Hungry stomachs are forced to contemplate cooking their own food while our brains are busy plotting ways to make Hollywood starlets fall in love with our ungainly cousins. Quell an insurgent appetite with today's Groupon: for $25, you get $50 worth of upscale cuisine at Todric's Fine Dining and Catering, located on McArthur Avenue. This deal is only valid for Todric's dinner menu, served Wednesday through Saturday.
Todric's seasonal menu radiates with eclectic flavours and inventive combinations. Ignite ingestion with a starter such as a savoury jerk chicken accompanied by the crisp crunch of watercress and caressed in the embrace of a cashew dressing ($12), or climb to cooler climates with the chilled avocado soup with coriander salsa ($7). Apple and tomato chutney rest regally atop a wine country duck burger ($9) while an ancho-mushroom sauce and coffee rub jolt a succulent slab of beef tenderloin ($26) to caffeine-fuelled vibrancy. Humanoids reminiscent for vestigial tails and gills will want to attack the blackened red snapper ($20) as herbivores nosh on penne pasta with gorgonzola-chardonnay and wild-mushroom sauce ($16). Indulge in the final chapter of your fine-dining excursion with a chocolate velvet tart ($7), mango pudding with citrus yogurt ($8), blue cheese fritters with pear salad ($7), or a musical number with a standing ovation. An elegant and inviting dining room and a rotating seasonal menu contribute to Todric's chic, date-worthy atmosphere.
Overbrook West - McArthur
10 McAthur Ave.
Ottawa, Ontario K1L 6R2Get Directions