Food & Drink in Mebane

Steak, Seafood, and Sandwiches at The Village Diner (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

The Village Diner

The Village Diner

Steak, seafood, sandwiches, and breakfast cuisine served at homey diner with exposed-brick walls and padded booths

$10 $5

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$12.75 for $20 Worth of Mexican Cuisine at La Fiesta Restaurante Mexicano

La Fiesta Restaurante Mexicano

Multiple Locations

Family-owned eatery voted Best Mexican Restaurant nine years in a row by Times-News readers serves up freshly prepared Mexican cuisine

$20 $12.75

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Mexican Fare for Lunch or Dinner at Bandido’s Mexican café (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Bandido's Mexican Café

Multiple Locations

Sizzling fajitas, tacos, and combination platters in festive eatery with two locations

$20 $10

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Lunch or Dinner for Two, Four, or Six at Angelo's Family Restaurant (Up to 51% Off)

Angelo's Family Restaurant

Graham

Family-friendly restaurant bakes warm pizzas and creates fresh, authentic pasta to pair with appetizers

$20.05 $11

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Wine Tasting and Tour with Bottle of Wine for Two or Four at Fair Game Beverage Company Co. (Up to 61% Off)

Fair Game Beverage Company Co.

Pittsboro

Guests tour the winery and distillery, sampling drinks made from local ingredients; each visit includes glasses and a select bottle of wine

$52 $22

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Greek Food at Greek Kouzina (Up to 44% Off). Three Options Available.

Greek Kouzina

Pittsboro

Try some of the restaurant’s specialties, including stuffed pitas, plump burgers, and fresh Greek salads

$22.34 $14

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Healthy Food and Café Drinks at Oasis in Carr Mill ($30 Total Value)

Oasis in Carr Mill

Carrboro Central Business District

Locally baked pastries, vegan burritos, and sandwiches from Foster's; Counter Culture Coffee, smoothies, and organic beer

$10 $5

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Distillery Tour and Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Fair Game Beverage Company (Up to 63% Off)

Fair Game Beverage Company

Pittsboro

Guests tour distillery that uses fruits and other crops to form the base of spirits and fortified wines stored in oak barrels

$20 $10

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Southern Bar Bites at Carolina Crossroads (47% Off). Two Options Available.

Carolina Crossroads

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Snack on charcuterie, house-ground burgers, pimento cheese, and fried green tomatoes in the handsome bar or on the covered terrace

$20 $11

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$17 for $30 Worth of Italian and Mediterranean Dinner Cuisine at Vespa Ristorante

Vespa Ristorante

Downtown Chapel Hill

Mediterranean tapas platters, prosciutto-wrapped pork loins, chicken parmaggiano, and tilapia prepared in a lemon caper sauce

$30 $17

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One- or Two-Dozen Cupcakes at Sweet Savory Cupcakes (50% Off)

Sweet Savory Cupcakes

Downtown

Cupcakes made from red velvet and chocolate as well as signature flavors such as chicken and waffle

$30 $15

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American Cuisine or Cake and Wine Party at Pipers Deli (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Pipers Deli

Hope Valley

Eatery dishes out sandwiches, burgers, and salads; party lets each guest decorate their own 6-inch cake while enjoying a glass of wine

$20 $12

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Distillery-Tour Package for One or Two at The Brothers Vilgalys Spirits Company (59% Off)

The Brothers Vilgalys Spirits Company

Durham

Tour a 1,300-square-foot facility that makes krupnikas, a traditional Lithuanian spiced-honey liqueur

$29 $12

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Greek and American Food at Benetis Athena Restaurant (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Benetis Athena Restaurant

Durham

American and Mediterranean dishes such as breakfast skillets, sandwiches, and gyros

$14 $7

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Mexican Food at El Rincon Mexican Restaurant (Up to 50% Off)

El Rincon Mexican Restaurant

Durham

Mexican specialties, such as burritos with grilled shrimp, enchiladas with mole ranchero sauce, and sincronizada grilled tortilla sandwiches

$23.99 $14

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Caribbean Food at La Tropicale Cafe & Catering (Up to 40% Off). Two Options Available.

