Food & Drink in Montgomery Village

$9.99 for a Triple D Burger Combo with Fries and a Drink at BGR The Burger Joint ($15.77 Value)

The Burger Joint

Multiple Locations

Crowd-favorite burger topped with bacon, fried egg, cheese, and grilled jalapenos comes to the menu full time

$15.77 $9.99

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$13 for $25 Worth of Thai Food and Drinks for Two at Tara Thai

Tara Thai

Gaithersburg

Traditional Thai curries accompany seafood specialties such as crispy whole flounder and garlic shrimp

$25 $13

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Hookah with Two or Three Flavors at Hookah Alibaba (Up to 57% Off)

Hookah Alibaba

Gaithersburg

Puff exotic hookah flavors with friends from bubbling water pipe

$34 $17

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Two or Four Italian Entrees and Glasses of House Wine for Dinner at Luna Italia Restaurant (Up to 48% Off)

Luna Italia

Gaithersburg

Classic Italian entrees, such as lasagna, spaghetti carbonara, shrimp scampi, and chicken picatta, pair with glasses of house wine

$55.90 $29

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One 6-, 7-, or 8-Inch Signature Fruit Cake at Classic Bakery (Up to 34% Off)

Classic Bakery

Gaithersburg

Signature fruit cake prepared with fresh dairy, fruits, and ingredients such as flour, egg, sugar, strawberry puree, and vanilla extract

$21 $15

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$15 for $30 Worth of Indian Cuisine at Thayekari Indian Bistro

Thayekari Indian Bistro

Germantown

Spicy curries, ginger-infused tiger shrimp, and chicken cooked in a traditional Indian oven

$30 $15

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$17 for $30 Worth of Dinner and Drinks at India Palace Bar & Tandoor

India Palace Bar & Tandoor

Germantown

Tandoor chicken, biryani rice, goat and lamb curries, and paneer simmering in a flavorful spinach blend

$30 $17

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$16 for $30 Worth of Traditional Taiwanese Food at Bob's Noodle 66

Bob's Noodle 66

Central Rockville

Baby shrimp, sea cucumber in a brown sauce, and bamboo shoots with shredded pork fold into a menu of traditional Taiwanese dishes

$30 $16

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Five Groupons, Each Good for One Medium Smoothie or Juice at Robeks (51% Off)

Robeks

Multiple Locations

Smoothies pack in ripe fruits, natural yogurts, and optional boosts for healthy drinks which make a great gift during the holidays

$6.79 $3.40

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$17 for $30 Worth of Gastropub Lunch for Two at Quench

Quench

North Potomac

Lunch menu includes mini crab balls, sesame noodle salads, chicken and waffles, barbecue meatloaf burgers, salmon BLTs, and sliders

$30 $17

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Italian Dinner for Two or Take-Out from That's Amore (Up to 36% Off)

That's Amore

Rockville

Italian favorites made fresh daily include fettuccine alfredo, chicken marsala, and thin-crust pizza

$45 $29

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Classic American Diner Food for Dine-In or Takeout at Ted's 355 (Up to 47% Off)

Ted's 355

Rockville

Philly steak wrap, spicy Cajun chicken strip panini, tuna salad melt, buffalo chicken wrap, gyros, fettuccini, and steak and cheese sub

$30 $16

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$12 for $20 Worth of Food, Valid Monday-Friday at Blue Star House of Beef, Burgers, and BBQ

Blue Star House of Beef, Burgers, and BBQ

Rockville

Chefs dish up certified-kosher Texas barbecue including hand-sliced brisket, fresh ground burgers, and pulled chicken

$20 $12

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Wine Tasting for Two or Four with Souvenir Glasses at The Winery at Olney (Up to 44% Off)

The Winery at Olney

Olney

Sample five locally vinted wines and take home stemless wineglasses

$27 $18

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$19 for $35 Worth of Belgian Cuisine at Mannequin Pis

Mannequin Pis

Olney

The award-winning restaurant features numerous styles of Belgian beers as well as steamed mussels in one of 17 savory broths

$35 $19

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American Cuisine at Highland Inn (Up to 54% Off). Two Options Available.

Highland Inn

Highland

Enjoy American cuisine such as clams casino, dry-aged pork chops, and grilled shrimp and grits

$65 $30

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$25 for $40 Worth of Products at Classic Wines of Great Falls

Classic Wines of Great Falls

Great Falls

The shop stocks its merchandise with an eye toward both quality and quantity

$40 $25

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Mediterranean Food at Bistro LaZeez (Up to 46% Off). Two Options Available.

