Restaurants

Free Coffee Week at McDonald's

Free Coffee Week at McDonald's

 

As a way to say “thank you” to its loyal customers, select McDonald’s restaurants in Northeast Florida, Southeest Georgia, and Gainesville will participate in Free Coffee Week from September 26 to October 2. Customers can stop by any participating McDonald’s to receive a FREE small cup of Premium Roast Coffee.

BUBBA burger Grill Opens Two Additional Locations in Jacksonville

BUBBA burger Grill Opens Two Additional Locations in Jacksonville

BUBBA burger Grill is now open in the Point Meadows Shopping Center on the northwest corner of Baymeadows and 9A at 10915 Baymeadows Road. Another location is now open in the Normandy Village Shopping Center approximately 1/8 mile west of Cassat Ave. on Normandy Blvd. at 5149 Normandy Boulevard.

These new locations join the BUBBA burger Grill open on the southwest corner of Beach and Hodges Blvd.

Another BUBBA burger Grill location will open in the next several weeks in Fleming Island across from the Carmike Theaters and several other locations are in development in Jacksonville.

Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall Flavors at Area Dunkin' Donuts

With the lazy days of summer behind us, Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, welcomes the new season with an autumn array of delicious food and beverages that feature the traditional tastes of apple and pumpkin. Whether you’re raking leaves or racing to the football game, savor the season with the return of Dunkin’ Donuts’ famous Pumpkin Coffees and Lattes, Pumpkin donut and Munchkin™ donut hole treat, a new Pumpkin packaged coffee to brew at home or work, hot or iced Apple Cider, a new Caramel Apple Donut and more.

Chick-fil-A to Host Nationwide Breakfast Giveaway

Chick-fil-A to Host Nationwide Breakfast Giveaway

The Chick-fil-A Cows are sending word to customers to vote “Chikin 4 Brekfust.” Beginning Aug. 29, customers are invited to reserve a time and restaurant location to pick up a FREE Chick-fil-A breakfast entrée of their choice. Reservation time slots are available the week of Labor Day from Sept. 6 to 10 at any of our restaurants nationwide, and can be filled by visiting www.chick-fil-aforbreakfast.com.

Hookah Bar Sued for Serving Minor Involved in Fatal Accident

Hookah Bar Sued for Serving Minor Involved in Fatal Accident

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Ali Baba, a Jacksonville hookah bar, is being sued for serving an underage drinker who was involved in fatal car accident.

The crash happened just after midnight November 14, 2010.  Maida Sy, 19, had a 12:30 a.m. curfew.  Maida was on her way home and only minutes away when her car was hit, and she was killed.

Police arrested 20-year-old Robert Tofson.  He is charged with DUI and vehicular homicide.   

"Somebody knock(ed) on our door at four o'clock in the morning and the horrible thing is it's the policeman," said Nida Sy, Maida's mother.

Sy said her daughter was her best friend.  She said the 2010 Sandalwood High School graduate had big plans for her life.  She was studying to be a pharmacist.

Blizzards of Miracles: Thursday, Aug. 11th is DQ® Miracle Treat Day

Blizzards of Miracles: Thursday, Aug. 11th is DQ® Miracle Treat Day

 

Sixth annual fundraiser benefits Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®

 

MINNEAPOLIS—On Thursday, Aug. 11, communities throughout the United States and Canada will make miracles for children during the sixth annual Dairy Queen® Miracle Treat Day. On that day, $1 or more from every Blizzard® Treat sold at participating locations will be donated to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®, a charity that raises funds for 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada.

Miss America 2011 Teresa Scanlan, a national goodwill ambassador for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, will serve as honorary spokesperson for DQ® Miracle Treat Day. Since 1989, Miss America titleholders have supported Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, helping with fundraising and visiting hospitalized children.

TODAY: Celebrate National Lasagna Day, Help A Good Cause

TODAY: Celebrate National Lasagna Day, Help A Good Cause

Lasagna lovers rejoice – today, July 29, is National Lasagna Day and in honor of the occasion, Libretto’s Pizzeria and Italian Kitchen is celebrating by giving its guests the opportunity to dine out and do good.

Libretto’s will cook up its homemade lasagna and specialty lasagna pizza all day on Friday. This delicious lasagna is made from owner Mike Libretto’s family recipe; a combination of fresh flat pasta baked with layers of Libretto’s homemade meat sauce, mozzarella and ricotta. The lasagna pizza is made with specially-seasoned ground beef with ricotta, melted fresh mozzarella and tomato sauce all on Libretto’s fresh-made pizza crust.