La Tropicale Cafe & Catering

Durham

Jerk chicken, oxtails with black beans, and crab cake sandwiches round out island-themed menu

$8 $5

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$12 for $24 Worth of Indian Food at Tandoor Indian Restaurant

Tandoor Indian Restaurant

Durham

Sample Indian-style vegetarian specialties like cheese-lover's mutter paneer or hearty meat dishes like lamb biryani or chicken tandoori

$24 $12

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6- or 10-Visit Punch Card or One Two-Gallon Create-A-Tin at Gourmet Gatlyn's Popcorn (Up to 50% Off)

Gourmet Gatlyn's Popcorn

Greensboro

Hand-crafted gourmet popcorns in savory an sweet flavors ranging from dill pickle to snickerdoodle

$30 $15

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Italian Food for Two or Four or $125 Worth of Catering at Giovanni's Italian Restaurant (Up to 40% Off)

Giovanni's Italian Restaurant

Greensboro

Homemade gnocchi, chicken breast stuffed with ham and ricotta, and filet mignon with lobster tail

$40 $24

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Pizza Meal or $12 for $20 Worth of Italian American Cuisine at Cedar's Restaurant

Cedar's Restaurant

Greensboro

Eatery dishes out buffalo wings, gyros, veggie calzones, chicken parmigiana, lobster ravioli, Sicilian pizza, and chef salads

$20 $12

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$12 for $20 Worth of Pizza, Hoagies, and Salads at Mellow Mushroom. Downtown Winston-Salem and Greensboro.

Mellow Mushroom

Multiple Locations

Made from dough with natural spring water, pizzas and calzones emerge from stone hearths

$20 $12

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Pan-Asian Food for Dinner at Ichi Sushi (Up to 48% Off). Two Options Available.

Ichi Sushi

Greensboro

Dishes inspired by the culinary traditions of Japan, China, Thailand, and Mongolia

$25 $13

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Pub Food at Legends Bar and Grill (Up to 62% Off). Two Options Available.

Legends Bar and Grill

Greensboro

Classic pub food such as burgers and fries, steak and potatoes, wings, and reubens

$25 $9.50

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Cajun Food at New Orleans Bar & Grill (Up to 63% Off). Two Options Available.

New Orleans Bar & Grill

Greensboro

Stately restaurant inspired by Mardi Gras serves up Cajun classics, such as whole crawfish, fried alligator, and all-you-can-eat shrimp

$40 $16

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One Dozen Gourmet Cake Pops or One or Two Dozen Gourmet Cupcakes at My Cake Gallery (Up to 50% Off)

My Cake Gallery

Friendship

Created with an eye for artistry, each cake pop and cupcake wows friends and family with its beauty and rich flavors

$21 $12

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$16 for $30 Worth of Pizzeria Fare, Valid Sunday Through Thursday at Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

Greensboro

Freshly made dough crisps in a brick oven, absorbing flavor from an all-wood fire

$30 $16

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Casual, American Food for Two or Four at Fat Dog's Grille & Pub (45% Off)

Fat Dog's Grille & Pub

Lindley Park

This all-American neighborhood pub features big screen TV's, a lively patio, and a menu of burgers, sandwiches, wings, and more

$20 $11

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$20 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $20 Worth of Italian Dinner Cuisine at Café Pasta + Grille ($40 Total Value)

Café Pasta + Grille

State Street Station

Modern and homemade Italian dishes, such as chicken piccata, spaghetti bolognese, Cajun penne, and homemade lasagna

$20 $10

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Custom Wine Gift Baskets at WineStyles Tasting Station (Up to 55% Off). Three Options Available.

WineStyles Tasting Station

Greensboro

Customizable gift baskets filled with fine wines, tasty snacks, and elegant wine accessories

$50 $25

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Food at Tropical Smoothie Cafe ($30 Value)

Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Greensboro

Wholesome flatbreads, wraps and salads pair with real-fruit smoothies packed with vitamins and supplements

$10 $5

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Pub Food for Two or Four at Bender's Tavern (50% Off)

Bender's Tavern

Greensboro

Philly cheesesteak sandwiches served beneath flat-screen TVs playing pro and college sports; the pub also hosts trivia and karaoke nights

$20 $10

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Mexican Dinner for Two or Four or Take-Out at Blue Agave Mexican Bar & Grill (Up to 48% Off)

Blue Agave Mexican Bar & Grill

Greensboro

Restaurant serves up authentic Mexican dishes including freshly prepared guacamole, grilled shrimp, and sizzling steak

$46.85 $25

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Mexican Food at Poblano's Mexican Bar & Grill (45% Off). Three Options Available.

