Food & Drink in Norwood

Erin Foley: Lady with Pockets Comedy Tour on January 22 or 24 (Up to 48% Off)

Erin Foley: Lady with Pockets Comedy Tour

Multiple Locations

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Erin Foley brings TV- and club-sharpened skills to the stage, demonstrating an acerbic wit shown on Comedy Central and Conan

$23 $12

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General or VIP Entry for Two to Cincinnati Chocolate Festival (Up to 50% Off)

Cincinnati Chocolate Festival

Cintas Center

Come enjoy chocolate in many forms as you peruse booths, watching demos from celebrity chefs, and sample treats from plenty of vendors

$20 $12

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Chinese Cuisine at Grand Buffet (Up to 47% Off)

Grand Buffet

Cincinnati

Chinese buffet offers food such as Hunan-style chicken, moo shu pork, and vegetable lo mein, as well as à la carte items

$15 $8

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$39 for $50 Worth of Award-Winning Ribs, Chops, and BBQ at Montgomery Inn

Montgomery Inn Inc.

Multiple Locations

Topped with the restaurant’s tomato-based BBQ sauce, Montgomery Inn’s award-winning ribs have delighted diners for more than five decades

$50 $39

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$25 for $40 Worth of Upscale Contemporary American Cuisine for Dinner at Trio Bistro

Trio

Cincinnati

Attentive service in a restaurant that is one part California wine bar and one part Florida coastal bistro

$40 $25

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$12 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $8 Worth of Coffee and Gelato at Urbana Cafe ($24 Value)

Urbana Cafe

Findley Market

Italian-style coffee such as cappuccinos, espresso, lattes, Affogatos, and Caffe Shakeratos served from a mobile bar built from a Vespa Ape

$8 $4

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Juicing Class for 2 or Party for 10 at Sippy Bears Up to 51% Off)

Sippy Bears

Findlay Market

Learn to combine nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables in a juicer or ordinary blender, then taste half a dozen blends

$59 $29

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Bubble Tea Party for 2 or Private Bubble Tea Party for Up to 10 at Swirly Bears (Up to 51% Off)

Swirly Bears

Cincinnati

You can drink tea and indulge in cookies with your friends

$59 $29

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50% Off Frozen Yogurt at Orange Leaf –15 Cincinnati Locations

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt

Multiple Locations

Nearly 70 rotating flavors of frozen yogurt, ready to be sprinkled with any combination of dozens of toppings

$10 $5

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Mediterranean and Turkish Cuisine at Istanbul Cafe (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Istanbul Cafe

Central Business District

Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine includes char-grilled kebabs, hand-prepared baklava, and vegetarian and vegan appetizers

$20 $11

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Dinner Cuisine or Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of American Fare at Diane’s Restaurant (Up to 50% Off)

Diane's Restaurant

Covedale

Mom-and-pop eatery serves homestyle comfort food such as meatloaf, pot roast, and salisbury steaks

$10 $5

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One, Two, or Five Dozen Cupcakes from A Mother's Touch Cakes (Up to 54% Off)

A Mother's Touch Cakes

Farmer's Market

Baker who uses 10% of every purchase to feed people in need whips up gourmet cupcakes, including gluten-free, sugar-free, and vegan options

$30 $15

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Italian and American Comfort Food at Meatball Kitchen (50% Off)

Meatball Kitchen

Cincinnati

Inventive menu starts with beef, turkey, spicy pork, or vegetarian meatballs, which can top pasta, salads, or decorate sandwiches

$14 $7

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One or Three Groupons, Each Good for $14 Worth of Calzones and Crepes at Doughby's - Cincinnati (57% Off)

Doughby's - Cincinnati

Cincinnati

Get 1 of 50 meat- and veggie-filled calzones, 1 of 26 sweet and savory crepes, a salad, or wings

$14 $6

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One, Two, or Three Dozen Regular Cupcakes or Cookies at Sweets By LaDawn (Up to 54% Off)

Sweets By LaDawn

Cincinnati

Baker creates custom cookies and cupcakes, with flavors such as red velvet and classic white, and frosting like chocolate buttercream

$23.40 $12

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$12 for $20 Worth of Pizza and Sandwiches at Tusculum Grille

Tusculum Grille

East End/Columbia Tusculum

Italian-style thin-crust specialty pizzas such as buffalo chicken, veggie, and vegan veggie

$20 $12

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$24 for $40 Worth of French Cuisine at La Petite France

