Some Macon restaurants are offering deals Friday and Saturday in recognition of this weekend's Otis Redding 70th birthday celebration.
The "Big O" deals are:
Dolce Vita, 484 Cherry St., deep dish pizza and two specialty desserts for $19 and a "Try a Little Tenderness" martini for $8.
Acapulco Mexican restaurant, 379 Third St., Respect ‘Rita or Big “O” Margarita.
Lemongrass Thai Bistro, 442 Cherry St., “The Dock of the Bay Martini” for $5 all weekend.
Fincher’s Barbecue, 3947 Houston Ave., free drink with signature rib dinner.
Nu-Way Weiners, 430 Cotton Ave., 20 percent off famous MegaBurger with bacon and cheese andmedium drink.
H&H Restaurant, 807 Forsyth Road, full meal: meat, two vegetables, drink and desert for $9.
The Rookery, 543 Cherry St. – Friday: pork loin with a Granny Smith apple potato salad with Vermont cheddar.
Amanda’s Cakery, 321 Cotton Ave., half-dozen standard cupcakes for $10.
Foul Play, 580 Cherry St., eight wings any style with onion rings and a drink for $8.50.
S&S Cafeterias, 2124 Riverside Drive, 10 percent off country fried steak with rice and gravy.
Ask for the "Big O" special at Downtown Grill, 562 Mulberry St., Jennoely’s Pizza, 336 Second St., and Market City Café, 502 Cherry St.