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Hot drinks at Yard Bar.
Yard Bar offers hot drinks and warm, fuzzy feelings⁠ before the actual holiday begins. Photo courtesy of Resplendent Hospitality
Filet mignon with a grilled shrimp on top and a glass of red wine.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar stacks delicacies in this four-course holiday special, with wine pairings by Duckhorn Vineyards. Photo courtesy of Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
A four-dish sampler of Mediterranean spreads.
Available all year but perfect for family-style holidays: a flight of Mediterranean spreads at downtown newcomer Simi Estiatorio. Simi Estiatorio/Instagram