There’s a three-day weekend upon us. Yippee! To commemorate Memorial Day weekend–and ensure it is a tasty one–here are Valley dining deals and specials to enjoy.
The Melting Pots of Phoenix (Ahwatukee, Arrowhead and Scottsdale) is proud to honor veterans with a special three-course fondue experience for our vets and their families. The three-course meal will include your choice of creamy cheese fondue prepared table-side, a fresh salad and succulent entrée of teriyaki-marinated sirloin, Pacific white shrimp, all-natural breast of chicken and spinach and artichoke ravioli. With any proof of service, veterans and their families will enjoy this fondue family feast for $29.95 per person (not including tax and gratuity). Select cocktails and wine will be available for $6 as well. www.meltingpot.com.
On Sunday, May 25, El Chorro hosts a special three-course meal ($36) for the holiday, include Windmill Farms tomato salad with pickled red onions and cucumbers and a delicious BBQ platter: ½ rack of ribs, BBQ chicken, grilled sausage with coleslaw and corn on the cob. www.elchorro.com.
SOL Cocina of Scottsdale Quarter is extending its weekend brunch. Enjoy the huevos and $3 mimosas from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. all weekend long. www.solcocina.com.
On Sunday, May 25 and Monday, May 26, Paul Martin’s American Grill in Scottsdale is offering its special Wine Dinner for Two. For $49, couples receive an organic green salad and entrée for each guest, along with a choice of one bottle from a selection of 25 wines to share. www.paulmartinsamericangrill.com.
Salut Kitchen Bar (pictured) in Tempe is offering $5 pitchers of Rolling Rock all weekend long in honor of Memorial Day. Celebrate with this American draft Friday, May 23 through Monday, May 26. www.salutkitchenbar.com.
Twin Peaks restaurants across the country want to say thanks to the dedicated military personnel in their cities. On Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, Twin Peaks will pick up the check for all veterans and current military personnel and treat them to a complimentary meal. (Offer includes one free entrée for veterans and current military personnel valued at $14.95.) www.twinpeaksrestaurant.com.
This Memorial Day, The Refuge in Central Phoenix will launch a permanent discount for retired and active military and first responders. Show a valid ID and receive 10 percent off anytime. www.therefugeaz.com.