Restaurants in Oak Cliff

$129 for a 3-Course Prix Fixe Gourmet Dinner and a Scenic Flight for 2 at Delta Charlie’s ($275 Value)

Delta Charlie's

Dallas Executive Airport

Salad; entrees of chicken, rib eye, tilapia, or pasta; and cake or sundaes precede a private skyline tour in a four-seater plane

$275 $129

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$11 for $20 Worth of Homestyle Comfort Food at Mama's Daughters' Diner. Three Locations Available.

Mama's Daughters' Diner

Multiple Locations

Dine on classic homestyle dishes in a choice of three locations: Dallas, Plano, and Irving

$20 $11

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$12 for $20 Worth of Barbecue and Comfort Food at Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse. 7 Locations Available.

Sonny Bryan’s Smokehouse

Multiple Locations

Zagat-rated, Texas-style barbecue joint where brisket, pork ribs & onion rings keep connoisseurs coming back to all seven locations

$20 $12

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One or Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Coffee and Baked Goods at Urban Blend (50% Off)

Urban Blend

Dallas

Historic West End coffee shop blends hot and cold drinks from locally roasted beans

$10 $5

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The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery and T-shirts for Two Through November 29 (Up to 43% Off)

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery

Crowne Plaza

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Guests dig into appetizers and three-course meal while trying to solve interactive murder mystery, where actors blend in among diners

$173.90 $99

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Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

The Murder Mystery Company

Edison's

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

$60 $29

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Local American Cuisine for Two or Four at Pyramid Restaurant & Bar (Up to 50% Off)

Pyramid Restaurant & Bar

Downtown Dallas

Leigh Mills creates dishes such as Kaffir & Chili Crusted Ostrich using locally sourced ingredients and herbs grown in a rooftop garden

$130 $69

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Pub Food for Lunch or Dinner at Lee Harvey's (Up to 40% Off)

Lee Harvey's

Dallas

Tacos, burgers, panini sandwiches, and award-winning onion rings fill an ever-changing menu at a beloved bar with an outdoor picnic area

$20 $12

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$13 for a Sub Meal with Chips and Drinks for Two at Quiznos (Up to $21.14 Value)

Quiznos Subs

Downtown Dallas

Meats, cheeses, and vegetables piled on sandwiches crisp and melt when toasted in an oven or on a grill

$21.14 $13

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$8 for $15 Worth of American Food at Bonnie & Clyde's Cheesesteak Factory

Bonnie And Clydes Cheesesteak Factory

Dallas

Cheesesteak sandwiches and burgers pair with loaded side dishes such as Frito pie and tater tots topped with chili and cheese

$15 $8

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Japanese Lunch or Dinner for Two or More at Hypnotic Sushi (50% Off)

Hypnotic Sushi

Oak Lawn

Bento boxes brimming with salmon teriyaki, plates of ton-katsu curry rice, and colorful maki

$40 $20

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Cooking Demo and Four-Course Dinner for One, Two, or Four at The Lockedoor Social Dining (38% Off)

The Lockedoor Social Dining

Dallas

Watch as chef Billy Brown cooks his signature dishes, then enjoy a special meal that encourages social interaction with neighbors

$80 $50

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$12.75 for $20 Worth of Cajun and Creole Food at Alligator Cafe

Alligator Cafe

Deep Ellum

Cajun and creole classics such as fried alligator tail with hush puppies, housemade chicken-and-sausage gumbo, and crawfish étouffée

$20 $12.75

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$15 for $30 Worth of Mexican Food at Maracas Cocina Mexicana

Maracas Cocina Mexicana

Deep Ellum

Mexican lasagna, slow-cooked brisket tacos, spinach quesadillas with sweet ancho sauce, and other Tex-Mex dishes

$30 $15

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Dinner or Lunch for Two or Four at Lolita's (54% Off)

Lolita's

Oak Lawn

Dig in to authentic Mexican dishes like carne asada or chicken street tacos, along with appetizers such as fresh guacamole, made table-side

$45.97 $21

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$12 for $20 Worth of Barbecue at Big Al’s Smokehouse BBQ

Big Al's Smokehouse BBQ

Northwest Dallas

Meats simmered and smoked in accordance with secret recipes flanked by fried okra, beans, and coleslaw.

