From food to apparel, beauty, electronics, and more, here are some of the discounts and freebies you can get when you’re vaccinated.
As more and more people get vaccinated every day, the country is slowly inching its way towards herd immunity. For their part, local businesses are doing what they can to entice, encourage, and for some, even educate more people to get vaccinated. A big way they are doing this is to offer discounts and promos for those who already got vaccinated. These discounts function both as a reward of sorts and as a way to help an ailing economy. There are hundreds, and we mean hundreds, of discounts and benefits available for those who have been vaccinated so this list is a diverse selection of what’s on offer.
THE MOMENT GROUP
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The Moment Group is home to fan favorites like 8 Cuts, Ooma, Manam, and Din Tai Fung. All their stores and branches are offering a free Moment Card valued at 500 pesos when you dine-in at one of their restaurants and present your vaccination card and a valid ID. The Moment Card entitles you to 10% for a minimum receipt of P1000 in all their restaurants. The promo is valid until August 31, 2021.
Vaccinated drivers are eligible to receive a 3 peso discount per liter for Platinum and Silver, and 2 pesos per liter for diesel discount. The maximum is 60 liters per transaction and only two transactions per day are allowed. To avail of the discount, you will need to show your vaccination card and a valid ID. You will also be asked to fill out a discount record sheet at the participating Caltex station. The promo lasts until July 18, so act fast before it’s gone.
FOODE GLOBAL CONCEPTS
Some of the brands under Foode Global Concepts are Hawker Chan, Tim Ho Wan, and POUND. Dine-in at any of their restaurants and you get a free iced tea for any meal purchase. All you have to do is present your COVID-19 vaccination card and valid ID to claim. Promo runs until November 30, 2021.
THE COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF
If you got your vaccine and are in the mood to quench your thirst when you waited in line, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is offering a promo. You can avail of a free upsize on any drink when you order in-store. It works both for the first or second dose, all you have to do is show them your vaccination card. This promo runs until December 31, 2021, and is available at all their operational stores except the 26th St. Bistro stores and Kitchen at High Street South branches.
If you’re looking to buy some electronics, Digital Walker has got you covered. As a thank you for getting vaccinated, they are giving you a 5% discount on units (except iPad Pro and iMac) and a 10% discount on accessories when you shop at their store and present a completed vaccination card.
If you’re craving some Korean barbeque with your vaccinated friends or family, Samgyupsalamat is offering a 5% discount if you have your first dose and a 10% discount on your second dose. The offer is only available when you spend a minimum of 1,500 pesos in dine-in. You can avail of the discount every Monday-Thursday, except on holidays.
BURGER KING, CHOWKING, JOLLIBEE, MCDONALDS, PANDA EXPRESS, and MANG INASAL
Most of the big fast-food chains are coming together to help encourage more people to get vaccinated. Big chains like Jollibee, McDonald’s, and Burger King are offering 10% off your order whenever you dine-in at any of their branches.
Petron is another gas company that is offering promos to vaccinated customers, this time through raffle prizes. You’re eligible to join the raffle as long as you’re vaccinated and a holder of the Petron Loyalty Card. All you have to do is upload a photo of yourself holding your vaccination card here. The raffle lasts until August 31 and the prizes are motorcycle (5 winners), fuel for a year, max. P60,000 (5 winners), Samsung S21 (5 winners), gasul for a year, max 12 gasul refills (10 winners), lubes for a year, max. P5000 (10 winners), and e-fuel worth P1000 (100 winners).
Koomi is giving a 20% discount on their featured drinks when you present your vaccination card. The best part is that you can get the discount whether you’re going to dine-in or take-out.
Popular chicken wings store Frankie’s is offering a discount for vaccinated patrons. You can avail of a 10% discount on the following items: boneless with rice, boneless solo, boneless medium, and boneless large. The flavors you can choose from are Caribbean Jerk, Wicked Wasabi, Honey Mustard, Salt & Pepper. The discount is available for both dine-in and take-out orders.
If dessert is your thing, Pablo has a promo where if you buy one box of Pablo mini cheese tarts (6 pieces) you can buy a second box at half the price. You can redeem this once a day and only works for dine-in transactions.
If you’re looking to get your fitness back in shape after spending more than a year at home, Anytime Fitness is offering a promo. If you have at least one dose, when you sign up for a 12-month membership at any Anytime Fitness branch and present your vaccination card, Anytime Fitness will waive their joining fee. Plus, you also get a free Health Optimization Program (HOP) assessment and one complimentary personal training session. The promo lasts until September 2021.
MACAO IMPERIAL TEA
Macao Imperial Tea has a promo that is sure to delight milk tea fans. If you present a vaccination card at any of their branches, you get a buy one take one of their Black Pearl Milk Tea. The promo is valid for both dine-in and take-out and lasts until December 31, 2021.
If you want to treat yourself to a nice lunch or dinner after getting the jab, try eating at Mamou. If you spend at least P1500 on a single receipt and present your vaccination card, you get a free slice of Key Lime Pie. The promo is only valid for dine-in only.
SM malls throughout the country are offering a bonanza of discounts and deals for vaccinated shoppers. Certain stores in certain malls are offering their own discounts. For example, the Urban Athletics branch in SM Megamall is offering a 40% discount on Adidas and Nike and a 30% discount on New Balance. The Power Mac Center branches in some malls are offering 10% off on select accessories and every Beats by Dr. Dre item while others are offering a 5% discount on select Apple devices. The Happy Skin branch in SM Aura is giving you a free lippie whenever you spend at least 999 pesos. For a more comprehensive list of the discounts, check here.
If you present your vaccination card at any Tiger Sugar branch, you get a 10% discount on your order as long as it’s takeout. Even if you just have one dose, you still get the discount.
Celebrate your vaccination with some pizza. Yellow Cab is giving a free 9″ Classic NY-Style Thin Crust Pizza when you present your vaccination card (1st dose or 2nd dose) with at least a 750 peso receipt of ala carte products. This promo is available in selected branches for dine-in transactions until November 30, 2021.
If the mood for a burger? Sweet Ecstasy is giving vaccinated customers a free cheeseburger as long as you spend at least P1500 pesos on a single receipt and present your vaccination card.
It should be noted though that the main reason why you should get vaccinated is that you want to protect yourself and others. These discounts are nice, but they’re more just icing on the top. Also, just because you’re vaccinated does not mean you can disregard safety protocols. Wear your mask, observe social distancing, and practice proper hygiene. If you do avail of any of these promos, do so in a safe, responsible, and proper way.