This year, more than ever, a thoughtful gift card makes a great Christmas gift. It can be mailed, emailed, or personalized with a hand-made gift card holder. And you get to help out our area businesses. But wait, there's more! As an added bonus, we've compiled a list of Irving eateries who are offering special discounts and bonus cards. So look no further than down the road to your nearest restaurant for a ho-ho-whole lot of cheer to give away . . . or for keep for yourself.

Be sure to visit the restaurant's website as some gift card