Thursday, Jan 31 2018 Best of Dayton Voting – Carvers Listed in top 10 Dayton Steak House Category

The Best of Dayton voting is open now and we encourage everyone to visit their website and vote for Carvers in Best Steak House category. Go to the website and click on “Best of Dayton 2018 Voting ends in:” at the top of the home page to access the voting page then click on purple “Start Voting” button to cast your vote for Carvers.
Thank you for everyone who votes for the Carvers team.

2017 – Number 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   Facebook

Thursday, Dec 12

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest and Final Toys for Tots Drive

We had a great crowd at the Toys-for-Tots Ugly Sweater evening in the Carvers lounge. Not many guests came with ugly sweaters but they came, enjoyed the drinks and food and brought more toys for the U.S. Marines Toys-for-Tots program. Take a look at some of the folks that attended.

Thursday evening – December 12
Your last chance to donate new unwrapped toys to the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive and join the ugly Christmas contest.



Happy Hour 5pm – 6:30pm
Live Entertainment





Christmas Cocktails 
Cranberry Mule –
Buckeye Vodka, Ginger Beer, Lime Juice, Frozen Cranberries

The Nutcracker –
Frangelico, Amaretto, Cream & Graham Cracker
Candy Cane Martini –
Light Crème de Menthe, Peppermint Schnapps, Vodka & Grenadine
Jack Frost –
Buckeye Vodka, Blue Curacao, Pineapple & a Coconut Rim
Holiday Manhattan –
Bourbon Barrel Infused Vodka, Orange & Plum Bitters, Vermouth

Also enjoy our specially priced food menu for our Service Industry Night from 8:00pm – 11:00pm. Feel free to come and socialize with friends and support our local community through toy and monetary donations. Every guest who makes a donation will receive a free appetizer card

Tuesday, Dec 31

Bring in the New Years at Carvers

Bring the family, a group of friends or work associates and join us at Carvers for New Year’s Even festivities. Join us for a late dinner and then come to the lounge for live music by Marvin Smith and “Broadway”, your favorite wine or craft beer or generous pour cocktails. Join the party until Midnight when we all celebrate the new year.




Dinner reservations are not required but are recommended
Please call for reservations: 937-433-7099


Sunday, Nov 14

Plan and Schedule Your Carvers Holiday Event Early

It is that time of year, summer is gone, fall is in the air and it is time to plan your special holiday events at Carvers. The holidays including Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years is a great time to gather the family, friends, a special group or plan a corporate event for your employees. With Carvers open for lunch the entire month of December, you can schedule your event for the afternoon or evening.

Carvers will adhere to all CDC and state regulations and recommendations with regards to COVID for all holiday gatherings making limited space available so be sure to reserve early.

Christmas Eve dinner: 4:00 to 9:00PM
Friday afternoon and evening, December 25
Carvers will be closed on Christmas day so our employees can spend the holiday with family.
Come visit us on Christmas eve afternoon and evening and the day after Christmas for a family dining experience.

New Years Eve dinner: 4:00 to 9:00 with a New Years Celebration in the Carvers Lounge at Midnight
Thursday evening, December 31




Thursday, Feb 28

Holiday Wine Tasting Event – Toys For Tots Toy Drive

A great time was had by all who attended the Carvers annual Toys-for-Tots wine tasting event. A record crowd enjoyed the finest of wines from around the world and lots of great food to complement the wine. Many old friends reunited and made new friends as the attendees raised a record amount of donations and toys for the U.S. Marines Toys-for-Tots program. Josh Dodson, Carvers wine sommelier was thrilled with the turnout and was on hand to draw for all of the great prizes including the grand prize of trip for two to Napa Valley wine country. Here are some photos of the folks who enjoyed the event. Thank you to all for your generous contributions to a great program and for patronizing Carvers.

Join Carvers and the U.S. Marines Toys for Tots Toy Drive for an incredible afternoon of fine wine, food and giving, Saturday, December 12th from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. Every year Carvers donates a portion of the profits from this event to the Toys for Tots program and collects a ton of toys for the drive. We encourage all of you to make reservations early, arrive on time and join us and several of our Marines to celebrate this annual giving event to promote Christmas joy to Miami Valley children that are in need.

Featuring Wines from Heidelberg Distributing
You are invited to taste over 30 wine selections from the Heidelberg Distributing Co.
Enjoy great wine selected by Josh Dotson and food prepared by Chef Andrew Ballard


Featuring Wines from all over the world.
Row Eleven, Stratton Lummis, Dutton-Goldfield
Wente, J. Vineyards, Two Hands, Coyam, Il Poggione
Banfi, Schloss Vollrads, Protea, Louis Jadot
Louis Latour, Ch. Paveil de Luze, Canard Duchene





Our U.S. Marines will be present to collect toy and monetary donations.
Plan to arrive on time and bring lots of new toys for the drive.

Each Ticket will Include:
A glass for tasting
Tasting Notes
An Endless Food Spread
Automatic entry into a raffle in our lounge
Raffle will include wine, memorabilia, & Carvers gift certificates!



