Food Freebies & Deals: August 16 – 23, 2013

August 16, 2013 by  
Filed under Food, Half Off Deals, Restaurants & Bars

Albuquerque Cheap Eats and Restaurant DealsEnjoy these Albuquerque restaurant deals for the week ahead…

The Starbucks Treat Receipt promo still runs for a couple more days, until August 18. Customers who make a Starbucks purchase in the morning (on any day) can return on the same day after 2 pm with their receipt to get a Grande sized cold drink for $2, plus applicable tax. The $2 deal is on the 16 fluid ounce size of Starbucks cold beverages including iced coffee, teas, and Frappuccinos, at participating locations.

Use this California Pizza Kitchen coupon to get $10 off a $40 order when you include one of their new hand-tossed pizzas in the order. The offer runs until August 26, and you can also find the coupon on the CPK Facebook page if you’d rather.

Use this Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory deal to get 4 caramel apples or candy apples for $12. That’s more than half off the regular value of $26. Plan ahead for Halloween – you can buy 2 certificates for yourself and 2 more as gifts. Buy the Living Social certificate at the link for a limited time, then spend the certificate by December 15, 2013.

Neds Bar & Grill has a Half Price Deal to pay $10 for $20 worth of food and drink. Buy the certificate for a limited time online via Living Social, then spend the certificate at the pub at 2509 San Mateo NE by December 22, 2013.

This Romano’s Grill Coupon at Facebook to score a free entree when you order one of their new Braiser entrees until August 18.

You can also get Half Price Wine at Romano’s Macaroni Grill all summer and at all times until August 25! That’s a sweet deal for wine lovers, with no coupon required. The Summer Uncorked promotion gives you 50% off all wines by the bottle and by the glass.

40% Off at RedBrick Pizza Cafe when you buy the $12 certificate valid for $20 worth of food and drinks (no alcohol.) Buy the certificate for a limited time online via Living Social, then spend the certificate by October 23, 2013. You can buy one for yourself and up to 10 more as gifts.

Get 50% or more off at StreetFood AsiaFox and Hound,   CoolWater Fusion Restaurant Lucia restaurant in Hotel Andaluz, Pasión Latin Fusionand GoPicnic Ready-to-Eat Meals, in half price restaurant and food deals from Groupon.  The certificates are available to purchase for a limited time (some are v-e-r-y limited time or quantity) then spend before the date specified on the deal page.

Thanks to reader Rikki who emailed me with a nice tip if you are heading to Hotel Andaluz for a drink in the bar after work on a Friday evening! Rikki says that Hotel Andaluz hosts the band The T-shirt Philosophers every Friday from 6 pm to 9 pm with no cover charge. Rikki says, “I went with my boyfriend last week, and it sounded really good!”

Regal Cinemas $2 Off a Pizza  using the mobile coupon via Facebook if you’re going to the movies at Regal Cinemas this weekend. The coupon is valid until August 18 – you just plug in your phone number and the coupon is sent to your cell. You don’t print it out – they don’t actually accept it as a printed coupon.

Get $1 off any candy at Cinemark Theatres when you buy a Coca-Cola fountain or frozen drink until August 21, using their Facebook coupon at this link. You have to Like their Facebook page and the coupon can be printed out or shown on your iPhone or other smartphone at participating theatres.

Albuquerque Hopfest Tickets $5 Off. Hopfest is on October 26 at the Isleta Resort & Casino, and you can get an extra $5 off the General Admission and Extra Hoppy Hour advance ticket prices using the promo code PAL when you buy Hopfest tickets online at this Hopfest ticket link by September 3.  With the promo code PAL the discount price for regular admission is $20, with 30 drink tokens for beer sampling starting at 3pm and a souvenir tasting glass. Extra Hoppy Hour tickets are $30 with the code, for 40 drink tokens with sampling starting at 2pm.  There are some ticketing fees. Find more info about this year’s Albuquerque Hopfest here.

Keva Juice 50% off any Yo Keva Yogurts after 7 pm each day at any of the Albuquerque Keva Juice locations. No coupon required! Just make sure you go to Keva Juice from 7 pm.

Kung Fu Cowboy Tea House Cafe BOGO Free Entree using the coupon. Get a free entree when you buy one entree and two drinks;  the coupon (via Premium Shopping Guide) is valid until September 30.  The same link gets you a 2 oz. of free tea (loose-leaf) when you buy 4 oz.

Half Off Hacienda del Rio in Old Town (formerly La Hacienda) with the deal to pay $20 for $40 worth of New Mexican food and drink. Get the offer via Living Social for a limited time, and use the certificates until November 30, 2013.

Pelican’s Restaurant & Bar Coupons Get a free appetizer or dessert when you buy two entrees, or get a three course meal for two people for $46.95. There’s also a coupon for a $15.95 Early Bird special every day from 5 pm – 6:30 pm. The coupons via Premium Shopping Guide are valid until September 30, 2013.

Flying Star Cafe’s Burger ’n’ Shake deal Buy a burger and get a milkshake for $2 in this limited time summer deal. (I think this is even cheaper than it was last summer in the same promo – I recall it was $3 last year!)

Grab these Del Taco Facebook Freebies which include coupons for a free Carnitas Taco Al Carbon and a free Egg and Cheese Burrito. In both cases you need to buy any beverage, and you have to Like their Facebook page to get the coupons.

La Salita 50% Off an Entree when you buy another entree, or get 25% off any one menu item, both using the coupons courtesy of Valpak. La Salita Mexican restaurant has been serving locals for 35 years, they’re on Eubank Boulevard NE. As always, check the fine print for details.

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Get a free personalized photo mug at this York Photo link, using the coupon code MYMUG. The free 11 oz mug is worth $9.99 and the offer runs until August 31.  Shipping is not included with the freebie.


At Long John Silver’s get a free half gallon of Silver’s Tea when you buy a 12 or 16 piece family meal.

Get Half Off Sonic Shakes after 8 pm every day. The deal on the real ice cream shakes at Sonic Drive-Ins runs through summer.

Use this printable Wienerschnitzel coupon for $1 off a Pastrami Sandwich to December 31, 2013.

NOTE: Not all locations may be participating in all offers – call ahead if you want to be sure.

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