Holiday Steals Deals from Some of Atlantas Hottest Restaurants

The holiday season is the time for family, faith and gift-giving. However, it is also the time for delicious food and creative spirits, whether you prepare them yourself or choose to head out to local restaurants. Some of Atlanta's hottest restaurants have unveiled a host of holiday deals on their menu that are sure to lure you away from trimming the tree, even for just a little while. Bon appetite! F&B Atlanta 3630 Peachtree Road, NE. Atlanta, Ga 30326 404.254.1797 http://www.fandbatl.com/ Looking for some sophisticated happy hours that won't break your bank? Join F&B for half-off Mondays and ease into the week with half-off all beer, wine and cocktails all day long! Bottles of wine up to and including $100 will be discounted.

Each Wednesday, sip on $6 bellinis from 5 to 8 p.m. Specials run through the holidays. Ri Ra Irish Pub 1080 Peachtree St NE #1 Atlanta, Ga 30309 404.477.1700 http://www.rira.com/atlanta/ Ri Ra Irish Pub is offering a delicious, money-saving opportunity to sample the brand new menu by talented chef Kelly Sollinger. Print off the coupon below to receive $10 off lunch or dinner at Ri Ra Irish Pub. This offer expires November 27, 2013 and can only be applied toward a minimum bill of $30. Ocean Prime 3102 Piedmont Road NE Atlanta, GA 30305 404.846.0505 www.oceanprimeatlanta.com Looking to add some excitement to your weekly routine? Ocean Prime makes every weeknight a special occasion with Half off the Half Shell oysters. Each of Ocean Prime's fresh, hand-selected oysters from the raw bar are available for just $1.50 each (normally $3 each) every weeknight from 5 to 10 p.m. Village Tavern 11555 Rainwater Drive Alpharetta GA, 30009 770.777.6490 www.villagetavern.com Village Tavern offers several weekly deals that make dining out this holiday season a little easier on the budget. On Prime Rib Mondays, the house-cut prime rib entree with a choice of any two sides is just $19.95. Every $3 Tuesday, guests can enjoy $3 select wines and draft beers along with live music entertainment. Wine connoisseurs will love Wine and Dine Wednesdays with half-priced wines available by the glass.

On Theraputic Thursdays, all martinis and bubbles are $6. Start the weekend off right with $6 Fridays, where guests can enjoy $6 Johnnie Walker Red, Bacardi, Jack Daniel, Absolut, Patron Silver, Tanqueray and Grey Goose mixers, $6 Dreaming Tree chardonnay and $6 "Crush" zinfandel, merlot and cabernet blend. Zocalo 187 10 th Street NE Atlanta, GA 30309 404.249.7576 www.richardsandoval.com/zocalo Zocalo keeps the party going all week long with Hora Feliz, a special happy hour every weeknight from 3 to 7 p.m. Weekly deals are also a great way to save some money while enjoying some of your favorite Zocalo dishes. On Mondays, Zocalo offers $5 flatbreads with a choice of steak, pork al pastor or mushroom.

Taco Tuesdays feature tacos, Tecate beer and torta sliders for $2 each. Enjoy a mid-week treat with Bottomless Guacamole Wednesdays, where up to two guests can enjoy bottomless guac for $5. And come celebrate Thirsty Thursdays at Zocalo, where red or white sangria is just $5 a glass and $19 a pitcher! During the weekend, stop by between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. for Bottomless Brunch for $29 including entrees and small plates. For more information about the author, Danielle Jennings, please visit my Google+ profile page.