VALENTINE’S DAY AT THE ORIGINAL Monday, January 31, 2011

Valentine’s Day is on its way, and if you’re searching for that perfect place to take him or her, look no more because we’re certain you’ve found it.

In addition to our regular dinner offerings, The Original has designed, with lovers in mind, a specialized à la carte Valentine’s menu which we’ll serve Friday-Monday, February 11-14.*

Sign up here to reserve your table.

*No Happy Hour on February 14.

V A L E N T I N E ‘ S   M E N U   2 0 1 1

Oysters on the Half Shell

champagne mignonette

Smoked Ricotta Gnudi & Radicchio Salad

belgian endive   walnuts   sour cream   nueske’s bacon

Truffle Poached Lobster

red wine risotto    sweet tooth mushrooms    soft egg   watercress


Prairie creek heirloom beets    goat cheese fonduta   basil

Tail & Trotters 10 oz Smoked Pork Chop

jalapeño corn-grits swiss chard    smoked date jus


dark, milk, white

(For $199, you can also sign up for a Valentine’s Package at the adjacent Courtyard by Marriott, which includes a hotel room, a bottle of bubbly, chocolate-covered strawberries and a $50 voucher toward your meal. Dial 503.505.5000 for  more information.)