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Official Rules

Restaurant.com's Dinner's On Us Sweepstakes
June 20, 2012 - July 3, 2012

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. All winners must be 18 years of age or older. Applicable in United States only. Void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.
  2. SWEEPSTAKES TIMING/DESCRIPTION: The Sweepstakes begins at 9:00:00 AM Central Time (CT) on June 20, 2012 and ends 11:59:59 PM CT on July 3, 2012 (the "Promotion Period"). A total of ten (10) winners will be selected from a random drawing among all eligible entries. Five (5) winners will be selected on June 23, 2012 and five (5) winners will be selected on July 3, 2012. All Entries must be received between by 11:59:59 PM CT on the drawing day in order to be eligible for that day's drawing. Unselected entries will be eligible for any subsequent drawings. Entries will not be judged or scored. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged. Twitter and Facebook’s clocks will be the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes.
  3. HOW TO ENTER: To enter, you must have or create a non-private Twitter account ("Twitter account") OR a Facebook account. If you already have a Twitter and/or Facebook account, you will have to sign in to your account. If you are not an existing member of Twitter or Facebook, you will be required to follow the directions and join either or both networks. When you join Twitter or Facebook, you are indicating that you have read and agree to accept the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Membership to Twitter.com and Facebook is free.

    • To enter the Sweepstakes via Twitter, sign in at Twitter.com, go to URL http://twitter.com/Restaurant_com and click "Follow" to follow @Restaurant_com on Twitter. All entrants must be following Restaurant.com in order to be eligible to win. Each day during the Promotion Period, at a random time during the day tweet a photo of your restaurant bill showing your Restaurant.com Gift Certificate applied to the check and include the hashtag #showmethesavings. Your original Tweets must contain a clear image of your bill and the hashtag #showmethesavings to be entered to win. Eligible Participants will receive one (1) entry ("Entry") for each Tweet. There is no limit to the number of times an individual may enter but each entry must contain a unique restaurant bill image. Limit of one entry per bill. No person may enter the sweepstakes by using more than one account.

      Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized Twitter account holder associated with the username used to enter via Twitter. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a username by twitter.com. You must enter using only a twitter.com account subscribed to and registered in your name. The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the user name/Twitter account associated with the winning entry. Entries that are mechanically reproduced, copied, illegible, incomplete or inaccurate are void. Incomplete Entries or Entries not complying with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification. Entries that have been generated by a script, macro, bot or any other automated means will be deemed void. Entry must be in keeping with the Sponsor's image, and may not be offensive, nor can it defame, or invade upon the publicity rights or privacy of any person or otherwise infringe upon any person or entity's intellectual property, personal or proprietary rights, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Incomplete entries or entries not complying with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, illegible, damaged, or misdirected entries. Sponsor's decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. If an entrant changes his/her Twitter account after he/she enters the Sweepstakes, it is his/her sole responsibility to notify the Sponsor by (postal) mailing notice to Sponsor's address (listed below) to be received by the end of the Promotion Period.

    • To enter the Sweepstakes via Facebook, sign in to your Facebook account and search for the the Restaurant.com Facebook page then click "Like” to become a fan of Restauran.com on Facebook. All entrants must “Like” Restaurant.com in order to be eligible to win. Each day during the Promotion Period, at a random time during the day, upload a photo of your restaurant bill showing your Restaurant.com Gift Certificate applied to the check and include the phrase, “Hey Restaurant.com, show me the savings!” You must post your photo on the Restaurant.com Facebook page in order to be entered to win.

      Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized Facebook account holder associated with the profile used to enter via Facebook. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a username by Facebook.com. You must enter using only a Facebook profile registered in your name. The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the user name/Facebook account associated with the winning entry. Entries that are mechanically reproduced, copied, illegible, incomplete or inaccurate are void. Incomplete Entries or Entries not complying with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification. Entries that have been generated by a script, macro, bot or any other automated means will be deemed void. Entry must be in keeping with the Sponsor's image, and may not be offensive, nor can it defame, or invade upon the publicity rights or privacy of any person or otherwise infringe upon any person or entity's intellectual property, personal or proprietary rights, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Incomplete entries or entries not complying with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, illegible, damaged, or misdirected entries. Sponsor's decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. If an entrant changes his/her Facebook account after he/she enters the Sweepstakes, it is his/her sole responsibility to notify the Sponsor by (postal) mailing notice to Sponsor's address (listed below) to be received by the end of the Promotion Period.

