Feedbag: Wine and chocolate, V-day prix fixe, Early Birdie Dinner

Niblets of information on all things food and drink in the South Sound

By Volcano Staff on February 11, 2015


Join Metro Parks Tacoma for their annual pre-V Day Wine and Chocolate event at the W. W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory (316 S. G St., Tacoma) at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13. A $30 ticket includes an opportunity to sip on wine and champagne paired with chocolate covered strawberries and truffles while you mingle among glorious floral decorations. Live music will also be onsite. Must be 21 and over to attend. Tickets can be purchased at the conservatory or the Metro Parks main office. For more details, call 253.591.5330.


The Social Bar and Grill (1715 Dock St., Tacoma) is getting romantic on Valentines Day with a prix fixe menu highlighting some lovely dishes perfect for sharing over a four-course dining experience. Enjoy Cajun shrimp bisque or their risotto balls before digging into an espresso rub petite tenderloin or wonton ravioli stuffed with crab and smoked carrot beurre blanc. The regular menu is also available. Reservations are recommended at 253.301.3835.


Smoke + Cedar (2013 S. Cedar, Tacoma) has introduced their Early Birdie Dinner available Sunday through Thursday from 4-5:30 p.m. Enjoy a two-course dinner of select appetizers and entrees for a smooth $18 or add a third course for 3 bucks more. Plus, you can pair it with a glass of house wine for a measly $5 or purchase a whole bottle for the table and receive 25 percent off the bottle.