What You'll Get
There are many activities that should not be performed on an empty stomach, including swimming, surgery, and swimming 30 minutes after having your appendix removed. Acquire activity fuel with today's Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of entrees and snacks at Five in downtown Tuscaloosa.
In an effort to simplify the eating experience, the folks at Five have created a menu that limits the number of choices in each course category to five. Select from five snacks for a starter, such as cracklin’ pork sprinkled with spicy salt ($5) or fried olives smothered in tangy Asian sauce ($5). Next sate your salivating stomach with a selection from Five's five entrees, such as the pork pad thai ($13) with peanuts and fresh lime and the aged beef rib eye with homemade fries ($22). At night, customers can fail at resisting the five nightly specials, which include Wednesday’s shrimp enchiladas ($16) and Friday’s braised short ribs ($16). Live music serenades ears several evenings a week.
The Tuscaloosa News featured Five in 2011:
- The interior decor features an ornate, 19th-century oak bar that was brought from Cheyenne, Wyo., and different antique French and Italian chandeliers, including a large 3,000-crystal chandelier near the entrance. – Patrick Rupinski, Tuscaloosa News
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Sep 2, 2011. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per table. Not valid toward alcohol. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.