In the mood for foodie-quality eats on the cheap? There’s a new web site that can help you find what you’re looking for.
It’s called 3 Buck Bites and it’s populated with a cornucopia of delectable food items from neighborhood restaurants across the country that cost no more than $3.99 each. Submitted by food lovers from all over the USA, the delicacies range from kobe beef sliders to sweet potato mousse cake to something called a Tostada Mixtiada (fresh seafood and avocado served on a tostada, for $3.75).
Three Buck Bites bills itself as â€˜the go-to guide and lookbook for food lovers who crave cheap eats.â€™ If you sign on as a â€˜Frugal Foodie,â€™ your mission is to scour local restaurants and photograph culinary delights priced under $3.99. A team of â€˜esteemed foodies, professional eaters and full-time culinary admirers, known as the â€˜3 Buck Dictators,â€™ review all submissions and post the ones that pass mustardâ€”er, muster.
You can search for the cheap eats by city (so far about 20 major cities), type of cuisine, or priceâ€”or even search for a specific restaurant. In addition to the web site, you can access 3 Buck Bites via Twitter or Facebook.
With the economy still biting most of us in the behind, we suspect folks will be eating up 3 Buck Bites. We wouldn’t be surprised to see similar search sites popping up soon.
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