21 Restaurant Rewards Programs You Wish You Knew About Sooner

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By Arielle Weg, June 24, 2015

21 Restaurant Rewards Programs You Wish You Knew About Sooner

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One of the best things in the world for a poor college student is free food. Everyone knows about the Starbucks app, but did you know there are tons of restaurants that offer lesser known customer rewards programs?

Spoon has your back with the best places to rack up the points. Get rewarded with incredible deals for eating at your favorite spots.

1. Auntie Anne’s Pretzels 


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Cuisine: Soft pretzels with cold drinks and great dips

Locations: Across the US

Rewards Program: Get the Pretzel Perks card on their mobile app, which gives you a free pretzel for every 300 points earned. When you download the app, you also get rewarded with a free pretzel right away, and then you earn 10 points for ever dollar spent.

2. Black Angus Steakhouse


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Cuisine: Steak and seafood

Locations: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, New Mexico and Washington

Rewards Program: Join the Prime Club and receive a free dessert upon registering and a free steak dinner on your one year anniversary of joining. Plus, don’t forget about the deals and coupons that are sent straight to your email.

3. Caribou Coffee 


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Cuisine: Coffee, tea, blended drinks and light bakery items

Locations: Across the US

Rewards Program: Use your mobile app or Caribou Perks card to earn a free medium drink. The more you use your card, the more rewards you will receive, including discounts and free coffee.

4) Cinnabon 


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