Trivia Night at The Ostrich, Half Off Sushi, and More This Week in Metro Phoenix
Dine Out for C-Cap at The Clever Koi
Tuesday, June 14
If you're looking to dine out and do some good for the community, then consider heading to the Clever Koi on Tuesday night. From 5 p.m. until the Phoenix restaurant closes, 10 percent of the proceeds from dinner sales will benefit the nonprofit Careers through Culinary Arts Program. C-CAP is a national nonprofit that helps at-risk students prepare for college and careers in the restaurant and hospitality industry. Since its inception in 1990, C-CAP has awarded more than $46 million in scholarships, and provided job training and internships, college and lifetime career support, teacher training, and product and equipment donations to classrooms. For more information, visit the Clever Koi's website.
Trivia Night at The Ostrich
Tuesday, June 14
Sip on craft cocktails, dig into small bites, and enjoy some trivia at The Ostrich in Chandler this Tuesday. Arizona "hipstorian" Marshall Shore, in partnership with The Chandler Museum, will share sordid stories of criminals, arson, and kidnappings that are a part of Chandler’s history. Reservations are required for teams of four to six. Trivia is from 7 to 10 p.m. For more information, visit The Ostrich's website or the Eventbrite page.
Craft Beer Dinner at Zinburger in Gilbert
Wednesday, June 15
This Wednesday, Zinburger will offer a special four-course dinner that will include beer pairings from Gilbert's SanTan Brewery. Sample courses include the Chuck Norris Slider featuring American-style Kobe beef, white cheddar, ranch slaw, an onion ring, bacon, and BBQ sauce paired with SanTan's Devil's Ale Pale Ale. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. Tickets cost $25 per person, and reservations are required. Make reservations in person or by calling 480-387-5000. For more information, visit Zinburger's website.
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Half Off Sushi at Sushi Roku in Scottsdale
Thursday, June 16
Sushi Roku in Scottsdale is celebrating International Sushi Day by offering 50 percent off all food on June 16. Sushi, signature rolls, and entrees are half off from 5 to 11:30 p.m. on Thursday night. The summer kick off on June 16 is also the start of Sushi Roku's local love program. This means that Arizona residents receive 20 percent off their entire bill all summer long through September 5 — including indulging in Sushi Roku's Champagne Brunch, which will be offered on the second Sunday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Proof of residency is required, and the offer does not apply to happy hour. For more information, visit Sushi Roku's website.
1000 Degrees Opens in Gilbert
Thursday, June 16
1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza, a fast-casual American spin on authentic, hand-tossed Neapolitan pizza, is coming to SanTan Village with the opening of its Gilbert location on Thursday, June 16. To celebrate the new restaurant, the first 10 guests through the doors on Thursday at 11 a.m. will win free pizza for a year. In addition, all guests who visit during the grand opening from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and like 1000 Degrees on Facebook or follow on Instagram or Twitter will receive a free 10-inch pizza of their choice. For more information, visit the 1000 Degrees website.
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