Food & Drink in Meriden

Breakfast or Lunch at Dad's Restaurant (Up to 35% Off). Two Options Available.

Dad's Restaurant

Wallingford Center

Restaurant's homey atmosphere invites diners to sit down for homemade belgian waffles, omelets, burgers, and triple-decker club sandwiches

$20 $14

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Mexican Food at Los Mariachis Bar and Grill (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Los Mariachis Bar and Grill

Wallingford Center

Menu of Mexican classics, including marinated shrimp and carne asada, served in the cozy dining rooom or on the breezy outdoor patio

$20 $10

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Fine Wines at The Wine Cellar Outlet (Up to 46% Off)

The Wine Cellar Outlet

Wallingford

Stock up on award-winning bottles of wine, from Sauvignon Blancs to Malbecs

$50 $29

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Steamed Cheeseburgers for Two or Four with Chips, Cookies, and Canned Drinks at Burg'r Tend'r (Up to 48% Off)

Burgr Tendr

Wallingford

Cheeseburgers with toppings such as lettuce, tomato, onion, mayo, ketchup, and mustard

$21 $11

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New American Cuisine at Juniper's Restaurant (Up to 60% Off). Three Options Available.

Juniper's Restaurant

Middlebury

Restaurant with live music dishes out penne ala vodka, barbecue pork ribs, fried seafood platters, Angus burgers, and fresh crab salads

$45 $21

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of American Fare at Big Steve's Grill ($30 Total Value)

Big Steve's Grill

Plainville

Family-owned establishment with patio serves up American favorites such as Angus burgers, house-made chili, and deep-fried Twinkies

$10 $5

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American Food at Club 19 Restaurant (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Club 19 Restaurant

Hawk's Landing Country Club

Diners can enjoy burgers, wraps, and pasta entrees indoors while watching the large flat-screen TVs, or outdoors on the spacious deck

$30 $15

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$13 for $30 Worth of Italian Cuisine at Aziago’s Restaurant

Aziago's Restaurant

Southington

Housemade meatballs and signature sauces highlight traditional Italian dishes such as linguine with meatballs

$30 $13

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Italian American Food for Lunch or Dinner at East Street Eatery (50% Off)

East Street Eatery

Wolcott

Italian American staples including New York strip steak, Angus burgers topped with cheese, and pasta tossed with chicken or seafood

$30 $15

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Brewery Tour with Souvenir Glasses for 2, 4, or 10 at Shebeen Brewing (Up to 60% Off)

Shebeen Brewing

Wolcott

Tour a brewery started by two avid home brewers, which features creative beers such as the bacon Kona stout with oatmeal, coffee, and bacon

$20 $8

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Irish Food and Drinks at The Playwright Irish Pub & Restaurant (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

The Playwright Irish Pub & Restaurant

Hamden

Irish pub creates food such as smoked salmon, whiskey barbecue chicken tenders, chili burgers, corned beef and cabbage, and chicken curry

$20 $12

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Gourmet Sandwiches with Drinks for Two or Four at Johnny Prete's Deli A-Go-Go (Half Off)

Johnny Prete's Deli A-Go-Go

Hamden

Sandwiches include specialty steak and cheese flatbreads and shrimp po-boys as well as classic deli options such as roast beef

$20 $10

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American Dinner for Two or Four at Four Main Street Bar and Grill (Up to 53% Off). Four Options Available.

Four Main St. Bar and Grill

Huntington

Chef John Slattery crafts blackened steaks, fried calamari, and other upscale American favorites in a casual eatery nestled in Hidden Hills

$138 $65

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Sushi and Japanese Food at Hana Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Hana Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar

Waterbury

Hibachi meats cooked tableside, imported drinks, and sushi rolls with ingredients such as spicy mayo and cream cheese

$35 $19

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$16 for $30 Worth of Italian Cuisine and Drinks at Bacco's Restaurant

Bacco's Restaurant

Waterbury

Pizzas, char-grilled steaks, and specialties such as veal saltimbocca rolled with prosciutto; cold drinks at a roomy bar

$30 $16

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Sandwich Meal for Two or Italian-American Fusion and Pastries at Avventura Deli (Up to 58% Off)

Avventura Deli

Waterbury

New York Times-lauded shop serves thick lasagna in homemade sauce, paninis, and gelato made fresh daily

$23.66 $10

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$22 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $20 Worth of Italian-American Food at Whiskey River Tavern ($40 Value)

