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Get a deal on National Cheeseburger Day

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Local restaurants are offering special deals Tuesday in honor of National Cheeseburger Day.

Of course it’s a made-up holiday, but restaurants are offering real deals with cheesy discounts and freebies.

Here are some deals at local and national restaurants where you can enjoy beefy goodness. 

Be sure to check with your local restaurant to see if they’re honoring the deal: 

Bub’s Burgers & Ice Cream: The restaurant’s Bloomington, Carmel, Westfield and Zionsville locations are offering double loyalty points on all cheeseburgers purchased. Just mention its Facebook post about National Cheeseburger Day. 

Burger KingFind ongoing specials at and coupons in the chain’s app.

Drake’s: Get a cheddar burger for $5, dine-in only, served a la carte. 

Flamme Burger: Mention National Cheeseburger Day at this restaurant’s Indianapolis or Whitestown location and enjoy a cheeseburger for $5.

GrubhubNow through Sept. 24, the food delivery service and Venmo are offering $10 off any order $15 or more. Place the order in the Grubhub app, pay with Venmo and enter promo code VENMOTREAT. Sister program, Seamless, is offering the same deal with the same code.

IHOP: From 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., IHOP will offer two free regular or pumpkin pancakes when you order any Steakburger.

Max & Erma’s: Earn double Good Neighbor Rewards points with the purchase of any cheeseburger.

McDonald’s: The McDouble will be just $1. You will need to grab the coupon from the McDonald’s app for this one. It’s valid through December 30, 2018 and can be used once per day.

Primanti Bros.: Get double points on any burger purchase in the Primanti Bros. app. 

The RAM: All burgers are $9.99, dine-in only. 

Red Robin: In honor of the unofficial holiday, this chain will offer its Red Robin Gourmet Cheeseburger and Bottomless Steak Fries for $5, for each adult-sized beverage purchase. It is valid at participating locations, and is only a dine-in option.

Ruby Tuesday: Purchase an entrée between Sept. 18 and 19, and receive a free Ruby Tuesday Cheeseburger. In order to qualify, you will need to sign up for their So Connected rewards program, which is free. You will also receive a free Garden Bar entrée or burger on your birthday, and a free appetizer when you sign up. This is valid only as a dine-in option.

Sonic: This restaurant chain is offering cheeseburgers at half the price from 5 p.m. to close. They are also offering their Carhop Classic Quarter Pound Double Cheeseburger and Medium Tots, or their Classic Sonic Signature Slider and Medium Tots for $2.99 for a limited time. Not all locations are participating, so call ahead.

Ted’s Montana Grill: Get a cheeseburger and fries for $6. Dine-in only.

Wendy’s: Through the fast-food chains’ app, customers can get a free Dave’s Single with a purchase, every day. They say they are offering the deal in honor of National Cheeseburger Day, but decided to extend the celebratory offer for the entire month.