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Turkey-ed out? BRGR Bar has the burger to soak up that tryptophan. (And if you're still in the Thanksgiving food mood, they even have the "Not Your Average Gobbler" turkey burger with cranberry relish.)
Our readers say: "A wonderful restaurant and bar that contributes to many LGBTQ events. Plus the food is always top quality."
BRGR BAR SPECIALS
Friday + Saturday: Get 10% off your order by showing a receipt from any local small business! (Including the ones listed here, of course!)
3. Beer in North Hampton
Throwback will be open from 2 – 9pm on Friday, just in time for you to nurse your turkey hangover. They're guaranteed to have a beer you like--and if you're "extraPLAID," your pints are $1 off!
Our readers say: "Owned by Nicole & Annette, this brewery and restaurant provides local food, community events and grows its own food and hops. The owners are great businesswomen and deserve this nomination." and "Throwback is a uniquely family-friendly brewery with an ever-changing variety of adventurous beers. Love their cheesy grits, too!"
Friday: Wear plaid and say "I'm extraPLAID!" to get $1 off pints!
Our readers say: "Modern Love is a hair salon owned by hairstylist Michael Wilson. His partner, Michael Deardorff, is a barber in the space. A gay-owned salon is nothing new, but this place feels very warm and inclusive. The other two ladies who work in the salon, while they're not gay, are very LGBTQ aware, open, and friendly! Everyone is welcome at Modern Love!"
Saturday: Outboard readers get 20% off all retail products!
Seacoast NH, Southern ME, or North Shore MA
Our readers say: "Chef Gabrielle's turkey meatloaf is honestly one of the best things I've ever eaten (and I don't generally even like meatloaf)!"
OLIVE BRANCH SPECIALS
Friday + Saturday: Mention "extraPLAID" and get $25 off a gift certificate for one week (or multiple weeks) of meals ordered. Contact Gabrielle at (978) 207-6862 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether you were on your feet all day preparing a Thanksgiving feast or strategically positioned on the couch watching football for hours, you probably feel like you could use a massage in the near future. Body Mechanix is not open Friday but you can still make an appointment online or call this weekend to get their special offer for new clients.
Our readers say: "Professional, friendly and welcoming, everyone at Body Mechanix is great! I've had massages with two of their therapists (Michelle and Rebecca) and they were both excellent."
BODY MECHANIX SPECIALS
Friday + Saturday: Enjoy their Black Friday Deal for new customers: $10 off a massage for any new clients. (Book this weekend and tell them you're celebrating extraPLAID Friday so they know we sent you!)