Whiskey River Tavern

Waterford

Pub serves up fried ravioli, fish 'n' chips, meatball subs, and a slate of pizzas

$20 $11

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Hibachi Fare at Yume Hibachi Steak & Sushi in Unionville (Up to 45% Off)

Yume Hibachi Steak & Sushi

Farmington

Plumes of fire erupt as showboating hibachi chefs put on a sizzling spectacle, cooking filet mignon, shrimp, lobster & Teppanyaki veggies

$40 $22

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$17 for One Appetizer and Two Drinks for Two or More at Matthew's Restaurant ($30 Value)

Matthew's Restaurant

Farmington

Appetizers such as grilled tenderloin tips or clam casino served in an idyllic setting beside the Farmington River

$30 $17

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Sushi and Teriyaki Dishes for Dinner for Two or Four at Mikado Asian Bistro in Canton (Up to 50% Off)

Mikado Asian Bistro

Canton

Color Dragon rolls stuffed with shrimp tempura and sprouts; sea eel sashimi; sizzling shrimp teriyaki

$30 $16

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Pizza, Sandwiches, and Pasta at Tony Z's Apizza (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Tony Z's Apizza

Tony Z's Pizza

Dozens of varieties of New Haven–style brick-oven pizza with specialty toppings such as breaded chicken and fresh clams

$30 $15

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Japanese Dinner for Two, or Miso Soups, Specialty Rolls, and Glasses of Wine for Two at Sakimura (Up to 47% Off)

Sakimura

Simsbury Center

Hibachi meals prepared on smokeless grills; rolls with elegant fillings such as pepper tuna; modern flourishes of foie gras with sweet miso

$55 $29

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Office Lunch Sushi Party, Sushi House Party, or $24 for $40 Worth of Sushi from Ichiro Hibachi & Sushi Bar

Ichiro Hibachi & Sushi Bar

West Hartford

Japanese restaurant serves sushi, teriyaki and tempura entrees, bento boxes, soups, and salads or goes to homes and offices for sushi party

$150 $99

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$27 for a Corn Maze Package with Apples and Doughnuts for Four at Rosedale Farms Winery ($52 Value)

Rosedale Farms Winery

Simsbury

Find your way through the six-acre corn maze before enjoying fall-flavored doughnuts and apples

$52 $27

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French Lunch or Crepe-Cart or Café Rental from La Petite France (Up to 61% Off). Four Options Available.

La Petite France

West Hartford

Pastries, breads, and croque monsieurs prepared by French husband-wife team; portable crêpe cart for parties of 20; rent café for party

$20 $8

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$15 for $30 Worth of Organic, Fair Trade Coffee, and Locally Made Ice Cream

Harvest Country Store

West Hartford

Organic and fair-trade coffee, which can be topped with vegan-friendly syrup, pairs with ice cream from a local supplier

$30 $15

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Nutritional Supplements at Max Muscle Sports Nutrition (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Max Muscle Sports Nutrition

West Hartford

Protein concentrate, fat burners, vitamins, minerals, and amino acids

$30 $15

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Specialty Pizza and Salad or $20 for $30 Worth of American Food for Carryout at Attilios Family Restaurant

Attilios Family Restaurant

Simsbury

Chefs hand-toss pizzas and top them with everything from prosciutto to ghost-pepper sauce; other dishes include burgers, salmon, and steak

$32.90 $20

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$18 for $35 Worth of Japanese Cuisine at Sakura Garden

Sakura Garden

Glastonbury Center

Wide array of Japanese specialties, from artfully prepared sushi rolls to sizzling hibachi entrées

$35 $18

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Farm-to-Table Meal for Two or Four at Red Clover Cafe at The All-American Valley General Store (Up to 54% Off)

Red Clover Cafe at The All-American Valley General Store

Seymour

Every dish at the cafe has roots around the farm or with producers around the state, enhancing traditional and modern dishes

$37.90 $19

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Bistro Cuisine for Dine-In or Carryout at Lena's Cafe and Confections (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Lena's Cafe and Confections

Westville

Hearty brunch and lunch dishes range from bananas foster french toast and seafood omelets to buffalo-chicken paninis and half-pound burgers

$20 $11

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16-Course Sushi Dinner with Sake Pairings for Two at Miya's Sushi (Up to 55% Off)

Miya's Sushi

Chapel West District of New Haven

16-course dinner with sake pairings at innovative restaurant lauded for sustainable sushi

