There has never been a more important time to support your favorite small businesses. These 15 independently owned shops in Shanghai are making it easy for you to do so, having joined together to offer the following deals through April.
Doc's Barbershop – 20% Off men's haircut
Backstage Salon – 20% Off lady's haircut
Bird – Buy 2 buns get yam fries for free / Free sparkling along with your dinner!
Bitter – Order 2 drinks, cookie on them / 1 Aperol Spritz for 58rmb, 2 for RMB100, 4 RMB188
Co. Cheese – 2 free pickle backs with any sandwich purchase
Egg – Order any toast and get a beer / Order any non-coffee and a soft drink on them
Elevator – Any 3 house drinks for RMB100
Perch – Free hummus and puffy bread plate with any purchase
Pie Society – Free beer / cider / tea or coffee with any Full Monty Pie Meal
Pocho – Free small draft Asahi and shot of Jameson or Hi Tequila Reposado with any purchase
The Rooster – A free glass of Crimson Pangolin G&T with any purchase
Specters – Buy a pint of Tiger and get the next one free
Tacolicious – 4 free coronas with any taco purchase
Uptown Records n' Beer – 3 glasses house wine or 3 standard mix drinks for RMB100 / Spend RMB300 or more on records and receive a free tote bag
Xime – Free glass of homemade fruit infused shochu on ice and a portion of deep fried udon with any udon purchase
So, how does it work?
Visit any of the participating locations and purchase any item. When you are paying, ask for a Mates Rates voucher and you will be given a random voucher from one of the other participating companies. It’s all random so just go with the flow. Don’t like your deal, trade with a friend, or give it to them.
Collect and use all 15 vouchers and Doc's will give you a free haircut.
Now go. Spend. Support.