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BLU Italian Grille  Events

BLU Valentine’s Day 2014
Menu offered February 14th & 15th

Four course Price fixed menu for two
$50 per person &
Includes a rose for the lady

First course
House-made crab ravioli
Brandied lobster cream
Potato Gnocchi gratinee
Farmhouse cheddar/pancetta/broccoli

Second course
Winter greens
Edible rose petals/strawberries/toasted almonds
Passion fruit vinaigrette
Butternut squash bisque
Pecan brittle/sourghum-bourbon crema

Mesquite grilled Filet Mignon
Rosemary-fleur de sol potatoes/lemon scented asparagus
Truffled demi glace
Bronzed Salmon
Pomegranate-honey glace/caramelized shallot risotto
Oregano roasted baby zucchini

Dessert for two
Chocolate pate/signature tiramisu/espresso crème brulee

The Louisville Marriott Downtown is also featuring a weekend Valentines day overnight package for $289 per couple that features ovoernight accomodations on 2/14 or 2/15, complimentary breakfast for two and self parking, a welcome amenity of sparkling wine and chocolate dipped strawberries and 1pm late checkout. For more information please go to the specials and packages page on  and enter promo code LUV in the promo box when booking reservations.

Weekly Entertainment and Featured Events:

Wednesday Night Entertainment Blu Bar

Enjoy folk guitarist and singer-songwriter Josh Glauber from 7pm -10pm

Wine Down Wednesday at Blu Bar and Blu Italian Grille

Select half priced bottles of wine Every Wednesday 

4pm-11pm - call for reservations 502-671-4285

Thursday Night Entertainment

Hickory Vaught and Friends- Bourbon and Bluegrass Night- sample signature Kentucky bourbons while listening to the authentic sound of Kentucky Bluegrass from 9pm to midnight.

Sunday  Brunch, Bubbly & Jazz 

New Offerings Coming to BLU Italian Grille

Experience  Brunch, Bubbly & Jazz!

Indulge in our unique brunch featuring live jazz and enjoy a wide array of food including chef attended carving and omelet stations, seasonal eggs benedict presentations, house-made fresh pastas, smoked salmon, an assortment of cold salads & antipasto offerings, all of your breakfast favorites, and a gourmet selection of desserts. Compliment your meal with bottomless sparkling wine.

 Brunch is held at BLU each Sunday from 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM, and is accompanied by live Jazz music courtesy of the Dave Clark Jazz Trio.   Brunch, Bubbly & Jazz is $23.95 per person plus tax and gratuity.  Reservations are encouraged and can be made at or by calling 502.671.4285. 

Also new at BLU this month is a special promotion for those attending Actor’s Theatre for a show.  Throughout the 2013-2014 Actor’s Theatre season, patrons with a valid ticket will enjoy complementary valet parking with a purchase of $25 or more and will also receive a ten percent discount off Sunday brunch.  Additionally,  theatre guests can enjoy ½ priced bottles of wine (any bottle under $80 not available by the glass). 

BLU Italian Grille is located inside the Louisville Marriott Downtown at 280 West Jefferson Street, Louisville, KY 40202. For more information or to make Open Table reservations visit or visit us on Facebook at

BLU is an official stop on the Urban Bourbon Trail, offering more than 50 of Kentucky's finest bourbons.

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