$174 $79

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Sushi and Japanese Food at Sushi Mizu (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Sushi Mizu

New Haven

Sushi made with fluke, crabmeat, and mango served alongside Japanese classics, such as seaweed salads and beef teriyaki

$25 $12.50

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Two Rum-Tasting Flights with Havana Sampler or $22 for $40 Worth of Food at Zafra Cuban Restaurant

Zafra Cuban Restaurant

Downtown

Havana sampler includes tostones rellenos, empanada, shrimp skewer, and dumpling; more than 300 types of rum

$38.95 $20

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$16 for $30 Worth of Indian Dinner for Two at Zaroka Bar & Restaurant

Zaroka Bar & Restaurant

Downtown

Sample traditional cuisine from Punjab, Gujarat, Bengal, and southern India, which ranges from homemade paneer to tandoori-grilled meats

$30 $16

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Frozen Yogurt with Toppings, Smoothies, and Bubble Tea at Go Greenly (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Go Greenly

Downtown

Ecofriendly eatery makes fro-yo with organic Stonyfield yogurt in flavors such as simply taro, strawberry-banana, pomegranate and watermelon

$10 $5

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Dinner for Two or Four at Christopher Martin's Restaurant and Pub (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Christopher Martin's Restaurant and Pub

New Haven

Locally sourced menu offers oyster mushrooms in avocado mousse, blue cheese with poached bosc pears, and filet mignon in horseradish cream

$92 $55

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$12 for $20 or $20 for $40 Worth of Pub Food and Drinks at the Regal Beagle

The Regal Beagle

The Regal Beagle

Enjoy a menu of classics such as homemade lasagna and barbecue meatloaf sandwiches in an elevated pub atmosphere complete with live jazz

$20 $12

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$60 for a Three-Course Prix-Fixe Dinner for Two at Dish Bar & Grill ($100 Value)

Dish Bar & Grill

Downtown

Three-course dinner with plates such as duck confit nachos, lamb meatloaf, and pepper-crusted steak

$100 $60

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Admission for Two or Four to a Ladies-Night Event on October 16 from Fun Girls Night Out (Up to 51% Off)

Fun Girls Night Out

Marquee Events Featuring the Gerson Fox Ballroom

Evening of glamor, beauty, fashion, and fun at a Hartford CT country club includes a martini bar, wine tastings, fashion shows, and prizes

$50 $25

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$20 for Tour, Tasting, and Pint Glasses for Four at Thomas Hooker Brewery ($36 Value)

Thomas Hooker Brewery

Bloomfield

Touring and tasting at local microbrewery on Saturday afternoons

$36 $20

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Pub Food at Angry Bull Saloon (45% Off). Two Options Available.

Angry Bull Saloon

Hartford

Crowd-pleasing pub dishes such as California-style fish tacos, burgers topped with barbecue sauce and cheddar, and pulled pork nachos

$20 $11

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$23 for $40 Worth of Japanese and Korean Cuisine at Ichiban Japanese & Korean Restaurant

Ichiban Japanese & Korean Restaurant

Hartford

Japanese and Korean specialties such as beef bulgogi, fresh sushi, and seafood simmered in tableside hot pots

$40 $23

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New American Dinner for Two or Four at New Harvest Restaurant (Up to 42% Off)

New Harvest Restaurant

Beacon Falls

Diners can partake of an eclectic menu of palatable dishes, ranging from ceviche to pan-seared duck breast

$30 $18

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$14 for a Brewery Tour with Tastings for Four at Thimble Island Brewing Company ($28 Value)

Thimble Island Brewing Company

Branford

Craft brewery with four beers on tap, including the signature American Ale and seasonal specialties

$28 $14

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Italian Dinner for Two or Four at Pompeo's Italian Restaurant (50% Off)

Pompeo's Italian Restaurant

Branford

A menu brimming with Italian classics, from baked ziti to zuppa di clams, await dinner diners along with customizable and specialty pizzas

$30 $15

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$5 for $10 Worth of Caf? Sandwiches — Brunello Cafe

Brunello Cafe & Gelato

Branford

Discover what locals are raving about: • $5 for $10 to spend on food • Desserts,crepes, gelato or specialty coffees

$10 $5

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$42 for $80 Worth of American Cuisine and Drinks for Dinner or $20 for $40 for Brunch at Whitfields on Guilford Green

Whitfield's on the Guilford Green

Guilford Center

Whitfield’s floor-to-ceiling windows provide picturesque views, overlooking one of New England’s most historic and beautiful town greens