Win a trip to  California wine country
With airline tickets from Uniglobe VIP Travel






Live Music will be provide in the Lounge with the Wallens

Retail Wine Available for Purchase
 Tickets: $40
Tickets can be purchased in advance in person or by phone: 937-433-7099
Contact Josh Dotson for questions and reservations
Business casual attire is requested

Sunday, Nov 28

Holiday Lunch at Carvers During December

Bring the family, a group of friends or the gang from work to Carvers for a holiday lunch from Tuesday, December 1 to Wednesday, December 23.
Many of Carvers favorite menu items are featured for lunch from 11:30 to 2:00 Monday through Friday

Reservations are recommended but not required
Please call for the restaurant seating and menu

Thursday, Oct 26

Carvers Taste of Fall Menu

Come join Carvers for a taste of fall menu for the week of October 23 through Saturday 29th. Come celebrate the fall season with your favorite wine, beer or cocktail and enjoy one of our value meals.

Carvers Three Course Meals
 Salad Course
Your choice of Soup of the day or one of our Signature Salads: Romaine Salad, Carvers Spinach salad, Mixed Baby Greens or substitute the Carvers Wedge salad for $3.50 and fresh homemade bread. Your choice of one of Carvers popular side item: Mashed potatoes, au gratin potatoes, baked potato, rice pilaf, French fries or roasted vegetables
Three Course Entrees for $25.00
Atlantic Salmon
Fresh wild caught Scottish salmon filet with pine nut butter. Served with Zucchini squash and cauliflower medley.
Carvers Award Winning  Prime Rib
A generous 7oz herb crust, slow roasted prime rib cut served with a specialty baked sweet potato.
Filet Mignon
6oz. grain fed, hand-cut steak with our house blend seasoning. Our most tender steak topped with blue cheese butter, served with zucchini squash and cauliflower medley.
N.Y. Strip Steak
10oz grain fed, hand-cut steak with our house blend seasoning. Our most flavorful steak served with a baked sweet potato.
Three Course Entrees for $30
Filet and Shrimp
Hand cut 6oz filet, topped with scampi shrimp. Served with zucchini, squash and cauliflower medley.
Prime Rib and Snow Crab
7oz herb crusted slow roasted prime rib with 5oz of Atlantic snow crab legs served with drawn butter and a baked sweet potato.
 Dessert Course
Pumpkin Crème Brûlée or
Caramel Brownie
Saturday, Oct 19

Celebrate Sweetest Day at Carvers – Saturday, October 19

Bring your sweetheart to Carvers for an intimate dinner for two on Sweetest Day. Sweetest Day is a holiday celebrated in some parts of the United States. It is a day of romantic deeds or expressions and is a day to remember the less fortunate. Sweetest Day has also been referred to as a “concocted promotion” created by the candy industry solely to increase sales of sweets and cards. Regardless of its origin or intent, like Valentines day in the spring it is a day to remember all of the great reasons that you are together with your sweetheart.

Try one of Carvers specialty desserts made daily in the restaurant – View dessert portfolio

Order a special gift to be delivered to your table for the special dinner – Special Occasion Gifts



Thursday, Sep 21

Carvers Hurricane Relief Events

The Carvers team and Buckeye Vodka wants to help in the disaster recovery effort for hurricane Harvey and Irma by expanding its Thursday evening activity to include a supply relief drive. Josh Dotson, the Carvers assistant manager and Wine Stuart is planning a trip to Florida and want to take relief supplies and or donations with him to ensure that thy reach the most needy directly.

Thursday evening: 5pm to Midnight







A free appetizer for a donation – Donations can be brought to the restaurant for collection and delivery to Florida. Anyone providing a donation will receive a free appetizer:
Bottled water
First aid supplies
Non-perishable food items
Hygiene items
Blankets and hardware supplies
Cash (checks made out to Carvers Relief Fund)

$5 Buckeye Vodka Cocktails
Carvers Ocean – Buckeye, Mango Puree, X-Rated & Pama
Gimlet –Buckeye, Lime Juice & Simple Syrup
Sparkling Peach – Buckeye, Peach Puree, La Marca Prosecco

$6 Special Cocktails
Martini D’elegance – Buckeye, Dolin Dry Vermouth & Blue Cheese Olives
Red Delicious – Buckeye, Peach Schnapps & Strawberry Puree
Buckeye Mule – Buckeye St. Germaine Liqueur, Bitters & Fever Tree Ginger Beer

Half price bottle wine under $50
$3 Warped Wing Beer
Carvers $5 Social Hour menu will be available from 5pm to 6:30pm and from 8:30pm to 11pm

Entertainment: Blues Guitarist – Chris Yackopic

Friday, Sep 20

University of Dayton Parents/Family Weekend

Come join the Carvers family for a special weekend dining experience for all UD students and their family the weekend of September 20 through 22. The Carvers family wants to make this a special weekend with a unique dining experience featuring our award winning steaks, chops, seafood and other entrees, your favorite side, fresh baked bread and specialty desserts. Explore our award winning wine list, select a craft beer or enjoy a generous pour cocktail. Visit our lounge any evening and try our $5. Social Hour menu with special features and have a craft beer or your favorite wine.

Congratulations on your education and our best wishes for the parents and families that support this important time in your life.