11/21/2012 02:51:00 PM

Black Friday Discounts on Food and Drink

Strega Waterfront
Black Friday deals aren’t just for TVs and sweaters. Several restaurants are offing gift certificate deals, while others offer special drinks and bites to keep your shopping on track.

Gift Cards 
Purchase a $100 or more gift card to dine at Bokx 109 American Prime at Hotel Indigo in Newton and receive 20% off (617-454-3399). Strega Waterfront has three options: purchase a $100 gift card and get a $25 gift card in return; purchase a $200 gift card, and receive a $50 gift card; or purchase $500 worth of gift cards and get a $100 gift card in return. While the Strega gift-card specials kick off Friday, they will also be available throughout the month of December (617-345-3992). Davio’s is getting into the Cyber Monday game, so you'll have to wait. Purchase a gift card from the Park Square steakhouse anytime online Monday, November 26, and receive a 10% discount (click here; 617-357-4810).

Eats & Drinks
Shopping in the Back Bay? Stop by Turner Fisheries for $1 oysters after 5 PM (deal holds every Friday; 617-424-7425). At the Burlington Mall? Take a break at Summer Winter nearby for a Caffetini, a martini of Stoli Vanilla vodka stirred with reduced espresso, covered with a Sambuca and chantilly cream float, dusted with nutmeg ($11). Rosa Mexicano in the Seaport features a special drink to keep you in the black - the Nube de Canela, which combines organic reposado tequila, BlackStrap rum and Orgeat - a sweet syrup made with rosewater, plus cinnamon, fresh lime and Angostura($11)!


  1. You are extremely right Naomi. Black Friday deals were available for almost every useful item. Lots of restaurants were offering exciting offers on their special dishes.

  2. Took your advice and enjoyed one of the vanilla martini's from Summer Winter. Quite tasty. Thank you for the recommendation.