$20 $12

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$11 for $20 Worth of Southern Cuisine at Louisiana Catfish & Chicken

Louisiana Catfish & Chicken

Duncanville

Chefs deep-fry catfish and shrimp Southern-style before pairing them with fries, hush puppies, and Kool-Aid-soaked pickles

$20 $11

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Two or Four Pulled-Pork Sandwiches at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit (Up to 52% Off)

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

Multiple Locations

Slow-smoked pork fills hearty sandwiches at family-owned eatery that concludes each meal with complimentary ice cream

$10.50 $5

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$25 for $40 Worth of Locally Sourced Mexican Food at Peak & Elm Cocina Y Bar

Peak & Elm Cocina Y Bar

Dallas

The owners of La Popular Tamale House helm this BYOB eatery, which serves authentic Mexican food made fresh from local ingredients

$40 $25

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Mediterranean Dinner Cuisine Sunday–Thursday or Friday and Saturday at Fadi's Mediterranean Grill

Fadi's Mediterranean Grill

Oak Lawn

Award-winning vegetable dishes, creamy hummus, and sizzling skewers of lamb, chicken, and beef are served cafeteria-style

$20 $11

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Breakfast Buffet for Two or Four, or $12 for $20 Worth of Burgers at Hav-R Charburger

Hav-R Charburger

Clark Road

More than 10 char-grilled burgers sate appetites, and breakfast buffets keep hunger at bay

$15.56 $8

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Two or Four Starters, Sliders, or Shared Plates at J. Black's Feel Good Kitchen & Lounge (44% Off)

J. Black's Feel Good Kitchen & Lounge

Dallas Knox/Henderson

Eatery dishes out starters such as pigs in a blanket and wings; sliders with beef or pulled pork; or plates of crab cakes and steak frites

$27 $15

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Mexican Food for Two During Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner at Danals Mexican Restaurant (40% Off)

Danals Mexican Restaurant

Irving

Chefs create Mexican staples, such as shrimp stuffed with white cheese and jalapeños, or beef sirloin steak seasoned with cilantro

$15 $9

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$10 for $20 Worth of Greek Food for Dinner at Stratos Greek Taverna

Stratos Greek Taverna

Northwest Dallas

Homemade Greek dishes such as moussaka and souvlaki at an eatery that features Greek & belly dancers and a roof top patio

$20 $10

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$12 for $20 Worth of Breakfast and Lunch at Garden Cafe

Garden Cafe

Dallas

Organic and free-range eggs, Vermont maple syrup, and made-to-order sandwiches

$20 $12

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Pizzeria Food for Dine-In or Carryout at Greenville Avenue Pizza Company (Up to 50% Off)

Greenville Avenue Pizza Company

Lowest Greenville

Pizza by the slice or whole pies, orange-chipotle wings, calzones, and meatball subs make delicious lunch or dinner

$30 $15

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Any Two or Four Menu Items of Your Choice at Muscle Maker Grill (Up to 46% Off)

Muscle Maker Grill

Dallas

Cooks whip up healthy versions of popular foods, accommodating diners with vegetarian, carb-free, or gluten-free diets

$25.98 $14

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$30 or $40 Worth of Mexican Food at Cesar Taqueria (50% Off)

Cesar Taqueria

Dallas

Diners enjoy staple Mexican dishes such as tacos, enchiladas, and tortas at a restaurant with a sports bar and karaoke stage

$15 $7.50

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Up to 50% Off Tex-Mex — Don Juan's; Valid Monday, Tuesday 11 AM - 8 PM

Don Juan's

Downtown Grand Prairie

Chefs cobble together fresh meat & beans to build enchiladas with chili & chips, taco burger, or bean & meat chalupa

$10 $5

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Mediterranean Food at Cafe Izmir (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Cafe Izmir

Glencoe Park

Chefs prepare authentic Mediterranean fare such as hummus, grilled lamb chops & grilled quail, served family style on shareable plates

$20 $11

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6-Inch Subs, Cookies, and Drinks for Two or One Subway Party Platter at Subway (Up to 42% Off)

Subway

Dallas

Freshly baked bread holds tasty ingredients such as meatballs, turkey breast, pepper jack cheese, and vegetables

$17.20 $10

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$12 for $20 Worth of Mexican Cuisine at Mercado Juarez Cafe

Mercado Juarez Cafe

Multiple Locations

Fajitas, enchiladas, and authentic Mexican specialties served with freshly made flour tortillas and homemade salsas

