Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Dinner With Friends

 This past weekend, we celebrated my BFF's hubby's 47th birthday!

What's better than awesome friends and delicious food? Not much!!

My friend reserved a private room at the restaurant (The Grill),  and had a personalized menu for her husband. The date says September 8th because that is his actual birth day.

Is that cool or what? Oh, and excuse the pictures, the room was a little dim, and I had to use my flash. Anyway, everyone got to choose what they wanted for their first course, entree, and dessert!!
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But first, for appetizers, she ordered this amazing artichoke dip!!! I think this is the best we ever had!
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 Fried calamari! Perfectly seasoned!! photo 20140906_192400_zps294b097f.jpg

 My husband chose jumbo shrimp cocktail for his first entree.  photo 20140906_195445_zps4fadb6ea.jpg

But, I don't know if it was better than my Ahi Tuna Tartare! This was amazing!
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With your main course comes grilled veggies and mashed potatoes. I forgot to take a picture of the mashed potatoes. I think we were all getting excited to eat!
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Yes, I had the New York Strip!! It really was that big!
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My friends husband got the Blackened Ahi Tuna. photo 20140906_202213_zpsc1e71852.jpg

And for dessert, I had to get the brownie pie!! Mmmm!!
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My husband loved the Key Lime Pie!
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Here are some friends and family of theirs that were there.
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My friend, her hubby, and their two boys!!
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Hubby, BFF, and me!
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Yes, we love selfies!
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The "couple" picture!
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2 comments:

Kelly Erin said...

Looks amazing! I would have gotten that brownie pie for sure!

Cathy said...

It looks like you guys had a great time! Happy belated birthday to your hubby!