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$29 -- 'Urban Farmhouse' Dinner for 2 w/Cocktails, 50% Off

Sold out - This deal was published January 27, 2014 and sold out March 11, 2014.
By Jen Lee
With weathered wood floors and an "urban farmhouse vibe" (San Diego Mag), this Hillcrest gem rocks a "throwback-meets-modern aesthetic," says U-T San Diego.

Why we love it

  • "A nostalgic little space" serving up "gourmet street food" (U-T San Diego)
  • 4 stars on Yelp from nearly 500 reviewers; 90% Urbanspoon rating
  • 95% of Travelzoo guests enjoyed it, praising the "creative menu" and "yummy drinks"
  • American comfort food with Mexican and Japanese touches


Jan. 27, 2014 - June 26, 2014; Sunday-Thursday


Empirehouse Urban Palate
127 University Ave.
San Diego, CA 92103
(See Map)
Tel: 619-688-9283

What's included

  • $29 (reg. $59) for a lunch or dinner for two with drinks
  • A shared small plate/tot pot (up to $10.50), like the red miso BBQ wings -- named Best Special Sauce 2011 by San Diego Mag -- or the nacho-inspired tater tot pot
  • Two entrees (up to $13 each), such as the ahi tuna burger, steak tacos or Cuban chicken sandwich
  • Two drinks (up to $11 each) including specialty cocktails like the Ginger Babushka (version of the Moscow mule), Raspberry Beret with vodka, fresh raspberries and ginger beer, or Bourbon Beer Cocktail with bourbon, lemonade and pale ale

The fine print

Valid Jan. 27, 2014- June 26, 2014; Sunday-Thursday only during merchant's lunch or dinner hours. Reservations not required; space is subject to availability. Present voucher to server upon arrival. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included. Please tip on the full value of the check; 18-20% is customary for good service. Limit two vouchers per table. Limit one purchase per person; may buy two as gifts. If limit is exceeded, voucher subject to forfeiture.

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$29   $58.50
50% off | 611 bought
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Empirehouse Urban Palate
95% Enjoyed Empirehouse Urban Palate
95% (268 ratings)
Sold out at
1:33 a.m. CT on March 11
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95% Enjoyed Empirehouse Urban Palate
(268 ratings)
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Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The food is delicious!

Apr 07, 2014 Brett California, United States

Everything was excellent!

Apr 07, 2014 Heather California, United States


Mar 31, 2014 JoDe California, United States

Fantastic tots and rice and beans.

Mar 31, 2014 Roxanne CA, United States

The fast service.

Share the tots.

Mar 27, 2014 Mark California, United States

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127 University Ave.
San Diego, CA 92103
Tel: 619-688-9283

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