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Saturday, Sep 1

Carvers Toys For Tots Benefit Golf Outing

Josh Dodson, the assistant manager and wine sommelier at Carvers hosted the first annual Toys For Tots benefit golf outing at the Spring Valley Golf Course on Monday, August 27. Over 15 teams and sponsors participated in this successful event that raised over $2000 for the Toys For Tots 2018 campaign. Carvers and Josh have participated with the local Marines and the Toys for Tots program for several years at the restaurant with the December Wine Tasting Gala but this is the first golf outing which hopefully will be followed by many more in the years to come. Take a look at the event photos.

Thanks to all of our sponsors for making a great day of golf with lots of great prizes and gifts.
Carvers Steaks & Chops
Uniglobe Travel

Basil’s Restaurant
Caliber Home Loans

Advanced Heating and Cooling
Heidelberg Distributing Company
Buckeye Vodka
Duck Donuts
Brady Ware and Company
Evergreen Architects

 


Mike Davis  (Private Donor)
Carrabba’s Italian Grille
McAlpine Automotive
Greek Street Food Truck
Tuttle Rehab Physical Therapy
Sugar Valley Golf Course

 

 

Saturday, Jun 16
Saturday, Jul 28

Carvers Passport to Fine Wine Tasting – Tour de France Photo Gallery

Take a look at what you missed at the Carvers Tour de France Wine tasting – an exclusive Carvers event in the Dayton area featuring some of the most eloquent French wines. Everyone had a great time and learned all about French Wine making.

 

 

Save the date: Come join us for an exclusive VIP Tour de France Wine Tasting event on Saturday July 28th with VIP Tasting from 12:00 to 1:00pm and regular tasting 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Bring your friends for an afternoon of exclusive France wines and popular food with music in the lounge by Adam Parker and a drawing for wine and other prizes at 4:00.

Map courtesy of  Cellar Tours https://www.cellartours.com/france/wine-tours

Wine selection and menu coming soon
Reservations required and space is limited – Please call for reservations: 937-433-7099

VIP Bordeaux Tasting Noon-1:00
$300 Paid in Advance Only

All five Premier Cru Bordeaux as well as special selections from the region
Chateau Mouton Rothschild, Chateau Latour, Chateau Margaux, Chateau Haut Brion
& Chateau Lafite Rothschild
Special selections from the Right Bank Bordeaux Region as well!
Only 20 Tickets are available for the VIP portion of the event

General Tasting 1:00-4:00
$40 By Reservation Only
 Over 30 selections from all over France
Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, Chablis, Rhone Valley, Loire, Alsace
and more!

Monday, Jun 11

Introducing – Carvers Grill Packs

Just in time for Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17 by popular demand, the taste of Carvers on your own grill with the new Carvers Grill Packs containing four of favorite signature steaks hand-cut daily by our Head Chef Drew Ballard. Each pack also contains Carvers popular steak seasoning, signature au gratin potatoes for four and complete cooking instructions.

They make a great gift for family, friends, co-workers and customers

 

Carvers Strip Pack
Two 11oz New York Strips
Two 14oz New York Strips
$109

 

 

 

Carvers Ribeye Pack
Four 14oz Ribeye’s
$111

 

 

 

Carvers Filet pack
Two 8oz Filet Mignon
Two 11oz Filet Mignon
$114

 

 

 

 

Duck Horn Cabernet
This Summer Only Add a bottle of Duck Horn Cabernet
for $80.00

 

 

 

Available for pick-up only with a minimum of one hour notice on weekdays, two hours on Friday and Saturdays and 48 hours notice required for major holidays such as Mother’s Day, Easter, New Year’s Eve and Thanksgiving. Offer not valid with any other promotions.
Call to order your grill packs: 937-433-7099

Sunday, May 20

Fleurs de Fete at Carillon Historical Park – Photo Gallery

Not to be outdone by the Royal Wedding, Dayton’s own Fleurs de Fete wine tasting event was the spring social event of the year again this year. Carvers station at the event was the place to be with their braised beef with Capricorn sauce was a great hit. The Carvers team greeted hundreds of guests as the event drew a record crowd this year despite a slightly different venue on the Carillon Park property. The band was great and there was plenty of wine and fellowship. Take a look below at some of the folks that attended the event on a bright and sunny day.