$20 $12

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$12.25 for $21 Worth of Fried Catfish and Seafood at Jimmy's Catfish

Jimmy's Catfish

Downtown Grand Prairie

Sizzling seafood such as oyster poboys and fried catfish with hush puppies served alongside chicken wings and fried okra

$21 $12.25

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$12 for $20 Worth of Southwest-Style Seafood, Steak, and Sandwiches for Two at The Wild Turkey

The Wild Turkey

Multiple Locations

Seafood, steak, and sandwiches with southwestern twist, including seafood combo fajitas and home cooking

$20 $12

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Pan-Asian Dinner Food at Piman Asian Bistro (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Piman Asian Bistro

Las Colinas

Diners chow down on a variety of Asian dishes, such as drunken noodles, orange chicken, and salmon teriyaki

$25 $13

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Seafood and Po'Boys at Fish Bone Grill (Up to 40% Off). Two Options Available.

Fish Bone Grill

Northeast Dallas - White Rock

Alaskan snow-crab legs, blackened catfish, fried sea scallops, fried oysters, and gumbo

$20 $12

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French Dinner for Parties of Two on Wednesday–Thursday or Friday–Saturday at Éclair Bistro (Up to 47% Off)

Eclair Bistro

Cedar Hill

A mother-and-son team crafts French classics such as escargot with herb butter, fondue, and pan-seared duck breast inside a quaint eatery

$30 $16

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Brazilian Steak-House Dinner for Two or Four at Rodizio Grill Las Colinas (Up to 37% Off)

Rodizio Grill Las Colinas

Las Colinas

Enjoy more than 16 cuts of rotisserie meat, appetizers, and salad, paired with drinks and dessert

$93.98 $59

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$8 for $15 Worth of American Food at BoomerJack's Grill & Bar

BoomerJack's Grill & Bar

Multiple Locations

Cheesy pub-style fries, Cajun-seasoned catfish, sizzling, homemade half-pound burgers with fresh-cut fries, and other hearty dishes

$15 $8

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Thai Cuisine at Bangkok Dee Thai Cuisine (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Bangkok Dee Thai Cuisine

Dallas

Chefs prepare classic Thai dishes such as pad thai, fried rice, curry puffs, and mango sticky rice

$20 $10

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$15 for $30 Worth of Indian Cuisine at Junoon Grill

Junoon Grill

DFW Airport Hotel & Conference Center

Authentic Indian/Pakistani food such as chicken tikka, shish kebab, fish fry, and vegetarian curry served with clay oven-baked tandoori nan

$10 $5

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$12 for Mexican Cuisine at Beto's Mexican Restaurant ($20 Value)

Beto's Mexican Restaurant

Grand Prairie

Table-side guacamole, hand-rolled chili relleno, and sizzling fajitas with jumbo butterfly shrimp

$20 $12

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$12 for $20 Worth of Mexican Food at Nuevo Leon Mex Mex Restaurant

Nuevo Leon Mex Mex Restaurant

Farmers Branch Shopping Center

At a Texas Monthly top Mexican restaurant, chefs make beef tips in mole-plantain sauce and young goat wrapped in banana leaves

$20 $12

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$10 for $20 Worth of Italian Food at Johnny Carino’s

Johnny Carino's

Multiple Locations

Menu showcases signature dishes such as Skilletini, 16-layer lasagna, and spicy shrimp and chicken

$20 $10

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American Cuisine and Drinks for Two or Four at Front Yard (Up to 50% Off)

Front Yard

Farmers Branch

Inside Sheraton Dallas Hotel by the Galleria, diners feast on American classics such as rib-eye steaks and burgers

$50 $25

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Greek and Lebanese Food for Two or Four at Taza Grill (Up to 48% Off)

Taza Grill

Dallas

Lebanese and Greek cuisines include falafel pita wraps, chicken shawarma, lamb kebabs, and fattoush salads

$24 $14

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$8 for $15 Worth of Philly Cheesesteaks at Texadelphia

Texadelphia

Las Colinas

Texas–influenced philly cheesesteaks made with 100% Angus beef or chicken and topped with a signature mustard sauce or queso

$15 $8

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Hibachi Cuisine and Sushi for Two at Hibashi Teppan Grill & Sushi Bar (Up to 40% Off)