Bistro LaZeez

Bethesda

Freshly grilled Mediterranean bistro food includes lamb chops, beef kafta, and chicken kebabs with signature zesty BLZ sauce

$35 $19

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$45 for an Indian and Nepalese Meal for Two at Himalayan Heritage ($82 Value)

Himalayan Heritage

Multiple Locations

Biryani, tandoori-baked dishes, and other Indian and Nepalese dishes served amid cultural décor

$82 $45

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Three-Course French Mediterranean Dinner for Two or Four at Brasserie Monte Carlo (Up to 51% Off)

Brasserie Monte Carlo

Bethesda

French Mediterranean dishes such as fettuccine carbonara and braised beef short ribs in a red-wine reduction

$92 $46

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Three-Course Portuguese Prix-Fixe Dinner for Two or Four at Tavira Restaurant (Up to 47% Off)

Tavira Restaurant

Chevy Chase

Fragrant stews, marinated steaks, and fresh seafood dishes introduce palates to the rich culinary history of Portugal

$92 $49

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$21 for $40 Worth of Pub Food at Union Jack's British Pub

Union Jack's British Pub

Bethesda

British and American classics such as burgers, fish ‘n’ chips, and bangers and mash, served in casual atmosphere

$40 $21

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Indian and Nepalese Cuisine for Dine-in at Shangri-La in Bethesda (42% Off)

Shangri-La

Bethesda

Indian and Nepalese cuisine prepared with fragrant spices, housemade marinades, and locally grown fruits and veggies

$24 $14

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$17 for $30 Worth of Persian Cuisine at Kabob Bazaar

Kabob Bazaar

Bethesda

Authentic dishes include chicken and salmon kebabs served with Persian appetizers, side dishes, and homemade desserts

$30 $17

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Greek Dinner and Wine for Two or Four at Yamas (Up to 43% Off

Yamas

Bethesda

Create your own dinner from a mezze such as hummus, an entree of fish or moussaka, and a glass of Greek wine

$75.70 $43

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Precipice Improv at The Silver Spring Black Box Theater on February 6, 7, 13, or 14 (Up to 58% Off)

Precipice Improv Theater

The Silver Spring Black Box Theater

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Improv troupe praised by American University Eagle Review creates a full-length comic play with nothing more than an audience suggestion

$20 $10

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$12 for $20 Worth of Italian-Inspired Pizzeria Fare at Pete’s New Haven Style Apizza

Pete's New Haven Style Apizza

Silver Spring

Massive pies with crisp, chewy crust emerge from stone ovens topped with locally sourced ingredients and housemade meatballs

$20 $12

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$18 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $15 Worth of Vietnamese and Southeast Asian Food at Pho D'Lite

Pho D'Lite

Silver Spring

Health-conscious dishes from all over Southeast Asia include pho and vermicelli bowls—noodles, spices, meat, and hot, richly seasoned broth

$15 $9

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for a Build-Your-Own Plate at Ethio Express Grill (Up to $28.77 Value)

Ethio Express Grill

Silver Spring

Build your own Ethiopian plate by starting with a base of bread, pasta, rice, or greens, before adding protein, sauces, and toppings

$9.59 $5

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West African Cuisine at Dinner at Roger Miller Restaurant (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Roger Miller Restaurant

Silver Spring

West African dishes such as curry goat and traditional stews at a small eatery named for a beloved Cameroonian soccer star

$24 $12

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Vegetarian or Messob Platter for Two at Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant (45% Off)

Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant

Silver Spring

Eatery serves classic vegetarian, lamb and beef dishes alongside injera bread in a community increasingly known for Ethiopian food

$30 $17

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Indian and Nepalese Cuisine for Dine-in at Ghar-E-Kabab (Up to 46% Off)

GhareKabab

Ghar-E-Kabab

Chefs roast marinated meats and organic veggies in a clay tandoor oven, simmer piquant Nepalese curries, and roll out fluffy loaves of naan

$24 $13

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Wine, Hard Cider, and Cheese Tasting and Tour for Two our Four at Great Shoals Winery (Up to 39% Off)

Great Shoals Winery

Colesville

Taste your way through a range of award-winning wines and ciders, all made from local ingredients

$40 $25

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$22 for $40 Worth of Sushi and Japanese Cuisine at Nikko Sushi & Hibachi

Nikko Sushi & Hibachi

Reston

Nigiri sushi and specialty maki rolls complement hibachi meals of teriyaki chicken, steak, and shrimp

$40 $22

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Indian Cuisine and Drinks at Mayuri Indian Cuisine (70% Off). Two Options Available.

