Isabelle’s Grill Room and Garden, the chic Coconut Grove eatery, is offering a five-course Christmas Eve Dinner in the Garden featuring live music and a complimentary glass of bubbly. The offering is priced at $165 per adult and $65 per child (ages 5 through 12; excluding tax and gratuity) and available from 5PM – 10PM. Enjoy beginning courses of Cold Smoked Oysters, Vegan Tartare, Roasted Chestnut Soup and a Charred Citrus Carpaccio. Third course options include Pork Belly with braised swiss chard, riesling poached apple, green mustard vinaigrette or Chili Spiced Bourbon Glazed Seared U-10 Scallop with butternut squash, bacon gristle and pomegranate seeds or Caramelized Baby Fennel with fennel puree, confit orange, caraway crumble and herb roasted Marcona almonds. Fourth course options include a Spiced Cherry Rubbed Beef Tenderloin, leek puree, mushroom and cipollini onion, port cherry gel, foie gras bordelaise or Applewood Smoked Bacon Wrapped Duck Roulade with chestnut apple stuffing, celeriac purée, kumquat relish, apple brandy sauce or Citrus Marinated Butternut Squash Steak with kale & quinoa ragout, walnut pesto, vegan sage jus. Dessert choices are Red Wine Cherry & Pistachio Sponge or Chocolate Peppermint “Bûche de Noël.”
Christmas Day Brunch with live music and $35 Bottomless Bloody Mary’s and a Build-Your-Own Mimosa Bar will be offered from 11AM – 3PM. Enjoy a la carte offerings like a Seafood Tower, Roasted Beet Salad, Smoked Salmon Board, Duo Turkey Sandwich, Panettone Bread Pudding Skillet, breakfast entrees, desserts and more. Isabelle’s Grill Room and Garden is located at 3300 SW 27th Avenue at The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami. For a reservation, please visit OpenTable. Telephone: (305) 644-4675; www.isabellescoconutgrove.com.