Open House at Vertical Bistro: Taste New Menu Items, Beers & Cocktails for $25

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If you live in Pasadena or the surrounding San Gabriel Valley, it will be worth your while to drop into Vertical Bistro tomorrow night between 7 – 10 PM. Chef Laurent Quenioux has some new dishes up his sleeve that he would very much like to share with you. And for $25, you can taste a few of them as well as wash them down with some new beers and/or cocktails.

Not a bad open house for the locals.

Make sure you RSVP to the appropriate email address below to reserve your spot. I expect there to be some real tasty French bites awaiting you tomorrow inside the newly renovated Vertical Bistro. There is even a new “library” for you to check out. Now there’s bookshelves in this wine bar thanks to the new addition, which is a 60-seat dining room. The space now overlooks historic Raymond Avenue. This open house sounds like a great opportunity to try the renovation on for size.

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

7 – 10 PM

Cost: $25

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RSVP: [email protected]

Vertical Bistro
70 N. Raymond Avenue (upstairs)
Pasadena, CA 91103
626.795.3999

Twelve Days of Bubbly at Vertical Wine Bistro

Photo credit to Velo Steve on Flickr

Let’s start this countdown to Christmas, shall we? (That is – if you celebrate.) Starting this Saturday, the “Wine Dude” over at Vertical Bistro in Pasadena, David Haskell, will select a different sparkling wine every day (with the exception of Mondays) to be featured in the bar and lounge for just $5 per glass. Be sure to use Haskell’s expertise while you’re there – he’ll be on hand to offer pairing suggestions from the bar’s new California bistro-inspired small plates selection, including rare and hard-to-find artisanal cheeses and charcuterie.

Also, if you’re not in the mood for bubbly, you can stop in any time at their Tuesday – Thursday happy hour from 5 – 7  PM and 10 PM – 12 AM, featuring 25 % off the bar menu and select drink specials for $6.

Peep the menu below to see what’s available to enjoy with your sparkling (or unsparkling) wine:

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