The one good thing about Tucson summers is the dining deals throughout the city. Another good deal are the Thursday night movies al fresco at La Placita.
from the press release distributed by StrongpointPR
BRIO Tuscan Grille at the Tucson Mall Welcomes Summer with Seasonal $7.95 Lunch Specials, $16.95 Prix Fixe Dinner and $5 Martini Night Special Summer Prix Fixe Menu to Run Through September
Tucson, Arizona – “La Dolce Vita” (the good life) awaits guests during the lazy days of summer at BRIO Tuscan Grille (BRIO) at the Tucson Mall, which is presenting a delicious $7.95 lunch special and a specially priced seasonal prix fixe dinner menu available now through the end of September, 2011. Guests can also relax with refreshing $5 martinis at BRIO on Thursday evenings. BRIO is a BRAVO | BRIO Restaurant Group (NASDAQ: BBRG) concept.
Treat co-workers, friends or clients to a delicious meal at a value with BRIO’s $7.95 Lunch Specials, offered Monday- Friday 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Three selections, including pizza, flatbreads, salads, sandwiches and pastas are offered daily. Delicious options range from the BLT Pizza, Parmesan Club Flatbread, Roma Flatbread, Tomato Flabread, Chicken Chopped Salad, Crispy Chicken Caesar Salad and Chicken Bruschetta Salad to the Chicken Pizzaiola, Chicken Parmesan Sandwich, Pasta Sacchetti, Penne Gorgonzola, Pasta Toscano, and Shrimp Scampi.
Indulging in BRIO’s scrumptious $16.95 three-course prix fixe dinner menu, offered Sunday-Thursday from 4 p.m.-closing, is the perfect ending to a sweet summer day. Guests can begin their meal with a choice of Soup of the Day; Chopped or Caesar Salad; or Bistecca Insalata, a wedge of lettuce, Gorgonzola, bacon, Roma tomatoes and creamy Parmesan dressing. The second course offers one of three savory dishes: Chicken Milanese, a combination of Romano crusted chicken, herb pasta, fresh Mozzarella and housemade Pomodoro sauce; Chicken or Shrimp Diavolo, a penne entree with a spicy tomato cream sauce and green onions; or mouthwatering Lasagna. To complete their dining experience, guests are offered their choice of Dolchino (or individual dessert) – Tiramisu, Crème Brulee, or Milk Chocolate Caramel Cake, a decadent chocolate cake layered with milk chocolate ganache, caramel, rich chocolate frosting and vanilla whipped cream.
The perfect complement to any meal, BRIO’s Sobieski Martinis are offered for $5 during the restaurant’s Martini Night every Thursday from 3 p.m.-closing in the bar area only. The $5 Martini Night menu includes 11 BRIO classics such as the Flirtini, Lemontini, Razzberitini, Dirty Martini and Cosmopolitan, as well as the recently debuted Raspberry White Truffle, Caramel Chocolate, Paradiso, Lemon Basil Crush and Chocolate Raspberry.
“With our specially-priced summer dinner menu, it’s easy for locals to relax and enjoy our delicious Tuscan cuisine,” said BRIO General Manager Matt Sevigny. “Plus, our guests can unwind with a refreshing, delicious libation during our $5 Martini Nights on Thursdays.”
For a full menu, visit the website.