Chuck E Cheese is the place where parent’s nightmares are made and children’s dreams come true. There is no parent on the face of the earth that can distract their children from a Chuck E Cheese commercial or location, or avoid the inevitable, “I wish we could go to Chuck E Cheese today, mommy,” kids utter. Overall, the prices at Chuck E Cheese aren’t bad, but that doesn’t mean that parents are not interested in a few coupons to further bring down the price. After all, it does seem that saving a few dollars with Chuck E Cheese coupons can make up – a very little bit – for the endless two hours parents have to spend in the restaurant buying more coins and suffering through food that’s just not that good.
The bad news is that Chuck E Cheese does not offer many coupons. You can do all you can to Google them, or look them up online or track them down in papers, but they just don’t exist very often. There are coupons available, but you’re going to have to look for them specifically, and they’re usually only available through the Chuck E Cheese website. You’ll find that you’re hard pressed to find them anywhere else save for very special occasions.
While this is not a restaurant that offers too much in the way of deals, we can give you an idea of how to get the coupons that Chuck E Cheese does offer, and we can also help you get an idea of what kind of coupons you can expect the home of the giant mouse (not Mickey) to offer to customers looking to get a discount when visiting with their children.
Your best bet to find coupons for this particular restaurant is to either check in your local paper or look at the Chuck E Cheese website. You’ll find these in the paper every so often – most likely in the Sunday paper versus the regular daily paper – and you can cut them out and use them prior to their expiration. The other most common manner in which you can find coupons to the gaming restaurant is online. You’ll want to visit the Chuck E Cheese website for these and choose the locations selection. Once there, enter your location and it will bring up the nearest locations and their coupon deals that are currently active.
Once you find coupons online or in the paper, you will need to use them prior to their expiration date. Most coupons are valid at least a week, but many are valid as long as a month. To use them, you’ll need to either clip them from the paper or print them out and take them with you to the store where they are valid.
You cannot use coupons from one store location at another. For example, if you live in Orlando and you find coupons for the Altamonte Springs Chuck E Cheese online, you cannot use those coupons at any location but the Altamonte Springs location. They’re not valid and will not be accepted under any circumstances.
To use coupons, simply present them at the register. You will need to do your homework, however, and check to see whether or not each coupon can be combined with others or used one at a time. For example, if you have a coupon for free tickets or coin, you may not be able to use that ticket with one that’s for a free pizza or free soda. Then again, you might; it all depends on what the fine print dictates. But it’s easier to figure this out in advance than at the register.
What Type of Coupons are Available?
This is a question that’s difficult to answer. There are several types of coupon you may receive during periodic times throughout the year. The company is also likely to present entirely new coupons that haven’t been offered in the past, so you can always expect the unexpected.
Free tokens are big coupons at Chuck E Cheese. It’s what most people visit this location for in the first place. They want to sit down with their kids and know that they are entertained while parents are dining. Since tokens are not just given away, free ones are always welcome. Many coupons offer free tokens only with another purchase. It’s common to see coupons available for 10 free coupons with any $21.99 value deal. You can get 20 free tokens with a $41.99 value deal. We even found some coupons in some locations across the country offering 100 tokens for only $20 without the purchase of anything else. This is a great deal if you have more than one child, and we often recommend using this coupon before any of the others listed by the company.
Chuck E Cheese even offers deals on food and beverages. Some locations have coupons listed that offer discount prices on breadsticks, drinks and sides. For example, some locations add a $5.99 all you can eat salad bar coupon to their collection. It’s a great deal that draws people into the restaurant because it’s such a good offer.
Additionally, there are coupons occasionally available to buy value deals, such as a large pizza with drinks included and a side of wings for a set price that’s lower than the usual menu price. The number of coupons available changes frequently, and it changes by location. What’s available here might not be available there. If you live near more than one location, you’re in luck because you can pick and choose which one has better options than others.
If you want our advice, however, it’s always better to take the kids during the week than it is on the weekend. There are birthday parties and events on weekends, and mid-week is much better since most kids are in school and many families are already busy with other extracurricular activities. The crowd is much smaller during the week than it is on the weekend.
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