METAIRIE, La (press release) – A Tavola, which recently opened in the footprint of Lakeside Mall on Veterans Blvd., is excited to share its specials offered every Wednesday and Thursday along with its daily Happy Hour from 2 – 6 p.m. “A Tavola’s location in the heart of Metairie is a convenient place to stop and have a drink with friends after work or toast that special someone—any day of the week,” said Robert Hardie, Area Director, Creole Cuisine Restaurant Concepts. “And our open kitchen and wood fired oven make for a perfect backdrop to a great evening.”  

During Salute! Wednesdays call cocktails are $5, premium and specialty cocktails are $6. Vino Thursday specials include top quality bottles of wine at half price. Selections range from Avissi Prosecco ($17), Bertani Rosé ($19), and Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnary ($25) to Prisoner Red Blend ($46), Duckhorn Cabernet ($55), and Masi Costasera Amarone ($55). “We have curated an amazing collection of wines from California to Italy with a variety of price points to please every palate,” said Hardie. “The perfect time to try new wines is during our happy hour and Vino Thursdays when you can spend less while finding a new favorite.”

Special Happy Hour prices include select wines by the glass and call cocktails for $5, premium and specialty cocktails for $6, and draft beers for $3. The kitchen serves $7 appetizers, including eggplant caponata, calamari fritte, baked goat cheese al forno, meatballs, and roasted Brussels sprouts. All pizzas are half off.

In addition to the happy hour drink and appetizer specials, the all-day, a la carte menu is available in the dining room from 11AM to 10PM Sunday through Thursday, and 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information on a Tavola call (504) 577-2235. To see the full cocktail menu, wine list and menus, please visit