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The most popular way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Saturday is by wearing green.

But get extra festive by eating or drinking something green, too.

For the traditional Irish holiday, restaurants are turning everything green from doughnuts to beer.

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Or just save some “green” — some serious cash — Saturday by taking advantage of specials.

Green food and drinks

Offers and product availability can vary by location so call ahead to be on the safe side.

Arby’s: The mint chocolate shake, topped with Andes candy pieces, is available for a limited time.

Bakers SquareGet a slice of Mint Brownie Blast pie.

Bar LouieThe bar chain will have green beer and Jameson specials Saturday.

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Baskin-RobbinsGet a free sample of the Mint Chip ‘n Oreo Cookies Milkshake from 3-7 p.m. Saturday. The chain also has a St. Patrick’s Day cake complete with green icing, a rainbow and pot of gold.

Bennigan’sSt. Patrick’s Day is a month-long party with green beer and special menu items like Reuben fritters, corned beef and cabbage plus drinks including an Irish Mule.

Bruegger’s BagelsGet green bagels Friday and Saturday while supplies last. Plus, save $2 off a Big Bagel Bundle with a coupon at

Carvel: It’s “Mintertime” at the ice cream chain with mint ice cream, shakes and Oreo Mint Dashers available for a limited time. Plus, download a printable coupon, which expires Sunday, for $2 off the St. Patrick’s Day Cookie O’Puss cake along with a Cookie O’Puss mask.

St. Patrick’s Day is getting closer. Stop by your local Carvel before Saturday to grab your Cookie O’Puss!

Click here to download a coupon AND your own Cookie O’Puss mask: 

Chevys Fresh Mex: Shamrock-a-ritas are $10.99 through March 31 and are available frozen or on the rocks.

Culver’s: The chain has a mint and a mint chip shake, plus expect many locations’ custard flavor of the day Saturday to be a green one. Find locations’ flavors of the day at

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Chili’sThrough March 31, the $5 specialty margarita of the month is The Lucky Jameson, which is the chain’s Irish spin on a margarita.

Chompie’sThe Arizona-based New York-style deli will have Leprechaun cupcakes, green and white cookies, green beer and green bagels Saturday. Plus, the deli will have a corned beef and cabbage dinner.

CreamistyFriday through Sunday, get 10% off any mint-flavored treat including custom ice cream, Creation, NitroShake and pints.

This is the créme de menthe of the crop. Taste victory with the Mint @Oreo BLIZZARD of the Month.

Dairy QueenThe St. Patrick’s Day-inspired Mint Oreo Blizzard is available for a limited time.

Dunkin’ DonutsFor a limited time, get the green-frosted Mint Brownie Donut. Plus, through 4:59 p.m. ET Saturday enter the Lucky Dozen contest for a chance to win a year’s worth of free doughnuts or the grand-prize trip to company headquarters in Boston. According to a news release and the contest rules, enter by sharing how you’re “celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with Dunkin’ Donuts” using #DDLuckyDozen and #Sweepstakes on Twitter and Instagram.

Fuddruckers: For a limited time, get the mint chocolate chip shake.

In honor of our green-frosted Mint Brownie Donut, share how you’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day w/ us! A dozen lucky fans will WIN a year’s worth of free donuts & one grand prize trip to our HQ! Use & ! NoPurNec.18+ Ends 3/17/18: 

Gigi’s Cupcakes: Through Saturday, get a Shamrock Box with six decorated vanilla and six devil’s food mini cupcakes or get a chocolate stout cupcake topped with Irish cream frosting and green shamrocks.

Green Harvest: The St. Patrick’s Day-themed bread collection includes Irish Soda Bread, the Gouda and Stout Bread and Paddy’s Lucky Loaf. Plus, there will be green shamrock sugar cookies and an Irish-American Reuben.

Kings Dining & Entertainment: St. Patrick’s Day specials include green beer and a Pot of Gold milkshake made with mint chocolate chip ice cream. The Miami location also has a green mojito.

