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Restaurant Coupons, Deals and Specials for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is this weekend, and we want to share with you several restaurant’s coupons and specials for the holiday. Happy Valentine’s Day from Central Restaurant Products!

Coupons, Deals and Specials

Qdoba

  • Order one Smothered Burrito and get one free on Feb. 14…as long as you kiss someone! Bring some mints!

Bob Evans

  • Enjoy their Double Chocolate Cherry Hotcakes, which are only available this weekend.

Steak ‘n Shake

  • Get a free Valentine’s Day milkshake after buying $10 in gift cards.
    Photo Credit: cauzinha/Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

    Photo Credit: cauzinha/Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

California Pizza Kitchen

  • Dinner for Two for $32. Includes one appetizer, two entrees and one dessert. Available now until Feb. 14.

Starbucks

  • On Feb. 13, Starbucks is hosting the “World’s Largest Starbucks Date” at participating Starbucks from 2 p.m. to close. Invite someone special and enjoy a special pairings menu and fun surprises.

Bonefish Grill

  • Three-course Valentine’s Day menu for two for $29.90 per person. Available through Feb. 15.

Waffle House and White Castle

  • Accepting Valentine’s Day Dinner Reservations. Receive tableside service at participating locations.

Sbarro

  • Receive a free New York Slice with the purchase of any pizza slice when you join Sbarro’s eclub. Good until Feb. 14.

Dairy Queen

  • Pre-order Dairy Queen’s heart-shaped Red Velvet Blizzard® Cupid Cake for $9.99.

P.F. Chang’s

  • Have your antacid handy. P.F. Chang’s is offering a special Valentine’s Hot and Spicy Menu for Two for $45. Available until Feb. 15.

 

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Foodservice Industry Week in Brief: June 29

Looking for some of the week’s top information? Check out these five stories from the foodservice industry for June 25-29.

School Nutrition Standards to Go into Effect on July 1
From HuffPost Education

Schools across the country have been gearing up for new nutritional standards that go into affect on July 1.  A recent HuffPost Education article looked into a Health Impact Assessment by the Health Impact Project which found the new standards will immensely help children stay at a healthy weight and increase foodservice revenue.  Read full article on at HuffPost Education.

Restaurants President Obama Dines At See Spike in Sales
From QSR

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Whenever a restaurant gets exposure, whether it’s in a magazine or television show, sales usually increase.  So one could only imagine what would happen when the president stops by.  QSR spoke with Casey Patten, co-owner of hoagie restaurant  Taylor Gourmet, about their experience with President Obama visiting one of their locations on May 16.  It turned out sales of the sandwich the president ate rose 250 percent at all Taylor Gourmet locations. Overall, QSR said restaurants typically see anywhere from a 15 to 25 percent increase in sales when the president dines there.  Read full article on the QSR website.

Remembering Writer, Filmmaker and Food Lover Nora Ephron
From Bradenton Herald and Eater

Writer and filmmaker Nora Ephron, famous for many films such as as Sleepless in Seattle and When Harry Met Sally, passed away on Tuesday June 26 at the age of 71.  In addition to writing and filmmaking, she was also very passionate about food.  Her last film, “Julie & Julia,” focused on chef Julia Child which a Bradenton Herald article said “in some ways reflected the filmmaker’s own love of food preparation.”  They also talked about her work in her Manhattan kitchen and self-published 174-page cookbook titled “Nora’s Cookbook.”  Eater.com put together this article which includes a collection of thoughts about Ephron, written by many people in the food and movie industries.

Healthy Dining Finder Wins Award for Being a Top Health Resource
From National Restaurant Association

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According to a recent NRA article, HealthyFinder.com received Health Information Resource Center’s Winter/Spring 2012 Web Health award.  The site is a nutrition and food guide dedicated to help people maintain a healthy lifestyle.  Read full story on the NRA website.

Restaurants Gear Up for July 4
From Various Websites

With America’s birthday just around the corner, restaurants all over the country are gearing up with specials; some of these specials exclusive to the holiday and some aren’t.  Here are a few we found, please share your findings below in our comments section!  Dates vary, be sure to click on links for full details.