a no-brainer, getting you exclusive deals and a free bowl of noodles on your birthday!
Restaurant Email Club #3: If you like meat, you'll love what the Lone Star Steakhouse has in store with its email club! You'll receive a free appetizer with any purchase just for taking part, plus a free appetizer with the purchase of an entree on your birthday.
Restaurant Email Club #4: Red Robin's restaurant email club is a favorite among hungry Americans, known best for its offering of a free birthday burger or chicken sandwich on your big day! Besides that freebie, you'll also receive news, updates, and exclusive discounts throughout the year.
Restaurant Email Club #5: Well-known for their delectable cold treats, Dairy Queen gives you the opportunity to take advantage of deep discounts and ice cream freebies with their Blizzard Fan Club - you'll even receive an annual freebie on your sign-up anniversary!
Restaurant Email Club #6: Well-known for their unique ice cream flavors, Friendly's is also making a name for itself with a unique email club. Dubbed the Birthday Club, membership to this program will get you a free three-scoop sundae for signing up, along with birthday benefits for you and your loved ones on all of your special days, including a free ice cream cone with any purchase for adults, and a free kids meal with the purchase of any adult meal for children!
Restaurant Email Club #7: If you've got a sweet tooth, you may want to check out what's up for grabs at Carrow's - you'll get a free dessert immediately after signing up, and every year on your birthday!
Restaurant Email Club #8: Give yourself a free morning treat by signing up for the mmmuffins email club! They'll reward you with a free muffin at any mmmuffins or Bruegger's location for signing up, plus a free cupcake on your birthday!
Restaurant Email Club #9: Make your little one's birthday a party to remember with the Chuck-E-Cheese's email club! Offering discounts for parents and exclusive fun for kids in the form of 20 free tokens to play with, you'll not find a more unique and fulfilling way to spend the day on your little rugrat's birthday.
Restaurant Email Club #10: Free food, exclusive discounts, and easy-to-earn points that allow you to save money down the road - all of that and more makes the T.G.I. Friday's email club one not to pass up on! Besides a patented one-time Jump the Line pass, you'll get a free appetizer or dessert with a value up to $8 for signing on, then a free dessert with the purchase of an entree on your birthday!
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