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Old Jan 7, 19, 3:59 pm
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Prepaid Meals in Y

There's an option to pre-pay for the meal voucher for $7.95 (meal + snack, or snack + booze) each direction....

We booked this for our flights down to Montego Bay (connecting via YYZ) , and the PR07 shows on our passes for both flights, but that seems to be overly generous by AC. Even called in to reservations to ask curiously and they said it's covered on both segments!

Curious how many of you have done this for multi-segment flights and whether AC covered you on each segment? Seems too good to be true! LOL
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Old Jan 7, 19, 4:12 pm
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With Comfort fares, a few of us certainly took advantage of the free drinks.

One fare, four segments, four free drinks. Well worth the extra $15 for Comfort
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Old Jan 7, 19, 6:48 pm
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Similarly, $50 lounge access gets you lounges at connection points. Which almost pays for itself if the alternative is >=2 airport meals.
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Old Jan 7, 19, 6:55 pm
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Originally Posted by RangerNS View Post
Similarly, $50 lounge access gets you lounges at connection points. Which almost pays for itself if the alternative is >=2 airport meals.
I'm not sure I agree with that. Even a $15 airport meal is going to beat any North American MLL for food outside of maybe YVR/YUL/YYC during meal hours.

It's great for a snack, but if my goal is a meal, I'm going to a restaurant, not YYZ dom.
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Old Jan 7, 19, 7:22 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow View Post
I'm not sure I agree with that. Even a $15 airport meal is going to beat any North American MLL for food outside of maybe YVR/YUL/YYC during meal hours.

It's great for a snack, but if my goal is a meal, I'm going to a restaurant, not YYZ dom.
I think s/he meant in the "paying for itself" vein, and not necessarily quality.
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Old Jan 7, 19, 10:17 pm
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Originally Posted by yyznomad View Post
I think s/he meant in the "paying for itself" vein, and not necessarily quality.
He did.

But really want I meant was "could suck back enough Moose Green in LAX to deal with the red eye, and then enough powered eggs in YYZ to deal with the Green before further points east"
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Old Jan 7, 19, 11:02 pm
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Originally Posted by jazzsax View Post
Curious how many of you have done this for multi-segment flights and whether AC covered you on each segment? Seems too good to be true! LOL
Not quite the same as your situation, but when I used the Air Canada Bistro voucher (received as part of Altitude benefit), and flew multiple segments in Y, the voucher covered all segments.
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Old Jan 7, 19, 11:42 pm
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Oh crap that reminds me I have some of those. When does all that expire?
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Old Jan 7, 19, 11:47 pm
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These are on my Altitude page
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Old Jan 7, 19, 11:56 pm
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Ditto as @24left. More or less.
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Old Jan 13, 19, 4:33 pm
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I totally forgot I have a bunch of those bistro vouchers too. Can they only be used at time of booking, or can I utilize them afterwards to get something on the flight?

Edit: Never mind, did a search and realized there are already a couple of threads with the answer to this. ("No.")

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Old Jan 13, 19, 5:46 pm
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The sad thing is it's almost never worth using PR07 over a 15% discount.
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Old Feb 11, 19, 9:54 pm
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Originally Posted by 24left View Post
These are on my Altitude page
Can anyone explain how I use these Altitude vouchers? I can only find a purchase option when I make the booking, and the only non-credit card payment box is for a gift card and PIN. There's no place to enter the Altitude code.
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Old Feb 11, 19, 9:55 pm
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Can anyone explain how I use these Altitude vouchers? I can only find a purchase option when I make the booking, and the only non-credit card payment box is for a gift card and PIN. There's no place to enter the Altitude code.
On the AC main page when booking where it says Promotion Code



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Old Feb 11, 19, 10:00 pm
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On the AC main page when booking where it says Promotion Code



Thanks. And how are we supposed to have known that? Promo codes imply discount promos. It would be nice if they provided this little detail on the drop down where we find these codes on the Altitude site!
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