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Check These Phoenix Food and Drink Deals for National Teacher Appreciation Week

Say it with doughnuts.
Say it with doughnuts. Chin Up Donuts
Teacher Appreciation Week (May 3 to 7) is a simple concept — we take a week to reflect on the impact educators have on this work-a-day world (though it should definitely be a 52-week thing). And Valley restaurants are offering dining deals and drinks special to these special professionals. Here’s a quick roundup.

Chin Up Donuts

7325 East Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard, #103, Scottsdale

Chin Up Donuts at The Promenade is offering 20 percent off brioche doughnuts and coffee for all teachers with valid school ID. There are also letter-shaped doughnuts spelling “thank you” in case you want to surprise your favorite educator.

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria

Multiple Locations

From now through Friday, May 7, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria’s seven locations are offering teachers 15 percent off the bill. All they have to do is show their school ID.

click to enlarge Teachers get a free flatbread. - GINGER MONKEY GASTROPUB
Teachers get a free flatbread.
Ginger Monkey Gastropub

Ginger Monkey Gastropub

135 West Ocotillo Road, Chandler

Ginger Monkey Gastropub is offering educators a free bacon mozzarella flatbread (usually $12.99) for two from Monday, May 3, through Thursday, May 6. It’s available for dine-in only, but there’s no purchase is necessary. Just flash your school ID.


Angry Crab Shack

Multiple Locations

From now through Friday, May 7, Angry Crab Shack’s 12 locations are offering teachers 10 percent off the bill. All they have to do is show their school ID.

click to enlarge Discounts for educators, all week long. - MACAYO’S MEXICAN FOOD
Discounts for educators, all week long.
Macayo’s Mexican Food

Macayo’s Mexican Food

Multiple Locations

From Monday, May 3, to Friday, May 7, all seven locations of Macayo’s Mexican Food are offering 20 percent off orders for both dine-in and takeout. We’re talking a good chunk taken off entrees like the Harvest Chopped Salad, Chimi de Macayo, hand-dipped Relleno, and more.

GenuWine Arizona

888 North First Avenue, #101

GenuWine Arizona has several attributes we’d like to highlight right off. It’s a female-owned, self-serve wine and beer bar, bottle shop, and cafe offering build-your-own cheese boards and small plates. And Genuwine has a 10 percent teacher discount at all times (because the owners used to be teachers together).
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Lauren Cusimano is Phoenix New Times' food and drink editor. She is a journalist and food waste writer based in Tempe. Joys include eating wings, riding bikes, knowing everyone at the bar, talking too much about The Simpsons, and falling asleep while reading.
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