Eat and Drink Free coffee at McDonald's through National Coffee Day McDonald's is giving away free McCafe coffee. Photo Credit: Flickr/waferboard By NINA RUGGIERO Updated September 16, 2014 9:39 AM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email Your morning pick-me-up just got cheaper than the dollar menu. McDonald's is serving free small McCafé coffees during breakfast hours, starting Sept. 16 and continuing through National Coffee Day on Sept. 29. No purchase is necessary. Hours may vary by location, but most McDonald's sell breakfast from 7 to 10:30 a.m. recommended reading The best coffee in NYC for $2.50 or less Find the location nearest you at mcdonalds.com. By NINA RUGGIERO Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.