La Petite France

Evendale

Golden-hued walls and stained-glass murals frame meals of sweet crepes, seared sea bass, and duck in a sauce of port and cherries

$40 $24

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Frozen Treats at Rhino’s Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve (50% Off)

Rhino’s Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve

Cincinnati

Friendly staffers serve frozen yogurts rich in calcium and probiotics, along with sorbet, Italian ice, and soft-serve ice cream

$10 $5

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$20 for $40 Worth of Wine Accessories and Gifts at Meier's Wine Cellars

Meier's Wine Cellars

Silverton

All kinds of accessories for the oenophile, including corkscrews and gift bags, as well as sparkling juices and locally made jewelry

$40 $20

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Growler Packages with Glasses and Snacks at Growler Stop (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Growler Stop

Newtown

Fill up a 64 oz. or 32 oz. growler with your favorite beer from brewers such as Fifty West and MadTree; root-beer growlers also available

$17 $10

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Steakhouse Dining For Two or Four at Prime 47 (Up to 41% Off). Two Options Available.

Prime 47

Central Business District

Delmonico ribeyes and wagyu beef are just a few of the gems on this menu, which focuses on quality meat and seafood

$50 $30

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$11 for $20 Worth of Chinese Food at Rong Tan's

Rong Tan's

Withamsville

Owned by the sons of a renowned Chinese chef, Rong Tan’s serves meticulously prepared chicken, seafood, beef, and vegetable entrees

$20 $11

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Authentic Indian Cuisine at Akash India Restaurant (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Akash India Restaurant

Central Business District

Diners can feast on a variety of authentic Indian dishes, such as chicken curry, lamb vindaloo, and aloo saag

$16 $8

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Asian Cuisine and Sushi at Aroma Restaurant and Sushi (50% Off).

Aroma Restaurant and Sushi

Kenwood

Chicken lettuce wraps, teriyaki platters, and Sunday Morning and Volcano rolls

$50 $25

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Japanese Food at Iron Chef Grill (40% Off). Two Options Available.

Iron Chef Grill

Symmes Township

Hibachi chefs grill shrimp, salmon, and calamari steak with theatrical flair at tableside grills

$50 $30

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Two or Four Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at Red Mango (50% Off)

Red Mango

Cincinnati

Indulge in all-natural, award-winning frozen yogurt in nearly 50 flavors

$10 $5

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$11 for $20 Worth of Mexican Food at Maya Mexican Restaurant

Maya Mexican Restaurant

Deerfield

Entrees range from tacos filled with sausage, tongue, and pork to tortas, pozole, gorditas, and more

$20 $11

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$12 for $25 Worth of Sushi and Hibachi at Fuji Steak House

Fuji Steakhouse

Oakley

Chefs show their chops tableside, grilling gourmet meats from steak to scallops hibachi style or hand-crafting sashimi and sushi

$25 $12

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$11 for $22 Worth of Indie Street Food for Breakfast and Lunch at Grecos

Grecos

Cincinnati

Chefs create Indie street food with items such as tacos, sandwiches, salads, and more

$22 $11

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Standup with Bottomless Sodas for Two at Funny Bone Comedy Club & Restaurant (Up to 51% Off)

Funny Bone Comedy Club & Restaurant

Funny Bone Comedy Club & Restaurant

Established headliners and emerging comics incite guffaws at a popular comedy-club franchise

$61.50 $30

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Mexican Cuisine at La Mexicana Restaurant (Up to 45% Off). Three Options Available.

La Mexicana Restaurant

Newport

Mexican restaurant offers food with fresh ingredients and authentic meats in tortas, quesadillas, tamales, and 20 different taco options

$20 $11

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Pub Food at Sis's on Monmouth (Up to 58% Off). Two Options Available.

Sis's on Monmouth

Newport

Diners choose from pub favorites such as Back Porch cheese fries with mozzarella, cheddar, bacon, and ranch, and wings in a choice of sauces

$20 $9

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Authentic Mexican Dinner for Two or Four at Anita's Mexican Bar & Grill (Up to 54% Off)

Anita's Mexican Bar & Grill

Fort Thomas

Classic Mexican dishes such as enchiladas and taco platters pair well with ice cold cervezas and tasty margaritas

$40.76 $20

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Korean Food at Riverside Korean Restaurant (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Riverside Korean Restaurant

Covington

Spicy vegetables and grilled seafood alongside adventurous meals such as pork belly with kimchi, gal bi, or dolsot bibimbap

$20 $12

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Subs and Salads at Sub Station II (Up to 51% Off). Three Options Available.