Hibashi Teppan Grill & Sushi Bar

Broadstone Galleria

Fresh sushi rolls, Korean short ribs, and hibachi seafood and steaks prepared tableside

$20 $12

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Fine Dining for Two or Four at Le Meridien Restaurant (50% Off)

Le Meridien Restaurant

Dallas

Globally inspired cuisine ranges from comforting southern fried chicken wings to upscale ahi tuna au poivre

$50 $26

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Mexican Cuisine for Dine-In or Take-Out La Isla (50% Off)

La Isla Restaurant

Multiple Locations

Mexican and Tex-Mex favorites include beef enchiladas, carne asada, and fried chicken

$12 $6

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Indian Cuisine for Lunch or Dinner at Hilltop Indian Cuisine (Up to 48% Off). Three Options Available.

Hilltop Indian Cuisine

Irving

Chefs import spices and herbs from India to craft meat-based and vegetarian Indian dishes within a chic restaurant with great patio views

$22.88 $14

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Japanese and Asian Fusion Cuisine for Two or Four at Koi Xpress (Up to 40% Off)

Koi Xpress

Valley Ranch

Cooks quickly, but expertly prepare Japanese and Asian staples, including maki rolls, udon noodles, terriyaki bowls, and bento boxes

$20 $12

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Ethiopian Cuisine at Desta Ethiopian Restaurant (Up to 57% Off). Three Options Available.

Desta Ethiopian Restaurant

Dallas

Served amid contemporary, friendly atmosphere, specialties include extralean minced-beef kitfo prepared raw or slightly cooked and doro wot

$30 $15

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$12 for $20 Worth of Pub Food at Tailgaters Sports Bar & Grill

Tailgaters Sports Bar & Grill

Multiple Locations

Sports bar dishes out pub food such as spicy chicken wings, quesadillas, and nachos amongst a huge patio, pool, and darts

$20 $12

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Krispy Krunchy Fried Chicken at Foodplus (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Foodplus

Dallas

Pop in to neighborhood store for some Krispy Krunchy fried chicken or a family combo with 12 pieces of chicken, 6 Cajun tenders, and sides

$6 $3

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Dinner for Two or Four at Al-Amir Lebanese Restaurant and Club (Up to 42% Off)

Al-Amir Lebanese Restaurant and Club

Plaza At The Quorum

On select evenings, belly dancers liven up the room with their choreography as diners share tabbouli, skewers, and hookahs

$30 $18

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Colombian Food at Casa Vieja Restaurant (43% Off)

Casa Vieja Restaurant

Southwest Carrollton

Traditional Colombian empanadas and steak dishes served in a casual space that hosts live music and dancing on Saturday nights

$30 $17

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Indian Dinner for Dine-In or Takeout at Flavors Indian Restaurant

Flavors Indian Restaurant

Addison

This family-run restaurant turns out tasty, traditional Indian cuisine, from lamb vindaloo to chicken tikka masala

$10 $5

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Indian Food for Dine-In or Carry-Out at Bawarchi Signature (40% Off)

Bawarchi Signature

Addison

Chicken, goat, or vegetable biryani, deep-fried shrimp, and other North and South Indian delicacies

$20 $12

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$15 for $30 Worth of Fast, Casual Italian Food at Arezzo Italian Street Food

Arezzo Italian Street Food

Addison

Fast, casual Italian food made using from-scratch dressings, wood-fired meats, and stone-baked breads

$30 $15

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Pub Food for Dine-In or Carryout at The Hub Sports Bar and Grill (40% Off)

The hub sports bar & grill

Addison

Twenty-eight HD televisions and eight HD projection screens offer zoomed-in views of sports as burgers and tacos grace tables

$20 $12

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Chinese Dinner for Two or Four at May Dragon (45% Off)

May Dragon

Addison

Restaurateur and former mayor Joe Chow warmly welcomes guests with stir-fried shrimp, sesame chicken, and lettuce wraps

$44 $24

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$10 for $20 Worth of Cigars or Upscale Bar Fare at Elite Cigar Cafe

Elite Cigar Cafe

Multiple Locations

More than 1,000 cigars fill a walk-in humidor alongside a café serving southwestern dishes

$20 $10

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$12 for $24 Worth of Mediterranean Food at SanabelS

SanabelS

Addison

Mediterranean cuisine with live performances from belly dancers on weekends

$24 $12

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$10 for $20 Worth of Mediterranean Dinner Sunday–Thursday or Friday and Saturday at Fadi's Mediterranean Grill

