Whether you're exploring a new city, rediscovering your own, or serving guests in your home, good eats can get pricey. Peruse below for some tips and tricks to eat better for less.
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Anda Lari | Fremont

by Melanie Wong 3 days ago

In October I stopped in Fremont at a roadside dhaba, Anda Lari, for a quick bite.

Branching out in the East Village

by Pan 2 years ago

I eat out and do takeout and delivery a lot. It’s easy to get into a rut, and I’d like your help to branch out. I’ll ...

Ttrockwood commented 5 days ago

Reception very cheap

by richmondfoodie 1 year ago

I am in charge of a reception for a speaker at my parish. About 150 people each night next Tuesday and Wednesday. We ...

ZoeyCovey commented 11 days ago

Grocery Cafe | Burmese in Jack London Square - Oakland

by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Our beloved Grocery Cafe re-opens tonight at 5pm, Monday 7/31, for dinner at its new location in Jack London Square. ...

Melanie Wong commented 1 month ago

Hidden Gems Or Cheap Eats In Paris?

by SDFoodieExtreme 2 years ago

Hi My wife and I are going to Paris for 5 days for our honeymoon. What are some restaurants that are hidden gems (...


PeterCL commented 1 month ago

Newport Beach cheap & cheerful

by KarenDW 3 months ago

I'm heading to Newport Beach next week, for a conference, and would love recs for a super casual dinner mid-week. We ...


kirktalbott commented 3 months ago


by ccziv 4 months ago

Looking for good and inexpensive places to eat in Chelsea. Recs for good diners and delis welcome. Also curious about...

thegforceny commented 4 months ago

Inexpensive and near (Independent) bookstore in Durham?

by LulusMom 2 years ago

This is sort of an odd, 2 part question. At her school's auction Lulu got a chance to go book shopping with her teach...

LulusMom commented 4 months ago

Yan Yan Seafood Restaurant @ Judah and 28th Avenue [San Francisco]

by Cynsa 5 years ago

Yan Yan Seafood Restaurant 2241 Judah Street (between 27th Ave & 28th Ave) San Francisco, CA 94122 Neighborhood: ...

Melanie Wong commented 4 months ago

Good "cheap"/ inexpensive eats in the Monterey area.

by thechez5 3 years ago

I will be going on a road trip from Los Angeles to Monterey next weekend. I'll be stopping at Big Sur Bakery for lunc...

Ttrockwood commented 4 months ago

Thoughts on Delarosa on Yerba Buena Ln.

by free sample addict aka Tracy L 5 months ago

Most of the posts I've read are several years old. How is Delarosa? Would it be impossible to get a table at 7:00 pm ...

Ruth Lafler commented 5 months ago

Where to go in the French Quarter on a budget trip

by rlcole4346 6 months ago

My brother and sister-in-law are going to New Orleans this September. My brother has not been in years, and his wife ...


spyder81 commented 5 months ago

Cheap and Cheerful in Downtown Vancouver - Chinese or?

by islandgirl 5 months ago

My family is coming to visit from Toronto and I'm looking for some cheap and cheerful dining options in downtown Vanc...

LotusRapper commented 5 months ago

Looking for inexpensive seafood restaurant- Outer Banks, NC

by NadineS 9 years ago

We will be in Nags Head, on the Outer Banks of NC for a week starting on Labor Day weekend. We are looking for an in...


jadewebe commented 5 months ago

Toronto Life Best 100 Cheap Eats

by pistachio peas 6 months ago

Not a fan of the magazine in general, but I'm wondering what people think of this list:

Charles Yu commented 6 months ago

Lunch near Transit Museum

by Lizbet 6 months ago

Looking for an inexpensive place for lunch on Thursday near the Transit Museum, Boerum Place & Schermerhorn. Brookly...

Ziggy41 commented 6 months ago

free or inexpensive baking classes??

by AdamFoodie 11 years ago

I used the search function and did'nt find much(most baking and/or cooking classes are like $75 dollars), but are the...

OCEllen commented 6 months ago

Best moderately expensive middle eastern sit-down in NYC?

by ReneeParadis 7 months ago

My sister's in town from New Mexico and is craving Middle Eastern food. What are some good places to go for lunch or ...

Motosport commented 7 months ago

Salads, 2016

by prima 1 year ago

Where are your current favourite salads found in TO? Open to salads at any pricepoint. Would especially love to...


KitchenVoodoo commented 7 months ago