Sub Station II

Fort Wright

Sandwiches come in Italian, club, and classic varieties such as The Ultimate with ham, turkey, and roast beef, and salads like the antipasto

$8 $4

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$11 for $20 Worth of Gourmet Beef, Turkey, and Black-Bean Burgers at WhackBurger

WhackBurger

Covington

Char-broiled patties in varieties such as jalapeño-barbecue and fried green tomato, served with house-made ketchup and fresh-cut fries

$20 $11

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American Food at Bambooz Bar & Grill (Up to 50% Off).

Bambooz Bar & Grill

Wilder

Now celebrating 3 years, vast bar menu features Angus burgers, Bambooz wraps, jumbo wings, steak hoagies, pizzas, tacos & fried appetizers

$14 $7

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$12 for Four Groupons, Each Good for One Coffee Drink at Reality Tuesday Cafe ($20.36 Total Value)

Reality Tuesday Cafe

Multiple Locations

Organic, fair-trade coffee from Cincinnati-based roaster Seven Hills pairs with homemade pastries and cheesecake

$5.09 $3

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$7 for $13 Worth of Fish and Chips — Fish & Fowl

Fish & Fowl

Covington

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

$13 $7

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$11 for $20 Worth of Pub-Style Food at Zazou Grill & Pub

Zazou Grill & Pub

Covington

Diners dig into pub eats, such as pretzel pillows with queso blanco dipping sauce, cheeseburgers topped with bacon and egg, and calzones

$20 $11

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$11 for Five Coffee Drinks at Blend Coffee ($20.25 Value)

Blend Coffee

Covington

Community-focused cafe serves up premium coffee drinks, plus from-scratch fare such as sandwiches, breakfast popovers, and barbecue tacos

$20.25 $11

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$11 for $20 Worth of Diner Food at Rima's Diner

Rima's Diner

Covington

Inside a recently renovated, 1950s-themed Covington location, enjoy classic diner plates and homemade desserts

$20 $11

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American Grill Fare at Tickets Sports Cafe (45% Off).

Tickets Sports Cafe

Covington

Chefs prepare classic American grill fare that's served in former firehouse with pool tables, darts, and plenty of TVs for sports games

$20 $11

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Dine-In or Take-Out Mediterranean Food at Cafe Mediterranean (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Cafe Mediterranean Cincinnati

Blue Ash

Tender chunks of baby lamb, beef, and seafood marinated in a blend of Mediterranean spices and slow roasted on skewers

$40 $20

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$8 for $15 Worth of Creole and Cajun Food for Two at J. Gumbo's

J. Gumbo's

Blue Ash

Eatery serves creole and Cajun cuisine such as spicy Voodoo chicken nachos, crawfish étouffée, red beans and rice, and white chili

$15 $8

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Italian Cuisine at Lunch for Two at Ferrari’s Little Italy and Bakery (Up to 53% Off). Two Options Available.

Ferrari's Little Italy and Bakery

Madeira

Family-recipe Italian food, gelato, fresh-baked focaccia bread, and homemade pizzas served amid rustic exposed-brick walls and outdoor patio

$20 $11

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Winery-Tour Package with Cheese Platter for Two or Four at Baker-Bird Winery (Up to 52% Off)

Baker-Bird Winery

Augusta

Historical tour of 150-year-old antebellum winery that houses Kentucky varietals such as vidal blanc and cabernet franc

$30 $15

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Maki Rolls, Nigiri, and Sashimi at Sushi Samurais (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Sushi Samurais

West Chester

Diced salmon, masago, and avocado top hawaiian rolls; smoked salmon pairs with eel sauce; fresh tobiko and scallops are served nigiri style

$20 $10

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Sandwiches for Two or Four at Monk's Kitchen (Up to 47% Off)

Monk's Kitchen

Harrison

More than 25 different hot and cold sandwich combinations, all served on french and whole-wheat bread made fresh daily

$19.95 $11

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Japanese Food, Hibachi, and Sushi for Dine-In or Carryout at Miyako Sushi & Steakhouse (Up to 43% Off)

Miyako Sushi & Steakhouse

Crescent Springs

Hibachi chefs flip seafood or steak on 10 hibachi grills and roll fresh ingredients into sushi bundles in front of diners

$30 $17

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Dine-In or Carryout at A Fine Taste of India (Up to 45% Off)

A Fine Taste of India

Erlanger

This Indian restaurant features a variety of traditional vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes customized to your preferred spice level

