Washingtonian Daily Deals
$40 for a five-course prix fixe dinner at Odéon Café (a $70 value)
Odéon Café in DC’s Dupont Circle serves hearty Italian meals and desserts. Pay $37 for a five-course dinner: salad, appetizer, soup, entrée, and dessert, plus a Champagne toast to begin your meal and one of four wines to accompany your main course. Early-bird purchases get an additional $3 off.
$20 for three belly-dance classes at Belladonna (a $60 value)
Belladonna Bohemian Belly Dance, in DC’s Shaw neighborhood, teaches tribal-fusion belly dancing, incorporating other dance forms such as hip-hop and flamenco. Pay $20 for three beginner or intermediate classes. The company holds classes at three studios in the District and Virginia.
$35 for $75 worth of delivered organic food from Nature’s Prime Organic Foods
Nature’s Prime Organic Foods online is supplied by American food producers who use organic and eco-friendly practices. The site sells everything from fair-trade French-roast coffee to New York strip steak. Pay $35 for $75 worth of organic groceries delivered to your home.
Additional Groupon deals:
$185 for six laser hair-removal treatments at TLC Medispa in Vienna (up to $1,200 in value).
$15 for $30 worth of candles and gifts at the Candleberry Company online.
Discounted dental and cosmetic-dentistry services from Life Enhancing Dentistry & Wellness (up to 87-percent savings)
Dr. Lynn Locklear at Life Enhancing Dentistry & Wellness in DC’s Takoma neighborhood is offering two packages: pay $45 for a teeth-whitening kit (a $350 value), or pay $75 (normally $316) for an exam and cleaning plus a smile consultation and oral/facial images to identify problem areas.
Additional LivingSocial deals:
$99 package deal on Pilates, cycling, fitness, and personal-training sessions from Level fitness club in Cabin John.
$25 for $50 worth of food and nonalcoholic drinks at Shiki Sushi in Arlington.
$64 for $130 of red wine at Schneider’s of Capitol Hill
Schneider’s of Capitol Hill is offering a case of six red wines for $64. The box holds a Bilton Matt Black 2006, a Cockatoo Ridge Shiraz 2007, a Mermaid Ridge Cabernet/Merlot 2007, a Pazzo 2007, a Rutherglen Reunion Rhone Blend 2004, and a Two Paddocks Picnic Pinot Noir 2007 (a $130 value). The staff at Schneider’s can provide information on the wines and suggestions for pairings.
$120 for three in-home personal-training sessions from Spitfire Fitness Arts (a $300 value)
Spitfire Fitness Arts is a service run by professional trainer Jen Young. Save 60 percent when you pay $120 for three in-home introductory sessions to create a personalized regimen that will help you reach your fitness goals. Spitfire Fitness serves clients primarily in Northwest DC, but arrangements can be made for customers in other parts of Washington.
$137 for teeth-whitening services from Dr. Joseph Madison (a $550 value)
Visit Dr. Madison’s Reston office with this voucher and receive a thorough exam and whitening-tray fitting. Two days later, pick up your customized trays and whitening gel to use at home. Save 75 percent off the regular price of treatment.
$15 for personalized children’s activity placemat from GelDesign (a $30 value)
If your children love the crayons and activity pages at family restaurants, then this deal has their names on it (literally). GelDesign online creates activity placemats for children, with one side featuring your child’s name and a blank space and the other featuring age-appropriate educational activities for kids ages one through eight. Choose your theme (examples include the beach or dinosaurs), and get half off, shipping included.
One- or two-night romantic getaway for two at Smithfield Station in Smithfield, Virginia
Smithfield Station is a quaint inn on the banks of the Pagan River, surrounded by boardwalk shops, galleries, historic attractions, and restaurants. Pay $130 for a one-night stay for two overlooking the river, including Champagne, chocolate-dipped strawberries, and a continental breakfast (originally $261). Or pay $260 for two nights with the same amenities, plus $40 to spend at the restaurant at Smithfield Station.