Casino Night for Charity

Feeling lucky, and charitable? Mezé Greek Fusion will turn into a gambler’s paradise for the third annual Casino Night for Charity benefitting Include Autism from 8 to 11 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13.

Mezé Greek Fusion will partner with Gaslamp District Media and Batta Fulkerson Law Group to host the charity event, which will raise money for Include Autism. Guests will try their luck at blackjack, Pai Gow, poker and other games, while playing for raffle tickets and exclusive prizes. Ben Silver, Mezé Greek Fusion’s in-house sommelier and magician, will provide entertainment and close-up magic demonstrations. Featured cocktail selections, made with Edrington Group premium spirits, will also be available for purchase.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Include Autism, a local nonprofit organization working to empower and include individuals with autism in all aspects of community life. The organization directly serves children and teens with autism, their families, peer and adult volunteers and mentors.

Admission is free for guests, but does not include chips. Chips to play table games are available starting at $20. VIP Admission is priced at $100 and includes chips and access to an exclusive VIP cocktail hour beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at https://nightout.com/events/charity-casino-night.

For more information about Mezé Greek Fusion, visit the website at www.GaslampMeze.com.

About Mezé Greek Fusion

In December 2014, GBOD Hospitality debuted its first restaurant concept, Mezé Greek Fusion, in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. The restaurant was an instant game-changer, pairing innovative Greek cuisine with open and contemporary design. With features like sky-high ceilings, indoor/outdoor dining, a lively bar, happy hour, late night specials and exemplary service, Mezé harnesses the pillars of Greek culture with a distinctively Southern California vibe. Awarded “Best Greek,” “Best Small Plates,” “Best Late-Night Menu,” “Best Mediterranean,” and “Best Late-Night Menu” by San Diego media and diners, Mezé is one of the most popular restaurants in Downtown San Diego. Mezé Greek Fusion, located at 345 Sixth Ave., is open 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 2 a.m. on Friday, 10:30 a.m. – 2 a.m. on Saturday, and 10:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. on Sunday. More information about Mezé Greek Fusion is available on the website at www.GaslampMeze.com, by calling 619.550.1600, and on Facebook, Instagramand Twitter at @GaslampMeze.

About GBOD Hospitality Group

GBOD Hospitality Group was founded in 2012 by brothers Raymond and Patrick Davoudi in San Diego with the opening of Mezé Greek Fusion in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. Two new partners, Joe Santos and Aleko Achtipes, joined GBOD in 2014 with the aim to build a portfolio of dynamic hospitality brands. Building on the success of Mezé, GBOD took over operations of Prohibition, an underground speakeasy at 548 5th Ave. in February 2017; followed by the opening El Chingon Bad Ass Mexican in May 2017; Mezé at Liberty Station in June 2017; and Havana 1920, located at 548 5th Ave. in October 2017. GBOD added Monkey King, located at 467 5th Ave., to its portfolio in June 2018. With six restaurants now under its umbrella, GBOD is now working to develop sister companies in related industries.