Here Are Tonight's Specials From 44 Restaurants Around The United States

March 5, 2014 4 PM

By George Embiricos

Every Wednesday, Food Republic’s column “Would You Like to Hear About Our Specials?” highlights the nightly special dishes offered at popular restaurants from around the country.

This week, we take a look at tonight’s specials from some of New York City, Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles Miami and Seattle's hotspots, with stops in Atlanta, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston and Kansas City.

NEW YORK

A VOCE (COLUMBUS AVENUE)
Tardivo Risotto

Red shrimp, orange powder, smoked Maldon salt
10 Columbus Circle, avocerestaurant.com

A VOCE (MADISON AVENUE)
Razor Clam Crudo

Pickled puntarelle, arancia
41 Madison Avenue, avocerestaurant.com

BO’S KITCHEN & BAR ROOM
Crawfish Étouffé
Shrimp stock, pearl barley, crawfish tails

Jambalaya
Basmati rice, catfish, pureed tomato, pepper and garlic sauce
6 West 24th Street, bosrestaurant.com

CAFÉ SFA
Lemon Scented Risotto

Shrimp

Scottish Salmon Loin
Asparagus, poached egg, sesame puree, green tea salt, nori powder
611 5th Avenue #8

CASA LEVER
Shaved Beef Carpaccio

Mostarda Cremona, champignon mushrooms, 36-month aged Parmesan

Pan-Seared Tuna
Balsamic vinegar, strawberries, sautéed broccoli
390 Park Avenue, casalever.com

COMMERCE
Roasted Sea Scallops
Brussels sprouts, basil, sweet garlic
50 Commerce Street, commercerestaurant.com

DINOSAUR BAR-B-QUE (HARLEM)
Catfish Po' Boy Sandwiches

Chopped salad, pecan crusted salmon
700 West 125th Street, dinosaurbarbque.com

DINOSAUR BAR-B-QUE (BROOKLYN)
Blackened Salmon

Coconut rice, pineapple salsa
604 Union Street, Brooklyn, dinosaurbarbque.com

FELICE 64
Trofie Pasta

Homemade filet mignon ragu, red wine reduction, wild arugula

Braised Veal Shank
Saffron risotto, gremolata
1166 1st Avenue, felice64.com

MOLYVOS
Braised Calamari

Artichokes, leeks, tomatoes

Crispy Day Boat Sea Scallops
Saffron skordalia, baby beets
871 7th Avenue, molyvos.com

RECETTE
Roasted Monkfish

Charred octopus, squid ink, salsa verde
328 West 12th Street, recettenyc.com

ROSETTE
Lamb Ragu Chitarra

Handmade pasta, roasted leg of lamb, hedgehog mushrooms, thyme oil, shaved Parmesan
171 East Broadway, rosettenyc.com

SANT AMBROEUS (MADISON AVENUE)
Grilled Mixed Seafood Platter

Roasted peppers, grilled portobello mushrooms

Seared Beef Filet
Mustard roasted beet, goat cheese, porcini mushroom tartare
1000 Madison Avenue, santambroeus.com

THE PEACOCK
Grilled Spanish Mackarel Fillets

Wilted baby spinach, soft boiled egg, sourdough toast, sherry wine bacon vinaigrette

Beef and Bacon Ballotine
Marmite onions, Guinness mustard sauce

Slow Roast Spiced Pork Belly
Braised red cabbage, apple tomato ketchup
24 East 39th Street, thepeacocknyc.com

CHICAGO

ADA STREET
Daikon Fettuccine

Saffron-infused curried coconut milk, smoked Bangs Island mussels
1664 North Ada Street, adastreetchicago.com

AZZURRA
Strozzapreti al Pastore

Handmade “priest strangler” pasta, Italian sausage, ricotta, tomato, basil

Whitefish Picatta
Sautéed whitefish, fingerling potatoes, spinach, lemon caper butter
1467 North Milwaukee Avenue, azzurrachicago.com

CH DISTILLERY
Crispy Pork Belly

Caramelized Brussels sprouts, white bean puree
564 West Randolph Street, chdistillery.com

FISH BAR
Skate Wing Dippers
Fried skate wing, spicy sweet chili sauce
2956 North Sheffield Avenue, fishbarchicago.com

HOWELLS & HOOD
Alligator Gumbo
Alligator meat, Andouille sausage, “the Trinity,” long grain rice

Blackened Shrimp
Andouille sausage bread pudding, pickled okra, Crystal hot sauce, beurre blanc
435 North Michigan Avenue, howellsandhood.com

OLD TOWN POUR HOUSE
Redfish
Dirty rice, braised Swiss chard, briny poached oyster and bacon cream, crispy sweet potato strings

Guinness Cupcake
Bushmills caramel filling, Bailey’s frosting
1419 North Wells Street, oldtownpourhouse.com

