Roberta Grove and Maria Elena Smith
New Orleans, Louisiana (November 7, 2014) - Restaurant R'evolution applauds the famous Saenger Theatre's dedication to bringing world class performances into the New Orleans spotlight. To celebrate, the restaurant has unveiled the perfect Pre-theatre Dinner Menu. Here's your cue to sample an exquisite three-course menu designed by award-winning executive chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto. This culinary duo demonstrates their commitment to upholding the rich cultural heritage of New Orleans while paving the way for its future. Theatre lovers will revel in delight before the house lights dim with the outstanding culinary offerings at Restaurant R'evolution.
For the opening act, the first course takes center stage with a choice between chef's
Seafood Gumbo featuring Louisiana Seafood and Scallion Rice, or a fresh House Salad
composed of Crispy Vegetables, Haricot Vert, Cucumbers and Torn Croutons. Act II presents a choice between two starring entrées that will vie to steal the show. Select from the Shrimp and Grits served with Beurre Noisette Grits Shrimp Demi-Glace, and Tarragon Mayonnaise for a show-stopping number that warrants a standing ovation. Or, select the mouth-watering Braised Boneless Short Ribs, which are flawlessly balanced with a Rutabaga-citrus Purée and a rich Red Wine Sauce. For the grand finale, executive pastry chef Erin Swanson presents a duet of the Turbodog Stout Chocolate Cake and her Creole Cream Cheese Cake presented in perfect harmony.
Optional Wine Pairings include a Sommelier's Selection for $24.95 or a Premier Selection for $49.95.
The three-course Pre-theatre Dinner Menu is offered for $39.95 per person, excluding taxes and gratuity. Seating is at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy a special parking rate of $12 in the Royal Sonesta hotel's parking garage. For reservations, call 504.553.2277.
Restaurant R'evolution opened to the public in June 2012. The elegant 6,000 square-foot fine dining restaurant, which seats 160, is the first joint venture for chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto's restaurant development company, Home on the Range. Located in the heart of the French Quarter at 777 Bienville Street in the landmark Royal Sonesta New Orleans, Restaurant R'evolution's cuisine is a modern and imaginative reinterpretation of classic Cajun and Creole styles. The restaurant is a celebration of the cultural fusion of the food and flavor that has shaped the culinary landscape of New Orleans. For your convenience, valet parking is available at the restaurant's Bienville Street entrance or inside the Royal Sonesta's parking garage. Attire is casual but proper. For reservations, call 504.553.2277. For more information, please visit us at www.revolutionnola.com or follow the restaurant on Facebook, Twitter or Restaurant R'evolution's Blog for a behind-the-scenes peek inside one of New Orleans' most exciting restaurants.