Happy Birthday To You!
Victoria is full of amazing birthday freebies to enjoy on your special day! Thanks to tips I receive from readers like you and by visiting local businesses, I keep a current list with the last “verified” date. With your help I’ll be adding new ones as often as possible.
All the places on this freebie birthday list were last verified January 9, 2020. Please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org if you find a new one, or notice that an existing one needs to be updated or removed.
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Virtually all of these great places require you to show ID so don’t forget to bring it with you!
Free dessert on your birthday, free appetizer for signing up and a free individual two-topping pizza for your first anniversary.
Join the DQ Blizzard Fan Club and receive an email coupon on your Birthday and a special surprise every year you are in the Club.
Free tea on signup and on your birthday.
Visit any participating Denny’s restaurant on your birthday and receive a free original Grand Slam breakfast.
Don’s Experience: I have visited Denny’s many times on my birthday and enjoyed the free breakfast with family. Last time we had great service, thanks to Matt and the Denny’s team!
Glo Restaurant & Lounge
Simply mention to the server that it is your birthday in order to receive a free dessert with the order of an entrée. Free dessert – YAY!!
Sign up for the Marble Slab mailing list and you will be sent a coupon for free Birthday Surprise offers.
Milestones Grill & Bar
The lucky birthday person will only need to tell their server that it is their birthday in order to receive a free dessert with the order of an entrée. Who doesn’t love FREE dessert?!
Join the Grill Lover’s Club and you’ll get a free starter coupon just for signing up, and a free dessert on your birthday.
And for the kids – join the Montana Cookhouse Kids’ Birthday Club and receive a free kids meal on your birthday! Your child must be 12 years of age or younger. Maximum value of meal is $6.99. No cash value. Dine-in only.
New York Fries
Become a Fry Society Aficionado, by preloading money on your card, and you will receive FREE regular fries on your birthday, among other freebies!
Join the Julius League and they’ll send you a BOGO (buy one get one) coupon on your birthday.
Sign up today for the Q-Club and receive a FREE Combo Upgrade just for joining. You’ll receive a coupon for a FREE cookie on your birthday, and you have up to four weeks to claim it.
Join the Red Robin eClub email list and receive a FREE burger on your birthday, and rewards throughout the year. Kids and Teens can also get a free burger, just sign up online.
Don’s Experience: I’ve been to Red Robin for my birthday several times and I love it! Can’t wait to go back again (but I can wait to get older!)!
Smitty’s (CURRENTLY NOT WORKING, WAITING FOR UPDATE FROM SMITTY’S)
Sign your child up for the Smitty’s Kid’s Club and they will receive a coupon in the mail for a free meal from the Children’s Menu on their birthday. The Senior’s Club (age 60+) isn’t free ($2 annual fee!, why not free Smitty’s?!) but you receive a free entree card in the mail for your birthday.
To earn your free rewards, just register a Starbucks, Teavana or La Boulange Card, and a birthday drink or treat is free, as well as a birthday coupon for 15% off a purchase at Starbucks Store online.
Don’s Experience: Who doesn't love a free Starbucks drink on their birthday?!
If you’re celebrating a child’s birthday up to the age of 10, come to your local Swiss Chalet and enjoy a FREE Kids’ Meal.
The Lakes Grillhouse ‘n Bar
This great little pub on the lower level of the Howard Johnson in Royal Oak offers great food and drinks! Pay them a visit on your birthday and enjoy a free drink or piece of cake!
Don’s Experience: I often drop in at The Lakes on Fridays for their great deal on wings! Ask for Heather, she’s awesome!
This one’s not entirely free, but it’s great for sushi lovers! 30 % Off for your birthday Parties!! Let us join the CELEBRATION for your memorial day and let us take care of part of your Bill! Excluding Special Promotion Items plus Alcoholic Beverage. Reservations required. Reservation online invite as many guests as you like! Please show your ID to your server. sorry no separate bill please, has to be all one bill.
Don’s Experience: I went here with family a few years ago for my birthday, and they provided us with our own area in the back, we had a great time!
Join the American Apparel mailing list and receive a coupon code for 25% off your purchase on your birthday.
Sign up for a Rewards Card and get 15% off the month of your birthday at AE or Aerie.
This one’s not free, but worth mentioning – become a La Senza Prestige Club member for an annual fee of $10 and receive a Sexy birthday gift on your birthday.
Sign up online for LDExtras and receive a $5 birthday gift voucher – A gift you’re sure to love.
Sign up for the Old Navy Mailing List and receive a gift on your birthday. You can also sign your children to the Kids Birthday Club and they will receive a cool birthday surprise of their own (valid for children 10 years or younger).
Sara from customer service says Reitmans offers a birthday coupon worth 25% off the entire purchase valid for two weeks, which can be used in store upon presentation of coupon or online with a special coupon code. She also said that please note that our e-mails are sent out the Thursday before the registered birthday.
Sarah from the Mayfair location mentioned that when you sign up for their Beauty Insider program, you’ll receive a free birthday gift on your birthday month. Good for men and women!
Shopper’s Drug Mart
Receive a coupon for a bonus 8,000 Optimum Points when you spend $50.00. Plus you can also receive a free makeover / beauty consultation. Make sure your Optimum Account is updated with your birthday.
The Body Shop
Join the Love Your Body Club for a yearly membership of $10.00. Visit a Body Shop location to receive a special gift on your birthday or visit www.thebodyshop.ca during your birthday month and receive a discount of up to $10 towards your next purchase. At time of redemption, contents of cart must exceed $10 before your discount is automatically applied.
Don’s Experience: My wife and daughter both have the yearly memberships and it's worked out great for us. You receive a discount of $10 of products so the membership is free plus there are other freebies with the card.
Your child’s first birthday cake is free. To order for your little one, stop by any one of their in-store bakeries to order your free 8″ x 12″ first birthday cake, one cake per child (and, no, your 30th birthday doesn’t qualify!). Available in pink or blue. Please give 24 hours notice.
Governor General of Canada & The Queen
Receive a congratulatory birthday greeting from the Governor General of Canada and the Queen by filling out a form.