Cooking at home is the best way to save cash, but it’s nice to go out sometimes, too. Check out Frugal Foodie on Fridays for a selection of the latest coupons for casual and fancy fare.
This week: scary-good Halloween deals, free wine and discount takeout, among other deals.
Use code SCREAM to save 10% on orders for local restaurants placed using the iPhone, iPad or Android app. Good through Oct. 31.
On Oct. 31, kids get a free meal http://outback.com/menu/halloween_2012.aspx# with the purchase of an adult entrée. (Kids must be age 12 or younger.) They’re also hiding a “treat” in the beverage book at each table — a coupon for a free steak dinner. Participating locations only.
Save $5 off an order of $10 or more at local restaurants when you use code WINGMAN at the online delivery site. No end date specified.
DealNews.com spotted an offer for a free 6” sandwich and drink with the purchase of another combo. Must order before 9 a.m. Participating locations only. Deal ends Oct. 31.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit
Kids who show up in costume at the Texas-based chain on Halloween get a free meal. Participating locations only.
Show up at participating locations in costume after 4 p.m. on Halloween and get a burrito for just $2.
The Oregon Grille
In celebration of its anniversary, the Hunt Valley, Md., restaurant is offering coupons good for a free bottle of chardonnay or cabernet, or $15 off a purchase of $50. Good through Nov. 9.
Show up in costume on Halloween and get a free doughnut. Participating locations only.
Get one free kid’s meal for each adult entrée purchased leading up to Halloween, Oct. 29-31. (Kids must be age 12 or younger and be in costume.) Use a print out coupon to get the deal. Participating locations only.
Frugal Foodie is a journalist based in New York City who spends her days writing about personal finance and obsessing about what she’ll have for dinner. Chat with her on Twitter through @MintFoodie.