The breaking of bread and the indulgence in wine traditionally marks milestone achievements such as weddings, reunions, and remembering to pick up children from soccer practice. Celebrate major events and everyday victories with today's Groupon: for $12, you get for $25 worth of American fare and drinks at Element Restaurant & Lounge on Southwest Morrison Street.
The bumping beats and hearty eats of Element Restaurant & Lounge act as a siren song to party-loving palates. Bring a bathing suit and dive into a drink menu boasting more than 25 inimitable mixed drinks, such as the Dragon Blush martini made from dragonberry Bacardi rum, white grape, strawberry syrup, soda, and the fang of one Hungarian Horntail ($8). Libationistas can also saddle up to the bar with the Kentucky Breakfast concoction, made from smoked peach whiskey, organic maple syrup, and apple cider ($8), or choose from a wealth of beers such as Tecate ($3), Caldera Amber ($4), and the Anderson Oatmeal Stout ($4).
Complementing the drinks with deep bows and furtive glances, the dinner menu strides into the room, leading with such fresh appetizers as crab cakes with aioli sauce ($7) and baked brie ($6). Hungers in need of heavy-duty sating can satisfy themselves with the garlic pasta with prawns ($12) and the Rub My Belly, an 8-ounce sirloin steak slathered in sweet Caribbean fruit salsa ($14). Injecting jovial sound waves into the eatery's laidback atmosphere, a rotating cast of DJs pepper the air every day of the week with a variety of house music, hip-hop, and remixes of Weird Al songs, sure to please even the most discerning of ears.