We all know spaghetti. It’s that long, thin pasta with origins that can be traced as far back as the 5th century. It’s usually paired with marinara and meatballs. Maybe a carbonara. Sometimes a puttanesca. Or Cacio e pepe.
God, we could list pasta types forever and be perfectly happy.
Alas, there’s business to attend to. Today, pasta is in the spotlight — because it’s National Spaghetti Day — and restaurants all over the country are offering deals, specials, and free food. Check them all out below.
Join Buca di Beppo’s eClub to get free spaghetti and meatballs or spaghetti marinara.
The Italian restaurant chain is celebrating National Spaghetti Day by giving customers their supreme spaghetti and meatballs with a house salad for $10.
Sign up for Fazoli’s loyalty program and download the app to get a free baked spaghetti as well as a $5 coupon for every 50 points earned using the app (one point is equal to one dollar spent).
To celebrate the holiday, Mia Francesca is giving customers spaghetti and meatballs (and a house salad and bread) for only $10. As a bonus, kids eat for $6.
To celebrate National Spaghetti Day, this Chicago restaurant is offering giant, family-style portions of spaghetti and meatballs for $30.
Stop by your neighborhood Olive Garden today at lunch to take advantage of its “Lunch Duos” deal and get yourself a spaghetti with meal sauce mini pasta bowl, house salad, and breadsticks for only $6.99. Olive Garden is always cheap, but this is a crazy steal.
Sign up for the Spaghetti Warehouse’s eClub to get a free appetizer. If you join their Mobile Text Club, you’ll get a free brownie sundae. Pair these deals with the $5 spaghetti and meatballs (along with bread and a choice of soup or salad) deal they are offering today and you have the makings of a great evening.
Zio’s is offering all of their pastas, including spaghetti classic for only $7.99.