Recession specials aren’t the only way to save at local restaurants — cruise Craigslist and you’ll find gift cards for sale at deep discounts. Check out the current offerings.
Picholine Restaurant $50 gift card -NYC - $20 (Brooklyn Heights)
$400 Gift Card to Le Cirque Restaurant - $300 (West Village)
B.R. Guest Restaurant $150 Gift Card (Dos Caminos/Blue Water Grill) - $100 (Midtown West)
***RUTHS STEAKHOUSE GIFT CARD ******* ($100 for $75)
Bobby Van’s Steakhouse $100 gift card - $80 (Midtown)
Gotham Bar & Grill Gift Card - $250 - $200 (Midtown)
$25 gift certificate to Jay-Z’s 40/40 club - $8 (Upper West Side)
Nice Restaurant in Midtown - Gift Certificate Value $130 - $70 (Midtown)
Of course, you probably don’t want to bust out a gift certificate after that romantic V-Day dinner. But as far as paying $30 for a reservation at Morimoto? That’s between you and Craig.