Dayton History is proud to welcome the original “Party in the Park” back to its first home – Carillon Historical Park. Fleurs de Fête was first conceived by two friends, Vail Miller Sr. of Heidelberg Distributing and Mike Frank of Arrow Wine back in 1992. Vail Sr. and Mike wanted to bring wine out of the cellars and to the general public with an outdoor spring gathering. Their novel idea turned into Dayton’s premier wine and food festival, Fleurs de Fête and Carvers is proud to be a part of this special event in the past and again this year.

Bring your friends and family and join the Carvers
team for some great food and wine served on the
lawn at the Carillon Historical park.

Stop by our booth for a free appetizer or dessert
on your next Carvers visit.

Wednesday, Mar 7

The 5th Annual Buckeye Vodka Battle of the Bartenders is Over

No 4Peat for Carvers – A Close 3rd Place: Electric Mule
Although this was not to be the year for the Carvers team, they were by far the most popular location in the building with their nasty (good) rendition of the Moscow Mule with a garnish of blood orange paired with a white Russian cupcake topped with Buckeye Vodka infused White chocolate buttercream – Yummy. The team definitely had the best drink experience with a secret ingredient from Brazil that was offered up first to prepare the pallet – it was a crowd favorite and everyone came back for more. Here are some photos from the event.

 

 

Join the Carvers crowd for the 5th annual Buckeye Vodka’s Battle of the Bartenders at Prime Time Party Rental. Over 10 area bartenders will create their own signature Buckeye Vodka cocktail. You vote for who you think has the best drink. Each restaurant will also have food as well. Restaurants include: Basil’s On Market – Dayton, OH, Carvers Steaks & Chops, Coco’s Bistro, elé Cake Co. Bistro, Wine Bar, El Meson Lily’s BistroMeadowlark, Mr. Boro’s Tavern, Roost Restaurants, Watermark Restaurant, Wheat Penny Oven and Bar and more
This event is 21 and up!

 

Carvers Travis and Josh are
going for the 4X People’s
Choice Championship

Wednesday, March 7th
5:30 to 8:50 for fun, music and food

$20 in advance at Carvers in the lounge
Call for information: 937-433-7099

$25 at the door

 

Hosted by: Miami Valley Restaurant Association
Location: Prime Time Party Rental
5225 Springboro Pike, Moraine, Ohio

 

Thursday, Feb 1

Carvers Passport to Fine Wine – Robert Craig Wine Pairing Dinner

Another great event that everyone enjoyed savoring the best of Robert Craig wine and fine food at the wine pairing dinner on Wednesday evening Thursday, January 21st. Here are a few photos from the fabulous event.  Be sure to join us at our next wine pairing dinner.

Carvers Passport to Robert Craig Wine Pairing Dinner
Carvers is known throughout the city for its fine wine pairing dinners that mix select wines with exclusive Carvers cuisine and fabulous company with other guests. Come and learn about wines, how they are made and wineries from all over the world by experts here in our local distributors and on special occasions from the winery owners themselves.

Next Wine Paring Dinner Featuring a Five Unique Courses
Day: Tuesday
Date: 01/30/2018
Time: 6:30 PM
Cost: $115 per person

 

 

Featured Winery Profile:
For Robert Craig Winery , wine making always begins with the vineyards — more specifically, with our belief in the crucial importance of vineyard location in producing wines of tremendous depth and character. By concentrating on small quantities of wine from distinctive Napa Valley mountain vineyards, we have been able to create wines that reflect the impact of “terror,” or the combination of soils, climate and viticultural characteristics of the growing locale. Our wine making philosophy builds upon the best that the wine growing appellation has to offer. The goal is to let each wine’s special personality and unique qualities shine through.

First Course
 Gap’s Crown Vineyard Chardonnay
Lobster Bisque
Served in a Charred Bread Bowl

Second Course
Napa Valley Estate Cabernet
Wild Boar Osso Buco 

Third Course
Affinity Cabernet Sauvignon
Assorted Nuts, Fruits & Cheeses

Fourth Course
Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon and
Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
Sliced Tomahawk Ribeye
Roasted with Garlic and Thyme Butter
Served in 8oz portions

Dessert
Gramona Brut Cava
Carvers’ Baked Alaska

Reservations Required  937-433-7099

 

Carvers Listed in top 10 Dayton Steak Houses

 

5. Carvers
Why it rates:
Meat lovers salivate, but Carvers is more than steak. They’ve won the Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence’ for the past 5 years. Customers also voted their steak the best in Dayton area from 2011 to 2013. Fans enjoy the extensive wine list along with seafood, pasta, chicken, baby back ribs and of course, steak!

