Construction is almost complete on the new Logan’s Roadhouse, which will open in Frankfort at 141 Bizzack Boulevard.
Logan’s, known for its grilled steaks, made-from-scratch yeast rolls and buckets of in-shell peanuts, is expected to open in March.
Go to Logansroadhouse.com.
Valentine’s Day celebrations continue
Valentine’s Day was Thursday, but restaurants are continuing to mark the holiday through the weekend.
■ Rodney’s on Broadway, 222 North Broadway, Georgetown, will serve its four-course sweetheart special on Friday. Seatings are at 5, 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. Entrees are chicken Veronique, filet mignon and sea bass wrapped in phyllo. Call (502) 868-7637.
■ Azur Restaurant, 3070 Lakecrest Circle in Beaumont Centre, will offer its Valentine’s Day special Friday and Saturday. The prix fixe four-course dinner is $70. Entrees include Alaskan halibut, braised short ribs, goat cheese ravioli and grilled half lobster. Call (859) 296-1007.
■ Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant at Fayette Mall, 3395 Nicholasville Road. Valentine specials will continue through Sunday. Included are fajitas for two and dessert for $29.99; and a prime rib special. (859) 971-0922. Abuelos.com.
■ Alfalfa, 141 East Main Street. Valentine’s Day dinner will be served 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday. A vegan entree is available. (859) 253-0014.
■ Minton’s 760, 760 North Limestone. Seatings will be at 5:30, 7 and 8:30 p.m. Friday. (859) 948-1874. Mintonsat760.com.
Fish for Lent
■ Detroit Coney Island is the place to go for a huge fish sandwich during Lent, which continues through March 30. The restaurant is at 1301 Winchester Road in Eastland Shopping Center. Call (859) 280-9138 or go to Detroitconeyisland.com. Carry-out is available.
■ Back Yard Burgers is adding a fish sandwich to its menu for Lent; it will be available through March 31. It’s a crunchy tortilla-crusted tilapia fillet topped with a blackened Creole mayonnaise and served on a toasted roll. Go to Backyardburgers.com. Lexington locations are 1816 Alysheba Way, (859) 543-0806; and 397 Waller Avenue, (859) 226-0115.
■ Panagia Pantovasilissa Greek Orthodox Church, 920 Tates Creek Road, will have its Greek dinner night from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday featuring the cuisine of the island nation of Cyprus. The menu includes lamb stew with seasonal vegetables and rice, roast pork with bulgur wheat, spicy stuffed eggplant, avgolemono soup with orzo, Cypriot salad, baked peas and tomatoes, and honey cakes. Call (859) 266-1921 or go to Greekdinner.com. Proceeds go to the new church building fund.
■ Della’s Diner, 124 North Upper Street, will open at 5 p.m. Friday for Gallery Hop. Specials include a blue cheese burger with grilled onions; chili; and Della’s Deal, a quarter-pound burger, fries and soft drink for $7. Della’s will close at 9 p.m. and reopen at 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday for the late-night crowd. Call (859) 281-1141.
■ National Margarita Day is Feb. 22, and Abuelo’s Mexican restaurants are celebrating. Ten handcrafted margaritas will be offered for $5.95. The Lexington location of Abuelo’s is at Fayette Mall, 3395 Nicholasville Road. Call (859) 971-0922 or go to Abuelos.com.
■ Marco’s Pizza has opened a new location: 134 Bellerive Plaza in Nicholasville. The first Central Kentucky location is at 115 North Locust Hill Drive. Call (859) 269-9999 or go to Marcos.com.
■ Denny’s Restaurant is celebrating its 60th anniversary with new menu items and a new coffee blend. The skillet meals menu, available for a limited time, features three-course dinners starting at $8.99. Locations are 1880 Newtown Pike, (859) 233-1874; and 1949 Nicholasville Road, (859) 277-7150.