Mayuri Indian Cuisine

Reston

Northern and southern Indian cuisine, including fish kebabs barbecued in the tandoor oven, a variety of dosas, and curries with fresh spices

$30 $9

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$29.99 for Indian Dinner for Two Including One Appetizer, Two Entrees and Two Desserts at Cafe Taj (52% Off)

Cafe Taj

McLean

Traditional tandoori dishes and curries served at Indian eatery with fountain and Romanesque columns

$58.43 $28

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Pizza Dinner with Garlic Bread and Salad for Carry-Out or Dine-In from Red Tomato Pizzeria (Up to 47% Off)

Red Tomato Pizzeria

McLean

Large cheesy pizzas covered with basil, ricotta, and other toppings pair with garlic bread and salad to make a hearty meal for families

$37.76 $22

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American Fare for Two at Bennigan's (40% Off)

Bennigan's

Tysons Corner

Irish-influenced menu of burgers, pot roast in a red ale gravy, and baby back ribs

$20 $12

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$22 for $40 Worth of Italian Food for Dinner at Assaggi Osteria

Assaggi Osteria

Mc Lean

Italian chef Domenico Cornacchia creates authentic food in trattoria-style eatery with raves from Viva Tysons and Washingtonian

$40 $22

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$16 for $28 Worth of Gourmet Food — 202 Empanadas

202 Empanadas

Sterling

From the merchant: One dozen assorted gourmet empanadas. Either ready to eat or ready to cook. How convenient is that?

$28 $16

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$22 for $40 Worth of Sushi and Hibachi Cuisine at Otani Japanese Steak & Seafood

Otani Japanese Steak & Seafood

Multiple Locations

Fresh seafood rolled in creative signature sushi rolls, and fire-kissed steak from the hibachi grill

$40 $22

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Pub Food, Drinks, and Pool at First Break Sports Bar & Grill (45% Off). Two Options Available.

First Break Sports Bar & Grill

Sugarland Run Shopping

Newly rehabbed sports bar with granite bar tops and hardwood floors serves food until 2 a.m. as players compete on 9-ft. Diamond pool tables

$20 $11

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Hawaiian-Inspired Meal for Two or Four at Mahalo Cove (63% Off)

Mahalo Cove

Cascades Marketplace

Tempura shrimp, mahi-mahi sandwiches, and Polynesian pork tacos at a tiki-themed restaurant with 11-foot widescreen TVs

$49.28 $18

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Cafe Lunch for Two or Baked Goods at Sweet Cakes Bakery (Up to 49% Off)

Sweet Cakes Bakery

Dulles Trade Center

Pulled-pork sandwiches pair with espresso and decorated cookies; rounding out the baked-goods selection are cakes, pies, and cupcakes

$29.48 $15

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Indian Dinner for Two, or Carry-Out at SupperClub of India (Up to 53% Off)

SupperClub of India

Herndon

Authentic Indian cuisine such as pickled boneless chicken, jumbo prawns marinated in mint and spices, and mango lassis

$30 $14

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$100 for $150 Worth of Party Food or Catering at Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom

Northern Virginia

Stone-baked pizzas, hoagies, and calzones served in a fun, creative environment; vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and kids’ options available

$150 $100

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$20 for $40 Worth of Turkish and Mediterranean Cuisine

TurCuisine

Herndon

Turkish meals of grilled halloumi, hummus, and spicy, succulent doner kebab served amid streamlined, modern decor

$40 $20

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American Meals with Appetizers for Two or Four, or $23 for $40 Worth of Takeout from Houlihan's

Houlihan's

Herndon

Seafood and burgers with American-comfort-food, Asian, and Italian influences; gluten-free options

$50.85 $23

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Chinese Lunch or Dinner for Two at Hunan East Restaurant (Up to 47% Off)

Hunan East Restaurant

Fox Mill

Classic Chinese dishes as well as Japanese sushi and Thai noodles served inside a slick eatery with a full bar

$20 $11

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Brunch for Two or Four with Entrees, Sides, and Waffles at Piero's Corner (47% Off)

Piero's Corner

Piero's Corner - Herndon

Chef Gian Piero Mazzi pairs the regional Italian food of his childhood with brunch staples including decadent waffles or pancakes

$35.80 $19

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Seafood and Fusion Dinner Cuisine at The Ice House Cafe (40% Off). Two Options Available.

