OC Restaurant To Add New Dishes, Dessert & Cocktails
With the cold winter months ahead, Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill has announced a new menu focused on warm hearty meals and holiday-themed cocktails. From December 4- March 3, the Costa Mesa restaurant will offer new lunch, dinner, dessert and drink options.
New lunch entrees, $10.95- 13.95, will include blackened turkey relleno stuffed with andouille sausage, blackened turkey breast and chile cornbread; sweet habanero braised pork enchiladas topped with orange cranberry sauce; meatloaf sandwich garnished with ancho onion gravy; and Mandarin turkey salad with honey and lime balsamic vinaigrette.
The new dinner items, $13.95- 23.95, will include flat iron half chicken served with herb butter roasted beets; Southwestern seafood skillet featuring lobster, scallops, shrimp and crab meat topped with bacon gratin and chipotle puree; Southwestern meatloaf made with a beef and pork blend; and pork osso buco atop a bed of roasted spaghetti squash. For dessert, the restaurant will offer warm pumpkin bread pudding baked with chopped walnuts, dried cranberries and served with a butter rum sauce for $6.95.
Holiday cocktails, each $8.95, will include Apple Milagro Spicer made with Grand Marnier, tequila and apple cider, served with orange and apple slices and a cinnamon stick; Muddy Winter made with tequila, crème de cocoa white, Frangelico and half and half served in a chocolate swirl glass; and the Red ‘Rita featuring tequila, pomegranate and lime juices, triple sec, grenadine and finished with mint and a candy cane.
Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill offers a wide array of fresh, flavorful and innovative menu items inspired by culinary influences from Louisiana, Texas, California and Mexico. The restaurant’s interior features an exhibition kitchen, private dining room, mahogany bar, wrought iron detailing, handcrafted tile work, copper accents, jewel-toned fabric lined booths and flattering amber-colored lighting. Al fresco dining is available on the restaurant’s 85-seat heated patio. Located on the east side of South Coast Plaza (3333 S. Bristol Street, Costa Mesa), Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill is open daily for lunch and dinner; half price appetizers and drink specials are offered during happy hour. For more information visit www.ztejas.com.