California is the No. 1 destination for food-loving travelers in America. Destinations across California are showcasing their restaurants this month and Lancaster will spotlight its downtown eateries on January 22-28. Restaurant week on the BLVD is the perfect opportunity for foodies, residents and visitors alike to dine local and eat global! Satisfy your palate with American classics, Mediterranean, Italian, El Salvadorian, Chinese, Brazilian cuisine and more!
The Modern Tea Room, is celebrating its one year anniversary and offers a modern take on an ancient beverages paired with delicious sandwiches and salads.
BeX Bar & Grill is the premier destination for entertainment and fresh affordable dinning and is quickly becoming Lancaster's nightlife hotspot. Guests can watch sports games on HD Projection screens while enjoying BeX's American Classic favorites such as the BeXtraordinary garlic-parmesan fries. Additionally, BeX houses more than 25 beers on tap and a variety of craft cocktails.
Dine among a mural of lemon trees at one of Lancaster's favorite Mediterranean-inspired eateries, the Lemon Leaf. Known for its indulgent pastas and pizzas, the café also offers lighter dishes such as fresh grilled salmon, and hand crafted deserts. The Lemon Leaf Café specialized in traditional Greek and Italian dishes made with clean and artisanal ingredients.
Kinetic Brewing Company has been well received since starting up in 2011. Brewmaster Steve Kinsey has creates a friendly pub atmosphere featuring hearty pub food, including pretzels, scotch eggs and fried pickles as well as a national award winning collection of handcrafted brews plus a sampling of ever changing guest beers.
At Olives Mediterranean Café, ambiance and flavor go hand-in-hand with its healthy and tasteful menu and traditional Mediterranean flair. With a vast array of vegetarian options, the restaurant specializes in light and savory dishes such as stuffed grape leaves, babaganoush and a variety of kabobs. Live entertainment is offered most weekends.
Look no further than Rio Brazilian to spice up your dinner routine. The traditional churrasco-style restaurant has a variety of tender and juicy meat options, all served tableside, sliced from a large skewer. The all-you-can-eat dinner includes your choice of garlic beef, Portuguese pork sausage, chicken wrapped in bacon and several other meat varieties. The sweet fried bananas are perfect end to your festive night at this ethnic Lancaster delight.
Located on the BLVD across from The BLVD theaters and Lancaster Performing Arts Center, Pour d' Vino offers an intimate menu designed to pair well with their selection of 100 wines and beers, both imported and domestic. As Antelope Valley's first wine lounge, Pour d' Vino features live jazz and live music on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. with a variety of local talent providing entertainment.
Katz & Jammers
GBG on the BLVD, previously known as Giannini's Bistro & Grill, is ideal for family gatherings and special occasions. The restaurant offers a variety of pastas, steak, seafood and barbecue options such as Jack Daniel's style tri tip, fried shrimp and Barbecue baby back ribs. Specials include: Sunday kids eat free, Monday is Seniors all day 50%, Tuesday is a 2 for Tuesday menu $25.00, Wednesday Hump Day Burgers, Thursday Best in the West We’ve Gone BBQ Crazy, Friday Seafood Madness, Saturday Happy Hour All Day Appetizer and Drink Specials.
Grab-and-go visitors or those who prefer a smaller setting, , Brooklyn Deli is offering 10% off on any purchase of a sandwich and the combo, 1800, Hot Rod Dogz, Cantarito, Little Szechuan and Mora.
While on the BLVD take a moment to satisfy your sweet tooth at Double D Cupcake, Zero Degrees offering 2fer specials, the Juice Box, Perkies Coffee Haus, Caramel Pastries and Maribel’s Café on the BLVD.
Dine at your favorite downtown eateries all week long and visit www.theblvdlancaster.com for more information.