Poblano's Mexican Bar & Grill

Multiple Locations

Chefs prepare specialties such as alambre mixto—grilled steak, chicken, shrimp, and chorizo with peppers, pineapple, and melted cheese

$10 $5.50

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$12.99 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $8 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at Yolo Frozen Yogurt

Yolo Frozen Yogurt

Multiple Locations

Flavors include strawberry, cookies and cream, birthday cake, and low-fat pumpkin pie; toppings bar stocked with fruit, candy, and nuts

$8 $4

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Indian Food for Two or Four at Delhi Darbar (Up to 47% Off). Four Options Available.

Delhi Darbar

Morrisville

Golden-brown samosas, saffron-flecked biryani, and fluffy naan are highlights of this traditional Indian menu

$30 $16

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Mediterranean Platter and Baklava for Two or Four at Greek Fiesta (43% Off)

Greek Fiesta

Multiple Locations

Mediterranean platter with Greek salad, hummus, cucumber sauce, grape leaves, choice of chicken breast, steak or lamb kebab and grilled pita

$33.08 $19

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Lunch or Brunch for Two or Four at Daily Grind (59% Off)

Daily Grind

Morrisville

Crepes, sandwiches, and specialty coffee drinks

$16 $7

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$11 for $20 Worth of Coffee and Cafe Fare at Land of A Thousand Hills Coffee Company- Daleville Shop ($20 Value)

Land of A Thousand Hills Coffee Company

Daleville

Fresh-brewed soups and baked goods pair with fair trade coffees sourced from Ethiopia and Rwanda

$5 $2.75

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$15 for $30 Worth of From-Scratch Pub Food at Rudy's Pub and Grill

Rudy's Pub and Grill

Apex

American dishes such as chili-braised chicken nachos, cheesy garlic dip, and fish ‘n chips at casual pub with sports shown on 60–80” TVs

$30 $15

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$30 for a Five-Visit Punch Card, With Each Punch Good for $10 at Cold Stone Creamery ($50 Value)

Cold Stone Creamery

Multiple Locations

A year-round treat, fresh-churned seasonal ice cream pairs with warm cookies, cakes, and waffles to create unique flavor combinations

$50 $30

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$27 for $60 Toward WooHoo Natural Garcinia Cambogia Ultra 60% HCA 180 Capsules — U U Star LLC

Uustar Corp

Apex

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$60 $27

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American Food at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

Apex

Sandwiches, omelets, and homemade pancakes at restaurant with more than 400 national locations

$20 $12

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American Fare for Dine-In or Takeout at Chippy's (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Chippy's

Apex

Cooks whip up homemade burgers, brats, and other inventive sandwiches alongside staples such as fish-n-chips and chicken wings

$20 $12

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$12 for $20 Worth of New Orleans–Style Cajun Food at The Big Easy

The Big Easy

Cary

Authentic Cajun étouffée, gumbo, and jambalaya served amid photos of the New Orleans French Quarter or on the open-air patio

$20 $12

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Tavern Food for Two or Four at World of Beer (Up to 44% Off)

World of Beer

Cary

Classic comfort food ramped up with modern flavors

$20 $12

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Three-Course Cuban Dinner for Two or Four at Havana Grill ( 57% Off)

Havana Grill

Cary

Authentic Cuban appetizers, entrees, and desserts; free karaoke and salsa dancing on a heated patio

$39.34 $17

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Pizza Lunch or Dinner for Two at Patrick Jane's Gourmet Pizza Bar (Up to 48% Off)

Patrick Jane's Gourmet Pizza Bar

Cary

Thin-crust pizzas with a focus on unique flavor combinations using organic and local, seasonal ingredients

$26.75 $14

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Two or 10 Artisan-Sandwich Boxed Lunches at The Butcher's Market (Up to 40% Off)

The Butcher's Market

Multiple Locations

Sandwiches with Certified Angus Beef & 9-year cheddar cheese or sweet-potato waffles with buttermilk-fried chicken using local ingredients