The Ice House Cafe

Herndon

Chefs serve oysters and blend American, French, Italian, and Asian flavors to create eclectic helpings of duck, pork, tuna, and crab

$40 $24

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Continental Cuisine for Dinner at Russia House Restaurant (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Russia House Restaurant

Herndon

French-influenced plates of Russian, Georgian, and Continental cuisine savored in upscale dining room

$40 $20

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$17 for $30 Worth of Local Cuisine and Seafood at The V Eatery & Brew House

The V Eatery & Brew House

Beaumeade

With ingredients and beverages sourced from local farms and breweries, chefs craft butternut risotto and herb roasted chicken

$30 $16

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Indian Cuisine at Delhi 6 (47% Off).

Delhi 6

Ashburn Farm

Six seafood specialties, six Chinese-inspired entrees, and eight lamb options; elegant decor with high-backed booths and white tablecloths

$30 $16

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Weekday Lunch Buffet or Indian Meal for Two at Banjara Indian Cuisine (Up to 52% Off). Three Options Available.

Banjara Indian Cuisine

Ashburn Village

Vegetarian curries, lamb cooked with spinach, and shrimp vindaloo served with tandoor-cooked naan

$19.90 $13

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Mexican Cuisine at El Sol Azteca Bar & Grill (48% Off). Two Options Available.

El Sol Azteca Bar & Grill

Dulles

Traditional Mexican dishes served alongside more creative fare, such as sizzling lamb fajitas

$30 $16

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$30 for $45 Worth of Sushi and Teppanyaki Cuisine at Ginza of Tokyo. Groupon Reservation Required.

Ginza Of Tokyo

North Laurel

Amid blazes of fire, teppanyaki grills sear premium meats, seafood, and veggies; chefs create maki rolls and deceptively simple sashimi

$45 $30

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$15 for $30 Worth of Barbecue at RG's BBQ Cafe

RG's BBQ Cafe

North Laurel

Southern barbecue such as pit turkey, pulled pork, and baby back and spare ribs; homemade sides include corn bread and mac ‘n’ cheese

$30 $15

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Up to 40% Off Sandwiches — Shane's Rib Shack - Laurel; Valid Tuesday - Friday 1 PM - 7 PM

Shane's Rib Shack - Laurel

Multiple Locations

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

$10 $6

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Jamaican Fare at The Jerk Pit in College Park (40% Off). Two Options Available.

The Jerk Pit

North College Park

Amid the radiant walls of manor-style home, Jamaican eatery crafts jerk chicken, tofu, pork & seafood beside traditional oxtail & curry goat

$20 $12

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Sandwiches and Salads at New York Deli (50% Off). Two Options Available.

New York Deli

North College Park

New York–style sandwiches, housemade chicken salads, falafel, and wraps made with local pita bread

$10 $5

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Party Cover and Jamaican Buffet for Two or Four at College Park Reggae Fridays (Up to 54% Off)

College Park Reggae Fridays

College Park

Guests dance to reggae and R&B music from live DJs while dining on Caribbean fare from a Jamaican buffet

$60 $30

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Brunch Buffet for Two with Bloody Mary, Mimosa, Coffee, or Tea at Azteca Restaurant and Cantina (Up to 47% Off)

Azteca Restaurant and Cantina

North College Park

Brunch dish buffet, such as huevos rancheros, chicken soup, sweet plantains, paella, talapia in a cancun sauce, and an omelette station

$50.90 $28

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$11 for $20 Worth of Produce — Sahara Date Company

Sahara Date Company

Tysons West

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

$20 $11

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Indian Cuisine at Diya Restaurant, Lounge & Banquet (48% Off). Two Options Available.

Diya Restaurant, Lounge & Banquet

Tysons Central 7

Classic Indian cuisine dishes and specialties slow roasted over slow fire in sealed clay pots in 200-year-old Dumpukht style

$80 $42

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Burgers and Kebabs at Neighbor's Restaurant (40% Off). Two Options Available.