$20 $11

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$10 for $20 Worth of Pizza, Subs, and Drinks for Dine-In Service at Mio’s Pizzeria

Mio's Pizzeria

Miami

Original-crust pizza topped with wholesome cheese and tangy tomato sauce, along with hoagies, calzones, and stuffed pizza

$20 $10

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$11 for $20 Worth of Italian Food at Fairfield Pizza & Pasta Company

Fairfield Pizza & Pasta Company

Fairfield

Baked ziti and ravioli accompany signature pizzas such as the Deluxe, with pepperoni, bacon, sausage, and mushrooms

$20 $11

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

The Murder Mystery Company

Old Spaghetti Factory

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

$60 $29

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One or Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at Yo-Yo’s Premium Frozen Yogurt (Up to 50% Off)

Yo-Yo’s Yogurt

Independence

12 rotating flavors of frozen yogurt, from pink lemonade to candy bar smash, customized with a choice of more than 40 toppings

$10 $5

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$9 for Two Deli Sandwich, Wrap, or Panini Combos at Beans ($18.56 Value)

Beans

Dry Ridge

Pair lunch fare such as club sandwiches or Cuban paninis with three bean bite mini donuts, a drink, and kettle-style chips

$18.56 $9

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$11 for $20 Worth of Contemporary International Tapas at Relish Modern Tapas

Relish Modern Tapas

Deerfield

Small plates of Spanish classics alongside internationally inspired tacos, flatbreads, and specialties served in a sleek dining room

$20 $11

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$5 for $10 Worth of Sports-Bar Food — Louie's Taphouse

Louie's Taphouse & Grille

Mason

Buy an order of eight wings, choose any sauce, and pair with onion rings or fries

$10 $5

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$15 for $30 Worth of Pan-Asian Cuisine and Drinks at Dinner Sunday–Thursday or Any Day at Dao Modern Asian Cuisine

Dao Modern Asian Cuisine

Deerfield

Chefs stir-fry mongolian beef and hibachi shrimp on a huge teppanyaki grill, roll up 30 varieties of sushi, and simmer fragrant thai curries

$30 $15

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One Dozen Large Cupcakes or Two Dozen Mini Cupcakes at Jojo’s Cupcakes and More (Half Off)

Jojo's Cupcakes and More

Hamilton

Gourmet treats range from an Elvis-inspired peanut butter banana cupcake to a vanilla cupcake sprinkled with edible pearls

$33 $16.49

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$8 for $15 Worth of Frozen Yogurt — Hamilton Yogurt City

Hamilton Yogurt City

Hamilton

Self-serve yogurt machines pour out creamy swirls of a variety of fro-yo flavors

$15 $8

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Wine and Dinner Package for Two or Four at Elk Creek Vineyards (Up to 55% Off)

Elk Creek Vineyards

Owenton

Drink Kentucky wines while sampling entrees such as Macedonia Greek salads or Caesar chicken subs; take-home glasses with the vineyard logo

$53.98 $27

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Pub Food and Pool Games at Whiskey Barrel Bar (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Whiskey Barrel Bar

Springboro

Saloon entertains with trivia, and pool and serves pub food and drinks from a fully stocked bar

$20 $10

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One Coffee Drink and Breakfast Item, or 3 $10 Café Vouchers at Heather's Coffee and Café (Up to 58% Off)

Heather's Coffee and Café

Springboro

Four drip roasts and eight specialty coffees pair with classic breakfast items and lunchtime sandwiches and salads

$11.95 $5

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$10 for $20 Worth of Pizzas, Sandwiches, and Pasta at Captain 9’s

Captain 9's

Germantown

Pizza, pasta, Hershey's ice cream, and subs in a diner decorated with authentic firefighter suits

$20 $10

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American Cuisine at KJ's Restaurant (45% Off). Two Options Available.

KJ's Restaurant

Germantown

Neighborhood diner serves meals of American comfort food, from pancake stacks and hash browns for breakfast, and brisket or ribs at dinner

$10 $5.50

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$9 for $20 Worth of Indian Cuisine for Dinner at Kohinoor Indian Cuisine

Kohinoor Indian Cuisine

Orange

Variety of meat-filled, vegetarian, and vegan Indian dishes, including lamb and goat specialties and dishes cooked in the tandoor oven

$20 $9

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Two Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at Soyo Yogurt ($20 Total Value)

Soyo Yogurt

Centerville

Georgia peach, extreme chocolate, pomegranate raspberry, and dozens of other premium flavors ready to be loaded with candy toppings

