Dine Out Lauderdale, Flavor Palm Beach, Bon Appétit Boca … What’s the deal with all these dining promotions?
With their combined culinary might, they share a common goal: When snowbirds fly the coop and the traditional long, hot summer slowdown begins, dine-out promotions are designed to prop up sluggish restaurant sales. But ever wonder whether the deals are any good? Why the rules, dates — and even the names — keep changing? Whether eaters leave happy or hungry?