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Best Restaurants for Cheap Eats

Find the best restaurants for Cheap Eats, including The Counter in Santa Monica

Splurging at top-rated restaurants is fun for special events, but where can you go for a good quality meal that won't break the bank? Gather the change out of your piggy bank and sofa cushions and take it to one of the restaurants on our lists.

Top 10 Cheap Eats Restaurants:

Chicago
Las Vegas New York San Francisco
    Washington, DC

Best Cheap Eats Restaurants Near You:


Albuquerque
Atlanta
Atlantic City
Austin
Baltimore
Boston
Central Coast, CA
Chicago
Cleveland
Dallas
Denver
Detroit

Greenwich, CT
Hawaii
Houston
Las Vegas
Los Angeles Area
Maryland Suburbs (DC)

Memphis
Miami/South Florida
New Jersey Shore
New Jersey -- Northern


New Orleans
New York
Orange County, CA
Orlando
Philadelphia
Phoenix/Scottsdale
Portland, OR
Providence
Sacramento
San Antonio
San Diego
San Francisco/Bay Area
Santa Fe
Seattle
Tampa Bay
Virginia Suburbs (DC)
Washington, DC


International:

London

Vancouver


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DINING ON A BUDGET
Top 10 Cheap Eats in the U.S.
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BARGAIN BOTTLES
Top 10 Wines Under $10
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SAVE SOME GREEN
Best Value Restaurants
For a gourmet experience that won't break the bank, check out these lists of the Top Value Restaurants that give the most bang for the buck.

Find the Best Value Restaurants Near You

 

RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.