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katecm Oct 1, 2007 01:13 PM

All,
My anniversary this year will fall on a Tuesday night. Since we're trying to watch our spending a bit, I'd love to find a restaurant that has some sort of deal - like half priced wine or some such. Does anyone know about any good Tuesday specials? Thanks!

  1. monavano Oct 1, 2007 01:38 PM

    Where area(s) are you looking in? Are you considering pre theater dining options?

    www.houndstoothgourmet.com

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      katecm Oct 1, 2007 01:57 PM

      I'd love something like a pre-theater option, but neither of us get out of work until at least 6 or 6:30, and we do like to get a drink before dinner, too. So the time doesn't work out.

      We'd definitely prefer to be downtown, Metro Center/Penn Quarter, but will happily travel for something appealing.

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        monavano Oct 1, 2007 02:16 PM

        Dino has a 3 course dinner for $24 Sun-Thurs if ordered by 7:30. Also free corkage on Tuesdays!
        http://www.dino-dc.com/

        www.houndstoothgourmet.com

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          k
          katecm Oct 2, 2007 12:31 PM

          Hmm, that was last year's anniversary dinner, but that's totally the sort of thing I'd love to find.

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            deangold Apr 1, 2008 02:42 PM

            This has been replaced by our Restaurant Week offer: 3 courses for $35.09 with your choice of the entire menu (selected items have an upcharge). It is available every Monday and Tuesday all evening long.

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              hill food Apr 2, 2008 12:36 AM

              is this the Dean of Dino???

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                Elyssa Apr 2, 2008 06:31 AM

                Yes that's Dean of Dino. :)

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                Elyssa Apr 2, 2008 06:34 AM

                Also Oya usually has a 3 course special going, $30 for dinner. The menu changes a little bit but its a good deal and the food was surprisingly good the last time I went. I remember the spicy crunchy shrimp roll was delicious and there was a fish dish with hen of the woods which had a lot of flavor.

                http://oyadc.com/

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          WashDC33 Oct 2, 2007 02:15 PM

          I have never been, so I can't really comment on the quality. But Petits Plats in Woodley Park does an early bird (5;30-7) and late (9:00 to closing) special for $24.95. http://petitsplats.com/dinner_menu.html

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            tastytamarind Oct 3, 2007 01:41 PM

            I know that Adams Morgan has something called "first Tuesdays," where most local restaurants participate in a $25 pre-fixe meal on the first Tuesday of every month.

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              Elyssa Apr 2, 2008 06:30 AM

              Taberna del Alberdero has 1/2 off tapas Monday-Friday. Sangria is also 1/2 off. The deal is until 7pm but totally worth getting there early for. The tapas are the best in town (and usually the most expensive). A fun way to celebrate your anniversary. See if they'll give you a small table in the back (they do this sometimes and it will be more private then the crowded bar. Perhaps play up the fact that its your anniversary).

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