$40 $20

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$12 for Four Groupons, Each Good for $6 Worth of Fro-Yo at Sweet Frog Premium Frozen Yogurt ($24 Value)

Sweet Frog

Guilford

21 frozen-yogurt flavors including sweet coconut and georgia peach; available in gelato, low-fat, fat free, non-dairy & gluten-free options

$6 $3

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Three or Five Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Drinks at Chasers Bar & Lounge (50% Off)

Chasers Bar & Lounge

Ansonia

Enjoy a beer or cocktail at this sports bar, which features a pool table, dart board, video games, and flat-screen TVs

$10 $5

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$12 for $20 Worth of Italian Carry-Out at The Original Antonio's

The Original Antonio's

Multiple Locations

Thin-crust pies take center-stage dressed in pesto and chicken or clams; other options include house-made ravioli and Tuscan pork chop

$20 $12

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$16.50 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Baked Goods at Eddy's Bake Shop (Up to 45% Off)

Eddy's Bake Shop

Ansonia

Made-from-scratch baked goods such as rye bread, cupcakes, and Hungarian raspberry cookies

$10 $5.50

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$22 for $43 Worth of Pizza — Domino's Pizza

Domino's Pizza - Ansonia

Ansonia

Founded in 1960, Domino's Pizza is the recognized world leader in pizza delivery

$43 $22

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Italian Ice, Gelati, and Frozen Custard Treats at Rita’s of West Haven (Up to 40% Off). Two Options Available.

Rita’s Italian Ice

West Haven

Freshly made Italian ice, seasonal cream ice flavors, old-fashioned custard, and sundaes with limitless toppings

$4 $2.40

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Brazilian Rodizio Service for Two or Four, or Lunch at iD Brazil Churrascaria and Restaurant (Up to 51% Off) 

iD Brazil Churrascaria and Restaurant

West Haven

Choose from more than a dozen cuts of meat, served tableside from a giant skewer; includes unlimited sides, and salads

$30 $15

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Homestyle Cuisine for Dinner for Two or Four at Savin Rock Roasting Company (Up to 54% Off)

Savin Rock Roasting Company

West Haven

Hand-cut steaks from certified Choice Midwest beef; kitchen staff roasts seasoned corned beef, pastrami, roast beef, and turkey overnight

$93.85 $45

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Italian and American Cuisine for Breakfast or Dinner at Nolita Ristorante (40% Off)

Nolita Ristorante

Nolita Ristorante

Eatery uses fresh farm-to-table ingredients to create Italian and American cuisine such as fresh housemade pasta and tuna melt paninis

$20 $12

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Modern American Dinner for Two or Four with Wine and Appetizers at 500 Degrees (Up to 40% Off)

500 degrees

Derby

Chef Manny Sarmiento draws on international influences to create a unique menu of fusion cuisine

$82 $49

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$12 for $24 Worth of Italian Sandwiches, Pizza, and Deli Food at Saldamarco’s Deli

Saldamarco's Deli

Clinton

Italian sandwiches are layered with fresh deli meats and cheeses, plus favorites such as chicken parm, sausage and peppers, and meatballs.

$24 $12

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New Latin Cuisine at Ola Restaurant (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Ola Restaurant

Multiple Locations

New York Times–praised restaurant serves modern Latin small plates, steaks, and seafood alongside tropical drinks

$50 $25

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$16 for $30 Worth of American Food and Ice Cream at The Summer House

The Summer House

Southwick

Year-round shop with up to 24 ice-cream flavors and classic food such as grilled-cheese sandwiches, BLTs, burgers, hot dogs, soup, and fries

$30 $16

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Two-Hour Wine Tasting for Two or Four with Souvenir Riedel Crystal Glasses from GrapesWine.com (75% Off)

GrapesWine.com

Multiple Locations

Wine experts Jim Winston or Jay Boland will lead guests through an entertaining and educational two-hour wine-tasting event

$80 $20

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$15 for $30 Worth of Italian Cuisine for Two or More at Lena's Restaurant

Lena's Restaurant & Banquet

South Windsor

Flowing red curtains and vintage hanging lights set the tone for brick-oven pizzas, mussels, hearty pastas, and veal sautéed in wine

$30 $15

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$12 for Four Groupons, Each Good for $6 Worth of Coffee and Cafe Fare at 226 Jazz Art Java ($24 Value)

