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National Cheeseburger Day Deals 2020 on Friday, Sept. 18

Posted September 15, 2020 12:00 a.m. EDT
Updated September 18, 2020 9:12 a.m. EDT

Steak ‘n Shake Double ‘n Cheese Steakburger (photo courtesy Steak ‘n Shake)

National Cheeseburger Day is Friday, September 18 and many restaurants are offering deals including McDonald's, Burger King, Applebee's, Red Robin, Steak ‘n Shake and more!

This list will continue to grow as we get closer to Friday so check back.


Applebee's is offering a a complete Burger Bundle for $8.99 on Sept. 18 including your choice of any Handcrafted Burger on the menu plus classic fries and a soft drink.

To get this deal, select the Burger Bundle option from their menu and order dine-in, To Go or delivery. To order for To Go or delivery, you'll need to visit Applebees.com or the Applebee’s mobile app (iOS, Google). See the details on their website.


Spend $10 or more on Friday, September 18, 2020 on burgers and fries and you'll receive $10 on your BurgerFi App. The reward is valid from 9/19/20-10/11/20. The offer is valid in-store and in-app orders only and you need to scan the app to redeem it at participating locations. This deal cannot be combined with any other offers and is not valid on BurgerFi.com, phone, or delivery orders.

For $10, BurgerFi is also offering their hormone-free & antibiotic-free BurgerFi Cheeseburger and Fresh-Cut Fries. The deal is valid through 9/30/20 at participating BurgerFi locations. It cannot be combined with any other offers. See the details on their website.

Burger King

Burger King has a number of cheeseburger deals through their app including:

* $3 Snack Box with 1 Cheeseburger, 10 piece Nuggets, 1 Med. Fries and 1 Small Soft Drink

* $3 for 1 Double Cheeseburger, 1 Small French Fries and 1 Small Soft Drink

* $4 for 2 Bacon Cheeseburgers, 1 Small Fries and 1 Small Soft Drink

* $13.99 Big Bundle with 3 Whoppers, 3 Cheeseburgers, 3 4-Piece Nuggets, 3 Small Soft Drinks

See the offers on their website.


On Sept. 18, McDonald’s is offering a McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger for only $0.50 through the deal in the McDonald’s app! Once you download the app, you can access the deal one of two ways on Sept. 18: Use Mobile Order and Pay and add the deal to your order or scan the deal code at the Drive Thru, Front Counter or Kiosk, where applicable. There is a limit of one offer per customer at participating locations.

Here's an interesting fact: The McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger was last priced at $0.50 from June 15, 1971 – February 1973, when the price was then raised a nickel to $0.55.

In addition, McDonald's is offering The Travis Scott Meal for $6 which includes a Sprite, Medium Fries with BBQ Sauce and a Quarter Pounder® with Cheese plus shredded lettuce and crispy bacon. Plus, if you download and register for the McDonald's App you'll get a free Cheeseburger or Sausage McMuffin® with Egg, or McChicken®. This offer is only valid for first time App users. See the details on their website or the McDonald's app.

Another bit of McDonald's burger info: All of their burger patties in the U.S. are always made with 100% USDA-inspected beef. That’s the only ingredient: 100% real beef – their patties contain no preservatives or fillers, and the only thing they ever add is a touch of salt and pepper, according to the company.

Red Robin

Red Robin is hosting a "week-long cheeseburger bash" with Buy One Get One 50% Off all Gourmet and Finest burgers from Sept. 14 through Sept. 20, 2020 at participating locations. The deal is available for dine-in or To-Go when you use Promo Code: BOGO or mention “BOGO” in the restaurant. The discount will be applied to the lowest priced item. This deal is not valid on delivery orders and cannot be used with any other offer. See the details on their website.

Ruby Tuesday

According to the e-mail sent to Ruby Tuesday So Connected Members on Sept. 17, they are offering a Cheeseburger with Tots or Fries for $5 on Friday, Sept. 18. The deal is valid with Dine In or TueGo. It's available all day at participating locations while supplies last.


Smashburger is offering a $5 Double Classic Smash burger all day on Sept. 18. The offer is valid at participating locations in the restaurant and through Smashburger.com. Not valid with other discount. See the details on their website.

Steak ‘n Shake

Steak ‘n Shake is offering loyalty app members $2 off (aka 50% off) the Double ‘n Cheese Steakburger from September 18 through September 24. There is a limit of one per order, per visit. This deal is only valid on orders placed through the app. When you join the Steak ‘n Shake Rewards Club and download the Rewards Club app, you'll receive a FREE Specialty Milkshake with your first purchase as a club member. See the Triangle area locations in Raleigh and Garner on their website.

Wayback Burgers

On Sept. 18, Wayback Burgers is offering their Cheeeesy Quarantini with pepper jack cheese. The offer is valid at participating locations.

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