Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown and MKT BAR to Offer Valentine’s Specials



Valentine’s Celebration at Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown and MKT BAR

Love is in the air for Valentine’s week at MKT BAR and the full month of February at Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown. Romantics can treat their special someone, friends or family to a special YUMMY! dinner, themed desserts and wines, and nightly live music at MKT BAR for three days surrounding the Valentine’s holiday. In store, revelers can serenade loved ones with heart-shaped pita bread and baked goods, holiday confections and more.

MKT BAR Specials

Available Thursday - Saturday, February 13-15, 2014

MKT Appetizer

MKT Curry Crab Cakes $10

with mixed baby greens and avocado, grapefruit relish

Suggested Wine Pairing $6

Castillo De Jumilla Macabeo, Spain

MKT Entrées

Spaghetti all’Amatriciana $13

Prosciutto, onions and tomato cooked into a rich sauce w/ shaved Pecorino Toscano

Suggested Wine Pairing $7

Curione Primitivo, Italy

Parchment-Roasted Salmon $14

with confit byaldi, gold potatoes and champagne vinegar reduction

Suggested Wine Pairing $7

Twin Islands Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand

Grilled Medallions of Beef Tenderloin $16

with roasted sun-chokes, fried shoestring asparagus and porcini butter                                    

Suggested Wine Pairing $8

Consentino Cabernet Franc, Lodi

MKT Desserts

The Lover $7

Almond chocolate sponge, milk chocolate caramel ganache, strawberry mousse, decorated with fresh strawberry and white chocolate

Suggested Dessert Beer Pairing for Two $12

Buffalo Bayou Red Velvet Stout 22 oz, Houston

Truffle Trio $6

House-made chocolate truffles: dark hazelnut , milk caramel , white pistachio

Suggested Dessert Beer Pairing for Two $12

Rogue Double Chocolate Stout 22 oz, Oregon

Select Wine Flights $13 (3-oz pours)


Matiz Tinto, Spain

Curione Primitivo, Italy

Consentino Cabernet Franc, Lodi


Castillo De Jumilla Macabeo, Spain

Twin Islands Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand

Bila Cote Roussillon Blanc, France

Sparkling Specials

Moletto Prosecco $6 glass, $32 bottle

Sierra La Crusette Cava $7 glass, $36 bottle

Ruelle-Pertois Champagne $13 glass, $70 bottle

Musical Line-up

  • Thursday, Feb. 13 - DJ Baohaus 5-8PM | Eric Bustamante Trio 8-11PM

  • Friday, Feb. 14 (Valentine's Day) - Vinyl Ranch 5-8PM | Shellee Coley 8-11PM

  • Saturday, Feb. 15 - SOUL SESSIONS w/ DJ Tempty 8-11PM

Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown Special Features

Available All Month, February 1-28, 2014


Twinkie Wedding Cake

Sweeties Candy-Land

Pomegranate Cocoa


Heart-Shaped Pita

Chocolate-Dipped Baklava                                                                        

Heart-Shaped Baklava

Homemade Truffle Crunch in Mason Jars

"Be Mine" Heart Sugar Cookies

Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries

Heart-Shaped Raspberry Mousse Glazed in Ganache

Artisan Chocolates by the Piece

Coffee House

Berries and Cream Cappuccino

Nuts for You Latte

Raspberry Mocha

Gift Baskets w/ Chocolates, Seasonal Beers and Select Wines


MKT BAR: Thursday through Saturday, February 13-15, 2104, 2PM to kitchen close

Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown: All Month, February 1-28, 2014

Phoenicia Speciality Foods Hours

Monday - Friday: 7AM - 9PM

Saturday - Sunday: 9AM - 8PM


Monday-Wednesday: 7AM-10PM

Thursday-Friday: 7AM-2AM

Saturday: 9AM-2AM

Sunday: 9AM-8PM


Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown and MKT BAR

1001 Austin Street (across the street from Discovery Green)

Houston, Texas 77010

Complimentary parking is available in the One Park Place garage on a first-come, first-served basis. Enter garage on McKinney.



Tina Zulu, 888.520.1789, ext. 1 or for MKT BAR and Phoenicia Specialty Foods.



Phoenicia Specialty Foods Downtown