226 Jazz Art Java

Windsor

Cappuccinos, espressos, and other coffee drinks match with breakfast sandwiches and pastries in cafe that celebrates local art and music

$6 $3

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Steaks and Seafood for Dinner or Take-Out at CW's Chops ‘n’ Catch (Up to 46% Off)

CW's Chops ‘n’ Catch

Manchester

Eatery transforms local seafood and produce into contemporary American fare; available for weekday dinner or take-out

$50 $27

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$12.50 for $25 Worth of Brick-Oven Pizza for Two at Randy's Wooster St. Pizza Shop

Randy's Wooster St. Pizza Shop

Manchester

Handcrafted pizzas in more than 30 styles include the infamous 22-inch stuffed Challenger pie that appeared on Man Vs. Food

$25 $12.50

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$15 for $30 Worth of Indian Food at India Kitchen

India Kitchen

Manchester

Chefs follow regional Indian recipes and use imported ingredients and clay ovens to compose northern and southern Indian food to enjoy

$30 $15

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Sushi and Asian Cuisine for Two or Four at OKI Asian Bistro (Half Off)

OKI Asian Bistro

Vernon

Menu of Asian cuisine presents choices of sushi, hibachi entrees, rice and noodles, and Thai

$30 $15

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Italian Cuisine for Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner for Two or More at Cafe Mangia (Up to 46% Off)

Cafe Mangia

Colchester

Saucy pastas, tender steaks, and Italian dishes alight on granite tabletops inside or on wraparound porch

$20 $12

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Wine Class with Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Haight-Brown Vineyard (Up to 54% Off)

Haight-Brown Vineyard

Litchfield

Wine tasting matches gourmet chocolates with globally sourced cheese, and includes a keepsake glass

$70 $35

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$11 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Ice Cream at S&S Sweet Treats ($20 Value)

S&S Sweet Treats

Torrington

Sundaes feature ice-cream flavors such as cappuccino crunch, moose tracks, and oatmeal cookie, alongside a menu of soups and sandwiches

$10 $5.50

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Mexican Dinner for Two or Four or Mexican Lunch for Two at Mariachi’s Mexican Restaurant (Up to 51% Off)

Mariachi’s Mexican Restaurant

New Milford

Mexican menu includes black-bean, tortilla, and chicken soup as well as classic burritos, tacos, chimichangas, flautas, and enchiladas

$48.85 $29

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Sandwiches and Wraps at Zach's Deli (Up to Half Off). Two Options Available.

Zach's Deli

Post Road South

Deli sandwiches, wraps, and salads as well as coffee and pastrami and Swiss panini on rye

$10 $5.50

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Surf 'n' Turf at Front Street Station (Up to 52% Off). Four Options Available.

Front Street Station

Greenport

Stuffed shrimp scampi, lobster, filet mignon, bone-in ribeye, gourmet burgers, broiled stuffed flounder, and shrimp and scallop provencale

$50 $25

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$12 for Two Vouchers, Each Valid for $10 Worth of Classic American Breakfast or Lunch at The Tea Kettle ($20 Value)

The Tea Kettle Restaurant

Old Saybrook

Scrambled eggs, buttermilk pancakes, chicken sandwiches on kaiser rolls, black-bean-beef chili, and caribbean chicken wings

$10 $6

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Dueling-Piano Show with Cover, Appetizers, and Wine or Beer for Two or Four at Marisa's Ristorante (50% Off)

Marisa's Ristorante

Trumbull

Every Friday night at 7 p.m., rock and roll pianists battle it out with a bit of comedy at upscale casual restaurant; song requests accepted

$40 $20

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$15 for One Dozen Cakepops at Lizzy's Lollicakes ($30 Value)

Lizzy's Lollicakes

Trumbull

Dozen cakepops; flavors such as vanilla, chocolate, red velvet, funfetti, devils food, lemon, strawberry, carrot, and Oreo

$30 $15

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Chinese Take-Out, or Dinner for Two or More at Bamboo Garden (Up to 43% Off)

Bamboo Garden

Windsor

Mongolian chicken, smoked duck, and a wide range of traditional Chinese noodle dishes

$20 $12

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Pub Dinner at The Cracker Barrel Pub (50% Off)

Cracker Barrel Pub

Tariffville

Classic bar food, including onion straws and 12 oz. new york strip steaks, served in a building dating back to 1870

$40 $20

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The menus at Sakimura's two locations change regularly in order to incorporate the freshest seasonal ingredients and the chefs’ newest culinary muses. The Simsbury location is known to intermingle traditional Japanese flavors with contemporary flourishes, with specials taking forms such as foie gras with sweet miso sauce. Both locales’ sushi chefs also invent their own creative rolls, such as a deep-fried Godzilla roll and an Out of Control roll filled with shrimp tempura and topped with seared pepper tuna.

