Monthly Archives: August 2009


This week at Good Eats – 8/27

Hello,

Attention soft shell crab lovers…sad news, this looks like this may be our last weekend of the season to get these tasty gems. Availability is getting touchy so get them while you can.

Specials for this week will be:

Italian Tomato Bread Soup with Fresh Basil & Mozzarella Cheese.

Heirloom Tomato Salad with Laura Chenel Goat Cheese, Cured Olives and a Preserved Lemon & Fresh Dill Dressing.

Also, the very sensational Crab-on-Crab Summer Risotto (Soft shell Crab, Backfin Crabmeat, Corn, Butter Beans, Tomatoes & Buffalo Mozzarella).

Grilled Tuna with Mediterranean Tapenade & Lemon Vinaigrette,

And

Soft shell Crabs with Lime Butter Sauce.

This weekend our wine specials will feature a terrific summer wine, Vault Field Rose. We will also have on special Finca El Reposa, Malbec from Spain, and White Knight Viognier from CA.

Tonight is Prime Rib Night and Sunday is Henny Penny Night.

A reminder to our customers that Good Eats takes a brief break after Labor Day weekend, and we will be closed from Sunday 6th-16th, reopening on Thursday Sept.17th for the remainder of the season.

Thanks, and hope to see you,

Sally & Steve


This week at Good Eats – 8/20 2

Hello,

Steve has sufficiently recovered from his last round of “risotto elbow” in order to be able to offer one of our most requested specials this weekend;

Crab-on-Crab Summer Risotto (Soft shell Crab, Backfin Crabmeat, Corn, Butter Beans, Tomatoes & Buffalo Mozzarella), a Northern Neck summer in a bowl. What can we say, except that he must be a glutton for punishment!

The soup will be Curried Corn Chowder with Crabmeat.

Other specials for this weekend include:

Heirloom Tomato Salad with Laura Chenel Goat Cheese, Cured Green Olives topped with a Preserved Lemon & Fresh Dill Dressing,

Grilled Tuna with Wasabi Butter, and

Soft shell Crabs with Lime Butter Sauce.

This weekend we will also be offering three new wine features, check out the board when you come in the front door.

Tonight is Prime Rib Night and Sunday is Henny Penny Night.

A reminder to our customers that Good Eats takes a brief break after Labor Day weekend, and we will be closed from Sunday 6th-16th, reopening on Thursday Sept.17th for the remainder of the season.

Thanks, and hope to see you,

Sally & Steve


This week at Good Eats – 8/13

Hi,

The soup this week will celebrate summers bounty, fresh tomatoes, butter beans and corn, all tied together with fresh basil.

Specials are:

Grilled Tuna with a Roast Corn & Chilpotle Relish

&

Roast Pork with an Apricot Compote and Melted Gouda Cheese

&

Soft Shell Crabs with Lime Butter Sauce.

Our wine features are a Russian River Pinot Noir and a Californian Chenin Blanc.

Tonight is Prime Rib Night and Sunday is Henny Penny Night.

Here’s a helpful suggestion for date night; dinner and a show, with dinner being at Good Eats of course, followed by attending the Westmoreland Players comic drama ‘Bus Stop’, which opens this weekend and runs from August 8th-23rd. Call (804) 529-9345 for ticket information.

Its looking like this will be the last week for blueberry pie.

Thanks, and hope to see you,
Sally & Steve


This week at Good Eats – 8/6 1

Hello,

It’s hard to believe, but this Saturday, August 8th will officially mark Good Eats 13th anniversary of our opening! For those of you visiting us this weekend, we will be giving you a small reminder of our early years, to which I STILL get requests for on a weekly basis. Bonus points if you know what it is I am referring to!

Specials for this anniversary weekend will be:
Chilled Vichyssoise Soup with Smoky Bacon
Heirloom Tomato Salad with Basil Vinaigrette & Buffalo Mozzarella Cheese
Grilled Tuna with Roast Corn & Chilpotle Relish
Soft Shell Crabs with Lime Butter Sauce
Roast Pork Loin with a Crunchy Thai red Curry Sauce

On Friday will offer two new wine features: a Russian River Pinot Noir and a Californian Chenin Blanc.

Tonight is Prime Rib Night and Sunday is Henny Penny Night.

Here’s a helpful suggestion for date night; dinner and a show, with dinner being at Good Eats of course, followed by attending the Westmoreland Players comic drama ‘Bus Stop’, which opens this weekend and runs from August 8th-23rd. Call (804) 529-9345 for ticket information.

Thanks, and hope to see you,

Sally & Steve