Are you looking for a great gift idea that is affordable, easy to give, and just about everyone can use? Go to ColoradoDealz.com to purchase gift cards to a bounty of local restaurants that we know and love. Choose $10, $20 or $25 gift cards at 25 percent off the face value.

This is such an excellent deal—and a great way to support local eateries and their hard-working staffs. The list of restaurants includes Aunt Alice’s Kitchen, Carelli’s Ristorante Italiano, Dagabi Cucina, Goodfella’s Diner, Japango, Mateo, Metropolitan MetroLux Dine-In Theatre, Mike O’Shays Restaurant & Ale House, Pistachio Cafe & Bakery, Tangerine, The Corner and Wing Shack.

To become a participating ColoradoDealz restaurant, call 303.443.1400 or contact me at jill@dailycamera.com or 303.588.7132.

Think about it: with one purchase, you’re giving a gift to a special person on your list and helping to keep our local restaurant scene alive—and lively. That’s a tasty offer you can’t pass up.