National Coffee Day: Where To Get Free Coffee

Ben Popken

Fire up the beans and get the water hot, it's National Coffee Day. To celebrate, chains across the country are offering free or steeply discounted java to customers. Here's a roundup of some of the more popular stores offering special deals:

A Dunkin' Donuts employee pours coffee in Cambridge, Mass.
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Dunkin' Donuts: Free medium cup of hot or iced Dark Roast coffee. While the chain is also offering its rewards club members a free coupon through the Dunkin' mobile app, a spokesperson confirmed the coupon is not required to get the free coffee.

Krispy Kreme: Free 12 oz cup of joe and a free glazed doughnut.

Panera Bread: For the entire month of September, rewards members have been able to get a free hot or ice coffee.

Starbucks: Whomp whomp. The chain is not playing along and offering any free coffee. Sorry.

Wawa: The Northeast regional convenience store with a cult following is offering free self-serve hot coffee up to 24 oz.

Whole Foods: Through Wednesday, the grocery chain is selling 12-oz cups for just $.25.

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