In a true sign of the times, Philadelphia’s Fountain restaurant at Four Seasons is offering a dining deal via the website TravelZoo: You and a guest get a dinner valued at $196 for just $99. That’s 49-percent off.
The deal includes a three-course prix fixe paired with sparkling wine.
Here are the menu options:
Chilled Petite Lobster Cocktail
Boston Bibb Lettuce Salad
Parsnip and Carrot Soup
Roasted Beef Shortrib
Porcini-crusted Norwegian Salmon Fillet
Roasted Amish Chicken
Four Layer S'mores Gateau
Peanut Butter Crunch Ice Cream
Vanilla Creme Brulee
The deal is only valid Tuesday through Thursday and requires reservations. You can also use two vouchers per table, so a group of four can dine at the Fountain for less than $200, not counting taxes or tip.
And yes, you need to tip on the full value of the meal.