Frederick, MD (PRWEB) February 23, 2010
Firestone’s Culinary Tavern in Frederick, Maryland’s renowned historic district, has teamed up with the Marriott Frederick Fairfield Inn & Suites to offer a “Wine & Dine” Getaway package.
“This is our first partnership with the Marriott, and it offers a great value to those looking for a quick get-away,” says Kim Firestone, owner. “Whether you’re a couple in search of a memorable getaway, or friends looking for shopping, antiquing or entertainment, you can find it in downtown Frederick,” says Kathy Wasley, co-owner of Firestone’s. Frederick’s historic district has retained its distinctive architecture, while attracting a wide variety of locally-owned specialty shops, galleries, antique stores and historic sites.
The package ranges from $199 - $269, and includes a $70 gift card to Firestone’s Culinary Tavern, a special goodies welcome basket from Firestone’s Market on Market, deluxe accommodations for one night, continental breakfast for two and complimentary on-site parking.
“Firestone’s delivers fine, well-crafted food in a relaxed tavern atmosphere,” says Executive Chef Jack Walker. Customers have the option of being seated at tables on the mezzanine level, with highly sought after views of Market Street, or dining in the vibrant bar & lounge area on the lower level.
Firestone’s is set in the heart of downtown Frederick at 105 N. Market St. The Frederick Fairfield Inn & Suites is located less than four miles from Firestone’s, at 5220 Westview Drive.
Firestone’s Wine & Dine package also coincides with Frederick’s inaugural Restaurant Week, which is set for March 8-14, 2010. Firestone’s is one of the participating restaurants, and during Restaurant Week they will offer:
- Two-course lunch – $15.10
- Three-course dinner – $30.10
Pricing is per person and excludes beverages, taxes and gratuity.
No tickets or special passes are required during Restaurant Week, but reservations are highly recommended. For more details, plus information on attractions, visit http://www.frederickrestaurantweek.com.
To reserve Firestone’s Wine & Dine package, visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/wasfr-fairfield-inn-and-suites-frederick and (enter promotional code D18 in the Corporate/Promotional code box), or call 1-800-228-9290 and ask for promotional code D18. Dinner reservations at Firestone’s are recommended; call 301.663.0330 or go online to Open Table Reservations and click here. For more information on Firestone’s, visit http://www.firestonesrestaurant.com.
Market on Market Features Wine, Gourmet Delicacies
To pick up extra gourmet delicacies during their visit to Frederick, people can visit Firestone’s Market on Market next door to Firestone’s. Select beers and wines are available, along with fresh bread, exceptional cheeses, smoked fish; I.Q.F. Seafood, cured meats and culinary necessities such as Heinkle knives and an Illy espresso machine. More information on the Market is available at 301-696-8586 or http://www.firestonesmarket.com.
About Executive Chef Jack Walker
A 10-year veteran of Firestones, Walker is a 1994 graduate of Baltimore International Culinary College, and studied at the Park Hotel in County Cavan, Ireland. Walker has extensive experience in award-winning kitchens of the Baltimore and Mid-Maryland region, including Champagne Tonies/Owl Bar at The Belvedere Hotel, Baldwin station and locally, at Tauraso’s Restaurant and Trattoria. In addition to his role as a working chef he has taught culinary classes for the Carroll County adult education program.