Washingtonian Daily Deals
$15 for $30 worth of food and drink at Bobby Lew’s Saloon
Bobby Lew’s Saloon (2006 18th St. NW) is a neighborhood bar in Adams Morgan with a full food menu. See if it’s your “Cheers” for half off a $30 tab.
$20 for $40 worth of sweets at CakeLove (all six locations)
CakeLove’s famous concoctions include mini cheesecakes, éclairs, and White Chocolate Fuzzy Wuzzy cupcakes. Buy $40 worth for $20, and be ready to share—you have to use the whole voucher in one visit.
$10 for $20 worth of food and drink at Pizza Pan
Pizza Pan in Alexandria specializes in two satisfying comfort foods: pizza and ribs. Get $20 worth of grub for half off.
$99 on a family photo shoot and wall-sized print from Tonya Teran Photograpy (normally $245)
Tonya Teran specializes in newborn, maternity, child, and family portraiture, and can shoot on location or in her studio in Rockville. This deal secures a one-to-two-hour session for up to four people, online viewing of 20 to 30 edited proofs, plus an 11-by-14-inch ready-to-hang print. Each additional person is $25. Sessions are available on any morning except Tuesday and Thursday, and the deal must be redeemed before April 1.
Deals for Deeds
$160 for a two-night stay and restaurant voucher at Lodgecliffe on the Choptank River B&B (a $350 value)
Take a break without going too far from home with this deal. Lodgecliffe on the Choptank River features scenic riverfront views and nearby shopping and dining in downtown Cambridge. The $20 voucher included in this deal is good at several area restaurants. This voucher is good for any reservation until May 31 (hint: Valentine’s Day), but can still be used for a $160 toward any reservation thereafter. A portion of the proceeds from this deal goes toward sponsoring a third-to-eighth-grade girl participating in the Girls on the Run 5K as part of a character-building program.
$7.50 for $15 worth of fare at Pound Coffee
Pound Coffee in Northeast DC near Gallaudet University offers more than a standard coffeeshop while still providing breakfast, lunch, cozy chairs, and wifi. Unconventional menu items include the Nutella latte, organic Kickapoo coffee, beef stew with dumplings, and French-fry-stuffed gyros.
Check out Groupon for a slew of restaurant discounts and Tippr for all your photography needs.
$1,795 for a seven-night Live Well/Be Well Women’s Retreat at Playa Viva in Mexico (a $2,295 value)
The retreat is February 6 through 13 at the private beachfront eco-luxury resort Playa Viva and is ideal for yogis who want to detach and unwind. The deal includes all meals with beverages and snacks, wi-fi, and airport transportation. There’s daily beachfront Ashtanga yoga, individualized metabolism consultation to learn better eating habits, and a personalized menu of Mexican meals according to your consultation. Guests stay in 600-square-foot casitas with a large porch, ocean views, and private bathroom. Pay $1,795 for single occupancy, $2,895 for double, or $3,995 for triple.
$1,225 for a seven-night Sadhana of the Heart: Costa Rica Retreat (a $1,300 value)
This intermediate-to-advanced yoga retreat is February 13 through 20 at Boca Sombrero on the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica. The deal includes three organic meals each day, two daily Asana yoga sessions, and an hourlong individual healing session with acupuncturist and nutritional counselor James Bae. Pay $1,225 for a single-occupancy bamboo tent—the bug-proof structure is 64 square feet with a raised wood floor, private shower, twin beds, two fans, and a lit porch. A half bathroom is shared among three tents. You can also opt to pay $1,999 for double occupancy (a $2,100 value).