Special Date Night Menus

Havana 1920 in San Diego, CA
Havana 1920

Love is in the air, and the dishes, of GBOD Hospitality Group’s new date night menus now served at four Gaslamp Quarter bar and restaurant locations. The menus, meant for sharing, are available now on Wednesdays at Monkey King, Mezé Greek Fusion, El Chingon and Havana 1920.

Monkey King: Monkey King, the Southeast Asian-inspired restaurant located in the Gaslamp Quarter at 467 Fifth Ave., has created a four-course prix fixe menu for date night, priced at $49 per couple.  The meal includes a choice of red, white or sparkling wine; miso soup to start, followed by a Monkey King Roll, made with spicy tuna, crab, avocado, cream cheese, spicy mayo and eel sauce, and flash fried in light tempura batter. The entrée course is skirt steak served with shrimp, vegetables and rice; followed by churros for dessert. More information and reservations are available by calling 619.359.8897 or online at www.monkeykindsd.com.

Mezé Greek Fusion: Dates will indulge in a Greek-inspired four-course prix fixe menu, priced at $49 per couple. The dinner includes a choice of red, white or sparkling wine. The meal will begin with avgolemono soup, a traditional egg-lemon soup with chicken, rice and carrots; or village salad with Roma tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, red onion, feta cheese, olives and capers. The second course, cheese saganaki, will be followed by a surf and turf entrée: steak fillet served with shrimp, vegetables and rice.  The meal will conclude with baklava cheesecake for dessert. More information and reservations are available by calling 619.550.1600 or online at www.gaslampmeze.com.

El Chingon: El Chingon will heat up date night with a four-course menu, available for $49 per couple. The meal begins with a choice of red, white or sparkling wine; followed by first course choice between tortilla soup or ensalada mixta. A shareable queso fundido will be served for the second course. Skirt steak served with shrimp, rice and beans will be served as the entrée, followed by churros for dessert. More information and reservations are available by calling 619.501.1919 or online at www.elchingon.com.

Havana 1920: Guests will enjoy a four-course date night at Havana 1920, located at 548 Fifth Ave. in the Gaslamp Quarter. The menu, priced at $49 per couple, includes a choice of red, white or sparkling wine and will commence with a Havana salad, made with mixed greens, grilled pineapple, black beans, tomato, Caribbean avocados, cucumber and onion tossed in garlic lemon vinaigrette. The second course will be a trio of empanadas, including beef with raisins, green olives, cumin, tomato sauce and garlic; vegetarian filled with portobello mushroom, spinach and cheese; and jamón y queso, ham and cheese. Skirt steak served with shrimp, rice and black beans will be served as the entrée, followed by churros for dessert. More information and reservations are available by calling 619.369.1920 or online at www.havana1920.com.