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Everywhere You Can Get Cheap Pizza for National Pizza Month

National Pizza Month
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The best food holidays are probably the ones we need the least. Cheesecake Day? Well, that's a nice reminder that something tasty exists and that you probably haven't had it in a while. However, the best ones are the foods you have all the time anyway. You don't need to be reminded to have a cup of coffee or that you enjoy a well-cooked cheeseburger, but it's nice to get a discount on something you're going to eat anyway. That sentiment reaches its apex in October with National Pizza Month. 

How many people must celebrate the occasion without having any idea it exists? Millions would probably be a safe bet. That's their loss. Local pizzerias and national chains are slinging pizza discounts that will tickle your taste buds and your bank account. You'll find deals from Pizza Hut, California Pizza Kitchen, Mountain Mike's, and tons of other places where you can celebrate the month-long holiday. Here are the best National Pizza Month deals available in the US. We'll be updating the list throughout the month as more offers pop up.

Free Pizza for National Pizza Month

Pizza Hut
The deal: Every day in October, Pizza Hut will be dishing up a free $20 gift card on Reddit
When: October 1-31

California Pizza Kitchen
The deal:
CPK is giving away 10,000 free take-and-bake pizzas through GrubHub. No minimum purchase is required and they'll deliver your pizza for free.
When: October 1, starting at 11am

California Pizza Kitchen
The deal:
After the chain has given out its 10,000 free pizzas, you can still land a free take-and-bake pizza. Just place an order through GrubHub for at least $15, and you'll get free delivery and a free take-and-bake pizza tacked onto your order. You can only get one freebie over the course of the month, though. 
When: October 2-31

Villa Italian Kitchen
The deal:
 Free Slice Day is coming to Villa Italian Kitchen. Sign up at FreeSliceDay.com and on October 15, you can get a free slice of cheese pizza at locations across the country. 
When: October 15

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Pizza Deals for National Pizza Month

Pizza Hut
The deal: The pizza chain that reminds you most of a Star Wars character will also be running its $5N Up Lineup deal all month. Order at least two items from the menu and you'll get each of them for five bucks. That menu includes a medium one-topping pizza, eight boneless wings, stuffed garlic knots, pasta, a double order of breadsticks, or that Cheez-It pizza thing.
When: Ongoing

Hungry Howie's
The deal:
 Take home a $1 medium one-topping pizza with the purchase of a large one-topping pizza at regular price. Get it with the code "LHP10." 
When: Ongoing

Grimaldi's
The deal: In honor of National Pizza Month, Grimaldi's is hosting Mangia Mondays every Monday this month. Stop in to land a 16-inch cheese pizza for $10. 
When: Mondays in October

Mountain Mike's Pizza
The deal:
For Pepperoni Pizza Day, get $5 off a Mountain with the code "6242368" or you can get $3 off a large pizza with the code "889573."
When: Through October 4

Pizza Hut
The deal:
 You're getting a large three-topping pizza for $7.99. 
When: Ongoing

Whole Foods
The deal:
 Prime members can get any frozen pizza for half-price at Whole Foods. 
When: October 23 - November 5

Slice
The deal:
The pizza delivery app that encourages you to shop locally is offering $5 off your first order through the app with a minimum order of at least $5.50. Use the code "PARTYPIZZA."
When: Through December 1, 2019

Little Caesars
The deal: 
The Quattro -- a new pizza with quadrants of different toppings -- is available for $7.99. The quadrants are Pepperoni, Italian Sausage & Bruschetta, Italian Sausage & Pepperoni, and Cheese.
When: Ongoing

Giordano's
The deal:
Take five bucks off your order with the code "DEEPDISH."
When: Monday through Thursday, October 1-24

Table 87
The deal: Order a frozen pizza on the Table 87 site and get 15% off with the code "pizzamonth19."
When: October 1-31

Jet's Pizza
The deal:
 This month only, you can get the Perfectly Paired Pepperoni Pizza. That's a pizza with its regular pepperoni and its bold pepperoni (you know, the tiny ones that curl up at the sides). Order online with the code "PAIR" and the quadruple P will start at just $12.99. 
When: October 1-31

Cici's
The deal:
 Snag two large one-topping pizzas for just $10 when you flash this coupon
When: October 7-27

Chuck E. Cheese
The deal:
 Grab an order of Unicorn Churros for just a buck when you order any large pizza through Grubhub or Doordash. The pizza will be delivered in a box that converts into a home version of the restaurant's Alley Roller game.
When: October 15-31

Blaze Pizza
The deal:
 Blaze is working with Postmates now, so you're getting $10 off a $20 order through Postmates with the code "blazebigger."
When: October 14-20

Marco's Pizza
The deal:
Take 50% off any menu-price pizza at participating locations with the code "OCTOBER50." 
When: October 14, 21, and 28

Giordano's
The deal:
Get a free dessert with any pizza purchase when you drop in the code "569-056-756."
When: October 14

Giordano's
The deal:
Get a BOGO offer on any lunch combo with the code "459-291-535."
When: October 16

Giordano's
The deal:
Take half-off any classic Italian dish with the code "400-670-664."
When: October 17

Instacart
The deal: Order qualifying DiGiorno pizzas to get up to $1.50 off your dinner. Or you could do the same for select California Pizza Kitchen products and get up to $1.25 off. 
When: Through December 29

Sargento's
The deal:
The cheese company is offering its wares for a buck off with this coupon. You'll need cheese to make a pizza at home, after all. 
When: For a limited time

Davanni's
The deal: They've got a few deals going, including a large one-topping pizza, four-piece garlic bread, and four cans of soda for $25.50. The offers are only available when you order online. 
When: October 1-31

Local Deals for National Pizza Month

Fringe Pizza - Gunbarrel & Golden, Colorado
The deal: The new Sweet Heat Pizza will only be available during National Pizza Month. It features garlic oil, mozzarella, goat cheese, pickled red onion, soppressata, and Calabrian honey. Two dollars from each Sweet Heat will be donated to Community Food Share. Plus, if you post a photo of yourself eating Fringe Pizza with the hashtag #pizzawithstreetcred, you get entered to win one free pizza every month for a year. 
When: Throughout October

Table 87 - Brooklyn, New York
The deal: All three Brooklyn locations are offering BOGO Margherita slices from 2-4pm on Tuesdays. 
When: Every Tuesday in October, 2-4pm

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Dustin Nelson is a Senior Staff Writer at Thrillist. Follow him @dlukenelson.