$10 $6.50

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$11 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Asian Cuisine at Saigon Asian Bistro ($20 Total Value)

Saigon Asian Bistro

Lewis Center

Eatery dishes out Vietnamese and Chinese-American food, such as pho, kung pao, stir-fried veggies, citrus orange beef, and shrimp fried rice

$10 $5.50

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$18 for $30 Worth of Mexican Dinner and Drinks for Two at La Pinata

La Pinata

Centerville

Mexican dishes prepared with fresh ingredients, including chipotle sauce covered dishes, a house recipe cheese sauce, and salsa

$30 $18

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Pub Food and Non-Alcoholic Drinks at Chappy's Tap Room & Grille (Up to 45% Off)

Chappy's Tap Room & Grille

Moraine

Slow-smoked baby-back ribs crown a menu that touches on Cajun favorites, steak, and comfort food

$20 $11

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$14 for $20 Worth of Cheesesteaks, Burgers, Gyros, and More at Steak Thyme

Steak Thyme Cheesesteak & More

Kettering

Cooks take the classic Philly dish to a new level by infusing their steaks—as well as burgers and gyros—with house-made thyme seasoning

$10 $7

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$18 for 16 Pieces of Assorted Printed Chocolate at Signature Confections ($32.50 Value)

Signature Confections

Beavercreek

In honor of Groupon's fifth birthday, confectioners craft fill a box with assorted Belgian chocolates printed with a limited-edition image

$32.50 $18

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $8 Worth of Food and Drinks at Busy Bee Cafe ($24 Value)

Busy Bee Cafe

Beavercreek

Specialty coffee drinks such as cappuccino and caramel macchiato pair with baked goods prepared by local entrepreneurs

$8 $5

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Fondue Meal for Two or Four at The Melting Pot (Up to 49% Off)

The Melting Pot

Dayton

Diners munch on salads before cooking entrees fondue-style at the table in one of four styles, including herb-infused burgundy wine

$60.75 $32

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$11 for $20 Worth of Mexican Food at Adobe Gila's

Adobe Gila's

Beavercreek

Mexican menu includes refreshing 64-ounce margaritas, gooey quesadillas, juicy burgers, and sizzling fajitas

$20 $11

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Mexican and Latin American Food and Drinks at Salsa's (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Salsa's

Riverside

Eatery serves Mexican food as well as signature Colombian and Venezuelan dishes and hosts salsa dancing on weekends

$20 $11

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One or Three Groupons for Fro-Yo or Dizzy Frogs at Bad Frog Frozen Yogurt (Up to 50% Off)

Bad Frog Frozen Yogurt

University Park

More than 20 flavors of yogurt and frozen custard, plus Dizzy Frogs, which blend toppings into frozen yogurt

$8 $4

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$11 for $22 Worth of Burgers, Steaks, and Wings at Upper Deck Tavern

Upper Deck Tavern

Moraine

Chili burgers topped with housemade chili and 8 oz. flat iron steaks highlight a menu of American food

$22 $11

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Back in the 1950s, the founder of Angilo?s Pizza, Al Jones, used the skills he cultivated while working in a bakery to create his very own recipe for pizza crust and hoagie buns. Today, whether in Ohio, Kentucky, or Indiana, each and every family owned and operated Angilo?s location carries on Al's legacy by using those very same recipes with reasonable prices. The chefs sustaining that tradition hand toss the dough for their large- and medium-sized pizzas before layering them with a bevy of fresh cheese and toppings and Al?s homemade secret sauce?for which CIA agents don't even have clearance. They use fresh-baked hoagie rolls to stuff turkey, ham, beef, and cheese on their special double-decker sandwiches, of which there are 15. Because each Angilo?s Pizza location is individually owned, proprietors might also add in a few of their own specialties to the menu, such as Cincinnati-style chili or buffalo-chicken sandwiches.

2649 Robertson Ave.
Cincinnati,
OH
US

As a young Lebanese man living in Cincinnati, Andy Hajjar found himself longing for the tahini, mint, and feta flavors of his family’s home cooking. Once his mother and brother joined him in the US, the three of them decided to start a deli. Their corner establishment quickly burgeoned into an award-winning restaurant, Andy’s Mediterranean Grill, where they continue to share family recipes without asking relatives to adopt every diner first. Their talent with seasoning lamb—which they grind, chop, marinate, and even serve tartar, if a diner orders in advance—landed Andy on WCPO Channel 9, where he showed the audience how to make lamb burgers. When preparing skewers of charbroiled tenderloin, cilantro-flavored sea scallops, and flatbread pizzas, the kitchen also relies on fresh ingredients and house marinades. Diners can also sip dozens of beers or wines, including some from Lebanon, Israel, and Turkey, as they relish the old-fashioned coziness of a wood-burning stove and the modern joys of a flat-screen television. On weekend evenings, belly dancers appear, and on any evening guests can lounge on black-and-red striped cushions in the wood-paneled hookah room. The Hajjars also sell marinades, salad dressing, and Turkish coffees through Andy’s International Market, which helps customers stock the pantry in their own apartment, home, or sandcastle.

