Westport Café and Bar will honor its French influence with 7th annual Bastille Day celebration on July 14

Celebration includes extended happy hour, entertainment and special three-course prix fixe menu, available July 14-16

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 11, 2016) – Westport Café and Bar will honor La fête nationale, the French National Day, on Thursday, July 14, with its seventh annual Bastille Day celebration. Kicking off at 4 p.m., the celebration will feature extended happy hour until 1 a.m., live entertainment and signature Bastille Day punch. The Parisian-inspired bistro will also feature a special three-course prix fixe menu for $40 or $55 with wine pairings, available Thursday, July 14, through Saturday, July 16.

Bastille Day Celebration

Thursday, July 14, 4 p.m. – 1 a.m.

  • Extended happy hour menu offered from 4 p.m. – 1 a.m.
  • DJ spinning French beats and lounge music from 8 p.m. – midnight.
  • Special Bastille Day punch with strawberries, peaches, lavender and vodka.

Three-Course Bastille Day Prix Fixe Menu

  • Available Thursday, July 14 – Saturday, July 16 for $40 or $55 with wine pairings as follows:

First Courses

Chilled Cucumber Soup

goat cheese, mint, honey, garam masala

Grenache Rose, Reserva de la Saurine

Escargot

bacon, mushroom, black pepper, panko

Chardonnay, Angeline

Salmon Gravlax  

hummus, kafir lime, pickled onion

Monsieur Touton, Bordeaux Blanc

Arugula with Parmesan and Lemon

Grenache Blanc, Reserva de la Saurine

Blue Point Oysters

grilled or chilled 

Segura Viudas Brut Cava

Black Truffle Risotto                     

Pinot Noir, Vinum

Main Courses

Steak Frites

Sauce Bearnaise and WCB butter

Bordeaux, Chateau le Manceau

Lamb Pappardelle

san marzano, grana padano

Pinot Noir, Vinum

Grilled Chicken Thighs

bacon, macaroni gratin, wilted kale

Cotes Du Rhone Villages, La Grand Ribe

Braised Beef 

pommes puree, bacon, celery, sauce 100

Grenache Noir, Reserva de la Saurine

Gulf Snapper   

sauce vierge, gem lettuce

Grenache Blanc, Reserva de la Saurine

Desserts

Profiteroles

Banana Pot de Crème

Chocolate Mousse

 

About Westport Café and Bar

Westport Cafe & Bar is a casual Parisian-inspired bistro in the dining district of Westport, combining the spirit and styles of both casual Europe and old New York City. Westport Café & Bar offers French-inspired cuisine, craft specialty cocktails, along with a boutique wine and beer list. Chef owner Aaron Confessori co-owners Kevin Mouhot and Romain Monnoyeur execute classic French-style dishes using simple, fresh ingredients and serve a full menu daily from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. An afternoon happy hour from 4 – 6 p.m. and late night menu from 10 p.m. – close feature a selection of half-priced menu items as well as specially priced beer and wine. Every Saturday and Sunday, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., the restaurant offers one of Kansas City’s most popular brunches, rivaling any found in brunch-savvy New York City. All brunch plates are paired with a complimentary brunch cocktail, juice or coffee. Westport Café & Bar is available to host large groups and accepts reservations. For more information, visit www.westportcafeandbar.com, “like” its Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/WestportCafeandBar, follow on Twitter at @WestportCB, follow on Instagram at @WestportCafe or call (816) 931-4740.

 

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