Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Blackwall Hitch

Photo courtesy of Blackwall Hitch

From our friends at Blackwall Hitch...

Blackwall Hitch Celebrates the Luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day with Food & Drink Specials and Irish Tunes Courtesy of Fiddler's Fancy

Blackwall Hitchlocated on the waterfront in Old Town, Alexandria, is celebrating all things Irish with signature beverages and traditional fare this St. Patrick’s Day. On Friday, March 17th during both lunch and dinner service, guests can opt for the Corned Beef & Cabbage, a traditional Irish dish made of corned beef simmered and brined to perfection with tender green cabbage, baby carrots, new potatoes and parsley sauce, priced at $21. For the perfect pairing, two Irish-inspired libations will also be available, priced at $12 each. The Jameson Ginger Smash is made from a combination of Jameson Irish Whiskey, ginger liqueur and lemon juice, and the Bushmills Irish Maiden is comprised of Ireland’s oldest whiskey with muddled cucumber, lemon juice and St.-Germain liqueur. Additionally, guests will enjoy Irish tunes courtesy of Fiddler's Fancy who will be performing from 9:30 PM to close.

WHEN: St. Patrick’s Day specials will be available Friday, March 17th during both lunch and dinner service. The restaurant is open from 11 AM to 2 AM.

WHERE: Blackwall Hitch is located at 5 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. The restaurant is located 1.2 mile from the King Street-Old Town Metro Station accessible on the Yellow and Blue Lines. For additional information, please call (703) 739-6090 and/or visit TheBlackwallHitch.com.

WHY: St. Patrick’s Day is an Irish holiday celebrated all around the globe to honor the patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick. Guests are encouraged to wear green to avoid being pinched on this festive night.