Where to Get Free Coffee and Hot Discounts on National Coffee Day

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National Coffee Day Deals

National Coffee Day, on Sept. 29, honors one of America's best-loved drinks. Across the country, coffee chains are offering discounts and freebies to celebrate this caffeinated favorite. Here's where you can grab your daily pick-me-up for less, or even for free, this Wednesday. 

Related: The Best Fast Food Deals to Grab in September



Here's a nice deal to mark both the coffee giant's 50th birthday as well as National Coffee Day: Everyone who brings in a clean, reusable cup will get a free Pike Place Roast on Wednesday. At select Starbucks Reserve locations, a free Starbucks Reserve coffee or cold brew will be on offer. (Take note: The deal is only in-store, not drive-thru.) 

Related: How to Satisfy Your $5 Starbucks Habit at Home

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Panera Bread

Panera is offering free coffee to customers all day on National Coffee Day — that is, if you're a caregiver. Mention you're a parent or some other kind of caregiver to get the deal. Also, through Wednesday, you can enter online for a chance to win one of Panera's Jump Start Jugs, which are gallon-sized bottles to fill with iced coffee.

Related: Panera Merging With Two Other Fast-Casual Brands

Wendy's Retail Location. Wendy's is an International Fast Food Restaurant Chain.


While this fast-food chain only recently got into the breakfast game, Wendy's has an offer for National Coffee Day. Buy a breakfast sandwich on Wednesday, and get a free coffee to go with it. 

Related: The Best Fast Food Breakfast Deals

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Peet's Coffee

Through Wednesday, Peet’s is offering 25% off coffee beans, K-Cups and espresso capsules with the code GOODSTUFF when purchased online. You can also win the first-ever Peet's Black Card, worth $2,000, by entering through Facebook, Instagram, or this link

Circle K retail gas station location. Circle K is a subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard and is based in Quebec I

Circle K

Just grab your phone before you head into Circle K on Wednesday. Texting FREE to 31310 will get you a coupon for a free cup of hot or iced coffee.

Jack In The Box

Jack in the Box

Leave it to Jack in the Box to offer an off-the-wall combo: Get a free regular coffee and a free Jumbo Egg Roll when you use code JUMBOROLL2021 in the chain's app.

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Pilot and Flying J

Use these sister chains' rewards app on Wednesday, and you can get any size dispensed hot, iced, or cold-brew coffee for free. 

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Barnes & Noble

If you're getting a bakery item to enjoy with your newest book at Barnes & Noble on National Coffee Day, don't forget to grab a free tall hot or iced coffee, too. 

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Caribou Coffee

Visit a Caribou Coffee on Wednesday, and you'll get a chance to win rewards including free coffee for a year, free size upgrades, free beverages, and more.

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Cumberland Farms

All SmartPay Rewards app users get a special treat — a coupon for one free coffee, any size, hot or iced. The deal is, of course, good for Wednesday. 

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LaMar's Donuts

Get a free small cup of coffee for National Coffee Day at LaMar's Donuts. There's a limit of one per customer, and it's available only while supplies last.


Atlas Coffee Club

To celebrate National Coffee Day, through Oct. 4, get your first bag of coffee free with Atlas Coffee Club (just cover the cost of shipping). Use code COFFEEDAY2021. 

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

The home of ice-blended coffee has some brewed coffee waiting for you on National Coffee Day. Make a food or beverage purchase of $2 or more, and get a free regular-size brewed coffee.