Save the date for a great Halloween Bash – no costumes required! Mac About Town & KRML Present: “BACK IN BLACK” Halloween Party from 10 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31 at Cibo Restaurant, 301 Alvarado in Downtown Monterey(www.cibo.com) at the corner of Del Monte with ample parking in adjacent parking garage.
No need to wear a costume, just dress in black! But, costumes are more than welcome! Dance to Old School, Soul, Funk and more with On the One DJ Tuna Bunny (Justin Horrell). Photography by WiredIn Carmel.
The cost is only $5 at the door starting at 10 p.m. Come earlier and get in free! Each paid admission gets a raffle ticket for T-shirts, CDs, Refuge passes, and a $50 Cibo gift card. Winners will be drawn hourly.
The regular Cibo dinner menu will be available from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. A late night menu will be available until 12:01am. Drink Specials will include a Blood Orange Bellini and a Blood Orange Margarita and more. Enjoy $5 Well drinks, draft beers and house wines after 10pm.
About Cibo Restaurant
Cibo Restaurant offers Italian cuisine, gourmet pizzas, cocktails, fine wines, cordials, and more. Cibo( pronounced chee-bo) means food in Italian, but it’s more of a feast for the senses. This beautiful, spacious and comfortable restaurant features an intimate yet vibrant atmosphere which is accentuated with expressive art in the form of photography, paintings, sculpture, hand-blown glass and live jazz. Fusing the best of old and new world Italian cuisine, Cibo offers an eclectic menu ranging from gourmet pizzas to multi-course dinners. Families are welcome and there is a special children’s menu. Cibo has been a favorite of locals and visitors alike since 1990.
Cibo is open every evening with dinner served from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. The Cibo Bar is open from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. and is a popular “pre-event” and “after-party” destination. The bar features a $3 Happy Hour with special appetizers daily from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. They offer an extensive high quality local and international wine and beer list, cordials, microbrews, rare and small batch Bourbons, Scotches, Ports, Grappa and liqueurs, as well as espresso, coffee drinks and a full menu of cocktails.
Cibo also presents live music 6 nights a week. On Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, the cool sound of Jazz accompanies dinner from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. The restaurant features a lively and fun atmosphere with Reggae, R&B, Rock or Salsa dance music on Friday and Saturday nights from 10:00 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. with no cover charge. They also hold a special “House Blend Happy Hour” every Friday night from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. "Happy Hour Jazz Jam" from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. every first and third Sunday of the month which includes Happy Hour food and drink specials.
With 150 seats, including intimate booths for dining , and room for over 50 people in the attractive bar area, Cibo also accommodates large groups for business functions, wedding rehearsals and receptions, special group dining events, and customized private parties.
Cibo Restaurant is the winner of numerous awards including California Writers Association Recommended Dining, Best Place to Meet Singles in Their 30's and 40's, Gold Key Award for Interior Design, Best Place to Enjoy a Martini, Best Place for Live Jazz, Best Italian Restaurant, Best Place to Dance, Best Martini and one of the Top 10 Happy Hours in Monterey.