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The Field Irish Pub & Eatery 3281 Griffin Rd Dania Beach, FL
March 25, 2015
Get a full Irish breakfast for just $11 including authentic black & white pudding.
Seafood Restaurant
Islamorada Fish Company 200 Gulf Way Dania Beach, FL
March 25, 2015
All you can eat fish n’ chips on Fridays for only $13.95.
Himmarshee Public House 201 SW 2nd St Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 25, 2015
Try one of the dishes starring bacon—bacon & corn fritters, bacon wrapped dates, or Mac n’ Cheese with crispy bacon.
BBQ Joint
Jack's Bar-B-Q Smokehouse 500 E Oakland Park Blvd. Oakland Park, FL
March 25, 2015
Combos come w/ corn bread and 2 sides- try the sampler for just $13.75.
New American Restaurant
Seasons 52 2428 E Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 16, 2015
Monday-Friday happy hour means $5 small plates and 52 wines available by the glass—stop by between 4-6:30 pm.
Grill Republic Steaks 817 East Last Olas Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 16, 2015
Get your super fresh custom-cut steak—cut by Grill Republic’s in-house butcher
Gran Forno Bakery 1235 East Las Olas Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 16, 2015
Enjoy your panini on fresh baked Italian bread and finish with one of the dozens of handmade desserts.
Caribbean Restaurant
Ginger Bay Cafe 1908 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, FL
March 16, 2015
Satisfy your Caribbean craving with jerk wraps, burgers, & sliders all for under $10
Salad Place
Toss Up Salads 8616 Griffin Rd. Cooper City, FL
March 10, 2015
Take your pick of gourmet wrap ingredients for your own custom creation from over 40 toppings starting at just $5.99!
Latin American Restaurant
Vila's Mexican & Cuban Cuisine 2027 S State Road 7 Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 10, 2015
Try a little of everything with the Mexican or Cuban platter, each under $20!
BBQ Joint
Georgia Pig 1285 SW 40th Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 10, 2015
Get your fill of BBQ classics like pork, beef & spare ribs with platters all just $12 and under!
Seafood Restaurant
GG's Waterfront Bar & Grill 606 N Ocean Dr Hollywood, FL
March 10, 2015
Substitute classic fries for sweet potato fries or homestead greens with your gourmet sandwich for no extra charge!
O'Malley's Sports Bar 1388 N St Rd 7 Margate, FL
March 2, 2015
Fridays and Saturdays enjoy a $4 breakfast or head back for the late night menu, midnight Sunday-Thursday & 2 am Fridays & Saturdays.
The Pub Pembroke SW 145th Terrace Pembroke Pines, FL
March 2, 2015
Try the English-inspired classics like Fish n’ Chips or Pub Sliders complete with Guinness onions.
Sandwich Place
100 Montaditos 801 S University Dr Plantation, FL
March 2, 2015
Choose from 99 Spanish-inspired, hand-crafted savory tapas and sandwiches.
Sushi Restaurant
Nami Sushi 12711 Miramar Pkwy Miramar, FL
March 2, 2015
Choose from 47 specialty rolls! Swap for brown rice if you are looking for a healthy twist.
Mediterranean Restaurant
Sunrise Pita & Grill 2680 N University Dr Sunrise, FL
February 24, 2015
Choose from a dozen sandwich selections on baguette, pita or lafa all for under $13!
Sandwich Place
Louie K's Club Sandwich 2560 N University Dr Sunrise, FL
February 24, 2015
Get your custom sub, and don’t forget to play some pinball!
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
Green Wave Cafe 5221 W Broward Blvd Plantation, FL
February 24, 2015
Vegan, organic & gluten free food fresh every day!
American Restaurant
Bokamper's Sports Bar & Grill 1280 S Pine Island Rd Plantation, FL
February 24, 2015
Check out the award-winning smokehouse ribs—a full rack for just $16.99!
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