308 S. Lake Park Blvd Carolina Beach, NC (910) 458-6033 www.treehousebistrocb.com Along Lake Park Boulevard in Carolina Beach sits a tapas and wine bar worth many a stop. Treehouse Bistro serves the islandâ€™s most delicious tapas menu, including charcuterie and cheese plates, bruschetta, empanadas, fresh seafood and specialty plates worth more than a small bite. Paired with any of their vinos from a lengthy wine list, Treehouse is a one-of-akind Pleasure Island eatery, where live music often enlivens its already welcoming mien. Their friendly, always-helpful staff makes eating and drinking all the merrier, too. Be sure to check out their blog, www.treehousebistrocb.com, where owner Shawn Underwood writes often and pens his latest culinary finds. Most take to his cordiality as if he was a long lost friend. He offers a refined palate of knowledge and insight, making this tapas bar a must-stop during Encore Restaurant Week.
DINNER Three Courses: $20/person: COURSE ONE:
House Salad with organic baby greens tossed with homemade honey-balsamic vinaigrette, topped with candied walnuts and Mandarin orange slices
COURSE TWOâ€” CHOOSE ONE:
Select one of our special tapas items including Spanish meatballs, artichoke rice cakes, mini-crab cakes, proscuitto-wrapped shrimp or spicy mussels
Espresso Dark Chocolate Mousse homemade and served in a wine glass
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Encore Restaurant Week, October 19-23, 2011 in downtown WIlmington, NC