Who can resist? National Cheeseburger Day on Sept. 18, 2021, gives you permission to have more than one burger complete with melted cheese and all the toppings.
Restaurants join in the fun by offering some juicy deals on the cheesy day. Remember, locally-owned restaurants and other businesses may offer deals on this day, so check your local Living on the Cheap network site for more offers. We’ll update this list as we find new offers, so keep checking back.
If you’re a burger fan, remember to look for National Hamburger Day deals on May 28, too!
2021 National Cheeseburger Day deals
Applebee’s: Sit down and celebrate National Cheeseburger Day at Applebee’s. The restaurant is known for its juicy handcrafted burgers, and customers 21 and older can wash one down with the chain’s $5 Summertime Sips. Choose from Electric Lemon Crush or Flamingo Crush.
Plus, if you’re ordering online, get a special meal deal at the popular restaurant on Sept. 18. Order any handcrafted burger, fries and Mountain Dew Dark Berry Bash for just $9.99. The offer is only available via the Applebee’s website or mobile app — not in-restaurant.
Burger King: Get treated like royalty at Burger King on National Cheeseburger Day. From Sept. 17 to 19, enjoy a FREE cheeseburger with a minimum purchase of $1 on the chain’s app or at bk.com. The offer is only open to Royal Perks members.
Hamburger Stand: Take a stand on National Cheeseburger Day! Hamburger Stand is offering a buy-one-get-one FREE cheeseburger on Sept. 18. The offer requires this coupon. The offer only applies to the chain’s Original Cheeseburger. The coupon is valid for up to two orders on the same visit.
McDonald’s: McDonald’s has been serving cheeseburgers for more than 70 years, so it’s the perfect stop to honor the cheesy day. On Sept. 18, the fast-food giant is offering a Double Cheeseburger for just 50 cents. The deal is only available via the chain’s app.
If cheeseburgers aren’t your favorite, the chain is also offering a 2 For $6 deal on four menu favorites.
Red Robin: It’s National Cheeseburger Week at Red Robin. The burger joint is celebrating the cheesy day all week with a buy-one-get-one special. The offer is only available to the chain’s Red Robin Royalty loyalty members. Sign up here.
Grab a friend or family member and head to the popular restaurant for 50% off any burger with the purchase of another of equal or greater value. Best of all, customers can get the juicy deal once every day for the whole week, from Sept. 13 to 19.
The chain has more than 25 burger on its menu and, even better, all of them are served with bottomless steak fries.
Ruby Tuesday: National Cheeseburger Day may be on Saturday, but you can celebrate at Tuesday’s. Ruby Tuesday, that is.
The restaurant is offering a cheeseburger and fries for only $5 on Sept. 17 and 18. No coupon needed, just let the waitperson know you want the cheesy deal.
Smashburger: Enjoy a smashing good deal on Sept. 18 at Smashburger. The eatery is serving up its Double Classic Burger for just $5. No coupon, promo code or app necessary — just ask for the National Cheeseburger Day deal.
Sonic Drive-In: While this is not a National Cheeseburger Day deal, it’s still full of cheesy savings every week for cheeseburger lovers. Sonic Drive-In offers half-price cheeseburgers every Tuesday from 5 p.m. to close. The offer is only available via the chain’s app.
In addition, app users can get half-price drinks and slushes all day, every day. Combine both deals and add some fries for your own discounted meal deal.
Steak ‘n Shake: If you’re celebrating National Cheeseburger Day at Steak ‘n Shake, consider joining its Rewards Club. New members receive a FREE milkshake just for signing up. No additional purchase necessary. Then, you can really steak ‘n shake on Sept. 18.
Wayback Burgers: You won’t have to go too far for a cheesy deal at Wayback Burgers on National Cheeseburger Day. The restaurant is serving a buy-one-get-one FREE Classic Burger deal for one day only — Sept. 18. Customers can only redeem the juicy offer by ordering through the chain’s app.
Wendy’s: Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day all week long at Wendy’s. The popular fast-food chain is offering a juicy buy-one-get-one FREE premium cheeseburger deal.
The offer is only available via the Wendy’s app from Sept. 13 to 19. That means bargain hunters can enjoy any two premium cheeseburgers at a discount — whether it’s the chain’s new Big Bacon Cheddar, Classic Dave’s Single or other cheesy options.
White Castle: Head to the castle on National Cheeseburger Day! Cheeseburger lovers can enjoy a buy-one-get-one FREE Double Cheese Slider on Sept. 18. The offer requires this coupon.
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