Unwind on Thursdays with a specially priced drink or glass of wine at one of your favorite restaurants. Our roundup of Thursday restaurant deals includes half-priced appetizers, taco and pizza specials, wine at half price and other deals.
*Note: Specials can vary by location and most are for a limited time only so check with your local restaurant to see if they have the deal you want. Some deals are not good on holidays. Specials on alcoholic beverages available only where permitted by state and/or local law.
Here’s a list of restaurant chains that feature special daily deals on Thursdays:
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s has an $9.99 Fajita special every Thursday. For menu and more details see: Beef O’Brady’s Specials Page.
BJ’s Restaurants have a daily specials menu good Mondays through Thursdays. On Thursdays for $13.95 get a half-rack of ribs or a Tri-Tip steak with a salad, two sizes and dessert. Also on Thursdays get Call Drinks for $5. For more details see: BJ’s Restaurant Specials.
Black Angus Steakhouse has a burger and beer special on Thursdays. Get a Steakhouse Bacon Cheeseburger and draft beer for $12.99. For more details see the Black Angus Bar page then click on Happy Hour/Daily Specials Menu for more deals.
Bruster’s Ice Cream
Bruster’s Ice Cream has half price banana splits every Thursday at participating locations. You bring the banana, Bruester’s will provide the ice cream and toppings for half price. For more details see the Bruster’s Promotions page.
Cafe Rio Mexican Grill
Cafe Rio Mexican Grill has a daily deals menu with tacos, enchiladas, tostadas and more starting at $5.99. On Thursdays get Yolanda’s Tomales for $7.69. For more details see the Cafe Rio Daily Specials Website. Price and participation may vary by location.
Carrrabbas has a $45 “Date Night” special every Thursday. Choose an appetizer to share, a soup or salad, two entrées, and a shared dessert. The entree choices are: Lasagne, Fettuccine Carrabba, 6 Oz. Tuscan-grilled Sirloin, and Chicken Parmesan. The price for two is $45. The official announcement is at: Carrabbas Date Night Thursdays.
Charlie Brown’s Fresh Grill has weekday meal specials including unlimited shrimp and ribs. To view the current daily specials visit the Charlie Brown’s Daily Specials Page.
Cracker Barrel has Weekday Lunch Specials starting at $5.99 and every day Dinner Specials starting at $7.99. For more details see: Cracker Barrel Daily Specials.
Dave & Buster’s
Dave & Buster’s has Unlimited Wings + Unlimited Video Games every Thursday for just $19.99. For more details visit: Dave & Buster’s Unlimited Wings Special.
Del Taco has 3 Grilled Chicken Tacos for $2.49 every Thursday from 3 PM – 11 PM. Offer valid at participating locations, for a limited time only. More details on the Del Taco Specials website.
Duffy’s Sports Grill has specials on BBQ Ribs most Thursdays. Get a half-rack of ribs and one side for $9.95 or all you can eat ribs with two sides for $19.99 on most Thursdays. The chain announced the weekly special on the Duffy’s Facebook Page.
Hickory Tavern has a special on shrimp and oysters on Thursdays. Get 50-cent shrimp and $1 oysters from 5 to 10 pm Thursdays at participating locations. The chain announced the weekly special on the Hickory Tavern Home Page.
Logan’s Roadhouse has a $10 Burger & Brew special all day Thursdays. Get a half-pound burger, fries and beer for $10. More details on the Logan’s Specials website.
Macaroni Grill has a Date Night special on Thursdays. Get 2 beverages, 2 entrees and a dessert to share for $40. You can find the complete menu at: https://www.macaronigrill.com/duodining
Marie Callender’s has a $9.99 Burger and Slice of Pie deal on Thursdays. More details at: Marie Callender’s Weekday Specials. Marie Callender’s also has additional specials at lunch and dinner, plus a Happy Hour menu with half-priced appetizers and other deals every day.
