Frequently Asked Questions: Gift Cards

How do I buy a Gift Card to use today?

We offer two convenient ways to purchase a Gift Card today. Visit our Gift Cards page to learn more.

Gift Cards may be purchased at any U.S. IHOP® location in denominations from $5 to $50. Additionally, we offer a 10% discount on bulk orders of $1,000 or more. If you have time for your Gift Card to be mailed to you, please use our secure online ordering system.

Digital Gift Cards may be purchased directly from our website, and given instantly. Simply fill out the information requested and send to any email address. You can even personalize your Gift Card design with images, audio, mobile phone messaging and even post a notification on Facebook. Get your Digital Gift Card now.

Can I mail a Gift Card to another person?

Gift Card orders under $200 can be shipped to any United States address. Cards shipped via UPS cannot be delivered to a P.O. Box address.

How long will it take to get my Gift Card?

Gift Card orders for physical cards that are received from our website will process and ship the following business day. There are several shipping options for your convenience ranging from standard mail to overnight delivery.

Digital Gift Cards can be processed and printed immediately.

Get your Digital Gift Card now.

Can I print a Gift Card for immediate use?

Absolutely. Our Digital Gift Cards make it easy to order and print immediately. Follow our order process and send your Digital Gift Card to any email address. Once you receive our email message, print out the Digital Gift Card and take into any IHOP® to redeem. Get your Digital Gift Card now.

Can Gift Cards be purchased over the phone?

No. For your security we do not accept orders over the phone. Cards may be purchased via our secure website or at any IHOP® restaurant.

Can Gift Cards be purchased in bulk?

Yes. You can place bulk orders over the phone by calling 866-924-6354 (ext. 4743) or online on our Gift Cards page.

Do Gift Cards ever expire or decline in value?

IHOP Gift Cards never expire and they do not decrease in value.

Can I reload or add to an existing Gift Card?

Unfortunately, IHOP Gift Cards cannot be revalued. But we will be happy to sell you another one.

What should I do if I lose my Gift Card?

In the event that you do lose your card, call us at 1-866-444-5144. Please have your card number or the receipt available when calling.

I live outside the United States. Can I order a Gift Card online?

For your convenience, we offer digital gift cards that you can order and print online. Simply follow the order process to print your digital gift card. If you prefer a plastic Card, please contact [email protected]. We have a customer order form that can be completed for your purchase.

Please note that Gift Cards purchased in the U.S. are redeemable only at participating IHOP® restaurants in the U.S., and Gift Cards purchased in Canada are redeemable only at participating IHOP® restaurants in Canada.

Can I use a gift card to purchase a gift card?

IHOP gift cards are not redeemable for IHOP gift cards.