Neighbor's Restaurant

Vienna

Diners enjoy a laid-back lounge and sports-bar environment while digging into cheesy burgers or plates of the restaurant’s specialty—kebabs

$20 $12

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$12 for $20 Worth of Vietnamese Food for Two at Viet Aroma

Viet Aroma

Vienna

Crispy soft-shell crabs, drunken noodles, and other traditional Vietnamese dishes

$20 $12

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Pizza, Pasta, and Drinks at Joe’s Place in Vienna (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Joe's Place Pizza & Pasta

Vienna

Chefs bake crispy thin-crust pizzas & deep-dish Sicilian-style pies, adorning them with fresh seafood, mozzarella & basil

$20 $10

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Thai Food for Dine-In or Carry-Out at I-Thai Restaurant & Bar (Up to 58% Off)

I-Thai Restaurant & Bar

Tysons West

Spicy red, yellow, and green curries and grilled lobster tail with sweet shredded mango

$40 $17

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Pan-Asian Cuisine at Jesse Wong's Asean Bistro (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Jesse Wong's Asean Bistro

Ellicott City

Duck in orange or tea leaves, green chicken curry, braised bean curd, and seafood in garlic sauce from the hands of a Malaysian-born chef

$30 $15

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47% Off Japanese Food and Drinks for Two at Koto Sake Japanese Steak House

Koto Sake Japanese Steak House

Hickory Ridge

Chefs create seafood and steak meals tableside; sushi rolls with asparagus, yellowtail, eel, shrimp tempura, and crab meat

$30 $16

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Mediterranean and American Dinner for Two or Four at Rudy's Mediterranean Grill (Up to 48% Off)

Rudy's Mediterranean Grill

Columbia

Mediterranean dishes such as hummus & spinach pie join internationally eclectic menu of shrimp scampi, pastrami sandwiches & crab cakes.

$60.95 $33

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$12 for $20 Worth of Coal-Oven Pizza, Wings, and Salads at Coal Fire

Coal Fire

Frederick

Pizzas passionately crafted from homemade dough, handmade mozzarella, fresh produce, and original sauces cook in 900-degree coal-fire ovens

$20 $12

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Mexican Cuisine at Baja Fresh (Up to 45% Off)

Baja Fresh

FSK Mall

Flame-grilled flavors of never-frozen chicken and steak fill tacos, burritos, and taquitos made to order with farm-fresh ingredients

$20 $12

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Indian Cuisine at Delhi6 (45% Off)

Delhi6

Ballenger Creek

Restaurant inspired by a region of India renowned for its authentic cuisine features Indian-inspired decor and a warm, rich ambiance

$20 $11

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$39 for One Tapas Plate, Two Signature Glasses, and One Corkscrew at Creek's Edge Winery ($89 Value)

Creek's Edge Winery

Catoctin

Within the walls of a homey, Amish-style structure guests can sip on titillating wines as they nosh on gourmet tapas

$89 $39

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Winery Experience, Tastings, Cheese and Salami Plate, and $15 Gift Card for Two or Four (Up to 48% Off)

Willowcroft Farm Vineyards

Blue Ridge

Scenic winery educates guests about winemaking as they taste samples; gift card can purchase wine accessories

$44 $24

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$12 for $20 Worth of Artisan Cheese and Charcuterie at Red, White & Bleu

Red White & Bleu

Falls Church

International artisan cheeses, including house-marinated feta and cheddar with ale and mustard seed, alongside pâtés and salami

$20 $12

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Half Off Italian Cuisine at Italian Cafe (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Italian Cafe

Falls Church

Chefs whip up pizzas, 12 oz. portions of Angus steak, and mussels over linguine

$40 $20

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Just Chocolate Palace forges artisan confections brimming with fresh ingredients and ambrosial flavors within a sunny, European-style bakery. Cupcakes take on 13 different bite-sized forms, filling their paper cups with classic cake flavors, such as chocolate, Black Forest, and carrot cake, and fruity selections including lemon, raspberry, and banana. Flourless chocolate cupcakes double the cocoa decadence with a rich and fudgy texture, and the towering swirl of frosting atop the hazelnut cupcake sates chocolate cravings more effectively than shotgunning a gallon of Nutella. Cupcake connoisseurs can order up a dozen confections of a single flavor or opt to mix and match to keep taste buds guessing.

