Where Local and Global Appetites Collide
Summer Deals – Tucson Restaurants

Summer Deals – Tucson Restaurants

Downtown Kitchen & Cocktails
preserved lemon, mint, pomegranate molasses – Istanbul passport, photo courtesy DK&C

Passports, road trips + more

Passports/Around the Globe
Once again Downtown Kitchen & Cocktails hosts its summer passport series launching an Istanbul menu then taking off for Moscow, Kingston/Jamaica and Chengdu/China. You don’t even have to check your luggage or go through security to experience a variety of exotic tastes along with the regular menu for folks who want to stay close to home. Get your “passports” stamped for free food.

To please vegetarians, try the —
butternut squash sauce, babaganoush, green peas, fried cauliflower florets, beet chips, harissa oil, goat cheese $19


Kingfisher Road Trip Menu
feed your inner cowboy or cowgirl

Road Trips
Save gas and drive time while exploring your palate nationwide when you savor Kingfisher’s road trip menu. Here’s the lip-smacking schedule:

Southwest: Friday, May 22 -Wednesday, June 3 –Feed your inner cowgirl or cowboy
Pacific Northwest: Thursday, June 4 – Wednesday, June 17
Great Plains / Midwest: Thursday, June 18 – Tuesday, June 30
California / Hawaii: Wednesday, July 15 – Monday, August 31
Back East: Tuesday, August 4 – Wednesday, August 19
Down South: Thursday, August 20 – Sunday, September 6

Here’s a menu item that Circle of Food can almost taste:
PULLED, SMOKED PORK TAMALE PIE red mole, calabacitas  $18

Sauce $20 Summer Special
Eat more pizza

$20 Summer Sampler
Every year Sauce does not disappoint. For a mere $20, you get one pizza, one salad + two glasses of wine for $20.

Sauce has some new seasonal salads to try like the watermelon salad of watermelon (of course), crunchy jicama, spinach, arugula, feta cheese and white balsamic vinaigrette. Available: June 1 – August 31

More independent restaurant closings (see previous post) include McMahon’s Steakhouse and Old Pueblo Grille.

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