The french fry’s origin story actually begins in Belgium, but today, the delicious fried potato strip is undoubtedly an all-American food. More than one out of every three potatoes grown in the U.S. becomes frozen french fries, and America celebrates its love affair with fries on July 13, which is National French Fry Day.
From waffle fries and hot fries to curly fries and loaded chili cheese fries, fry lovers can take the opportunity to get out and gorge on the not-so-French delicacy at their favorite fast-food restaurants and beyond.
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No matter which style french fries you prefer, you can get fries on the cheap on and around July 13.
- Arby’s: Buy a Brown Sugar Bacon Sandwich and you’ll get a free small fries and drink, no coupon needed.
- Big Mama’s & Papa’s Pizzeria: Use coupon code SMART1 to get a 16-ounce large pizza, eight buffalo wings and curly fries for $29.99.
- BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse: You can get $10 burgers and unlimited fries plus $4 craft beers the day before National French Fry Day and every Wednesday at participating restaurants.
- BurgerFi: Purchase any burger or hot dog on July 13 and you’ll get a free regular order of fries.
- Burger King: Get two cheeseburgers, a small drink and, of course, a small order of fries for $3.49.
- Dairy Queen: At select locations, you can purchase small fries for $1 all day on July 13.
- Donald Russell: You don’t need a coupon code to get 35 percent off an order of chuck eye steaks with peperonata and fries.
- Fox Pizza: Use coupon code HG699 to get any half hoagie, a 20-ounce drink and wedge fries for $6.99.
- Manny & Olga’s Pizza: Use code 222SB to get a premium sub plus two orders of french fries and two sodas for $16.99.
- McDonald’s: Get a free order of medium fries with any app-based purchase every Friday through Sept. 7.
- Omaha Steaks: Order a burger and get an order of steak fries for $2.99.
- Pizza Boli’s: Get two medium, one-topping pizzas and Fantastic Fries for $6.99 each.
- Pizza Hut: Get 24 WingStreet wings with sauces plus two orders of waffle fries for $19.99 with coupon code YWM.
- Snappy Tomato Pizza: Use code LUNCH5 to get any oven-baked hoagie, an order of wedge fries and a 20-ounce drink for $8.99.
- Steak ‘n Shake: When you order $25 worth of gift cards, you’ll get a free double steakburger with cheese, a regular soft drink and, you guessed it, an order of fries.
- Wienerschnitzel: Get $1 off any order of chili cheese fries through the end of July with this coupon.
- Wingstop: Get a free order of fries — not to mention a gift on your birthday — when you sign up for The Club through Wingstop.
- Wing Zone: Use coupon code 1465 to get 15 wings plus ranch, celery and, of course, fries for $11.99.
French fry lovers unite on July 13 for a celebration of the crispy, salty, delicious and all-American french fry.
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