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Sep 9, 2009 04:37 PM

Reccomended restaurants that accept certificates

I have never used, but my Mom forwarded me an email with the 90% off promo code (NINETY). That sounds like a deal too good to pass up! However, I am lazy and don't feel like looking through the 51 pages of restaurant listings. Well, maybe I will. But, I would prefer to go on your suggestions. I live in Woodside, but anywhere in Queens and western Brooklyn would be great. Thanks!

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  1. i've used them at ben's best kosher deli on queens blvd in rego park and cono's italian in williamsburg. i have one for tu casa [peruvian] on metropolitan in kew gardens but haven't used it yet.

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    1. re: ericalloyd

      I've used the certificates at several restaurnats. If you "refine" the search, it's only 5 or 6 pages for Queens. Just read the fine print on how much you have to spend to enable you to use the certificate.

      1. re: el jefe

        Also read the fine print on what hours, how many people, etc.. While nearly every experience I have had with these certificates has been fine, I would also recommend looking for any postings by the door regarding no longer accepting them.

        Ben's has been one of my fav places to use them, but with the $50 minimum they've had for a while I would either have to get a larger group together or risk landing in the hospital!

        Also note: EVERY certificate is valid only for 2 persons or more.

        1. re: shindiganna

          Before you order, make sure to confirm with your server that they are still accepting the certificates. I've been to places where the managers refused to accept them and I had to spend more than I'd bargained for. was good about giving me credit towards another certificate.

          1. re: Joe MacBu

            I always call ahead before going to a or entertainment book coupon place. Present coupon before ordering, it is on the coupon fine print.

            1. re: phantomdoc

              Part of the fine print on is to present coupon before ordering.