March came in like a lion, and while the cold will be around for a bit longer, here at BNI we are warming things up by bringing a bit of the Mediterranean to northern Michigan! Our featured menu this month brings our special twist to traditional dishes found throughout the Mediterranean. Stop in soon and enjoy them for yourself!
“I get way too much happiness from good food.” ~ Elizabeth Olsen
When you visit Bennethum’s during the month of March, start off with our Grilled Lobster Flatbread, Hummus & Grape Leaves, or a Classic Greek Salad. Featured entrees include Chicken Spanakopita, Lamb Osso Bucco, Shellfish Linguini, or Mediterranean Sea Bass. Be sure to save room for this month’s featured dessert – Greek-Style Rice Pudding!
March 6th – Lebanese Wine Dinner
Over the past couple years we have been introduced to some incredible wines from the Middle East, namely from Israel and Lebanon. After the Israeli wine dinner that we hosted back in November, we have had countless inquiries about doing a similar event. So Lebanon it is! With some of the region’s most legendary vineyards, Lebanon continues to produce wines that attain high praise on some the the world’s largest wine stages. We will be showcasing some of our favorites along with an authentic Lebanese Menu. This is sure to be an unforgettable evening. Bill Miller, of Veritas Distributers, will be presenting.
The cost of the wine dinner is $90 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Due to the exclusive nature of these events, a credit card is required for booking. Reservations not canceled with 48 hours of the event will be subject to a charge of $50 per person.
event starts promptly at 6:30.
March 6th & March 20th – PETE KEHOE
Pete Kehoe Live
Eat, drink, and relax to the sound of Pete Kehoe as he returns to BNI! Monday, March 6th and Monday, March 20th from 6-9pm.
March 7th & March 21st – MICHELLE CHENARD
Michelle Chenard Live
Back by popular demand, Michelle returns to BNI Tuesday, March 7th & Tuesday, March 21st, from 6-9pm. One of the best vocalists you will ever hear. Don’t miss her!
We have a very special menu prepared to enhance your celebration this Valentine’s Day. We strongly recommend advanced reservations as this is always a sell-out evening. We hope to see you here!
March 14th – TRAVIS BARTOW
Travis Bartow Live
Travis, the lead vocalist from Neshama, will be performing at BNI on Tuesday March 14th from 6-9pm.
March 15th – Neshama
Neshama the band once again returns to BNI on Wednesday, March 15th from 6-9pm.
January 9th – Steve Sandner Live
STEVE SANDNER LIVE
Steve Sandner returns to BNI on Monday, January 9th from 6-9pm.
January 9th – DAVID CISCO
DAVID CISCO LIVE
David returns to BNI Monday, January 9th from 6-9pm!
March 20th -Gamble Wine Dinner
At BNI we are strongly committed to supporting small family wineries. We feel that the attention to detail and the passion for the process is so very evident in the final product. Of all the boutique wineries we have come across, Gamble Family Vineyards is definitely one of the finest. We have hand-selected what we feel is the best of their bottling to bring to this event. We are also excited to announce that Michael Kaser, a top-tier Gamble employee, will be flying in from Napa Valley to share stories about the family and offer insight into the wines themselves. A mouth-watering menu is also assured for this event!
The wine dinner is $90 per person plus tax and gratuity. Due to the exclusive nature of these events, a credit card is required for booking. Reservations not canceled within 48 hours of the event will be subject to a charge of $50 per person. The event starts promptly at 6:30.
January 17th – MATTHEW OLIVER
Matthew Oliver Live
Matthew Oliver returns to BNI on Tuesday, January 17th from 6-9pm.
January 23rd – Steve Sandner Live
STEVE SANDNER LIVE
Steve Sandner returns to BNI on Monday, January 23rd from 6-9pm.
December 12th – Jake Allen
JAKE ALLEN LIVE
A Great Local Talent Returning To BNI Monday, December 12th from 6-9pm.
December 20th – ‘The Whispers’ Jazz Trio
‘THE WHISPERS’ JAZZ TRIO LIVE
The Whispers make their much anticipated return to BNI on Tuesday, December 20th from 6-9pm.
November 9th – Chester’s Habit
CHESTER’S HABIT LIVE
BNI’s very own Phil Gorney returns as a member of Chester’s Habit, a tenured northern Michigan band. Wednesday, November 9th from 6-9pm.
November 21st – Italian Wine Dinner
We have a very special Wine Dinner planned around our Italian theme this month! Some of Italy’s finest producers will be showcased, and the menu will rock your Italian socks off!
The cost of the wine dinner is $80 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Due to the exclusive nature of these events, a credit card is required for booking. Reservations not canceled with 48 hours of the event will be subject to a charge of $50 per person.
event starts promptly at 6:30.
March 28th – RANDY RESZKA
RANDY RESZKA JAZZ GUITARIST
Randy returns to BNI Tuesday, March 28th from 6-9pm!
July 25th – SKYLAR & JENNY BENNETHUM
Music on the Patio
Live music on the patio (weather permitting)! Our own Skylar and Jenny Bennethum will be performing live Monday, July 25th from 6-9pm.
May 24th – LANCE BOUGHNER
Lance Boughner Live
A great local talent returning to BNI Tuesday, May 24th from 6-9 pm.
January 31st – ADAM HOPPE
Adam Hoppe Live
A great local talent returns to BNI on Tuesday, January 31st from 6-9pm!
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