Syracuse's Downtown Dining Week(s) set for Feb. 15-29

Published: Monday, January 30, 2012, 11:24 AM Updated: Monday, January 30, 2012, 3:44 PM

By Don Cazentre / The Post-Standard 
Photo By: Dick Blume / The Post-Standard file photo The Mission Restaurant 

Syracuse, NY -- Downtown Syracuse's annual effort to lure diners to locally owned eateries in midwinter begins Feb. 15 and ends Feb. 29
This year, 25 restaurants are involved in Downtown Dining Week, or weeks, a new record (beating last year's total of 22).
During the two weeks, participating restaurants offer deals of 3 courses for $25 or less. 
New to the promotion this year is a deal where dining week diners can show their receipts and gain half-price admission to the Clinton Square ice rink. 
Participating restaurants this year are: Ale 'N Angus Pub; Anthony's Pasta bar; bc Restaurant; Big Slim's Grill; Bistro Elephant; Bittersweet Wine & Dessert Bar; Black Olive Mediterannean Taverna; Bull & Bear Pub; Byblos Mediterranean Cafe; Dinosaur Bar-B-Que; Elbow Room; Empire Brewing Co.; Kitty Hoynes Irish Pub & Restaurant; L'Adour Restaurant Francais; La Taqueria Fresh Mexican Grill; Lemon Grass; The Mission; Namu; Parisa; Pastabilities; PJ's Pub & Grill; Prime Steakhouse; Sakana-Ya Sushi Bar; Syracuse Suds Factory; and Wise Guys Bistro.

The events' principal sponsors are AmeriCU Credit Union and the Downtown Committee of Syracuse.

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