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But is Guac Still Extra? Text Chipotle, Get a Free Burrito

by Marcia Breen /

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Free food is a great way to many people’s hearts, and Chipotle knows how to please its customers.

The Mexican chain shut down all 2,000 of its locations during lunchtime Monday for a company-wide meeting about food safety.

Read More: Chipotle Closes Restaurants During Lunch for Food Safety Meeting

If you were planning on going to Chipotle during that time, the company wants to make it up to you with a free burrito for your troubles.

All you have to do to redeem this offer is text the word “raincheck” to 888-222. The company will text you back sometime in the next few days with a coupon for a free burrito.

It’s a great deal if you still eat Chipotle after a tumultuous few months of E. coli, salmonella and norovirus outbreaks. Oh, and a subsequent lawsuit.

We only wonder if the guac still costs extra.

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