It’s your lucky day! 🤞 O’riginal Glazed doughnuts, available March 16 & 17 only at Krispy Kreme🍀 (participating US/Can locations, while supplies last)

Krispy KremeThe iconic Original Glazed doughnut is going green for two days —Friday and Saturday.

Logan’s RoadhouseCorporate locations will have green beer through Sunday.

McDonald’sThe popular, minty Shamrock Shake is back for a limited time.

Mimi’s CaféCorned beef brisket hash and eggs will be available all-day Saturday. For lunch and dinner, get a corned beef and cabbage entree for lunch or dinner along with a green beer.

Did someone say Corned Beef Hash? Oh wait that was us! We’ll be celebrating , , and National all day Saturday. Join the party: 

Ninety Nine RestaurantA special St. Patrick’s Day menu includes green beer, Jameson Irish Mule, Irish Reuben burger, Pot O’Gold Wings, Irish coffee and more.

O’Charley’s: Get green Miller Lite beers Friday and Saturday. Plus, participating locations also will have $4 house margaritas for the two days.

PDQ: Mint Oreo shakes are $2 Saturday at all locations.

Come into your local O’Charley’s this Friday, March 16th or Saturday, March 17th for Green Miller Lites & for $4 House Margaritas and enjoy St. Patty’s Day fun!

**$4 Margaritas only available at participating locations.

Rita’s Italian IceGet your green with a mint chip gelati.

Ruby’s Diner: March’s “Shake of the Month” is the minty Grasshopper Shake blended with Oreo cookies.

TGI FridaysThrough Sunday, Fridays has a “Lucky Line-Up” of bar specials including a Pot O’ Gold cocktail, Rainbow Shot along with specials on green beer and Jameson Irish Whiskey shots.

Our March Shake of the Month is the Grasshopper Shake! Indulge in this sweet treat’s cool minty Oreo goodness the next time you Shooby Dooby down to Ruby’s!

Village InnMint Brownie Blast pie is available for a limited time.

WawaFor a limited time, the convenience store chain has two special green doughnuts — shamrock-shaped and mint chocolate — plus “Pot of Gold” coffee drinks, which include sweet and salted caramel, plus shamrock green sprinkles on top.

Irish specials and lucky deals

It should be a given that corned beef and cabbage will be a special for many restaurants Saturday, which also is National Corned Beef and Cabbage Day.

Applebee’sSpecial items available Saturday include $5 Irish coffee, the whisky bacon burger and hand-battered fish and chips. These specials are available at participating locations in Florida and Georgia.

California TortillaThis is an early St. Patrick’s Day deal. With any purchase Friday, get a free small chips and queso when you ask for a “pot o’ gold” when placing your order.

Bokamper’s Sports Bar & Grill: The Florida-based chain is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day through March 31 with a chance to win a trip for two to Ireland. Get a contest entrywhen you purchase a Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey and a Guinness together for $9.99. Also on Saturday, locations will have a corned beef and cabbage meal for $17.99.

Bravo Cucina ItalianaThrough Sunday, get $15 off a $40 purchase at participating locations by showing a Facebook post.

Brio Tuscan Grille: Through Sunday, get $15 off a $40 purchase at participating locations by showing a Facebook post.

You won’t find a pot of gold here but your Corned Beef n’ Cabbage comes with golden biscuits or corn muffins. Available March 12-17th. 🌈💰

Champps Kitchen + Bar: The chain will have corned beef and cabbage and Reuben sandwiches Saturday. And through March 31, get $6 Irish Car Bombs and $5 Jameson shots.

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & RestaurantsTry corned beef sliders for $12.99 or a corned beef and cabbage meal for $18.99.

Cracker BarrelThrough Saturday, the chain will serve corned beef with cabbage, carrots, potatoes and buttermilk biscuits or corn muffins.

Duffy’s Sports Grill: It’s a two-day St. Patrick’s Day celebration Friday and Saturday with $4 Guinness Pints and a $12.95 corned beef and cabbage meal. Cocktails, wine and beer also are two for one.

