• DJ Carlos Friday 4/11/14 & Saturday 4/12/14 •
Smith Commons offers the areas best DJ’s on Friday and Saturday nights weekly. The Music starts at 10pm and goes until closing time on the 2nd floor Public House & Loft Bar.
• Jazz Duo Every Sunday Noon to 3:00 pm •
• Featuring The Mike Lyons Band •
Shake off your Monday blues with #Common Mondays, our ongoing series of Craft Beer, great wine and Mixologist Cocktails. Stop by Smith Commons’ second floor Public House every Monday starting at 4:30 p.m. for weekly brew promotions, “Smith Hour All Night Long” food and drink specials, and the very best Music in an elegant yet cozy in your own home setting. It’s the perfect way to take the edge off the start of the workweek. Stay tuned for updates on featured beers promotions.
President Barack Obama Dines at Smith Commons With Contest Winners
via Ken Thomas (AP) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is meet with three winners of a campaign contest and their guests for dinner at a restaurant in a popular Washington neighborhood.
Obama’s motorcade took him to Smith Commons Dining Room and Public House on Friday in the city’s H Street neighborhood, which has undergone redevelopment in recent years. He was having dinner with supporters from North Carolina, Ohio and Colorado, three battleground states in next month’s election.
The dinner was part of the campaign’s “Dinner with Barack” series offering meals with the president to boost online contributions for the 2012 campaign.
Obama’s special dinner guests were Kimberley Cathey of Greensboro, N.C., and her husband, Ron; Mario Orosa of North Canton, Ohio, and his wife, Deidra; and Joe Laliberte of Colorado Springs, Colo., and his mother, Patti.
New Year’s Eve Dinner & Our 3 Year Anniversary Here At Smith Commons
In the Dining Room, we’re offering three seatings for our Special New Year’s Eve $60 Dinner Menu (detailed below):
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Reservations here >> http://bit.ly/k1Gsnf
The Public House (complimentary admission) on levels two and three are open at 4:30 p.m. with live entertainment starting 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Live music by The Nicole Saphos Jazz Trio until 10:00 p.m.!
The Metro areas finest DJ kidd marvel will keep the party going until 3 a.m.!!
Special New Year’s Eve Beer, Wine, and Cocktails served all night long
Complimentary Party Favors and Champagne Toast at Midnight !!
Happy New Year & Happy 3rd Anniversary to Smith Commons!
New Years Dining Menu
$6 Glass of Champagne
$10 Glass of Domaine Trouillet, Pouilly – Fuisse, Chardonnay, 2009
$10 Glass of Sequin-Manuel Meursault Chardonnay, 2010, France
$10 Santa Lucia Highlands, “Hahn Estates” Pinot Nior 2011, California
$10 Educated Guess, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2011, Napa Valley
In House Sommeliers, Ron McNeiLL & Richard Ashton
Three Course Menu
$60 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
Elk & Bresaola Carpaccio
Fried egg yolk, Chives and Truffle emulsion, Creamy Dijon served with Mixed Greens and Plantain Chips
Cream of Pumpkin
Duo Beet Salad
Roasted Beet, Pickled Beet, Arugula, Champagne Cranita, Cherry Glenn Goat Cheese
Capers, Mustard Seed Oil, Avacado and Guacamole Puree, Tobiko, Served with Yuka Chips
Second Course Entrees (Choice of…)
Sous Vide Canadian Swordfish
Brandade, Escabeche, Roasted Cherry Tomato and Shell Fis-Veloute
Butternut Squash Ravioli
Curry Coconut Sauce, Cauliflower, Baby Bok Choy, Fried Chickpeas
Sous Vide Angus Tenderloin
Parsnips Puree, Saute Swiss Chard, Foie Gras & Truffle Butter with a Red Wine, Rosemary Jus
Baked New Orleans Chicken
Bayou Rice, Black Eyed Peas with Seasoned Greens
Third Course Sweets (Choice of…)
Mille Feuille Chantilly
Egg Whites, Vanilla Bean, Cinnamon, Marsala Wine and Limoncello
Chocolate Mousse Served with White Chocolate Gelato
Executive Chef: Kamal Chanaka
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