$19.98 $12

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$16 for $30 Worth of Sushi and Hibachi Cuisine at Ginza Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar

Ginza Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar

Cary

Hibachi chefs cook feasts tableside; culinary experts craft sushi, tempura, and teriyaki selections

$30 $16

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$12 for $20 Worth of Sausages and Burgers at Firewürst

Firewürst

Multiple Locations

Eatery serves sweet italian sausages, gluten-free certified-Angus beef hot dogs and burgers, and vegetarian sausages—all on house-baked buns

$20 $12

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$11 for $20 Worth of Japanese Food for Two or More at Kabuki Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

Kabuki Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

Cary

Sushi chefs craft dozens of sushi rolls, while grill masters prepare hibachi salmon, chicken, beef, and veggies

$20 $11

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Lunch or Brunch for Two or Four at Daily Grind (44% Off)

Daily Grind

Cary

Crepes, sandwiches, and specialty coffee drinks

$16 $9

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Home-Delivered Produce and Farm-Fresh Goods from Papa Spud's (Up to 48% Off).

Papa Spud's, Inc.

Papa Spuds, Inc.

Customized deliveries of produce, baked goods, dairy, and meats from local and sustainable farmers

$34.48 $18

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Greek and Lebanese Lunch or Dinner at La Shish Mediterranean Cafe (40% Off). Four Options Available.

La Shish Mediterranean Cafe

Cary

Greek and Lebanese cuisine such as chicken or beef shawarma, flaky spanakopita, and baklava that food critic Greg Cox called “without peer”

$15 $9

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Brewery Pints, Commemorative Glasses, and Koozies for One or Two at Fortnight Brewing Company (44% Off)

Fortnight Brewing Company

Cary

Enjoy a pint from brewery that uses English techniques, hops & malts to make beers in a variety of styles; includes glass, koozie & key ring

$16 $9

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Tasting Class for One or Brewery Package with Tour for Two at Bombshell Beer Company (Up to 52% Off)

Bombshell Beer Company

Holly Springs

The tasting class covers a variety of brews; packages include a tour, two tasting flights, two speed openers, and two beer glasses

$20 $12

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Japanese Fare and Non-alcoholic Drinks at Sushi One (40% Off). Two Options Available.

Sushi One

North Raleigh

Kobe beef burgers, hibachi, crab rangoon, and several sushi rolls round out a menu capped off by desserts such as fried ice cream

$40 $24

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$12 for Four Visits with $5 Worth of Ice Cream Each at Chuck & Buck Cones 'N Cups ($20 Value)

Chuck & Buck Cones 'N Cups

Northeast Raleigh

Homemade ice cream in flavors such as black raspberry, chocolate truffle, and cake batter, plus baked goods and Italian ice

$20 $12

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Mexican Food at La Rancherita (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

La Rancherita

North Raleigh

Faithful renditions of Tex-Mex cuisine include crispy flautas, sizzling fajitas, and tamales glazed with red sauce

$20 $11

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Brewery Tour for Two with Beer Tasting, Stickers, and Take-Home Pint Glasses at Gizmo Brew Works (50% Off)

Gizmo Brew Works

Umstead

Tours uncover brewery methods; beer pints and take-home pint glasses preserve the memory

$22 $11

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Two or Four Wine Glasses with a Complimentary Wine Tasting at Vino Amoari Wine Bar & Wine Store (Up to 55% Off)

Vino Amoari Wine Bar & Wine Store

Northwest Raleigh

Groups of two or four can snag wine glasses and taste a selection of hand picked wines from around the world during a complimentary tasting

$10 $5

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Three Groupons, Each Good for the Pizza Buffet for Two or Four People at CiCi’s Pizza (40% Off)

CiCi's Pizza

Multiple Locations

Pizza made with fresh dough lines the expansive buffet, along with pasta, salads, and desserts

$10 $6

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Café Pastries and Drinks at TK Kaffee ($30 Total Value)

TK Kaffee

TK Kaffee

Enjoy a Turkish espresso with a slice of cake or a strawberry and basil smoothie paired with ice cream with a choice of toppings

$10 $5

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Pizza and Italian Cuisine at Moonlight Pizza Company (Up to 62% Off). Two Options Available.

