Top Daily Deal Websites

Best Daily Deals Websites on the Internet

Getty / Digital Vision

Many of the best deals for local and online retail, restaurants and services, are the websites that offer daily steals, flash sales and hourly rock-bottom prices. Some of the daily deals sites look like they are offering the same products, but when you compare them side-to-side you quickly realize that there is little to no duplication of the actual deals that you will find. The most popular daily deal sites are Groupon and LivingSocial, but there are many other sites that are equally useful for serious deal hunters.

We have listed our favorites below.

  • Amazon Local
    You may be used to seeing the Amazon local deals on, but not all the deals that they have are listed there. When you log on, enter your zip code to find the local deals. Scroll down to see the national deals being offered by online retailers.
  • CoupRecoup
    CoupRecoup is a second hand Daily Deal site where you can buy Groupon and LivingSocial deals that you may have missed and also sell the deals that you bought, but cannot use. The same is true for other deals sites like Groupon, but the main focus seems to be on the top sites with daily local deals.
  • DealChicken
    DealChicken is in more than 90 cities that are associated with one of Gannett’s owned and operated newspapers or broadcast outlets. There are local deals for nearly every zip code in the U.S.
  • Google Offers
    Great for local and travelers alike, Google Offers features local restaurant, retail, entertainment and service deals locally and from brand-name stores. Also included is the option to view the location of the business on Google Maps.
  • Half Off Depot
    Currently live in 27 states, offers local, national and travel daily deals. Since the merger with and creation of nCrowd, Inc., the list of deals in local cities has grown tremendously.
  • HomeRun
    HomeRun is a smaller "Groupon like" site that focuses on time-sensitive daily local and national deals and travel offers. The site is small, but the prices are great.
  • Plum District
    Plum District is a daily deal site for moms and their families. They offer daily deals on everything from restaurants and spas, to kids and family activities, to hotels and weekend getaways and more in most major U.S. cities. You can also find deals from national online retailers.
    The home-grown, popular mom site offers four "Steal" sites for Baby, Kid, Scrapbooking and Mom. Each category has two good deals each day, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. PST.
  • SweetJack
    SweetJack , a partner of Clear Channel Communications and Cumulus radio stations , is a solid company that has a good assortment of local, national and travel deals, often at excellent prices. The website is growing in popularity because the quality and prices off the deals.
  • TravelZoo Local Deals
    TravelZoo made its name by offering travel deals, but it also has a local deals section that does a good job of putting together local restaurant, retail and entertainment deals. Some of the prices are great, some are fair, but it is worth it to sift through the list to snag a good deal.
  • Woot
    Woot is a fun daily deals site that posts one deal a day and runs other time-sensitive deals from various categories like tech, home, kids, sport and wine. Another fun feature is when they are having a woot-off, featuring one deal after another for an undefined amount of time. The deals are dirt cheap and go amazingly fast.

Continue Reading...