From Cajun-influenced food from the bayou at Free Man’s Cafe to Japanese fare at the delicious Deep Sushi – Deep Ellum boasts a rocking roster of International Eats. But it’s up to us to get the word out to our Dallas Community and beyond!
Yeah – I am talking to you Yelp Dallas!!! Join me in this fun-loving, good-eating, passport-driven challenge – The International Eating Club! In conjunction with celebrating all things Deep Ellum during the Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum, we’ve created an exciting and yummy way to eat your way through Deep Ellum.
Here’s the gist…
To win a gift card for every one of these restaurants, a Yelp T-Shirt, a Yelp goodie bag complete with other gift certificates, and Yelpy schwag you must:
- Check-in on your Yelp Mobile App
- Upload a pic of your meal to Yelp
- Add a *helpful* quick tip on your Yelp mobile app the restaurant – Helpful meaning an actual tip about the restaurant (Bad Example = “I’m here with my girlfriends!” Good Example = “Wonderful miso soup and beautiful ambiance”)
- The challenge is only valid from May 7th – May 20th. Any submissions before or after will not be honored. You must complete the tasks in the respective two-week timeline – May 7th – May 20th, 2012.
So here it is – the International list of Deep Ellum restaurants. Let the eating games begin!
- Italian – Cane Rosso
- Cajun – Free Man’s Cajun Cafe
- American – Angry Dog
- Asian Fusion – Lemongrass
- Mexican – Monica’s Aca Y Alla
- Japanese – Deep Sushi
How do you prove you’ve completed each task at each restaurant?
- Once you’ve completed the challenge, simply send me an email at email@example.com that includes your Yelp URL that can be found at the top right hand corner of your profile page. It should look like this -http://fran0790.yelp.com
Dallas Pin Up Specials
Every wonder what it feels like to be a Pin Up?! Now’s your chance!
Save 10% off any one item in the Dallas Pin-Up boutique by mentioning “Bettie Yelps” Also, swing by Dallas PinUp anytime during the promotion, May 7th- May 20th to pick up your card for 10% a pin-up photo shoot by mentioning “Marilyn Yelps”
Discount at Buzzbrews
In support of Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum promotion, Buzzbrews is offering 20% off your meal IF you cruise in on your eco-friendly ride – the bicycle! And get your fifteen seconds of Facebook fame and get your pic taken to be placed on their facebook page!
15% off all Chrome Products at Blitz Moped
Did you know there was a Moped shop in Deep Ellum!? Another reason to love Deep Ellum. Help us celebrate the vibrant neighborhood during Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum by checking out the local shop, Blitz Moped. They are offering 15% off all Chrome Products during the two-week promotion!
Come try the Fruit Infused Vodkas and Bourbons for $5 during the Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum!
The Prophet Bar has a stellar line-up during May. Check out the shows coming our way and be sure to check-in at the venue on your Yelp Mobile App and on Facebook to take advantage of the Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum’s discount: $2 off your cover charge!
Monday: Deep Ellum Brewing Company pints, $3.50
Tuesday: Shiner Bock pints, $2.50
Wednesday: Franconia Brewing pints, $3.50
Thursday: Angry Dog margaritas, $5.00
Friday: Angry Dog Cocktail of the Day, $5.00
Saturday and Sunday: Bloody Marys and Mimosas, $3.50
3025 Main, formerly eXcuses eXtreme Cafe, is serving up the hot and happening new street food to hit the scene – The Extreme Cone!!!
What’s an Extreme Cone!? It’s a waffle wrapped around your favorite sweet or savory snack. Picture an ice cream cone, but instead of a cone it’s a waffle, and instead of ice cream it’s everything good you like to eat!!
The mystical and magical Quixotic World Theatre is offering $100 of event bookings made during May 7th – May 2st. Just mention the Yelp’s Passport program to receive the discount! Clarification: the event booking has to occur during the passport time frame, not the actual event.
Mention Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum or check-in on your Yelp Mobile App to receive a $2 Frozen Margarita at Elm Street Bar from Monday – Saturday during the passport promotion.
Promotion is valid on following dates:
Monday May 7th – May 12th and May 14th – May 18th
**You have to RSVP on the event listing in order to placed on the exclusive Yelp list to receive special**
Everyone knows Monica’s lights up Main Street down in Deep Ellum every night with their incredible Wednesday $.25 house-margarita night, their delicious Mexican fare, and of course – the hip-shaking, live music on the weekends! Simply put – Monica’s is an asset to the Deep Ellum community!
Let’s celebrate Monica’s during the Yelp’s Passport to Deep Ellum with $5 top-shelf Ambhar Tequila margaritas along with a $5 entree. Available May 10th and May 17th, be sure to RSVP on the event listing to be included on the Passport list.
Of course, as always, please double check on the Official Yelp page the rules and regulations as rules may have changed since this has been posted.