Moonlight Pizza Company

University

Artisan pies with 50 creative toppings, from pepperoni and tomatoes to local cheese and mandarin oranges

$20 $8

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Empanadas, Martinis, and Entrance Fees for Two or Four at 44 (58% Off)

44

Raleigh

Sip on martinis while enjoying an empanada basket at club for young professionals

$52 $22

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Italian Food or Catering at Amedeo's Italian Restaurant (Up to 50% Off)

Amedeo's Italian Restaurant

Southwest Raleigh

Former Wolfpack football player founded restaurant that serves home-style Italian meals his mother and grandmother used to make

$20 $12

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Beer Flights, Pint Glasses, and Coozies for Two or Four at Lonerider Brewing Company (63% Off)

Lonerider Brewing Company

Raleigh

Sip flights of award-winning Wild West–themed ales, such as Peacemaker pale ale, Shotgun Betty hefeweizen, and Sweet Josie brown ale

$30 $11

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Four $5 Vouchers for Ice Cream or Ice Cream Dream Cake at MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream and Treatery (Up to 52% Off)

MaggieMoo's Ice Cream and Treatery

Brier Creek

Dozens of ice-cream flavors churned fresh each day and used to create custom ice-cream cupcakes, dessert pizzas, and cakes

$5 $2.75

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One or Two Dozen Specialty Cupcakes or Dessert Wine & Dessert Gift Basket at Cookie's Sweets & Things (50% Off)

Cookie's Sweets & Things

Raleigh

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$18 $9

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Pizza and Italian Food at Piola (Up to 51% Off). Two Options Available.

Piola

Raleigh

This pizzeria has homes on several continents, with people flocking for its Northern Italian thin-crust pizza

$15 $7.50

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American Food at Smokin' Grooves Bar and Grill (40% Off). Two Options Available.

Smokin' Grooves Bar and Grill

Raleigh

Fish ‘n’ chips, chicken nachos, chorizo tacos, hot wings with dozens of sauces, and beer and cocktails; open mic Sundays

$20 $12

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Nutritional Supplements or Protein at Max Muscle Sports Nutrition (50% Off)

Max Muscle Sports Nutrition

North Ridge Shopping Center

Maintain sleek, powerful physique with protein powders, weight loss supplements, and muscle-building creatine

$20 $10

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Casual American Food During Dinner for Two or Four at Brewmasters Bar & Grill in Downtown Raleigh (45% Off)

Brewmasters Bar & Grill

Central Raleigh

Chefs whip up salads with local greens, form burger patties by hand & infuse sandwiches with international flavors within a historic eatery

$20 $11

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$10 for $20 Groupon — Xpert Nutrition Raleigh

Xpert Nutrition

North Raleigh

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$20 $10

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Café Food and Drinks for Breakfast or Lunch at Coffee Haven (Up to 43% Off)

Coffee Haven

Raleigh

Homey independent café offers signature drinks like the Horchata or Black Forest latte, breakfast sandwiches, salads, and warm paninis

$8 $4.66

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G2: $5 for $10 at Guasaca. 3 Options Available

Guasaca

Northwest Raleigh

Rice bowls, salads, avocado guasaca sauce, and grilled arepas stuffed with ingredients such as tilapia, shredded beef, and baked plantains

$10 $5

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Puerto Rican Lunch or Dinner at Latin Quarters (Up to 43% Off)

Latin Quarters

Raleigh

Pulled-pork sandwiches, spicy jerk chicken, and other Puerto Rican dishes alongside cocktails; live salsa bands and other entertainment

$20 $12

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Southern-Inspired Cuisine at Emerywood Fine Foods (Up to 43% Off). Two Options Available.

Emerywood Fine Foods

High Point

Upscale Southern favorites include tiger shrimp and grits in white wine cream sauce, lobster mac and cheese, and buttermilk fried chicken

$30 $17

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$6 for $10 Worth of Smoothies — Fit plus Nutrition

Fit Plus Nutrition

High Point

From the merchant: Come enjoy a healthy, delicious protein/meal-replacement smoothie.

