National Clam Chowder DayMap it!
- Date February 25, 2021
There are few things as comforting as a piping hot bowl of warm clam chowder on a winter’s day! Celebrate with a cup, bowl, or takeout on National Clam Chowder Day on Thursday, February 25 at Ventura Harbor restaurants and your taste buds will thank you! Ventura Harbor offers 9 handcrafted recipes and some award-winning clam chowders. Pair clam chowder with waterfront patio views overlooking the boats and it makes for a perfect combination! Click here to view restaurant choices and chowder offerings.
Fun chowder facts: The word “chowder” possibly finds its roots in the Latin word “calderia,” or cooking pot. Clams are thought to have been introduced to the mix by the Native Americans and by the mid 1800’s were considered a main ingredient in what came to be known as clam chowder.
Click here here to win a complimentary chowder from the National Clam Chowder Day Giveaway!
Check out the restaurants below that have shared their chowder offerings with us:
The Greek Mediterranean Steak & Seafood– The Greek Mediterranean Steak & Seafood will offer an 8oz cup of Clam Chowder for only $3 with any seafood entree on Thursday February 25 and Friday February 26, 11 am-8 pm!
Ventura Fresh Fish– Ventura Fresh Fish will offer clam chowder DIY box to feed six, four pounds of fresh Manila Clams and all the fixns’ for a delightful dinner at home.
Water’s Edge Restaurant & Bar– The House Clam Chowder begins with applewood smoked bacon, onions and celery. The pot is then deglazed with cream of sherry wine to give soft, sweet notes. The pot is glazed again with clam juice and brought to boil. Lastly, baby clams, bay leafs, and heavy cream are added to thicken the chowder. The price will be $6 and $1 for a 4oz cup. Go get your bowl now!
Andria’s Seafood Restaurant & Market– Andria’s Seafood Restaurant & Market has been the destination for locals and tourists alike for fresh seafood and is well-known for its world-famous Clam Chowder made from scratch daily, complimented with oyster crackers, and offered as a small or large bowl or a Clam Chowder Buoy sourdough bowl.
805 Bar & Grilled Cheese– New England Clam Chowder will be available with clams, potatoes, celery, capens & bacon in a creamy soup! Enjoy your chowder on the outdoor patio!
Boatyard Pub – Their New England clam chowder recipe is a reflection of years of development and countless refinements always striving to create the worlds best clam chowder. Chopped Bacon, diced onions, celery, potatoes, butter & cream, and heaps of clams come together to create this perfectly seasoned masterpiece. They take their chowder seriously!
Brophy Bros. Clam Bar & Restaurant– Brophy’s Bros Restaurant & Clam Bar serves up a cup or a bowl of Brophy’s clam chowder which is best complimented with their fresh sourdough bread. Enjoy!
Harbor Cove Cafe– The famous New England Clam Chowder is made just like your grandmother used to make it. This chowder starts out in a large pot and is served piping hot either in a cup, bowl, or even a bread bowl. Don’t forget to stop by and try the famous Chowder available all year long!
For ALL chowder offerings click here!
- Date February 25, 2021