SOUTH BRANCH
Grilled Snapper
Feta polenta cakes, sautéed green beans, artichoke hearts
100 South Wacker Drive, southbranchchicago.com

SWEETWATER
Chicken Jambalaya
Andouille sausage, “the Trinity”, pork tasso, Cajun spices, long grain rice
225 North Michigan Avenue, sweetwatertavernandgrille.com

TAVERNITA
Wagyu Beef Meatballs
Pork, hazelnut-Romesco sauce

Serrano Ham Croquettes
Saffron aioli
151 West Erie Street, tavernita.com

THE BOUNDARY
Shrimp Po’ Boy
Crispy rock shrimp, iceberg lettuce, tomatoes, Remoulade sauce, French bread

Crawfish Étouffé
White rice
1932 West Division Street, boundarychicago.com

ATLANTA

CARDAMOM HILL
Khichdi (Rice and lentil porridge)
Roasted vegetables, garlic chips, mustard and black sesame seeds, warm ghee
1700 Northside Drive Northwest, cardamomhill.net

DENVER

THE CORNER OFFICE
Beet BBQ Cornish Game Hen
Chicken demi, Andouille sausage, baked beans, Brussels sprouts slaw, sweet potato corn bread
1401 Curtis Street, thecornerofficedenver.com

FORT LAUDERDALE

3030 OCEAN
Short Rib Lasagna
Root vegetables, tickler cheese sauce
3030 Holiday Drive, 3030ocean.com

KANSAS CITY

MAGNOLIA’S
Toasted 7-Up Pound Cake French Toast

Bourbon peaches, maple whipped cream, crumbled topping
2932 Cherry Street, magnoliaskc.com

HOUSTON

BRENNAN’S
Louisiana Crawfish & Waffle
Andouille sausage, corn maque choux

NOLA Barbecue Seafood Stew
Creole spiced redfish, “off the boat” shrimp, poached oysters, seafood boudin, Abita beer aioli, NOLA-style BBQ sauce
3300 Smith Street, brennanshouston.com

LAS VEGAS

DIABLO’S CANTINA AT THE MONTE CARLO
Grilled Durham Ranch A-4 Wagyu Ribeye
Charred radicchio balsamico, orange-thyme poached heirloom tomatoes
3770 South Las Vegas Boulevard, diabloslasvegas.com

STACK RESTAURANT AND BAR AT THE MIRAGE
Grilled Swordfish Steak
Lobster hollandaise sauce

Snake River Farms American Kobe New York Steak
Truffle mashed potatoes, balsamic glazed shallots
3400 South Las Vegas Boulevard, stacklasvegas.com

LOS ANGELES

CAFÉ ROCKENWAGNER
Marinated Skirt Steak
Daikon kimchi, hearts of palm, almond croquettes
1168 South Barrington Avenue, rockenwagner.com

KATANA
Wagyu & Lobster Skewer
Uni butter, truffle essence

Wagyu Gunkan
Sushi-style beef tartare, caviar
8439 Sunset Boulevard, innovativedining.com

THE WALLACE
Squid Ink Pasta
Local squid, roasted asparagus, crème fraîche, breadcrumb
3833 Main Street, thewallacela.com

MIAMI

3800 OCEAN
“Henry’s” Chicken Parmesan
Fresh mozzarella, San Marzano tomatoes, angel hair pasta
3800 North Ocean Drive, 3800ocean.com

BULLA GASTROBAR
Coca De Recapte
Homemade flatbread, eggplant, roasted peppers, anchovies
2500 Ponce De Leon Boulevard, bullamiami.com

FLORIDA COOKERY
Paella For Two
Cedar Key clams, gulf shrimp, octopus, local fish and house chorizo
1545 Collins Avenue, florida-cookery.com

OTC
Kimchi Burger
Grilled chuck and brisket blend, kimchi, grilled pork belly, fried egg
1250 South Miami Avenue, otc-restaurants.com

TONGUE & CHEEK
Heritage Pork
English peas, fennel gratin, bone marrow chimichurri

Foie Gras Torchon
Blood orange, brioche croutons, coffee
431 Washington Avenue, tandcmiami.com

SEATTLE

HOT CAKES
Housemade Lemon Curd & Crème Yvette

Blue Bird vanilla ice cream
5427 Ballard Avenue Northwest, getyourhotcakes.com

MKT.
Grilled Side Stripe Shrimp

Pickled fennel, kimchi salad, cilantro
2108 North 55th Street, ethanstowellrestaurants.com

POQUITOS
Albacore Ceviche

Cucumber, fresno chile, lime, shallot, cilantro, olive oil
1000 East Pike Street, vivapoquitos.com

RIONE XIII
Pappardelle

Braised leg of lamb, mint, Pecorino Romano
401 15th Avenue East, ethanstowellrestaurants.com

VOLUNTEER PARK CAFÉ
Seared Scallops
French lentils, pancetta, frisée salad
1501 17th Avenue East, alwaysfreshgoodness.com