Monday, May 20, 2013

Tucson restaurants feature hot deals for 2013 summer savings

The Tucson Originals collective of restaurants are featuring some fantastic deals this year. Summer may just be an excellent time for foodies to visit Tucson, Arizona:

Blue fin Seafood Bistro
7053 N. Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 531-8500
Blue Fin will be hosting their annual Summertime Lobster-Fest! A one pound steamed Maine Lobster, Drawn Butter, Texmati Rice and Coleslaw Available for $20.13. Sunday-Thursday 11am-9pm and Friday-Saturday 11am-10pm.

Dakota Café & Catering
6541 E. Tanque Verde Road
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 298-7188
Chef August Ench at  Dakota Cafe is planning the  “Dakota World Tour 2013” for the summer.  The tour will feature a rotating monthly menu with specials from around the World.

DOWNTOWN Kitchen & Cocktails 
135  S. 6th Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 623-7700
Throughout the summer DOWNTOWNs AROUND THE GLOBE  will feature menus from cuisines around the world including Seoul, South Korea; Havana, Cuba; Marrakesh, Morocco; and Mumbai, India. For details visit:
Ghini’s French Caffe
1803 E. Prince Road
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 326-9095
Enjoy two signature Eggs Provençal orders and two mimosas for $20. 

Gourmet Girls Gluten Free Bakery/Bistro
5845 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 408-9000
Enjoy two Gluten Free Eggs Benedict (served all day) for $20, OR Choose any two Gluten Free Sandwiches with two iced teas $20.   

Jonathan’s Cork
6320 E. Tanque Verde Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 296-1631
Offering a weekly $15.00 dinner special. Specials will change throughout the summer to include items such as: Chicken Breast stuffed with Mushroom Mousse, Brined Pork Chop and a Catfish special. Each special entrée will include a small house salad with a choice of starch and house vegetables.

2564 E Grant Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 323-7739
Now in its 19th year, Kingfisher will feature their Road trip menu starting on Friday May 24. The Road trip is a revolving menu that breaks the US into six regions and every two weeks it moves from region to region featuring indigenous specialties, both food and beverage, in addition to their regular menus.

Lodge on the Desert
306 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 320-2014
Join Lodge on the Desert this summer for summer specials. Lodge on the Desert will be serving a $20 Summer Feature which includes: House Salad on chef’s whim, 20 Minute Sous Vide Natural Chicken with creamy white polenta, local Chinese long beans, confit lemon, and reduced chicken jus. Lodge on the Desert will also be serving a seasonal selection of House Made Gelato.

Monkey Burger (Downtown location)
47 North 6th Avenue
Tucson, Arizona 85701
(520) 624-4416
Monkey Burger (Williams Center location)
5350 East Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, Arizona 85711
(520) 514-9797
At both of their locations Monkey Burger will be offering any two burgers, any two sides and two soft drinks for $22 (tax not included).
Pastiche Modern Eatery
3025 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 325-3333
Featuring two of their signature dishes for the perfect summer meal. Enjoy Baby Greens salad and the Bourbon Salmon for only $20. Pastiche will also be featuring wine features all summer long.

Renee’s Organic Oven
7065 E Tanque Verde Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 886-0484
Renee’s Organic Oven will be serving a summer special for $20 per person. The Summer Special includes a glass of wine, any small pizza, and a slice of flourless chocolate cake. No exceptions or changes. You may add to your order. Not valid with any other offers or discounts.

Rocco’s Little Chicago
2707 E. Broadway Blvd.
Tucson AZ, 85716
(520) 321-1860
Enjoy a large cheese, thin-crust pizza and 6 breadsticks OR a double house salad for $20.

Venice Restaurant & Pizzeria
7848 E Wrightstown Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 885-8946
Join Venice Restaurant & Pizzeria for happy hour for 3pm to 7pm every day - $2 domestic long necks and $3 well drinks. Venice will also be offering weekday specials from 4pm to closing – including three pizza toppings for the price of one on Tuesday, buy one spaghetti and get one ½ off on Wednesday, and many more!