Over the last year, restaurants across the city have been offering special deals to appeal to customers in these lean times, and while everyone loves a great prix fixe, special happy hour, or drink and entree combo, some bargains are better than others. To mark the one year anniversary of when this whole downturn really got serious, here is a list of the Ten Best Restaurant Deals in New York Right Now. For more offerings, please consult the dealfeed maps to the right.
10. The Restaurants: Bondi Road & The Sunburnt Cow
The Deal: They have extended hours for their "Endless Brunch" (all you can drink plus a brunch entree for $18) and their "Two Hours of Happiness" (all your can drink for $20 for two hours)
When/Where: Brunch now from 11 - 5 on weekends, happy hour 5 - close every night; 153 Rivington St, 212-253-5311 & 137 Avenue C between, 212-529-0005.
9. The Restaurant: Olana
The Deal: 4 course pasta tasting menu for $35.00.
When/Where: Every night; 72 Madison Ave # 1, 212-725-4900
8. The Restaurant: Tribeca Grill
The Deal: 50% off the entire bar menu, select $5 beers, $6 wines and $8 specialty cocktails.
When/Where: Monday-Friday, 4-7p.m.; 375 Greenwich St., 212-941-3900.
7. The Restaurant: Shorty's .32
The Deal: 3 sliders and a beer for $12.
When/Where:Tuesdays through Sundays, all-night; 199 Prince Street, 212-375-8275
6. The Restaurant: Bar Bao
The Deal: $28 3-course prix-fixe dinner
When/Where: Every Sunday, starting at 5 p.m.; 100 W. 82nd St., 212-501-0776.
5. The Restaurant: Dylan Prime
The Deal: "We had such a great response to our no corkage fee until Labor Day, that we have decided to continue in that direction for a while longer. In order to comply with state liquor guidelines, however, we are forced to charge a corkage fee. We have decided on one penny."
When/Where: Now until Thanksgiving; 82 Laight St., 212-334-4783.Dylan Prime
4. The Restaurant: Allegretti
The Deal: 50% off cocktails and wine; $39 3 course dinner.
When/Where: Drink deal from 5 - 7 p.m. weekdays, prix fixe all times; 46 West 22nd St., 212-206-0555.
3. The Restaurant: The Monday Room
The Deal: A selection of small plates and wines by the glass for $6 each.
When/Where: All night, every Monday; 210 Elizabeth St., 212-343-7011.
2. The Restaurant: Bar Blanc Bistro
The Deal: Moules Frites Monday: For $18 per person, guests receive a bowl of mussels, frites and a draft beer.
When/Where::Mondays 6 - 11 p.m.; 142 West 10th St., 212-255-2330.
1. The Restaurant: Knife + Fork
The Deal: Knife + Fork is now offering a three course tasting menu for $24 ($45 with wine pairing) in addition to its six course menu still priced at $45 ($85 with pairing).
When/Where: Every night; 108 East 4th St., 212-228-4885.