5 places to eat & drink for less this week
Eat big & spend less with these five dining deals...
- The Cheese Culture, “A Whey of Life,” has opened at 813 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, offering nearly 100 international and domestic cheeses. Husband-and-wife owners Mitchell and Susan Phipps also sell imported meats and accompaniments, sandwiches (with a few sidewalk tables), craft beers and wine. The shop is up and running, with a grand opening planned for Sept. 22 and a beer and wine pairing class ($35) for 7 p.m. Oct. 5; 954-533-9178
- Jack Mancini’s M Bar, 1301 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, offers chef Kevin McCarthy’s beef slider trio, Indian-spiced chicken wings or any flatbread plus a domestic bottled beer for $10 during Sunday and Monday NFL games. From 5 to 10 p.m. Mondays, mojitos are $5; 954-766-4946
- The Whale Raw Bar & Fish House, 7619 N. State Road 7, Parkland, hosts a grand re-opening party from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday to celebrate its new menu and updated interior; 954-345-9190
- Tropical Smoothie Café’s four South Florida locations offer a free kid’s meal with the purchase of a Paradise Combo (wrap or sandwich and a smoothie) on Tuesdays
Oye Cuban Grill, 11327 S. Dixie Hwy., Pinecrest, is offering a 25 percent discount on any menu item to South Florida students with valid I.D. from 2 to 5 p.m. weekdays through Dec. 16; 786-249-4001
Graphic: Samantha Riepe