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Gift Cards Galore at Irving Restaurants

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 3:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

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


There are National Food Holidays, then there are NATIONAL FOOD HOLIDAYS. Today’s falls into the latter category, cause it’s homegrown … that thin cut of meat dipped in batter, deep fried and smothered in gravy. Giddy up, it’s National Chicken-Fried Steak Day, y’all!

The exact origins of the Texas staple are unclear. Did it come from German and Austrian immigrants to Texas in the 19th century, who brought recipes for Wiener schnitzel from Europe? Or was it invented by accident in 1911, when a short-order cook named Jimmy Don Perkins at