Where Local and Global Appetites Collide

Tucson restaurant news: Dave, Johnny, John

More Tucson restaurants news

Daves eat free
Any guy whose first name is Dave or David gets a free entree on Tuesday, June 30, when accompanied by another guest. So let’s just say your name is David Letterman and you want to go to Famous Dave’s for your free entree, you must be accompanied by a non Dave or David. You must also show a photo I.D. Famous or not, all Daves and Davids who play by these rules get a free entrée at Famous Dave’s BBQ, 4565 N Oracle Rd, 888-1512, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Johnny seduced me
As I was standing in the checkout aisle of Sunflower Market, Johnny Depp on the cover of Vanity Fair seduced me to buy the magazine and read the story. I did and savored every photograph and word.

Not just another John
With the release of the movie, Public Enemies, about bad guy John Dillinger played by cool guy Johnny Depp — on July 1, the Hotel Congress will be hosting a night of history about the notorious Dillinger gang, their infamous stay at Hotel Congress and capture. The Cup Café will feature a $19.34 prix fixe dinner with specialties from the era such as relish tray, Waldorf or hearts of lettuce salad, chicken Fricassee  or sautéed  sole with green string beans, parsley potatoes, rolls & butter, and apple pie. The regular menu will also be available as well as period music provided on the patio by El Camino Royale featuring Jimmy Carr on Vibes and a Model A car show. People who wear 1930’s retro attire will be eligible to enter a special raffle for cool prizes.

Follow me on Twitter: Nice Chewish woman gone wild!  Send your Tucson restaurant news to eat.tucson@yahoo.com

Leave a Reply