Have you heard the big holiday news? According to a News4Jax report published on July 28, one of the most delicious days of the entire year is right around the corner and Americans are ready to celebrate! If layers of pasta smothered in a rich tomato sauce and topped with ooey gooey cheese sounds good to you right about now, go grab your fork! July 29, 2014, is National Lasagna Day, an annual food holiday dedicated to the immensely popular pasta dish.
Whether you spell it "lasagne" or "lasagna," lasagna is a long pasta noodle and a baked pasta dish. The Italian entree is typically comprised of layers and layers of flat lasagna noodles, meat and/or vegetable fillings, a variety of cheeses and smothered in a zesty tomato or rich white sauce baked until golden brown.
In honor of National Lasagna Day, some restaurants across America will be offering special meal deals on one of America's most favorite Italian dishes. Magnifico!
National Lasagna Day 2014 Deals Across America
Free Lasagna at Fazoli’s – Touted as the “nation’s largest fast-casual Italian restaurant,” Fazoli’s will be servin’ up a heckuva deal on its classic Twice Baked Lasagna. Buy a Twice-Baked Lasagna on National Lasagna Day and you’ll get a coupon for a free Twice Baked Lasagna on a future visit when you buy a drink.
Spaghetti Warehouse Lasagna Deal – Once again, participating Spaghetti Warehouse locations will be servin’ up one delish meal deal in honor of National Lasagna Day. Enjoy a delicious 15-layer lasagna entrée for just $6 all day long – with coupon. Besides the entrée, you’ll also get sourdough bread and choice of salad or soup. Plus, you can help Spaghetti Warehouse reach its goal of serving 1 million lasagna meals on July 29.
Maggiano's Little Italy Meal Deal -Talk about a meal deal! Participating Maggiano's Little Italy locations will be servin' up their super-famous Mom's Lasagna. But wait - there's more! If you order from their On the House Classic Pasta menu, hungry customers who dine in can take home a Classic Pasta to enjoy later - for free.
BRIO Tuscan Grille Deal – Participating BRIO locations will be offering full-sized portions of lasagna for half-price! Instead of forking out $18.15, you’ll spend $9.08 on July 29, 2014. The special meal deal applies to lunch and dinner.
Bravo! Cucina Italiana Deal –Stop by participating BRAVO! Cucina Italiana and get a delicious full-sized lasagna entree for half price on July 29, 2014. While supplies last and dine-in only.
Lasagna House Deal - Get lasagna for half price at all three locations of the family-owned Lasagna House. No coupons are necessary – but this offer is for dine-in only.
Mama’s on the Hill Deal – If you happen to be on the Hill in the historic Italian neighborhood of St. Louis, head on down to Mama’s on the Hill for a fabulous meal deal on July 29, 2014. Enjoy Mama’s Homemade Lasagna or Chicken Lasagna with a salad for $11.95 for lunch or $16.95 for dinner. Reservations are preferred.
Lasagna Cooking Class at Appetito – If you want to learn how to make lasagna like the pros, head on over to the Appetito in Palm Springs the day after National Lasagna Day, on July 30, 2014. For $30 per person, you will learn how to make a delicious lasagna dish – plus you’ll get to enjoy a salad, dessert, glass of wine or beer and of course, lasagna. Reservations are required.
July 29 is also National Chicken Wing Day. Bon appetite!