Rewarding your hard work - Food and Drink

We wanted to take a moment to say thank you to the exceptional staff and volunteer heroes who are going the extra mile looking after the country during the coronavirus outbreak.

The following organisations are offering rewards to those exceptional people who are working tirelessly to keep us safe at this difficult time.

Update 23 March 2020 - Some of the organisations listed have announced that they have made the difficult decision to close their stores.  Please check their websites for the latest information before attempting to make use of the offers below.

If you know of any other organisations who are supporting NHS personnel please email us at charity@swast.nhs.uk so we can add them to this page.

Hotel Chocolat

Hotel Chocolat are offering 50% off to all NHS and emergency workers.

What you need to know:

  • To redeem, please enter your details into this form.

  • If you have an NHS email address please use that but we appreciate that may not always be possible.

  • You will shortly receive an email with more information on how to claim your discount.

  • Terms and Conditions

Shell Stations

Shell are offering a free Jamie Oliver deli by Shell sandwich to key service workers every day in store until the 30th April.

What you need to know:

Parsons Bakery

Starbucks

Starbucks is offering free filter coffee to NHS, council, and emergency services workers when you show ID.

What you need to know:

  • Stores are now takeaway only (there's no eat/drink-in option).

  • Seating areas are closed.

  • Branches within larger indoor areas may be closed (eg, cinemas).

  • Cash no longer accepted, so if you're buying something you must pay by card. 

  • No longer accepting reusable cups, but you can still get a 25p discount if you have one (doesn't apply with the free hot drink). 

  • Drive-through and app ordering still be available as normal in some locations.

Just Eat

25% off for NHS staff every day until 13 April 2020.

What you need to know:

  • Visit: https://www.just-eat.co.uk/nhs

  • Step 1 - Enter your NHS email address

  • Step 2 - We’ll send a verification code to your inbox

  • Step 3 - Copy and paste the code to verify your email and generate your voucher code

  • Step 4 - Your voucher code is ready to use on any Just Eat account

  • Each voucher code will expire at midnight. To generate a new code, simply revisit the discount page. A new voucher code will be made available every day up until 13 April.

Pret

Pret are inviting all NHS workers to enjoy their hot drinks on the house and 50% off everything else.

 

What you need to know:

Burger King

Burger King have announced that NHS, emergency, and social workers can show ID to get free drinks in every UK restaurant.

 

What you need to know:

  • Burger King hasn't yet released a specific statement about closing stores or seating areas - but be aware that it could happen, and restaurants may be takeaway-only.

Nandos

Nando's have announced that they are offering 50% off food to NHS staff when you show work ID.

What you need to know:

  • Restaurants are still open, but you'll be seated at a distance from other diners.

  • Takeaway is still available to order and pick up at restaurants.

  • You can't normally use an NHS discount if you order food online for collection, or for delivery.

  • See the Nando's website for more information on how it's dealing with Coronavirus-related issues.

YO! Sushi

 

YO! Sushi are increasing their Blue Light Card discount to 50% on all food including takeaway orders.

What you need to know:

  • Get a code from the Blue Light Card website or app. Then eat at one of our restaurants, show us the code and your card when you pay your bill and get your discount.

  • You can only use one code per transaction.

  • If your bill is more than £100, then you won't be able to use the discount.

  • You can't give your offer code to anyone else. There isn't a cash alternative, and you can't use it with any other offer or promotion.

  • https://yosushi.com/offers/blue-light-card-discount

Carluccio's

 

Carluccio's have announced they are offering free drinks to NHS workers when you show your work ID. If you're a Blue Light card holder, you'll also be able to get 50% off food.

What you need to know:

  • Some changes to opening hours, check website.

  • Restaurants could close soon.

TGI Friday

TGI Friday are offering 25% off your entire bill at all restaurants for NHS staff.

What you need to know:

Greggs

Greggs are offering all emergency service personnel and health and social care workers free hot drinks on presentation of their work pass.

What you need to know:

  • https://www.greggs.co.uk/faq

  • Stores now takeaway only (there's no eat/drink-in option). 

  • Seating areas are closed

  • Toilets are closed.

  • If buying something, contactless payment is encouraged. 

  • No longer accepting reusable cups, but you should still get a 20p discount if you bring one (doesn't apply to the free hot drink). 

  • Click & collect and Greggs Delivery are still available as normal in some locations.

Caffe Nero

Caffe Nero are offering free coffee, tea or hot chocolate.

What you need to know:

  • Bring in your medical ID to receive your free drink.

  • For clarity, this offer extends to: anyone with a medical ID, so that includes the NHS, GP surgeries, ambulance etc.

  • https://caffenero.com/uk/coronavirus/

Costa Coffee

All coffee, tea and hot chocolate will be free of charge to NHS workers for two weeks from 21 March 2020.

What you need to know:

  • Supporting our NHS workers. One free drink (coffee, tea or hot chocolate) to be provided free of charge on seeing an NHS badge. Only one per day. Offer runs from 21 March 2020 to 4 April 2020.

  • https://www.costa.co.uk/withyou

 

Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut have announced they are offering 50% off food to NHS staff when you show work ID.

 

What you need to know:

  • Restaurants are still open, but you'll be seated at a distance from other diners.

  • Takeaway is still available to order and pick up at restaurants.

  • You can't use an NHS discount if you order food online for collection, or for delivery.

  • See the Pizza Hut website for more information on how it's dealing with Coronavirus-related issues. 

Whitstones Fish and Chips

(Shepton & Radstock)

Whitstones Fish and Chips are offering a free meal for NHS staff.

