Food Freebies & Deals: August 2 – 9, 2013

August 2, 2013 by  
Filed under Food, Half Off Deals, Restaurants & Bars

Albuquerque Cheap Eats and Restaurant DealsWe’ve got lots of Albuquerque restaurant deals for the week ahead… enjoy!

The Starbucks Treat Receipt promo runs 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.

Starbucks also has a coupon for Buy One Get One Free Valencia Orange Starbucks Refreshers on their Facebook page, valid until August 3 on any size.

Domino’s Pizza 50% Off Any Pizza when you make an online order until August 4. Click the “50% Off Any Pizza” button at the Domino’s Pizza website to get the discount!

The Barley Room Bar & Grill has a Half Price Deal with two options available. Pay $10 for $20 worth of food and drink (not alcohol) at lunch, or pay $35 for dinner for two people to a value of $72, including appetizers, entrees, and beer or wine . Buy the certificate for a limited time online via Living Social, then spend the certificate by December 9, 2013.

This Romano’s Grill Kids Eat Free Coupon at Facebook gives you a free kid’s meal when you buy an adult entree through August 4. The offer is for children aged 12 and under, and you can print the coupon or show it on your phone or tablet.

You can also get Half Price Wine at Romano’s Macaroni Grill all summer until August 25 and at all times! 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.

Red Lobster $10 Discount when you buy two Signature Combination entrees on Monday to Thursday until August 8. Fill in the form at the link to print out the coupon. Options include Wood-Grilled Lobster, Shrimp and Scallops, Seaside Shrimp Trio, Ultimate Feast, and more.

Scalo Wine & Dine Wednesday at 6:30 pm on August 7 serves up the flavors of Argentina, with a four course food and wine tasting menu for $27.50 per person, plus tax and tip. You can see the full menu at the link. These events at the Nob Hill restaurant fill quickly, so reserve in advance with Scalo Northern Italian Grill (505) 255-8781

Get 50% or more off at StreetFood Asia 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.

Regal Cinemas $3 Off a Zap Pack using the mobile coupon via Facebook if you’re going to the movies at Regal Cinemas this weekend. The coupon is valid until August 4 – 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 $2 off any popcorn at Cinemark Theatres when you buy a Coca-Cola fountain or frozen drink until August 7, 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.

U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt Half Off using the certificate where you pay $5 to get $10 worth of frozen yogurt at three Albuquerque locations. Buy the certificate for a limited time online via Living Social, then spend the certificate by November 29, 2013. You can buy one for yourself and up to 10 more as gifts.

Olive Garden BOGO Entree Half Price using the coupon at the link until August 4. When you buy one entree the restaurant will give you 50% off the second entree, to a maximum value of $14.75, and valid on dine-in only.

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.

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.

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!)

Use this Del Taco coupon to get a free Carnitas Taco al Carbon when you buy any drink, valid until August 4. Or 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.

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Coupons  include 6 free original glazed doughnuts when you buy any 6 doughnuts, or 12 free doughnuts when you buy 12 assorted donuts. The coupons via Premium Shopping Guide, are valid at the Ellison Drive, Wyoming Boulevard, and Coors Boulevard locations through September 30, 2013.  At the same link you’ll find  Krispy Kreme coupons for a free coffee or a free doughnut with any purchase.

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.

These are among many grocery and shopping coupons available at

I gave you the details about Downtown Summerfest this Saturday August 3 in my earlier post at the link. Don’t forget that as well as the free live entertainment, they’ll have food vendors and a Microbrew Garden. Yahoo!

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

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One Response to “Food Freebies & Deals: August 2 – 9, 2013”
  1. Bob says:

    In addition to 4 cents off when you pay cash for gas a Latitudes, Y’all get an additional 2 cents off when you sign up for Free for their Passport Rewards card.