Fadi's Mediterranean Grill

Pepper Square Shopping Center

Award-winning vegetable dishes, creamy hummus, and sizzling skewers of lamb, chicken, and beef served cafeteria-style

$20 $10

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$15 for Two Smoked-Meat Dinners and Two Soft Drinks at Oh My BBQ ($28.68 Value)

Oh My BBQ

Arlington

Dinner includes two sides with choice of: potato salad, baked beans, greens, green beans, smoked corn, mac & cheese, french fries, and okra

$28.68 $15

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Dueling-Piano Show and Pizza for 2, 4, 8, or 12 on Friday or Saturday at Louie Louie's Piano Bar (Up to 67% Off)

Louie Louie's Dueling Piano Bar

Arlington

Pianists battle each other during lively interactive shows guided by the audience, banging out song requests and sing-alongs

$22 $9

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Italian Food for Lunch or Brunch, Dinner, or Carryout or Delivery at Birraporetti's Arlington (Half Off)

Birraporetti's Arlington

Arlington

Hand-tossed pizzas cooked in a stone oven; jumbo cheese ravioli drizzled with pesto; grilled jumbo shrimp scampi

$20 $10

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$12 for $20 Worth of Baked Foods, Wraps, Salads, and Drinks at Social Bakehouse Cafe

Social Bakehouse Cafe

Arlington

Fresh and preservative-free cupcakes, pies, and other bakery items offer sweet finishes after spinach salads and wraps

$20 $12

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$11 for $20 Worth of Pizza and Italian Food from Dough Bro's Italian Kitchen

Dough Bro's Italian Kitchen

Dallas

Pizzas and calzones customized with local produce, six cheeses, and an assortment of sauces, plus catered meals with pasta and cheese sticks

$20 $11

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$25 for an Asian Dinner for Two with Appetizer and Entrees at Wu's Asian Bistro (Up to $37.85 Value)

Wu's Asian Bistro

Coppell

Veteran chef Uncle Tai unites some of his favorite dishes on one menu, including hunan chicken, orange beef, and sweet and sour fish

$37.85 $25

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Barbecue Meal with Veggies and Dessert, or Choice of Four Sandwiches at Barbeque Tavern (Up to 44% Off)

Barbeque Tavern

Mesquite

Slow-cooked meats served by the pound or stacked onto sandwiches

$52 $29

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Fondue Dinner with Salads and Entrees for Two at The Melting Pot (Up to 37% Off)

The Melting Pot

Arlington Highlands

Menu items include teriyaki-marinated sirloin, Memphis-style barbecued-pork medallions, wild-caught mahi-mahi, and wild-mushroom sacchetti

$61.80 $39

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$11 for $20 Worth of Mediterranean and American Pub Dinner Food at Hydro Bar & Grill

Hydro Bar & Grill

Arlington

Diners can nosh on Mediterranean and American dishes and smoke flavored hookahs as 10 LCD TVs play in the background

$20 $11

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Jamaican Food for Dinner or During Lunch Buffet at Jamaica Gates Caribbean Cuisine (Half Off)

Jamaica Gates Caribbean Cuisine

West Arlington

Chef Barbara Renfro creates authentic Jamaican fare that was featured on Food Network, including curried goat and oxtail

$30 $15

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$12 for $20 Worth of Korean Food at Spoon

Spoon

Central Carrollton

Traditional Korean cuisine such as kimchi soup, bulgogi, and kalbi served in trendy bar setting

$20 $12

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$18 for $30 Worth of Japanese and Korean Cuisine at Gangnam Sushi

Gangnam Sushi

Central Carrollton

Japanese and Korean specialties are on the menu of this restaurant named for an upscale neighborhood in Seoul

$30 $18

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Brazilian Steakhouse Dinner for Two or Four at Blue Charcoal (47% Off)

Blue Charcoal

Northrich

Gauchos wander around tables carrying skewered meats, including picanha and bacon-wrapped chicken, which they carve directly onto plates

$72.90 $39

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$12 for $20 Worth of Pan-Indian Dinner Cuisine at Vindu Indian Cuisine

Vindu Indian Cuisine

North Dallas

Clay-fired tandoori entrees, dosas from South India, and entrees of chicken, vegetables, or lamb

$20 $12

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While El Tizoncito’s simple storefront will fool you with its fast food setting and lull of bright lights, inside the shop is quite serious about their authentic Mexico City cuisine. Located in the heart of Oak Cliff, the small operation shares a building with a bank, and offers on-the-go eaters a drive-thru for speedy service. But really, it’s best to sit inside the diminutive and sparse shop, soaking up the black bean soup and taking in as many street tacos as you can handle. Popoular drinks include hibiscus tea and horchata, along with fresh-made chips or a salty, grilled fried cheese known as chicharron de queso. The food is always fresh, and you shouldn’t skip on the sweet Mexican desserts, either.