What you need to know:

  • Show your NHS ID to claim your free meal.

  • Meal choices are:

    • Fishcake & chips

    • Sausage & chips

    • Chicken nuggets & chips

    • Cheese & onion fry it & chips

    • Vegan sausage (Shepton only)

Mindful Chef

 

Mindful Chef are offering 30% off to NHS staff. Email hello@mindfulchef.com from your NHS email account to be sent a code.

What you need to know:

  • Mindful Chef deliveries don't need a signature, and can be left on your doorstep or designated safe place.

  • Gluten-free and vegan options are available.

  • You can order for 1 or 2 people, or for families.

McDonalds

 

In all UK restaurants McDonalds are offering all emergency services personnel, health and social care workers free drinks, on sight of their work pass.

What you need to know:

  • https://www.mcdonalds.com/gws-newsroom/gb/en-gb/2020/3/covid_19_updates.html

  • Stores are now takeaway only (there's no eat-in option).

  • Seating areas are closed.

  • Children's play areas are closed.

  • Toilets and hand-washing facilities should still be open.

  • Drive-through and app ordering and payments should still be available in some locations as normal, but will now be contact-free.

  • McDonald's Monopoly has been postponed, so you'll not be able to collect tokens yet.

Brewdog

Brewdog has announced it's offering 50% off food to emergency services staff when you use the code DRIVETHRUNHS or COLLECTNHS and show work ID on collection.

What you need to know:

  • For more information, plus how to order via an app visit: https://www.brewdog.com/uk/drivethru

  • Restaurants and bars are now takeaway only (there's no eat/drink-in option).

  • Seating areas are closed.

  • Make sure you use the correct NHS discount codes, not the generic codes, or you'll only get 30% off.

 

Bird’s Nest Chinese Eaterie

(Honiton)

Bird's Nest are offering box set meals free for medical workers who are assisting people in the ongoing wake of the Covid-19, pandemic.

What you need to know:

More offers...

Details coming soon!

What you need to know:

  • The Lebanese Bakery - 50% off, 25% off UberEats delivery until 22 March, 10% off deliveroo orders.

  • byChloe - 50% off, 25% off UberEats delivery until 22 March, 10% off deliveroo orders.

  • Grind - Free take-away coffees.

  • The Athenian - 50% off.

  • LEON - 50% off food.

  • Gourmet Burger Kitchen - 15% off (delivery only).

  • Café Rouge - 5% cashback.

  • Café Nero - 5% cashback.

  • TGI Fridays - 5% cashback.

  • Ask Italian - 5% cashback.

  • Pizza Express - 5% cashback.

  • YO! Sushi - 5% cashback.

  • Zizzi - 5% cashback.

More offers...

Details coming soon!

What you need to know:

  • Subway - 10% off selected franchises.

  • Thorntons - 8% NHS discount.

  • Neapolitan Pizzeria Restaurants - 10% with valid ID.

  • Fellinis Restaurants - 10% off on Thursdays for NHS staff with ID.

  • Wildwood - 30% off food for NHS staff Sunday-Friday.

  • Las Iguanas - 50% off takeaway food plus a free can of coke.

  • Dominos - Free medium pizza (delivery only)

More offers...

Details coming soon!

What you need to know:

  • Hotel Chocolat - 0% discount in store only when showing your NHS card.

  • El Taquero Restaurants - 20% discount to all emergency services and NHS staff.  Show your ID card to your server before you get your bill.
  • La Mela Restaurants - 10% discount for NHS staff.

  • Harvester Restaurant - £5 off orders over £20 with App Sign-ups.

  • Vittoria Italian Restaurant - 10% discount.

  • Walkabout Bars - All NHS staff are offered a 20% discount off all food, as well as selected £2 drinks on production of an ID card. (selected branches).

More offers...

Details coming soon!

What you need to know:

  • Cafe Rouge - 25% discount (delivery and collection).

  • Feng Sushi Restaurants - 10% discount with NHS ID card.

  • Busaba Thai Restaurants - 25% off food.

  • Gino D’Campo Restaurant bar & Grills - £20 Free Gift.

  • Gusto Restaurants - 50% off your food bill Sunday-Thursday.

  • Slug and Lettuce - 25% discount on food, 10% on drinks.

More offers...

Details coming soon!

What you need to know:

  • La Choza Mexican Restaurants - 20% discount with valid ID.

  • Al Casbah African Restaurants - 20% staff discount.

  • Aagrah Restaurants - 10% discount to all emergency service staff.

  • Cosmos Restaurants - 10% discount is valid anytime on the cardholder’s meal.

  • Dar Marrakech Restaurants - 15% off food bill.

  • Graze Snack Boxes - 1st and 5th boxes free for NHS staff.

More offers...

Details coming soon!

What you need to know:

  • Yard Sale Pizza - 50% off for collection, 25% for delivery.

  • 1947 London - 50% off.

  • Firezza - 50% off.

  • Kanada-ya - 50% off.

  • Coco di mama - 50% off.

  • The Jones Family Kitchen - 10% of all gift voucher purchases being donated to local hospital staff.

  • Busaba Eathai - 50% off.

  • Itsu - Free hot drink and miso soup all day, and 50% off everything for NHS workers.

  • PAUL - Free takeaway coffee and tea from 20 March.

  • Las Iguanas - 40% off takeway food and a free can of coke.

  • Polo Bar - 50% off all food and drink.

  • Suum Kitchen - 20% off all takeaways which are collected.

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