Max & Erma’s
Max & Erma’s has their Cheeseburger and Fries for just $6 all day every Thursday. More details at the Max & Erma’s Specials Website.
McCormick & Schmick’s
McCormick & Schmick’s has Shrimp Avocado Toast for $2.50 during happy hour on Thursdays at select location. More details at McCormick Thursday Deal. McCormick & Schmick’s also has bottles of wine for half price on Thursdays at select location. More details at McCormick Promotions.
Miller’s Ale House
Miller’s Ale House has a new Everyday Specials menu. On Thursdays get a Prime Rib Dinner for $14.99.
O’Charley’s has all you can eat catfish on Thursdays. Price for the all you can eat Hand-Breaded Catfish Dinner is about $12 but will vary by location. The deal was announced on the O’Charley’s website and Facebook Page.
O’Charleys also has a kids eat free deal good every day. Get one free kid’s meal with purchase of adult entrée all day. Good for children 10 and under. The chain announced the special on their What’s New page. The O’Charley’s kids menu offers a variety of choices from the more traditional dinner items like the Kid’s Burger or Cheese Pizza to more unique options like Mini Corn Dogs and Bite-Size Shrimp.
Old Country Buffet
Ovation Brands’ restaurants – Old Country Buffet, Ryan’s, HomeTown Buffet and Country Buffet and Furr’s Fresh Buffet – have Family Night specials every Thursday. For details, see: Family Night at Ovation Thurs.
PF Chang’s has Chang’s Thursdays featuring $10 Chang’s Spicy Chicken and $5 Classic Mojitos. For more details and for other PF Chang’s deals, read our PF Chang’s story.
PF Chang’s also has ongoing Happy Hour specials Monday through Friday that you can learn about in our story here.
Quiznos has a $5.55 Toasty deal of the day. On Thursdays get an Ultimate Turkey Club for $5.55. Good for a limited time at participating locations. You can find the menu and more details at: Quiznos Deal of the Day.
Red Lobster has a $15 early dining special every Monday through Friday between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Each special is priced at $15. On Wednesdays and Thursdays enjoy a 4-Course Feast for $15. Start with your choice of soup and salad. Then select your favorite entrée from the list, and finally finish off with a delectable dessert. You can find the complete Early Dining menu at: Red Lobster Weekday Win.
Texas Steakhouse & Saloon
Texas Steakhouse & Saloon has all-you-can-eat BBQ Ribs and Fries for $15.99 on most Thursdays. The chain announced the weekly special on the Texas Steakhouse Facebook Page.
TGI Friday’s has their Big Ribs with seasoned fries and cole slaw for $7.99 for a half-rack, or $12.99 for a full rack of ribs. Click here to read our story for more details.
Tijuana Flats has a Tijuana Burrito, chips and drink for $5.99* every week in their Throwback Thursdaze special. The Tex-Mex chain announced the deal on the Tijuana Flats Home Page. *Price may vary based on location.
Wing Zone has daily specials on Mondays through Thursdays. On Two-Way Thursday get 20 boneless wings for $14; for traditional wings add $4 more. Wing Zone announced the special on the Wing Zone Specials Page.
More Restaurant Daily Deals
Daily deals for all days of the week can be found here:
- Monday Daily Deals
- Tuesday Daily Deals
- Wednesday Daily Deals
- Thursday Daily Deals
- Friday Daily Deals
- Saturday Daily Deals
- Sunday Daily Deals
For more daily and weekly restaurant specials like these, see: Restaurant Daily Deals
If you’re an AARP member, you can get every day discounts at Denny’s, McCormick & Schmick’s, Outback and more places. You can find all the details in our story, AARP Dining Discounts.
Also, many restaurant chains such as Bob Evans, Outback Steakhouse, Zoe’s Kitchen and more offer discounts to the active military and veterans. Here’s the EatDrinkDeals roundup, Restaurant Military and Veterans Discounts.
Note: Specials can vary by location and most are for a limited time only so check with your local restaurant to see if they have the deal you want. Some deals are not good on holidays.