Feeling lucky? You could win a $100 gift card! Grab your green, tag your clan, and enter our St. Pat’s Photo Contest.

☘️ Share a photo of you and your friends celebrating at your favorite Duffy’s on Instagram or Twitter, tag us, and add for a chance to win. 🌈

Fox & HoundThe chain will have corned beef and cabbage and Reuben sandwiches Saturday. Through March 31, get $6 Irish Car Bombs and $5 Jameson shots.

Great American Cookies: At participating locations throughout March, get $5 off a 16-inch or larger cookie cake with coupon code MARCH5.

HootersGet all-you-can-eat wings for $15.99 when you dine-in at participating locations Friday and Saturday.

Iron Hill Brewery & RestaurantAll locations will serve a special menu Saturday, which includes corned beef and cabbage, fried cheese curds, potato and leek soup and warm Irish bread pudding.

Maggie Moo’s: Wear green Saturday to get $1 off a regular or best value ice cream purchase.

Marble Slam Creamery: Get $1 off a regular or best value ice cream purchase when you wear green to the store Saturday.

McCormick & Schmick’sGet special Irish dishes and drinks Saturday.

Miller’s Ale House: Through Saturday, get Irish egg rolls, a corned beef Reuben and a corned beef and cabbage meal.

Mrs. Fields: Get a customized St. Patrick’s Day cookie cake at participating locations. Plus, save 17% for online orders with promo code LUCK17.

Pollo Tropical: Get three free Crispy Pollo Bites Saturday with purchase of a platter and a coupon, which you can print or show on your smartphone.

Pretzelmaker: Rewards emails and email subscribers can get a free original pretzel when they buy three original pretzels Saturday.

Quiznos: Saturday and Sunday, new and existing members of the Quiznos Toasty Points loyalty program will get double points. Plus, download the Quiznos app to get a free 4-inch sub with purchase.

Recovery Sports GrillReuben sandwiches are $5.99 Saturday.

Rubio’s Coastal Grill: Wear green Saturday and save with coupons available at

Today is your lucky day because it’s National Corn Dog Day! We’ll be doing the jig all day long with 50¢ Corn Dogs so bring your whole squad!
Tax not included. See menu for details.

Sonic Drive-InMarch 17 also is National Corn Dog Day so corn dogs are 50 cents each at participating locations Saturday.

Texas Steakhouse & Saloon: Get $4 Texas Teas Saturday.

TooJay’sThrough Sunday, get three Irish dishes including a traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner, Famous Murphy’s Seafood Chowder and chocolate-covered Irish cream cheesecake.

Green beer and Jameson are St. Paddy’s must-haves, but are you ready to and tip back a rainbow? 🌈🍀

Uno’s Pizzeria and Grill: Participating locations will have $9.99 Guinness Steak Tips Saturday.

Velvet TacoThrough Saturday, the week’s featured taco is a special Reuben taco.

WienerschnitzelThe chain is celebrating National Corn Dog Day a day late this year on Sunday. Get five corn dogs for $5 at participating locations. Must buy in multiples of five for the sale price.

Sunday March 18th is National Corn Dog Day! Enjoy 5 Corn Dogs for $5 all day long 🎉

World of Beer: Irish dishes will be available at participating locations Saturday. Also, WOB Rewards members who try four featured Irish draft beers through March 31 in the “Irish Brewery Challenge” get a free select shareable menu item and the chance to win a trip to Ireland for two. Learn more at

Yard HouseThrough Sunday, try Irish-inspired menu items including shepherd’s pie and corned beef brisket and drinks like the Dublin Mule and Celtic Mojito.

More deals: Check your favorite locally owned restaurant’s Facebook page for additional St. Patrick’s Day specials and green food items.

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Kelly Tyko is a columnist for Treasure Coast Newspapers and, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK. This column reflects her opinion. Read her Bargainista tips at and follow her on Twitter @KellyTyko. Sign up for her weekly newsletter at

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