$10 $6

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Dick & Jane's Tapas and Martini Bar?s entire menu is designed to be sipped, savored, and shared among friends over conversation. Classic tapas include housemade white cheddar pimento cheese, baked brie drizzled with caramel, and shrimp saut?ed with chilies, and an equal portion of the menu is devoted to unfussy, bite-sized takes on American comfort favorites?roast beef and brie stuff mini croissants, pulled pork fills a sourdough panini, and smoked salmon or medium-rare filet mignon lie atop tartines. At the bar, beer and wine join 30 martinis that range from a classic dry martini with pimento-stuffed olives to the sneaky Bruce Willis, which looks like a traditional martini but sneaks orange liqueur and white cranberry juice in through the glass?s ductwork.

Beyond the red walls and checkerboard floors of the dining room, bright umbrellas alight on the patio, where little windows in the wooden fence peek out on flower boxes. On the brick wall just above, a recently refurbished antique mural shows a fresh-faced woman cheerily obeying the instruction to Drink Coca-Cola, adding a splash of vintage character to back up the historical downtown Mebane locale. Some nights find Dick & Jane?s serenading their quaint neighborhood with the sounds of live musicians.

109 W Clay St
Mebane,
NC
US

Tony, the owner of Bandido's Mexican Caf?

, learned the tricks of the trade while working at his family?s Mexican restaurant as a teenager. Today, he and his wife own and operate two Bandido?s locations, which serve sizzling fajitas, crisp tacos, and burritos stuffed with beef, chicken, pork, or saut?ed spinach. The Herald-Sun's readers praised Bandido's as the Best Mexican Restaurant in 2009, and the restaurant returns the favor by awarding individuals who finish the El Gigante burrito?a massive compilation of steak and chicken fajitas, rice, black beans, and shredded cheese?with a T-shirt and gentle pats on the back. The restaurant often hosts live entertainment, and the Hillsborough location supplements its selection of lunch and dinner fare with a Sunday brunch menu served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

122 S Churton St.
Hillsborough,
NC
US

Flat-screen televisions hang high above each lane at Z-Bowl, displaying a medley of scoring charts and high-definition sports broadcasts for bowlers to enjoy between frames. The alley keeps the visual banquet brimming in a sports bar with large-projection sets and an arcade containing more than 60 arcade consoles, including both classic and modern models such as skee-ball and Dance Dance Revolution. The 18-lane facility also offers billiards, shuffleboard, and darts to keep levels of healthy competition high and offer lower-impact entertainment for those with injuries such as bowler’s ear. Z-Bowl also hosts six private lanes designed to host upscale parties and corporate meetings, as well as a full kitchen that serves brick-oven pizza and certified Angus beef burgers.

103 S Fifth St
Mebane,
NC
US

La Fiesta Restaurante Mexicano?s classic dishes have earned the eatery a long-standing award proudly displayed on the website: Best Mexican Restaurant nine years in a row, as voted by readers of the Times-News. At the start of each workday, the restaurant?s chefs fry the popular tortilla chips and whip up bowls of salsa. Then they get to work on such dishes as chicken simmered in a chipotle cream, char-grilled steak tacos, and spinach burritos.

1040 Mebane Oaks Rd
Mebane,
NC
US

Inside Russell's Steakhouse, butter oozes through the crevices in soft, flaky shells of baked sweet potatoes, dusted with cinnamon and sugar and sharing skillet space with hand-cut, certified-USDA Angus steaks, aged a minimum of 21 days. Outside of the rustic, two-story clapboard building, a wooden bench perches on the front porch, and a stone chimney and horse-headed valets recall a bygone era. The main dining area features two levels of tables and a glossy barn-dance floor that sprawls before a stage. From behind the wooden bar, replete with a wall-mounted flat-screen television, bartenders pour wines by the glass or bottle, frosty brews, and mixed drinks for thirsty diners.

378 S Churton St
Hillsborough,
NC
US

When Jennifer Lemmons was choosing a name for her business, she decided to combine the names of two of her favorite things: Lorelei, her grandmother, and pralines, a delicious treat that inspires fond memories of her childhood. At Lorelines, she and her crew smother North Carolina pecans with their signature slow-cooked buttery caramel to craft authentic pralines just like the ones Jennifer used to enjoy during trips to her grandmommy’s house. Though pralines are the specialty, they also whip up other confections ranging from chestnut pralines and chocolate-covered espresso beans to peanut brittle, chocolate-covered sea-salt caramels, and coconut-apricot pralines.

The Depot
Hillsborough,
NC
US