Milwaukee Area Election Day Freebies

November 6, 2012 by · 10 Comments
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In case you haven’t heard, it’s Election Day! Even if your candidate doesn’t win, everyone can take advantage of freebies being given away by local businesses.

Several Milwaukee area businesses are offering freebies to customers that show up wearing their “I Voted” sticker.

7-ElevenFree cup of election day coffee.  Pick either a Obama or Romney cup and cast your vote.

Boston Market Free Market Bowl with purchase of a bowl and drink.

Buca di Beppo – Buy one lunch, get one free of equal or lesser value. Or $5 off Famiglia Meal or $10 off Famiglia Deluxe Meal. Details on the Buca website.

Buddy SquirrelFree chocolate dipped cookie at any of the three area Buddy Squirrel stores.

Cafe Benelux in the Third Ward is offering customers a free pint of Lowlands Brewing Company Bier.

Cafe Centraal in Bay View is offering customers a free pint of Lowlands Brewing Company Bier.

Cafe Hollander in Wauwatosa and downtown is offering customers a free pint of Lowlands Brewing Company Bier.

Culver’s in Oak Creek is offering a free scoop of custard. (Please note that the Oak Creek location is the only Culver’s offering this special)

Einstein Bros Bagels – Free bagel and cream cheese.  Brookfield location is participating, however other locations may not be.

Olive GardenFree Dolicini ($3.95 maximum value) with the purchase of one adult entrée.

Papa John’s – Buy any Large or Extra Large pizza at regular menu price and get a second pizza of equal of lesser value for free.  Use promo code FREEDAY.

Pizza Shuttle is offering Buy One Get One Free slices of pizza for voters today.

Quaker Steak & Lube in New Berlin is offering customers a free pint of Capital Beer.

Robert’s Frozen Custard in Germantown is offering all customers a free cone!

StarbucksFree Indivisible wristband, no purchase is necessary.

Stone Creek CoffeeFree extra shot of espresso.

Toppers PizzaLarge One-Topping Pizzas and triple order of Original Topperstix for $5.  (not a freebie, but still worth mentioning.)

Trocadero is offering customers a free pint of Lowlands Brewing Company Bier.

Vino 100 in Wauwatosa is offering Buy One Get One Free glasses of wine or beer.

If you are aware of any other Milwaukee businesses offering freebies today, please leave a comment and let us know!

Thanks to Rose Knows Coupons, Twitter users @SchmattAttack and @JonKurozawa, and Milwaukee Consumer readers Kendra, Jennifer, Lori, Gwynne, and Christian for contributing to this list!

Free Election Day Cocktails

November 2, 2010 by · 1 Comment
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Today is Election Day, and whether you want to go out and celebrate or drown your sorrows, several local bars and restaurants are offering free drinks.  In order to get these deals, just show up wearing your “I Voted” sticker. 

  • Cafe Centraal in Bay View and Cafe Hollander in Wauwatosa are giving customers a free pint of Lakefront Brewery beer. 
  • Cafe LuLu in Bay View is offering a free beer, rail drink, or glass of their house wine.
  • Nomad Pub on Brady Street will be giving a free beer.
  • Stack’d Bar in the 5th Ward will give you a free tap beer or soda. 
  • And not a drink, but Thirst and Vine in Shorewood is offering free dessert with the purchase of any meal.

Did we miss any?  If you know of other area establishments offering Election Day promotions, leave a comment and let us know. 

Thanks to Milwaukee Consumer readers Lauren and Adam for contributing to this list!

Free Lakefront Beer on Election Day

November 2, 2008 by · Leave a Comment
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Another Election Day deal!  If you wear your “I Voted” sticker on November 4th at Grand Cafe Centraal Bay View, Cafe Hollander, Fat Abbey, or Trocadero, you’ll receive a free pint of Lakefront Beer!  The restaurants are part of the Diablos Rojos Restaurant Group


If you aren’t able to enjoy a free pint of Lakefront beer at one of these establishments, we highly recommend you take the time to tour the Lakefront brewery.  The tour is a fantastic deal, and the beer is great!  For just $6, in addition to the tour, you receive a souvenir pint glass, four pours of beer, and a coupon for one free beer before 6pm at any of these locations: Wolskis, BBC, Bar Louis, Vitucci’s, Fat Abbey, Dino’s, Wicked Hop, Meglio Pizzeria, The Garage, Palomino, The Tracks, and Transfer.