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Meerkat Meals

How to get 2 for 1 Meals and Cinema for a Year

Want to learn more about Meerkat Meals and how to get 2 for 1 meals and cinema for a year? Keep Reading!

What is Meerkat Meals?

Meerkat Meals is an offer running on selected branches of Prezzo, Pizza Hut, Strada and more than 1,000 independent restaurants. You can enjoy 2 for 1 on selected food – starters, desserts, mains, Sunday to Thursday plus 25% off your whole bill at selected restaurants.

The offer launched three years ago and already benefited millions of customers in the UK. Whether you’re ordering in or picking up a takeaway, you can get 10% off everything from chicken wings to pasta and much more.

Between 2 to 6 people can get 2 for 1 Meerkat Meals. Every week, you can use your Meerkat Movies membership on Tuesdays or Wednesdays.

How to Get Meerkat Meals

You can enjoy 2 for 1 every week for 12 months when you buy a qualifying product via Compare the Market. Qualifying products include:

  • Travel insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Car, bike or van insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Landlord insurance
  • Switch your energy supplier
  • Switch your broadband or TV provider
  • Business, professional or shop insurance

Also, if you complete a credit card, mobile phone, SIM or loan application, you qualify for Meerkat Meals.

Your 2 for 1 is available on matching courses – adult meals only. This means one free starter per paid starter, one free main per paid main and one free dessert per paid dessert. There are exceptions:

  • Children’s menu except during special promotions
  • Sharing platters
  • Special menus
  • Drinks
  • Nibbles and sides
  • Set menus

For special exclusions, check your restaurant on the Meerkat app.

Cheapest way to get Meerkat Meals…

The cheapest qualifying product for Meerkat Meals is travel insurance. All you need to do is pick one-day travel insurance, and you get Meerkat Meals and Movies. The whole process will take less than three minutes and will cost you £2 or less.

Here is how to purchase your one-day travel insurance. Head to the Compare the Market website and start a quote for travel insurance. The site offers three types of covers:

  • Single Trip
  • Annual Multi-Trip
  • Long Stay Trip

Enter details of the resort or country where you’re going. If you’re not sure, click on the link below the ‘Where are you going’ textbox. Select the date when you would like your cover to start. According to the site, Annual Multi-Trip policies must begin in the next 30 days. Cancellation cover is not available until you choose the start date.

Add one of the following covers:

  • Winter sports
  • Cruise
  • Business trip

Next, who do you want to insure? The choices are:

  • Individual
  • Couple
  • Family
  • Group

Select the maximum amount to pay per person per claim for baggage, medical claims and cancellation. If anyone in your party has a pre-existing medical condition or is on a waiting list for investigation for treatment, pick ‘Yes’ Otherwise, select ‘No’.

Enter your email address, first name and surname. Agree to have Compare the Market contact you via:

  • Phone
  • Email
  • Post
  • Text

Check that you agree with the T&C and click ‘Next’ At the click of a button, the site will find quotes for you. Click the cheapest option, and Compare The Market will redirect you to the insurer’s website. Enter your details and verify your cover. Make a note of your policy number.

How to Use Meerkat 2 for 1 Meals…

Now that you’ve purchased the one-day travel insurance, download the Meerkat app from Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

Launch the app and sign-in. To claim your rewards, go to ‘Your Account’ and select ‘Your Rewards’ Use your one-day travel insurance policy number to set up your rewards. This will take a few seconds. To claim your Meerkat deal, search for a list of restaurants on the app.

There is a huge range of local takeaway restaurants to choose from. Don’t forget Pizza Hut and Papa John’s. They deliver across the country, excluding Northern Ireland. There are fantastic restaurants where you can dine out with either 2 for 1 on desserts, mains and starters or get 25% off your total bill. We recommend checking the Meerkat app regularly for new restaurants near you.

Some restaurants allow walk-ins, but you may book in advance for others. The app will clearly show this. When paying for meals, open the Meerkat app, click ‘2 for 1’ on the top right corner of the Meals section. Select how many are dining, then show the server your Meerkat Meals card on the app and not a screenshot. The app will adjust your bill automatically, allowing you to pay much less.

If you’re ordering in, click on the ‘Delivery and Collection’ or ‘Pizza Delivery’ banners to order takeaway. Now sit and relax as you wait for your order.

How Much Can You Save With Meerkat Meals?

You can save up to 50% on pizza delivery seven days a week, but the minimum spend is £30. If you dine out – 2 for 1 – you can save up to 25% on your total bill. You can order 2 for 1 on selected food from Sunday to Thursday.

Meerkat allows you to get at least 10% off everything from noodles to curry, pasta to chicken wings the whole week. This deal is available whether you’re ordering in or picking up a takeaway. Delivery fees and radius vary by restaurant.

What Restaurants Offer Meerkat Meals?

Several restaurants in the UK offer Meerkat Meals, including Pizza Hut and Papa John’s. As such, you can order noodles, curry, chicken wings, sushi, burgers, pizza and much more. The following are restaurant chains that offer Meerkat Meals.

  • Strada
  • Prezzo
  • Homemade Burger Company
  • La Tasca
  • Frankie & Bennies
  • Giraffe
  • Coast to Coast
  • Chiquito
  • Belgo
  • Café Rouge

Besides the restaurant chains above, several local and independent restaurants offer Meerkat Meals. Due to COVID-19 and lockdown restrictions, not all restaurants will be showing.

What are Meerkat Movies?

Just like Meerkat Meals, Meerkat Movies is a reward that you get when you take out a Compare the Market qualifying product. When rewarded with Meerkat Movies, head to the cinema. Get 2 for 1 tickets every Tuesday or Wednesday within 12 months of your recent qualifying purchase. You can also get a sneak peek of the latest film trailers and even choose what’s next on your movie list.

How Do I Use My Meerkat Movies Code?

The process of claiming Meerkat Movie reward is similar to that of Meerkat Meals. To get your weekly code, download the Meerkat Movies app from Google Play Store, Apple App Store and Amazon.

Sign in and click on ‘Your Rewards’ Search your nearest cinema using the mobile app’s search bar on top of the home screen. If you select cinema display Meerkat Movies golden 2 for 1 ticket, then it’s a participating cinema. You can also find participating cinemas via the Meerkat Movies website.

You can claim your Meerkat Movies membership at any time, and it will start from the date you switched or purchased.

Final Thoughts

Every week, there are more tasty savings and more restaurants for you to enjoy Meerkat Meals. You can have 2 for 1 on mains, starters and desserts in thousands of restaurants across the UK! and with the addition of Meerkat Movies why not enjoy a film after your dinner and double the savings!

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