Papa John’s New Donut Holes Coming June 1st

On Friday, June 1st, Papa John’s will be celebrating National Donut Day by introducing new Donut Holes.  Papa John’s will be promoting their new dessert by offering free 10-piece Donut Holes with every online pizza purchase.  While supplies last.

Rip’n Chicken Returns to Popeyes

Popeyes has brought back Rip’n Chicken (review) for a limited time only.  Rip’n Chicken was first introduced back in 2011 and features an all-white meat chicken breast cut into big strips, marinated in four different peppers and Louisiana seasonings, hand battered and breaded in Popeyes signature coating then fried up crispy. Priced at $5 and includes Cajun fries, buttermilk biscuit and dipping sauce.

New Late Night Bites Menu at Del Taco

Del Taco has introduced the new Churro Dipper Shake as a part of the new Late Night Bites Menu, now available nationwide.  Despite the name, the Late Night Bites Menu is at anytime.  Here’s the lineup:

  • Queso Loaded Fries: Crinkle-Cut Fries topped with seasoned beef, creamy Queso Blanco, hand-grated cheddar cheese, fresh diced tomatoes, sour cream and sliced jalapeños.  650 calories 
  • Regular Size Queso Loaded Nachos: House-made chips piled high and loaded with a choice of seasoned beef, fresh grilled chicken or fresh grilled carne asada steak, slow-cooked beans made from scratch, and creamy Queso Blanco, all topped with sour cream, fresh diced tomatoes, and sliced jalapeños. Available as Regular Size on the Late Nights Bites Menu, and Large on the existing menu.  550-580 calories
  • Churro Dipper Shake:This warm and cold dessert duo is the picture perfect dessert! Enjoy a crispy cinnamon churro dipped in a vanilla shake with chocolate swirls.  700 calories 

New Cake Batter Donuts at Dunkin’ Donuts

Starting on Monday, May 28th, participating Dunkin’ Donuts will be offering the new Chocolate Cake Batter Donut and the new Vanilla Cake Batter Donut.  The Chocolate Cake Batter Donut features a chocolate buttercreme filling, frosted with chocolate icing and topped with confetti sprinkles.  The Vanilla Cake Batter Donut has a vanilla-flavored cake batter filling, frosted with white icing and topped with confetti sprinkles. Available for a limited time only.  Select Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants will be carrying the Sweet Summertime Donut, a specialty donut featuring a sunshine design with blue icing, yellow icing drizzle and a Glazed Old Fashioned Munchkins donut hole treat placed in the center.

Cajun Wings are Back for a Limited Time at Popeyes

For a limited time, Popeyes is promoting Cajun Wings . Get six Cajun Wings and Buttermilk Dressing for $3.99.  

Corn Dogs for 50 cents at Sonic on 5/24

All day on Thursday, May 24th, Sonic Corn Dogs will be promo priced at 50 cents each.

Simple food at its finest. A delicious hot dog surrounded in sweet corn batter and fried to a crispy golden brown. Try it with some mustard or ketchup if you want. It’s like hot dog utopia on a stick.

New Blueberry Glaze Doughnut from Krispy Kreme Available May 21-27

Limited edition glazed doughnuts at Krispy Kreme seems to be becoming a trend.  Last month, Krispy Kreme featured the Lemon Glaze Doughnut and coming next week will be the new Blueberry Glaze Doughnut.  Available beginning Monday, May 21st, the Blueberry Glaze Doughnut will only be around for one week, while supplies last.  Find a participating Krispy Kreme location to see if your area will get the limited time only doughnut.

Any Size Fries for a Dollar at Checkers and Rally’s

For a limited time,  Checkers and Rally’s are promoting their Famous Seasoned Fries for $1.  Promo applies to all sizes.  Valid at participating locations only.  Read our review from 2011.

Taco Bell Testing $1 Grande Burritos

Thanks to GrubGrade reader Josh for sending over a menu board pic of new $1 Grande Burritos from Taco Bell.  These were spotted in the test market hotbed of Toledo, Ohio.  There’s the Three Cheese Nacho Grande Burrito with seasoned beef, nacho cheese, red strips, a three-cheese blend and reduced-fat sour cream in a flour tortilla and a Chicken Enchilada Grande Burrito that features seasoned rice, shredded chicken, red sauce, cheddar cheese, and reduced-fat sour cream in a warm flour tortilla. If you’ve spotted these in your area, let us know in the comments.

New Sourdough Chicken Club from Burger King

Burger King released the Sourdough King back in late March and now there’s the new Sourdough Chicken Club for your chicken fix.  The Sourdough Chicken Club features a 100% white meat seasoned and breaded chicken filet topped with thick-cut smoked bacon, American cheese, lettuce, two tomato slices, and mayo on a toasted sourdough bun.  Available for a limited time only at participating Burger King locations. Nutrition info: 840 calories, 51 grams of fat, 12 grams of saturated fat, 1760 milligrams of sodium, 62 grams of carbs, 3 grams of fiber, 7 grams of sugar, 32 grams of proteinAlso being promoted at BK is the King’s Meal Deal.  Priced at $3.79, the King’s Meal Deal Pick is your choice of any two… a Cheeseburger, Bacon Cheeseburger or Chicken Jr. sandwich… plus small fries and a small fountain drink.  Available for a limited time.  No substitutes.

New Wilder Naked Chicken Chalupa Comes to Taco Bell on May 10 with new Wild Sauce

Early last year, Taco Bell introduced us to the Naked Chicken Chalupa (review).  On Thursday, May 10th, the Naked Chicken Chalupa is back and along with it is the new Wilder Naked Chicken Chalupa which features a new “bold, smoky” Wild Sauce.  The original Naked Chicken Chalupa features an all-white meat crispy chicken shell seasoned with Mexican spices and is filled with Shredded lettuce, tomatoes, cheddar cheese and avocado ranch sauce.  Taco Bell’s Wilder Naked Chicken Chalupa subs out the avocado ranch for the new Wild Sauce.  Both are priced at $2.99 a la carte or in a $5 Box combo’d with a Doritos Locos Taco (review), a Crunchy Taco, and a medium drink.

BOGO Free Offer at Chipotle for Teacher Appreciation Day

From 3pm to close on Tuesday, May 8th, celebration Teacher Appreciation Day with a BOGO Free offer from Chipotle.  Show your faculty ID, and get a buy one, get one free burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos. Valid in-restaurant only.