If you enjoy a healthy appetite, today is a good day to be in North Texas. Laura Thornquist gives today's insider savings tips that include freebies and discounts at three area restaurants.

It's been 40 years since Schlotzsky's opened its doors in Austin. Three-hundred-and-fifty restaurants later, its celebrating a major milestone. To commemorate the occasion, Schlotzsky's is offering The Original sandwich for just $1.99 all day.

Also, 40 lucky fans will win free Schlotzsky's for one year by signing up on Facebook or at any Dallas location. Stop by Schlotzsky's today for this special deal; you do not need a coupon to get the special price.

It's also National Taco Day today and Taco Cabana is giving away free chicken fajita tacos from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. They hope to break their last giveaway record of over 118,000 free tacos.

This deal also coincides with Taco Cabana's Happy Hour, so enjoy free tacos with their nacho and drink specials. One free chicken fajita taco per person.

And, wear your Rangers red for another deal. Stop by Cantina Laredo during any Rangers playoff game wearing any Texas Rangers gear and get $10 off your $30 purchase. This is good for dining in or for take-out. Call ahead to make sure your restaurant is participating. Go Rangers!

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