Restaurant.com Proudly Honors & Celebrates Cinco de Mayo
Company’s Monthly ‘Behind the Menu’ Program Recognizes Seven Restaurants
Serving Fiesta-Style Cuisine Coast to Coast
May 04, 2011
Arlington Heights, Ill., May 4, 2011 – Craving Mexican cuisine or searching for a place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo? Restaurant.com announces its May edition of “Behind the Menu,” featuring seven restaurants distinctly Mexican. Each restaurant serves up mouthwatering Mexican cuisine and offers a perfect atmosphere for celebrating Cinco de Mayo.
“At Restaurant.com, we’re celebrating Cinco de Mayo all month,” says Cary Chessick, CEO of Restaurant.com. “We proudly recognize the meaning of Cinco de Mayo for so many people living in the United States, and we’re excited to join the celebration by featuring seven restaurants specializing in Mexican fare.”
This month’s featured restaurants include:
· Cactus Grille, Providence, R.I.
· Sabor Saveur, Chicago, Ill.
· Rock ‘N’ Taco, Dallas, Texas
· Que Bueno Mexican Grill, Westminster, Colo.
· La Fiesta Restaurante Mexicano, Greensboro, N.C.
· Celia’s Mexican Restaurant, Sacramento, Calif.
· La Fuente, Tucson, Ariz.
“Partnering with Restaurant.com has been great for us in so many ways. Not only have we seen hundreds of new customers come through our doors, we’ve also discovered extremely loyal regulars that give us great feedback on their dining experiences,” says Kathleen Gibala of Que Bueno Mexican Grill. “We’ll be celebrating our six year anniversary on Cinco de Mayo this year, so it’s wonderful that we can share our story with even more people this month.”
“We’re honored to be featured in Restaurant.com’s ‘Behind the Menu,’” says Jason Thomas of La Fiesta Restaurante Mexicano. “Due to the influx of new customers we’ve gained since joining the Restaurant.com program, our Cinco de Mayo celebration is going to be bigger and better than ever. We have food and drink specials, free prizes and tons of sombreros. Come join the party!”
Consumers can visit Restaurant.com to learn about the history of Cinco de Mayo, the inspiration behind the featured partners’ recipes and purchase gift certificates from these and more than 18,000 restaurants nationwide.
Every month “Behind the Menu” focuses on a culinary theme that defines and inspires restaurants across the country, then celebrates the Restaurant.com restaurants that bring that theme to life. The monthly “Behind the Menu” theme is selected based on cultural relevance and seasonality, and the restaurants are chosen on how they relate to the theme based on criteria including the restaurant’s popularity with diners, high standards for service, unique cuisine and memorable ambiance.
Restaurant.com is the trusted and valued source connecting restaurants and diners nationwide. The company offers savings at more than 18,000 restaurants nationwide with more than 45,000 daily gift certificate options. Restaurant.com brings people together to relax, converse and enjoy well-prepared and well-served meals at affordable prices. Restaurant.com customers have saved more than $500 million through the gift certificate program. Restaurant.com has operated since 1999 and is based in Arlington Heights, Ill.