3404 W Illinois Ave
Dallas,
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A young, hip crowd frequents Oak Cliff’s Nova, a Kessler Park gastropub that features some of Dallas’ best brick-oven pizza. Nova is a standalone space with a 1950s-esque exterior, and a chic, unruffled interior. Nova offers daily and weekly specials from mini sliders to New York strip Vietnamese style with baby bok choy, chili peanuts, cucumber, mint and roasted tomato-ginger sauce or lemongrass vinaigrette. As much neighborhood hangout as weekend haunt, the bar comes complete with beer and a special cocktail menu. There are also regular menu changes, so if you eat at Nova once, it could easily be different the second time around.

1417 W Davis St
Dallas,
TX
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When former owner Jason Laxon sold his pizzeria to his cook, David Ramirez, David kept it in the family by soliciting the help of brother, Juan. In the time since, the siblings have kicked up restaurant turf by renovating the digs, but the New York–style pizza stays true to the recipe that earned a nod for Best Pizza in the Dallas Observer's Best of 2010 list. Pizzeria guests can dine in for a 9-inch grinder sub, amply stuffed calzone, or homemade pasta with daily-made alfredo or marinara. Handy carryout and delivery options invite diners to nosh on a meatball- or eggplant-topped pizza from home, the office, or an extremely long roller-coaster line.

1315 W Davis St
Dallas,
TX
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When Norma’s Cafe opened in 1956, it was the kind of homey breakfast spot where the food was as comforting as the waitresses were welcoming—they greeted their customers by name. One of those customers was Ed Murph, who later purchased Norma’s with the goal of keeping the down-home tradition alive. And according to the Dallas Observer, he succeeded. The paper voted Norma’s The Best Home Style Restaurant in 2010, claiming that “the recipes taste as though they haven’t much changed.” It’s those recipes that have made generations of diners—and even food critics—eager to wake up in the morning. Pillowy biscuits blanketed in gravy, chicken fried steaks, and omelets made with farm-fresh eggs are partially responsible for the countless amounts of press and awards Norma’s has earned. But credit the atmosphere for a good portion of the popularity. Norma’s continues to evoke feelings of a friendlier, simpler time, when the pies were made from scratch, the waitresses knew your name, and the jukeboxes didn’t heckle you for your poor music choices.

1123 W Davis St
Dallas,
TX
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Victoria's Mexican Grill resides in a double-decker building, layered like much of the food served inside. To that end, cooks spread cheese over a bed of chips and fajita-style steak to make nachos, or stuff and deep-fry whole jalapenos for a delicious snack and easy way to prove someone is a fire-breather. Some of their most exciting layering occurs after dinner ends, though. They top flan with fresh wedges of lime and even make ice cream nachos. Rather than tortilla chips, they start with cinnamon-dusted pastries crowned with scoops of cinnamon ice cream and chocolate sauce, before adding dollops of whipped cream and maraschino cherries. Of course, liquids have layers in their own right, so the bartenders contribute by whipping together a pina colada fresca recipe made inside a hollowed-out pineapple.

607 N Willomet Ave
Dallas,
TX
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After more than 35 years, the walls at Paperbacks Plus in Mesquite couldn't cope with all the books. So the owners expanded into the city proper, setting up two new shops under the name Lucky Dog Books. Shelf after shelf of volumes greets the eye at each location; alongside the paperbacks and hardbacks sit myriad other forms of media, from used CDs and DVDs to LPs, magazines, and comic books young and old. Chairs dot the landscape at all three bookstores, inviting customers to flop down and flip through the pages of a novel or pretend to read a comic book that conceals a history textbook. In addition to selling its wares, Lucky Dog Books also offers cash or store credit for used items and takes its services on the road with a Books at Home program.

633 W Davis St
Dallas,
TX
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