While you're out looking to buy something for your significant other, maybe you want to stop by one of these places to get something at a great deal for yourself.

Restaurants are going to be crazy today and most likely this weekend too. Plus, you may not be able to afford a fancy dinner out. New York Upstate put together a list of free things offered on Valentine's Day so that you don't have to completely empty your wallet to make your sweetheart smile. Or, you want to pick something up for free or at a great deal for yourself, take a look at the list.

  • Auntie Anne's: buy a heart-shaped pretzel and get one free on 2/14
  • Buca Di Beppo: they're offering a special menu of heart-shaped lasagna, salad, garlic bread and dessert for $49.99
  • Carrabba's Italian Grill: four-course meal starting at $45 through 2/17
  • Chili's Bar & Grill: $25 meal for two on 2/14
  • Firehouse Subs: free dessert with any purchase on 2/14
  • Hooters: bring a photo of your ex and get a plate of free boneless wings with the purchase of 10, already posted on our website
  • Stewart's Shops: 50-cent cones all day today, as Chrissy already wrote about