When you have a credit to Restaurant.com, it is redeemed for a certificate to a specific restaurant of the same face value. eGift cards or “credit” to our store can only be used in the redemption process, not in the purchase path. Specials by Restaurant.com deals usually consist of an eGift Card packaged with a deal from an affiliated company such as Broadway smash musicals and plays, Las Vegas spectaculars, favorite sports teams and a multitude of popular travel destinations. All deals offered from Specials by Restaurant.com must be purchased with a credit card.