RESTAURANTS RISE: Sea Jax Tavern to reopen for 3-day carryout offer of its most popular menu item

Kettering pub will celebrate its 6th anniversary with its signature fish tacos for two for curbside pickup

Sea Jax Tavern — the popular Kettering pub that has been closed since the coronavirus-related mandatory statewide shutdown of restaurant dining rooms began in mid-March — will take its first step toward reopening by offering its most popular single menu item as part of a "dinner for two" carryout for three nights this week to celebrate its 6th anniversary.

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“If this goes well we are considering offering a few of our most popular menu items weekly,” Sea Jax co-founder Ron Sweeney said.

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The offer is for a “Fish Taco Dinner for Two” that will include four flour tortillas stuffed with Fried Grouper Fingers, shredded slaw mix, pico de gallo and Boom Boom Sauce, with a side dish of black beans and rice, for $25.

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The special deal will be offered from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, June 4-6, “or until we run out,” Sweeney said.

The restaurant, at 5900 Bigger Road in Kettering, will accept cash only. "No walk-ups, no credit cards, no gift certificates," the Sea Jax Tavern owners said on the pub's Facebook page.

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Call-ahead ordering is available starting at 3:30 p.m. each day, and the curbside pickup begins at 5 p.m.

To place an order, call 937-439-1664. For more information, check out the Sea Jax Tavern Facebook page.

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