Where: 1535 Miamisburg-Centerville Road, Dayton Ohio

Hours: 5:00 – 10:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday
5:00 – 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday
4:00 – 9:00 p.m. Sunday evening
Lounge live entertainment from 8:00 p.m. to midnight on Thursday, Friday and Saturdays
Info: 937-433-7099   www.carversdayton.com   Facebook

Thursday, Aug 30

Experience Carvers at the Taste – at the Fraze

We had a great crowd at the Carvers tent at the 2018 Taste of the Fraze. One of the only up-scale steak houses at the event the crowd loved our prime beef with garlic sauce. Many coming back for seconds and thirds. If you missed the event, stop by the restaurant and enjoy a unique dining experience. Here are some of the photos from the event.

Come visit the Carvers pavilion at the Taste of the Fraze on Tuesday, August 31 from 6:00 to 9:00PM. Meet the chefs and staff of Carvers and “taste” some of our fine cuisine. Carvers have been participating in community events for as long as they have been discover new guests that have never savored a unique Carvers dining experience. The food is only the beginning, you must visit us at the restaurant to experience the award winning wine, traditional and craft beers, generous pour cocktails and of course – our famous steaks, chops, seafood and other cuisine personally prepared by our chef staff with personal service from our experienced staff.

 

Carvers at the Taste video 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carvers at the Taste Photo Gallery

 

 

 

 

Carvers In-market and In-restaurant Promotions

In – Restaurant promotions – Carvers Special Occasion Cards
These promotions were created to recognize guests that are in the restaurant to celebrate a special personal, family or other occasion. Be sure to tell your hostess or waiter about your special occasion so that they can provide you with a card and a special gift valued from $9 to $12 from the Carvers staff.

Birthday Card                                                             Anniversary Card

Engagement Card                                                     First Time Guest Card

New Baby Celebration Card                                 Special Family Occasion Card

Special Personal Occasion Card                         Military Discount Card

Click here to order a surprise gift for your special event through one of Carvers Special Gift Partners

In – Marketplace Promotions – Carvers Special Guest Flyers
These special programs were created to recognize and encourage guests to visit Carvers for special personal, family or other occasions. They are implemented throughout the Dayton area by the organizations and venues that are gathering places for potential Carvers guests. Ask the people that are in charge for one of Carvers promotional certificates or look for them on display in the venue or in our restaurant or lounge.

Independent Living Senior Center Program
Inquire about the Carvers Senior Promotion from your activity or events coordinator and gather a bunch of your friends for a visit to Carvers on Sunday evening for a Small Appetite menu and fellowship. Groups of 10 can reserve the Board room for games.

Traveler Hotel Referral Program
Inquire about the Carvers Traveler Promotion at the front desk of your area hotel. They will provide you with a certificate to visit Carvers and receive a free gift. Bring your traveling companion or business associates and enjoy one of the “Best Steaks in Town’ along with your favorite beer or wine and personal service. Experience a taste of Dayton at Carvers.

Active Duty and Veteran’s Program
Inquire about the Carvers Service Recognition Program at the base from the Family Services department. Gather some fellow active duty or veterans and join us in celebrating your service with great food, a cold beer or a glass of your favorite wine in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

Welcome to the Community – New Home Program
Inquire about the Carvers New Home Promotion from you local realtor and join us for a great diner and a free gift to celebrate this new chapter in your life.

Senior Prom Season Program
Inquire about the Carvers Senior Prom Promotion from your school office or student even coordinator and bring your date and friends for an unforgettable evening of special menu entrees and non-alcoholic drinks.

Graduation Season Program
Inquire about the Carvers Graduation Promotion from your school office or student event coordinator and bring your friends and family to Carvers to celebrate this special life occasion with great food, warm atmosphere and personal service.