Diners seeking a hot dinner can gather around hibachi grills and watch as chefs sear their choice of shrimp, chicken, scallops, filet mignon, or any number of other gourmet ingredients. The hibachi rooms' smokeless grills and modern yet warm decor combine to create a pleasant dining experience.

496 S Broad St
Meriden,
CT
US

Singled out for having the state's best clam chowder in Connecticut magazine's Best of Connecticut feature, Close Harbour hooks customers with a menu anchored in mouth-watering seafood. Start with crab-and-parmesan-stuffed mushrooms ($7) or pull out your scrimshaw spoon for New England, Manhattan, or Rhode Island clam chowder ($4/cup). Filet of sole stuffed with lump blue-crab meat ($18) reconciles the sea's two most notorious enemies, and swordfish cipolla parries a seasoned swordfish steak with a heaping helping of caramelized onions ($17). Resist flatware hegemony by getting your hands on a toasted roll topped with butter-sautéed lobster (market price), or give in to the powerful lettuce lobby with a pan-seared sea-scallop salad ($14). Any fish in the joint can also be baked, grilled, broiled, fried, or seared and plated with stir-fried veggies for $15.

959 Meriden Waterbury Tpke
Plantsville,
CT
US

A smorgasbord of sandwiches, pizzas, burgers, and salads fills patrons' paunches at Silver City Sports Bar and Grill. Start by lassoing some hog wings—mini pork shanks doused in barbecue sauce ($8.95/three)—or polish off a royal helping of Prince Edward Island mussels, steamed in white wine and garlic butter sauce ($9.95). With mouth muscles warmed up, incisor-attack the crown jewel king steak, a one-pound T-bone steak drizzled with roasted garlic butter and served with a court of vegetables ($23.95). The cedar-roasted Atlantic salmon sates seafaring stomachs ($17.95), and the black-bean burger stacked with lettuce, tomato, cheese, and spicy aioli wakes up herbivorous sense receptors quicker than a pepper to the eye ($7.95). As you wash down amiable eats with suds from the tap, bask in the glow of 15 large-screen TVs airing sports games and professional wishbone-pulling tournaments.

275 Research Pkwy
Meriden,
CT
US

K. LaMay's Steamed Cheeseburgers charms taste buds with trademark patties, which have garnered a Best Burger ranking from the Record-Journal in 2009, 2010, and 2011 in addition to hearty press coverage. Slices of sharp cheddar cheese migrate from Wisconsin to roost atop beef slabs fresh from the steamers, creating single ($4.50) or double ($6.50) steamed cheeseburgers engineered by vapor king Kevin LaMay and his jovial staff. Diners can veer jaws and dexterous elbows away from the joint's namesake to nosh on a steak sandwich ($4.99) or a dozen chicken nuggets ($3) and repose their meaty treats on crispy beds of fries or onion rings ($2.50). Patrons can prompt bubbly abdominal sensations with sips of locally made Foxon Park sodas ($1.50), which perch in a cooler alongside hunks of the signature cheese available for purchase.

690 E Main St
Meriden,
CT
US

Tabaq Masala Restaurant and Banquet Hall whisks diners away on a pan-Asian sojourn through Indian, Chinese, Pakistani, and Bangladeshi cuisines. In the 100% halal kitchen, chefs spice dishes with fresh chili, pan-fry whole pomfret, and crisp roti flatbread within the clay confines of a tandoori oven. The dining room walls reflect the kitchen’s cultural mélange with a mix of Indian and Chinese artwork, and a private prayer room facilitates diners' devotions. The red carpeting in a spacious banquet hall gives large group celebrations a glamorous atmosphere without smuggling in paparazzi inside chafing dishes.

1843 N Broad St
Meriden,
CT
US

Signature service: Dance Classes

Established: 1992

Reservations/Appointments: Required

Staff Size: 2?10 people

Average Duration of Services: 30?60 minutes

Pro Tip: Wear loose clothes, hair up, and black socks or clean sneakers if you don't have dance shoes. Have fun.

626 E Main St.
Meriden,
CT
US