Where to Get the Best Deals as You Watch the Olympics

Don't miss out on these deals during the Rio Olympics.

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The 2016 Summer Olympics start Aug. 5 and all eyes will be on some of the top athletes in the world, as they vie for the gold through Aug. 21. This year’s Olympics will be held in Rio, where elite athletes from 42 different sports will compete in a total of 306 events.

Watching the Olympics is certainly fun, but attending the Rio Games can be costly. Here’s a list of discounts to help you keep food and drink expenses to a minimum while enjoying the 2016 Summer Olympics at home or out on the town.

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16 Deals to Help You Save Money Watching the Olympics

Whether you choose to watch the Olympics on your couch or out with friends at a local sports bar, these Olympic deals will allow you to save money on food. Consult the 2016 Olympics schedule to decide which competitions you want to see and use these Olympic specials to ensure the festivities don’t make a dent in your wallet.

  • Buca di Beppo: Take 20 percent off your dine-in purchase with this coupon.
  • Cookies by Design: Enter code ACCUSA16 at checkout to take 15 percent off orders greater than $40 until Dec. 31.
  • Delivery.com: Take $7 off your first food order with code rcousens until Dec. 2017.
  • FavorDelivery.com: Save $5 on food delivery with code CHASM6V for a limited time.
  • GrubHub: Use code D2CH014N6XN1 to take $10 off your first order of $15 or more until Aug. 20.
  • UberEATS: Enter code eats-grantp392ue at checkout to take $20 off food and delivery until Nov. 2019.
  • Bertucci’s: Take $5 off your order with this coupon — excluding alcohol — until Sept. 1.
  • BJ’s Restaurants: Use this coupon to get a free appetizer or Pizookie with any $9.95 food purchase — dine in or take out — until Aug. 31.
  • Godfather’s Pizza: Save $1 on any regular-priced small pizza at participating locations with this coupon until Dec. 31.
  • Mazzio’s: Enjoy a stuffed crust pizza for $11 at participating locations with this coupon until Aug. 31.
  • Papa John’s: Take 40 percent off with coupon code P816C8 until Sept. 4.
  • Papa Murphy’s: Take $3 off any family size pizza ordered online until Aug. 31 at participating locations — no coupon code required.
  • P.F. Chang’s: Get a free Singapore Firecracker Chicken or Long Life Noodles & Prawns with the purchase of any entrée Monday to Wednesday with this coupon at participating P.F. Chang’s until Aug. 31.
  • Seamless: Get $10 off your first order with code 8814b26c7 for a limited time.
  • Steak ‘n Shake: Present this printable coupon and buy one Frisco Melt ‘n Fries or Patty Melt ‘n Fries, get one free at participating locations until Sept. 18.
  • Tortuga Rum Cakes: Get a free 4-ounce golden rum cake with purchase of a 32-ounce golden rum cake with code GOFORGOLD until Aug. 21.

18 Olympic Happy Hours to Help You Save Money

These chain restaurants offer happy hour specials, so visit your local bar or restaurant during the 2016 Rio Olympics. Specific happy hour discounts vary by location, so contact the eatery nearest you to learn more about the menu and to find out if the Olympics will be shown in the bar area.

  • Applebee’s
  • Bahama Breeze
  • Benihana
  • Bubba Gump
  • Chili’s
  • Claim Jumper
  • Daily Grill
  • Dave & Buster’s
  • El Torito
  • Fleming’s
  • Islands
  • Max & Erma’s
  • McCormick & Schmick’s
  • On the Border
  • Ruth’s Chris Steak House
  • Smokey Bones
  • Yard House
  • Uno Pizzeria & Grill

Get Excited for the 2016 Summer Olympics