  4. CHOOSING AND CONTACTING WINNERS. Winners of sweepstakes will be chosen at random from entries received. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion. Entrants must send entries using the correct sweepstakes entry method, and any other specific entry information requested in the sweepstakes announcement. Winners of the sweepstakes will be contacted at the Twitter account used to enter the sweepstakes via twitter, or as a response to the original image posted on the Facebook page. The person receiving and replying to the winner announcement message will be considered the winner unless they specify another person within the reply message as the winner. If a potential winner cannot be contacted through the Twitter account or Facebook post used to enter the sweepstakes, the potential winner forfeits the prize. Restaurant.com will mail the sweepstakes prize to the address supplied by the recipient of the winner announcement message.
  5. CLAIMING A PRIZE: Claiming of prizes requires a response to @Restaurant_com from the winning Twitter account or an email to social@restaurant.com from the winning Facebook profile holder within 5 days of being notified of winning at the Twitter account or Facebook post used to enter. Failure to respond shall mean that the winner forfeits the prize. Restaurant.com is not required to award elsewhere any prizes forfeited by the chosen winner(s).

    Winners are solely responsible for all taxes and/or fees that may be incurred. Each prize winner must supply Restaurant.com with his/her legal name, email address, birth date, and daytime phone number. Restaurant.com Certificate Prizes: These prizes can be used to purchase certificates and offers for participating restaurants at Restaurant.com. The ARV of a Restaurant.com certificate is determined by the certificate or offer you can purchase using the certificate. Certificates or offers for participating restaurants purchased at Restaurant.com are subject to the participating restaurants' terms and conditions. For All Prizes: Winners must comply with all terms and conditions of certificates. All prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.

  6. PRIZES: There will be five (5) Prizes awarded on June 23, 2012 and five (5) Prizes awarded on July 3, 2012 for a total of ten (10) Prizes. The Prize is: the total value (up to but not exceeding $400) of the entrant’s restaurant bill indicated in the photo submitted for the contest (less the Restaurant.com Gift Certificate discount). Approximate Retail Value (ARV) may not exceed $375/ea. Prize funds to be awarded winners mailing address provided via email to social@restaurant.com. Total ARV of all prizes may not exceed: $3,750. All taxes and any other costs not specifically stated within these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of the winner. Prizes are not transferable and no substitutions or cash equivalents are permitted, except that Sponsor at its sole discretion, may substitute the prize with a prize of equal or greater value. If the specified prize becomes unavailable due to unforeseen circumstances, Restaurant.com may substitute a prize of like or equal value. Specifics of the prizes are in sponsor's sole discretion. All prizes will be awarded, providing there are a sufficient number of eligible entries received. If winner is deemed a minor in his/her state or place of residence, prize will be awarded in the name of a parent or legal guardian.
  7. ALTERNATE ENTRY METHOD: Send an email with your Restaurant.com account email address and contact information to social@restaurant.com. Include the subject line: Dinner’s On Us Sweepstakes.
  8. PUBLICITY. Sponsor reserves all rights, including the right to edit, publish, use, adapt, modify, or dispose of any entry, proper names, likenesses, and photographs for advertising and promotional purposes in all media (including, but not limited to, the internet) without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
  9. RELEASE. Neither Restaurant.com, Restaurant.com sponsors, nor employees of Restaurant.com or sponsors may be held liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of usage of any winners of a prize once possession has been taken of the product by winner. Restaurant.com is not liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with or resulting from any sweepstakes promoted by Restaurant.com.
  10. WINNER LIST. Winner List requests will only be accepted after the Promotion end date (listed above) and no later than July 31, 2012. For the Winner List, please request via email to social@restaurant.com.
  11. GENERAL CONDITIONS. Restaurant.com reserves the right to alter any rules of the sweepstakes at anytime. Management, employees and families of Restaurant.com are prohibited from winning any prizes awarded by Restaurant.com.
  12. SPONSOR. Restaurant.com, Inc., 1500 West Shure Drive, Arlington Heights, IL 60004.
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