19206 Montgomery Village Ave
Montgomery Village,
MD
US

Even though Portuguese explorers couldn't pronounce the Swahili name for the African bird's eye chili—pili-pili—the sailors fully embraced its flavor shortly after landing in the region known today as Mozambique. Intrigued by the small, fiery pepper, they combined it with aromatic doses of herbs, garlic, and lemon to create the first peri-peri sauce. That sauce eventually became a wildly popular marinade for poultry, and the tasty concoction made its way to South Africa over the next several centuries. There, in 1987, two friends decided to honor this culinary legacy by founding the first Nando's Peri-Peri restaurant. The eatery continued to remain true to its South African roots, even while expanding to encompass locations in 24 countries across four continents.

Beginning with fresh chickens that never see the inside of a kitchen freezer, the chefs furtively marinate the birds in a secret peri-peri sauce for 24 hours before grilling them over an open flame. Diners dictate the heat level of their order, requesting that the grilled chicken arrive relatively mild or that wings be slathered with even more incendiary spices. The succulent chicken can be plated with hearty side dishes—such as Portuguese-style rice with herbs and peppers or peas with mint—or served in the form of a sandwich, wrap, or pita. To complement the menus' African flavors, Nando's worldwide locations collectively feature more than 4,000 pieces of African artwork.

224 Boardwalk Pl
Gaithersburg,
MD
US

BGR The Burger Joint?s burgers start with high-quality ingredients?most importantly, all-natural beef from grain-fed cattle, free to run in the fields and given zero hormones, fillers, or antibiotics. The prime beef is dry-aged, blended, and ground fresh to form patties that are grilled over an open flame, and then placed atop buttery, locally made brioche buns delivered fresh each day. The menu focuses on the Triple D burger topped with an over easy egg, apple wood smoked bacon, grilled jalapeno and cheddar cheese. For nonbeef eaters, the menu's selection of burgers also includes turkey and veggie varieties, as well as The Greek, a seasoned lamb patty topped with tzatziki and feta. Burgers are also available in a lettuce wrap or on a salad in a healthy salad bowl.

Diners can request all of BGR The Burger Joint's freshly made fries?from thick-cut yukon gold potatoes to asparagus fries?be topped with parmesan, rosemary, roasted garlic, or a tiny tiara. The staff hand-spins shakes with Gifford's or Breyers ice cream to create extra-thick treats for finishing off meals, and some shops curate their own selection of bottled vintage sodas and offer beer and wine.

229 Boardwalk Place, Washingtonian Waterfront
Gaithersburg,
MD
US

The Melting Pot transforms date nights and friendly outings into rich, sensory experiences by gathering diners around communal pots of fondue and adorning their tables with sumptuous four-course feasts of cheese, salad, chocolate, and steakhouse fare. Bubbling pots of emmentaler, lager-laced cheddar, and creamy fontina quell urges to engage in skewer swordfights as guests eagerly dip and slather slices of crisp granny-smith apples or crusts of artisanal bread. Creamy peppercorn ranch and decadent burgundy-shallot vinaigrette drape plates of crispy salad greens and roma tomatoes before servers parade out the pièce de résistance—fresh shrimp, sesame-crusted ahi, and succulent slices of filet mignon that bathe in roiling pools of coq au vin and bourguignonne. As a tasty digestif, dessert-savvy diners coat brownies, marshmallows, and unlucky car keys in cauldrons of milk, dark, and white chocolate.

9021 Gaither Rd
Gaithersburg,
MD
US

With locations in six states, 16 Handles is carving out a delicious space for itself in the self-serve frozen-yogurt world. In addition to rewarding customers’ cravings with a rotating daily selection of 16 flavors—each packed with protein, probiotics, and calcium—the healthy-dessert emporium sets itself apart from its competitors through its eco-friendly practices. 16 Handles not only arms its patrons with biodegradable cups and spoons crafted from cornstarch, but it also works with Trees for the Future, an organization that assists global communities in growing trees for agriculture, food, and animal habitat. Through their partnership, 16 Handles has planted 91,284 trees so far, one-quarter of which grow frozen yogurt instead of leaves.

215 Boardwalk Pl
Gaithersburg,
MD
US

Potomac Pizza?s chefs toss and stretch fluffy, nonfat, and cholesterol-free dough into pizzas lauded by the Washington Post for ?returning pizza to its good name? in a world of national chains. The DC-area pizzerias create each pie with freshly-made sauce and a selection of 24 toppings, such as grilled chicken, eggplant, feta cheese, and Canadian bacon. Potomac Pizza?s kitchens also whip up calzones, and other Italian specialties such as lasagna and veal parmesan, served in Potomac?s dining rooms or nestled into boxes for takeout and delivery orders.

625 Center Point Way
Gaithersburg,
MD
US