One of the great simple pleasures of traveling abroad is stumbling upon a restaurant frequented by locals, followed closely by bathing in gelato and loudly explaining why everything in America is better. Replicate that feeling with this Groupon.
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Sandwiches and burgers are made on seven-grain or Byronz original bread and piled with flatiron steak, chicken paillard, shrimp, and toppings ($7.45–$12.45). At dinner, pork chops marinated in Abita root beer ($16.95) attack hunger pains alongside sesame-crusted tuna with wasabi cream ($17.95) and creole pot roast ($10.95).
When Mike Kantrow founded his original sandwich shop in 1979, he thought the name Byron's looked too boring. So, as he explains on his restaurant's website, he scratched the s and added a z to the end, giving birth to both a local legend with the Big Byronz sandwich and a local controversy over how to pronounce "Byronz." "If you want clarification on how to say it," Mike explains, "don't ask me."
While regulars may fight over phonetics, few argue over the flavors infused in Bistro Byronz's southern-styled bistro cuisine. Hearty entrees anchor both the lunch and dinner menus, inviting diners to dig into the roasted potatoes that flank a French-cut pork chop marinated in Abita root beer. Comfort dishes soothe the soul, such as tender pot roast that wades in creole gravy and the signature Byronz sandwich with three types of meat, cheeses, dressing, and black olives.
What some people are buzzing about:
“Awesome food, awesome environment, awesome people”
“I LOVE THE PLACE AND IT HAS SOME OF THE BEST FOOD OUT THERE.”
“Great service, great food, great atmosphere, however I thought it was a little pricey for lunch.”