Olive Garden Is Bringing Back Its ‘Buy One, Take One’ Deal: 2 Entrees For $12.99 Total

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Olive Garden lovers are in for a treat this summer — and no, we’re not talking about endless breadsticks!

Everyone’s favorite Italian restaurant chain has brought back its popular buy one, take one special. That’s right: For a limited time, you can dine-in at your nearby Olive Garden restaurant (or order online) and grab two entrees for as low as $12.99 total.

The deal gets even tastier: Along with the two entrees, you also get unlimited soup or garden fresh salad and breadsticks.

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As part of Olive Garden’s delicious offer, choose one entree from seven of its most popular dishes: Five Cheese Ziti Al Forno, Fettuccine Alfredo, Cheese Ravioli with Marinara, Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, Chicken con Broccoli, Lasagna Classico or Shrimp Scampi.

Then, pick a second pasta dish to take home. You’ll have four pasta options to choose from: Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, Five Cheese Ziti Al Forno or Cheese Ravioli with Marinara.

And you won’t have to break the bank! The offer starts at $12.99, although some meals come at an additional cost.

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It’s not clear how long the buy one, get one special will last, so head to your favorite Olive Garden location for your next dinner and nab this deal.

And if you really can’t get enough Olive Garden, stop by during the day so you can take advantage of its Lunch Duo special, which starts at $6.99.

More Free Food

Looking for other ways to score free food? We’ve got a great deal for you.

If you’ve been wanting to join a discount warehouse club like Sam’s Club, now might be the perfect opportunity to do so.

When you sign up for a one-year Sam’s Club membership through Groupon for just $35 (it’s regularly $45), you’ll also receive a $10 eGift card, valid online or in-club, a $15 eGift card for purchases on and three free food items valued at $18: a rotisserie chicken ($4.98 value), a take-and-bake pepperoni or cheese pizza ($6.98 value) and 18-count chocolate chunk cookies ($5.98 value).

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The first $10 gift card will be delivered after activating your membership, and you’ll get the $15 card after your first purchase of $15 or more on Your first purchase must also be made within 30 days of activating your membership, and it must be before Oct. 10, 2018.

The Groupon offer is only valid for new Sam’s Club members, not for renewals or those with a current membership. If you were a Sam’s Club member less than six months prior to July 1, 2018, the offer also does not apply.

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The promotional value of the Groupon expires on Sept. 11, 2018, so if you want the deal, make sure you read the fine print before that date.