STONE CRAB SEASON FINALE
Grab your crab claws while you can this weekend – stone crab season ends on Wednesday.
Medium claws are on sale at Cod & Capers Seafood Marketplace and Café in North Palm Beach for $23.99 a pound. Take them home or enjoy them at the shop’s excellent café.
The café has hosted Stone Crab Nights on Wednesdays throughout the season, which began Oct. 15. The final night happens this Wednesday night, from 5 to 8 p.m., with a full crab meal offered at market price.
Cod & Capers: 1201 U.S. Highway One, North Palm Beach; 561-622-0994; CodAndCapers.com
Pasta Tuesdays are back at Maison Carlos, the popular bistro on Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach. All pasta dishes, normally priced up to $20, cost just $10 at the restaurant on Tuesdays. Reservations are a must. The special runs through the fall.
If you miss it by a day, you can always visit the eatery for “Winesday Wednesday,” when you can bring in your own bottle(s) of wine and pay no corkage fee.
Maison Carlos: 3010 S. Dixie Highway; 561-659-6524; MaisonCarlos.com
Newly opened at the Delray Marketplace:
Japango is a sushi and Asian-inspired eatery aiming for a hip vibe. In the lounge, bartenders have mastered candy-rimmed martinis. The place also has outdoor dining options. Japango is at 14811 Lyons Road, Suite 106, Delray Beach; 561-638-9996.
Terra Fiamma is a restaurant, pizzeria and bar serving a varied and complete menu of Italian dishes, from pastas to salads to wood-fired pizzas. Bonus: there’s a mozzarella bar offering four types of the fresh, creamy cheese. Terra Fiamma is at 9169 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; 561-495-5570.
The Olive Tap is a shop brimming with extra virgin olive oils and Modena aged balsamic vinegars. Sample the elixirs from stainless steel urns and have your favorite bottled on premises while you browse the stock of marinades, condiments, tapenades, herbs and spice at this chain retail shop. The Olive Tap is at 9169 W. Atlantic Ave., Suite 108, Delray Beach; 561-499-1484.
The food spots join the recently opened Burt & Max’s Grille, Orange Leaf FrozenYogurt, CineBowl & Grille, with a batch of other eateries on the way.
Delray Marketplace: 14851 Lyons Road (just west of the Florida Turnpike, near West Atlantic Avenue), Delray Beach; 561-865-4613; DelrayMarket.com.
Bad Ragaz Hall & Biergarten: Pour your own beer from one of the table-top taps at this new-ish tavern located in the Las Ventanas plaza, 1417 S. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach; 561-336-3297; BadRagazBiergarten.com
Cheeburger Cheeburger, the casual burger joint at CityPlace, in West Palm Beach.