We’re told that to save money, we have to cut back on eating out. But, we don’t always listen to what we’re told because Americans are still eating out more often than ever.

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According to the National Restaurant Association, restaurant and foodservice sales are expected to reach a record high of $660.5 billion in 2013, a 3.8 percent increase from 2012.

Rather than reduce the frequency with which you eat out, why not continue to enjoy the food at restaurants, but save some money while you’re at it?

There are many credit cards that offer bonus rewards on spending at restaurants, effectively cutting the cost of this luxury.

If you love dining out, we list the top 5 credit cards that will help you save some money at restaurants:

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Simon is a research analyst for MyBankTracker. He is an expert on consumer banking products, bank innovations and financial technology.
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