Everyone likes a bargain. And if it includes good food and drink, the deals are even sweeter. Whether you are craving savings on appetizers, entrées, drinks or dessert, we’ve rounded up delicious ideas too tasty to pass up. If you are on the go, dining in or taking out, there are opportunities to save throughout the week. With that, we bring you flavorful deals from around Maple Grove that hit the sweet spot in your mouth and in your pocketbook.
Big Burger Mondays starting at $5
Wild Bill’s Sports Saloon
Big Burger Mondays at Wild Bill’s Sports Saloon will kick off the week, saving you a pretty penny on an American classic: a hamburger and fries. On Mondays from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m, get your fill of delicious 8-ounce hand-pattied hamburgers for a fraction of the regular price. Five bucks will get you a Wild Bill’s Original with seasoned fries. Craving a little something extra on your burger? No problem. Branch out from the original and throw additional flavors in the mix. Select from other mouthwatering burger options listed on the menu.Monday-night specials offer a variety of burgers and fries, $5–$8.99. What could enhance a burger more than an ice cold drink? Save money on beverages with daily happy hour drink specials during the week, Monday through Friday, 3–6:30 p.m.
10 percent off wine on Tuesdays
Whether you need to replenish your own personal wine supply or acquire a stash for the next spring dinner party, Princeton’s Liquors has you covered in variety and in savings. Tuesday is wine day at Princeton’s. Each Tuesday, wine lovers save 10 percent off a purchase of three bottles or boxes of wine. Next time you need to stock up on the whites or the reds, make it a Tuesday to save.
Loca hora and kids’ deal
El Rodeo Mexican Restaurant
At El Rodeo, the authentic Mexican kitchen offers palate-satisfying bargains for the whole family. Adults save during the loca hora (“crazy hour”) deals. Running Sunday through Thursday, enjoy $1 off appetizers (excluding the rodeo sampler) and sip on a house margarita, beer or glass of wine for $3 or less. On Tuesday and Sunday nights from 4 to 8 p.m., kids 12 and under can order any item off the kids’ menu for just $2. Each kids’ meal is served with rice and beans (with the exception of the chicken finger meal) and a soft drink.
$2 off baker’s dozen or Big Bagel Bundle
Whether you are stocking up on treats for the week’s breakfasts, lunches and dinners, or treating your coworkers to a round of freshly made bagels, consider stopping in to Bruegger’s on a Wednesday to receive $2 off a baker’s dozen or the Big Bagel Bundle. Purchase the baker’s dozen (13 delicious bagels, you pick the flavors) for $7.29 (originally $9.29) or take home the Big Bagel Bundle (13 bagels with two tubs of cream cheese) for $12.49 (originally $14.49).
Cold Stone Creamery
Wednesdays at Cold Stone will satisfy your sweet tooth with more than just a sugary fix; the Maple Grove shop will throw in a free waffle cone to sweeten the deal. Every Wednesday this month, ice cream lovers get a free plain waffle cone or bowl with a purchase of one of the shop’s Signature Creations. Varying in sizes and prices, Signature Creations run from $4.99 to $5.59. Each freshly made ice cream delight is packed with delicious mix-in treats chopped and hand-folded into a decadently frozen creation, all while you watch.
Wednesday appetizer specials
JC’s Bar & Grill
There are many happy hour steals and daily specials at JC’s Bar & Grill. General manager Jesse Schwartz says that the savings go far and include both food and drink. There are deals for the taking every day of the week, but to highlight one of our favorites, think Wednesdays. On Wednesdays, snack on savory meat from a basket of wings for $3.50 or opt for boneless baskets for $4.50 and wash the flavor down with $3 domestic pints.
$2 off any 14-inch pizza
Save money on Sunday night dinner at Frankie’s with $2 off any 14-inch pizza. Fill up on your favorite Chicago-style delight. Dine in or take out, no cooking required. It’s a quick and easy way to save while you kick start the new week. Frankie’s has a special every day of the week; check out the $11.99 tortelloni alfredo special on Tuesdays.
Firehouse rewards program
There’s no shortage of meats, cheeses and toppings to customize your perfect sandwich at Firehouse Subs. And the shop has a rewards program that keeps you coming back for more. Every cent you spend at Firehouse Subs gets you one reward point that can be redeemed for future free subs, cookies, brownies, soft drinks and more.