Here's why you can't miss Dayton Restaurant Week preview

Here is your chance to eat El Meson Restaurant's Peruvian peanut chicken, Nibbles Restaurant and Catering's fried green tomatoes with bacon jam and Jay's Seafood Restaurant's trout with pearl pasta and mushroom sauce and so much more in one place.

Seasons Bistro and Grille in Springfield will serve summer fruit shortcakes as part of its Summer Restaurant Week menu. (Source: Seasons Bistro and Grille)

The Miami Valley Restaurant Association's Sneak Peek to Summer Restaurant Week 2015 will go down as easy as the crab chowder that  Figlio Wood-Fired Pizza will serve during the event from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, at White Allen European Auto, 648 N. Springboro Pike in West Carrollton.

The Amber Rose, Basil's on Market, Coco's Bistro, The Dock Food & Spirits, the Melting Pot, Wheat Penny Dominique’s BistroGiovannis Pizzeria e Ristorante Italiano, Salar Restaurant and Lounge and Lily's Bistro will also participate in the food tasting event at White Allen European Auto, 648 N. Springboro Pike in West Carrollton.

"Sneak Peek to Summer Restaurant Week is a great way to be the first to preview the Summer Restaurant Week menus. With 14 of the participating restaurants there, you will get to try a lot of different restaurants all under one roof, " said Amy Zahora, Miami Valley Restaurant Association executive director.

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Salar Restaurant and Lounge is participating in Summer Restaurant Week. It will serve Parmesan saffron risotto with smoked cauliflower garnished with arugula walnut pesto at Wednesday's sneak peek.  (Source: Salar)

Admission is $20.15 in advance and $25 at the door and includes one drink ticket. Additional drink tickets are $3 each or four for $10. Admission tickets can be purchased at and are also available at DayAir Credit Union, 9655 Dayton Lebanon Pike, Centerville.

The preview kicks off Summer Restaurant Week to be held July 26 to Aug. 2 at more than 50 Dayton area restaurants.

During Restaurant Week, three-course meals and meal deals will be sold for $20.15, $25.15 and $30.15. A dollar from each meal purchased benefits charity.
Carvers Steak and Chops will participate in Summer Restaurant Week. Its expansive menu includes an 8-ounce, slow-roasted prime rib for $20.15. (Source: Carvers)

 Summer Restaurant Week participating restaurants include:

Here's the list of participating restaurants who are confirmed so far: Amber Rose; The Chop House; The Dock; McGillicutty's Pub & Grub; Salar Restaurant and Lounge; The Caroline, Lily's Bistro; The Melting Pot; Seasons Bistro and Grille; Christopher's Restaurant; Mela Urban Bistro; El Meson; Coco's Bistro; Wheat Penny; Nibbles; Pasha Grill; Figlio's and Carvers Steaks & Chops.

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