View Full Version : Restaurant.com coupons??

06-29-2003, 07:42 AM
I just read a thread about this site. Can anyone tell me how it works? I'm staying at HIFS in August and saw that you can buy a $25 gift certificate for the restaurant in this hotel. We are 7 people how does this certificate work?

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06-29-2003, 10:52 AM
click on the certificate you wish to buy & read the terms & conditions. almost every restaurant has their own specific terms & conditions. also the certificates themselves state 1 per party, even if the party is sitting at 2 seperate tables & 1 certificate per restaurant per month, meaning if you use 1 at club car in july, then you can not use 1 again at club car until august. you can use 1 certificate at as many *different* restaurants as many times in a month you want as long as its not the same exact restaurant more than once in the same month. A way to get around that is to purchase for the same restaurant but in different peoples names such as 1 in yours, 1 in hubbys, 1 in grammas, 1 in sister in laws, etc but restaurant might catch on & refuse them if you do it more than once. I wouldnt do it on monday, tuesday & wednesday. maybe try it on monday & then again on a friday but there is no guarantee of acceptance if they recognize you.


06-30-2003, 05:44 PM
Sorry I'm still a little confused. The certicate costs $25. There are 7 people in my family, if I buy one certificate for $25 does that pay for all 7 of our dinners??? Sorry to be so slow!!!

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06-30-2003, 07:36 PM
. The certicate costs $25. There are 7 people in my family, if I buy one certificate for $25 does that pay for all 7 of our dinners???
Oh, if it worked that way it would be great, but no, it is not a voucher, just a gift certificate. At Restaurants.com you are getting a $25 gift certificate (worth $25 of food) for $12.50. It is the equivalent of getting $12.50 off your total bill.

07-01-2003, 06:34 AM
The light bulb just went on!! Thanks so much for explaining it to me. Have a great day!

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07-01-2003, 06:40 AM
You really should check out the site. We use this for restaurants at home all the time and have no problems using them. They are great.

07-01-2003, 09:49 AM
They also have an ebay store. if you go to the gifts section on ebay, then choose gift certs, you will see a little search box on the left side. Pick restauarant as the type & search for your state. most of the hits should be restaurant.com.


it should end up cheaper than 12.50!

07-02-2003, 06:13 AM
That is true. I end up bidding for GC for local restaurants and get some of them for $2. Not bad considering it is a $25 GC. They do rotate which restaurants go on the ebay site so I am waiting al little bit to see which ones they will put in the Orlando section.

07-02-2003, 09:36 AM
the one's I've bid & won on ebay are:
Baskersville (in the Grovesnor Hotel DTD) won this last year when they were doing the $25 gc instead of the current 50% off ones
Club Car (at HIFS)
Argentine Steakhouse (off HWY 192 Mile Marker 14)
Pineapple Grill & Lounge (at the Crowne Plaza Resort)

the last 3 I only paid between about $2-4 for each!

I have also seen 50% off for some of the dinner shows in Kissimmee, these have received winning bids of I think around $5 or so