6 Places to Score Cheap Eats on National Chicken Wing Day
Few foods are as mighty, messy and marvelous as the simple chicken wing.
You can have ‘em traditional-style with Buffalo sauce or dress them up in sweet Thai chili. You can go as hot as possible or have them mild, because that’s just what you feel like today — no judgments!
They’re even good plain, or “naked,” as you’ll see them scandalously advertised on some menus.
So we weren’t surprised to learn there’s a whole day devoted to the simple, incomparable goodness of chicken wings. Saturday, July 29 is National Chicken Wing Day, and we found the best spots for you to get your fix on the cheap.
National Chicken Wing Day 2017: 6 Places to Get Great Deals on Wings
Done reading and ready to eat already? Here’s where to head for bargain Buffalo wings — or any other kind you like.
Buffalo Wild Wings
Your go-to for a college-y feel with ample, sports-filled TV screens, Buffalo Wild Wings will be offering boneless wings plus fries starting at $9.99, and traditional wings plus fries starting at $12.99. This offer will be valid at participating locations while supplies last, so be sure to check with your nearest location before you head out to get your wing on.
East Coast Wings
Although you’ll have to pay for the wings you eat this Saturday at East Coast Wings, you’ll receive a coupon for five free wings on your next visit.
Which means… more wings. Soon. Yes, please.
It’s not completely free, but Hooters will offer 10 free smoked wings with the purchase of any 10 wings.
This BOGO deal not only gives you some variety, but you can also feel less guilty about chowing down on 20 wings — the smoked variety has just half the calories of Hooters original-style wings.
Hurricane Grill & Wings
This popular wing joint will offer a few deals for National Chicken Wing Day. Visit Hurricane Grill & Wings this Saturday to enjoy $1 wings all day in bundles of five, 10, 15 or 20. Plus, you can wash them all down with a free domestic draft beer or soda when you spend $20 or more on wings.
There’s your good excuse to eat 20 wings — as if you needed one.
The WingHouse Bar & Grill
This Florida-based wing restaurant will give you five free wings when you purchase an order of 10. WingHouse restaurants have 22 sauces to choose from, so you’re sure to find something to suit your tastes this Saturday.
Select Wingstop locations will offer five free boneless wings with any wing purchase on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. local time. Make sure to call your nearest Wingstop location to confirm the deal is available and what time it will run.
If the deal is on, then get ready to choose from 11 different flavors, including Original Hot, Atomic, Mild, Cajun, Teriyaki, Hawaiian, Lemon Pepper, Garlic Parmesan, Louisiana Rub, Mango Habanero and Hickory Smoked BBQ. Oh boy, how will you choose?
No matter where you go — or even if you just stay home with your very own grill — enjoy National Chicken Wing Day!
I know I will.
Jamie Cattanach is a contributor to The Penny Hoarder and chicken wing enthusiast. Footy’s sauce is still the best, and no one beats her mom on the grill.
Jessica Gray, editorial assistant at The Penny Hoarder, contributed to this post and is taking bets on how many chicken wings she can eat this weekend.