South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: Meatfull Mondays, Decadent Dessert Class, and $3 Drafts
Behold the duck-fat burger, also available at Sybarite Pig.
Photo by Nicole Danna
The Sybarite Pig (20642 State Road 7, Boca Raton) will offer its first installment of Meatful Monday Dinners. Tritip steak and potatoes au gratin with Idiazabal cheese is the meal featured for this week’s installment. This event starts at 5 p.m. with beers by the mug. Visit sybaritepig.com.
$3 Drafts at Foxy Brown
The workweek just started, but that doesn’t mean you can't enjoy a few brewskies here and there. Foxy Brown (723 E. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale) will have $3 drafts for your drinking pleasure. Enjoy, folks! Visit MyFoxyBrown.com.
Tarpon Bend Fantastic Four Burger Challenge
The last Monday of the month at 9 p.m., Tarpon Bend (200 NW Second St., Fort Lauderdale) offers fearless, meat-loving competitors the chance to race the clock for a free meal. If you can finish a towering, four-patty burger in 20 minutes or less, not only is your meal free but you get a burger for your hungry (if slightly horrified) dining companion, a Fantastic Four Challenge T-shirt, your photo on the wall of fame, and a $25 bar tab. If you can't finish it, the cost is $20. Visit tarponbend.com.
Burger and Beer Tuesdays at Funky Buddha
Funky Buddha Brewery (1201 NE 38th St., Oakland Park) allows guests to get a burger and beer for $10. Burger choices include the 1201 burger or one of four specialty burgers. Beers include Hop Gun, Fuhgeddaboudit Red, Floridian, OP Porter, On Top Blonde, and Crusher. This event is from 5 to 10 p.m. Visit FunkyBuddhaBrewery.com.
Solita & Mastino (25 NE Second Ave., Delray Beach) will allow guests to participate in a pizza-making class, from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets cost $69 and include pizza tastings, the end pizza result, and a free alcoholic beverage. Register at solitaitalian.com.
Bokamper’s Sports Bar and Grill (3115 NE 32nd Ave., Fort Lauderdale) will allow guests a chance to pre-register for the Saltwater Shootout, the first leg in the Pompano Beach Saltwater Circuit, a spring fishing tournament. This starts on the water at 7 p.m. Visit saltwatershootout.com.
Farmer's Table: fresh to death.
Farm to Kitchen: Decadent Desserts
Farmer’s Table (1901 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton) will teach guests all about desserts with samples such as carrot cake, mixed berry tart, and peanut butter cookie dough bites. The class is $15 and is from 1 to 2 p.m. Visit EventBrite.com.
Trivia at Bangin' Banjo Brewing
Bangin' Banjo Brewing (3200 NW 23rd Ave., Suite 500, Pompano Beach) will feature trivia from 7 to 9 p.m. There will be prizes as well as food from the Inca Mix. Visit banginbanjobrewing.com.
All Month Long
National Poetry Month at Hoffman Chocolates
Because of National Poetry Month, Hoffman’s Chocolates (various locations) has teamed up with the Jason Taylor Foundation to support the young poets of the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network. To celebrate, Hoffman’s Chocolates will donate 10 percent of all Gourmet Caramel Apple sales during April to the Jason Taylor Foundation. Visit Hoffmans.com.
Grilled Veggie Board at Tanzy
Tanzy (301 Plaza Real, Boca Raton in Mizner Park) will feature a grilled veggie board in honor of Earth Day. This costs $13 and features Portobello mushrooms, sweet potato fries, bell peppers, broccolini, and more. This is available till the end of April. Visit tanzyrestaurant.com.
Ratatouille Pizza and Sidecar Cocktail
iPic Theaters (301 Plaza Real, Boca Raton) is offering a limited-time Ratatouille Pizza for April. Also available for this month only is the Sidecar cocktail. Visit iPicTheatres.com.
Burger of the Month
Burger Bar (4650 Donald Ross Road, Palm Beach Gardens) is featuring the Georgia Peach as its burger of the month for $15.50. It consists of Wisconsin smoked Gouda, applewood-smoked bacon, red onion, arugula, and Georgia peach compote on a toasted ciabatta bread. The drink of the month is the Bobby Jones, which includes bourbon, peach schnapps, and sour mix. Visit burgerbar.com.
Natalya Jones is a food and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the latest in entertainment and fun things to do in South Florida, follow her on Twitter.
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