906 Nassau St
Cincinnati,
OH
US

La Petite France's proprietor, Daniele Crandall, grew up in France, where she spent her youth working in family restaurants before emigrating to the United States in 1964. She stayed in touch with her roots by teaching French to students before eventually deciding that it was time to return to the kitchen with her family members.

Today, they bustle among pots of steaming port with sun-dried tomatoes—which will become a demi-glace for duck—and crackling skillets of salmon, endives, shallots, and white wine. They plate filet mignon and pâté that the Cincinnati Enquirer said “has a nice rustic texture, more like a fine meatloaf than a liver pâaté, with a hint of clove or allspice. Little sour cornichon pickles accompany it, just as they do in thousands of bistros and restaurants all over France.” Beneath glittering chandeliers, the glow of fireplaces dances across tables clad in white tablecloths, like a maitre d’ who forgot his uniform. A stained-glass mural depicts the idyllic charm of Peillon in Provence, France, as diners sup on three-course dinners, enjoy tastings of California wines, or sip cocktails and listen to live music during catered banquets.

3177 Glendale Milford Rd
Cincinnati,
OH
US

At It’s Just Crepes, you’re encouraged to eat with your hands. That’s because every crepe on the menu is folded into what Soapbox Cincinnati calls "a convenient to-go style," eliminating the need for knives, forks, or tiny plate-side catapults. Instead, diners bite straight into the golden-brown bundles, which are stuffed with fillings both savory and sweet. The smoky BLT, for instance, oozes with pepperjack cheese and chipotle mayo, while sweet crepes pack in classic flavors such as Nutella, strawberries, and brown sugar. Utensils can come in handy, however, when attacking one of the eatery’s fresh salads, which meld fresh spinach, chopped romaine, and other greens with diced veggies, cheese, dried fruit, and slices of meats.

Co-owner Keven Paizannoglou founded the first It’s Just Crepes with his wife and partner, Karrah, after realizing how much he missed the crepes he’d enjoyed in his native Greece. Now, more than 20 employees serve up the delectable treats from three trendy dining spots decorated with blue and orange hues and contemporary white furnishings.

39 E Court St
Cincinnati,
OH
US

Armed with an army of innovative and certified shutterbugs, Olan Mills Portrait Studio provides families with high-quality portraits, continuing a mission that was established more than 75 years ago by founder Olan Mills Sr. Skilled in the art of capturing infants, children, families, and bunny-ears-giving ghost orbs on film, Olan Mills’s experienced smile snappers will take a series of poses amid a variety of backgrounds and lighting options. The studio is equipped with a selection of props—including numbers for birthdays, toys, and boxes—and patrons may bring their own photo-enlivening items from home. The resulting photos find their way to prints in natural color, black and white, or sepia tones; they can also be immortalized in the studio's signature Old Masters style, a canvas brushed with highlights to recreate look of an oil painting. Like the gentlemanly mariners of ages past with their full schedule of sea-battles, the photographers welcome appointments, but do not require them.

6550 Harrison Ave
Cincinnati,
OH
US

The chefs at Blue Elephant Restaurant craft Thai curries, Japanese sushi, and Italian pasta dishes, tying them all together with the common thread of fresh ingredients and careful preparation. They specially order ingredients that are not available locally to ensure that each dish contains the freshest possible items. Basil leaves flavor the Thai-style basil chicken, and cashews add salt and crunch to mango chicken. Within sushi rolls, thinly sliced fish such as tuna and salmon complement the silky texture of cream cheese and avocado.

Prior to establishing the restaurant, the owners committed themselves to observing environmentally responsible building practices. As a result, the entire building is constructed from sustainable and recyclable materials. Energy-efficient light bulbs illuminate the dining room, and a geo-thermal heating and cooling system regulates the temperature. On stormy days, an onsite pond directs raindrops into the soil, preventing them from falling into a gutter or discarded chip bag.

2912 Wasson Rd
Cincinnati,
OH
US