Restaurants

Making Thanksgiving dinner allergy friendly

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It's that time of year where everywhere you look there are Turkeys, fall vegetables and pumpkin pies.

For people with food allergies a Thanksgiving meal can be tough. According to the Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network, an estimated 4 percent, of adults and 8 percent of children have food allergies, with young children affected most. Eight foods account for 90 percent of all food-allergic reactions, with nuts and wheat being the biggest offenders.

Chef Micah Windham executive chef at Pele's Wood Fire in Riverside shared a few gluten- and nut-free Thanksgiving ideas to help make a delicious and allergy-free meal.

Popeyes Appetite for a Cure

 

A fundraising campaign conducted by Sailormen, Inc. at Popeyes restaurants in Northeast Florida and across the Southeast will provide customers with valuable discounts while garnering support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association's worldwide research and services programs. 

Cool Valentine's Day Inspired Treats Now at Dairy Queen

The Dairy Queen® system celebrates the most romantic month of the year with special treats including custom-decorated Valentine's Day-themed heart shaped cakes and the popular Choco Cherry Love as the featured Blizzard® of the Month for February.

Receive Free Ice Cream Cupcake on National Cupcake Day, December 15

 

Marble Slab Creamery and MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream and Treatery will celebrate National Cupcake Day on Thursday, December 15, 2011 by giving customers one free ice cream cupcake from 4 to 7pm.*  Marble Slab Creamery and MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream and Treatery are managed by GFG Management, LLC.

Online Holiday Shopping to Benefit Girls, Inc.

Do your holiday shopping and help local charities at the same time. Uptown Civitan, an internationally recognized Jacksonville civic organization, begins its online auction November 20, 2011 to benefit Angelwood, Inc. and Girls, Inc. of Jacksonville, two well-known North Florida nonprofit organizations. 

Boorito is Back: Chipotle Hosts Halloween Fundraiser & Launches Short Film to Benefit Farm Aid

Boorito is Back: Chipotle Hosts Halloween Fundraiser & Launches Short Film to Benefit Farm Aid

 

Chipotle Mexican Grill  will raise up to $1 million to benefit family farmers through its annual “Boorito” Halloween fundraiser. Customers visiting any Chipotle restaurant in the US, Canada and the UK on Monday, October 31st from 6 p.m. to close dressed in a costume inspired by the family farm will be treated to a burrito, order of tacos, salad, or burrito bowl for only $2, and Chipotle will donate proceeds (up to $1 million) to Farm Aid and the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation.

McRib is Back! Free McRib to First 50 People in Line

McRib is Back! Free McRib to First 50 People in Line

Exciting news from McDonald's – the legendary McRib is back for a limited time!  In honor of its return, McDonald's will be giving away free McRib sandwiches to the first 50 customers in line on Opening Night, tonight at 6:00p.m.  This will be available at all participating Northeast Florida, Gainesville, and Southeast Georgia McDonald’s restaurants.