Bastille Day is celebrated in remembrance of the beginning of the French Revolution. Restaurants around the county are honoring the French holiday with great deals and fun celebrations.
Pistache French Bistro
The French restaurant in downtown West Palm Beach will host a three-day celebration which kicks off today. The special menu, which is offered Friday and Saturday, includes small plate options of Escargots de Bourgogne en Meurette, Ris de Veau and Salade Lyonnaise. French entrées include Rougié Duck Breast, Steak Frites and Bouillabaisse. Desserts include Floating Island and Pistache Crème Brulée.
Entertainment will consist of strolling musical performances on Friday and a performance by the Annie Royer Quartet on Saturday. Check Pistache’s website for more information on performance times.
Paris in Town Le Bistro
The Downtown at the Gardens restaurant is offering special drink and menu items including raspberry and blueberry French mojitos; filet mignon with crab meat, served with truffle mashed potatoes and spinach and chicken with capers, red peppers, artichokes and tomatoes, served with asparagus and mashed potatoes.
La Bonne Bouche
The French restaurant in downtown Lake Worth offers a three-course prix-fixe Bastille Day meal ($45) which includes specialties like pissaladière, country pate' and toasty baguettes, organic salmon provencale and boeuf bourguignon. Reservations for today and Saturday are required.
This Palm Beach hot spot celebrates with a wine tasting featuring rare Rosé wines. Hors d’oeuvres created by Chef Sean Brasel ($45). The event is tonight from 6 to 8 p.m.
Other spots to enjoy a French bite: