with the addition of Bill Bateman's Bistro. The family-friendly restaurant and sports bar in Edgewater opened its doors to the public on Monday morning.
Replacing an Italian restaurant at 121 Mitchells Chance Rd., . In addition to wings and other starters, the menu features burgers, steaks, ribs, sandwiches, wraps, soups and salads.
On Facebook, Edgewater Patch readers recommended the crab pretzel, which is a soft pretzel covered with crab dip topped with cheddar and jack cheeses sprinkled with Old Bay and baked.
Heather Saffield, general manager of Bill Bateman's Bistro, told Patch that the bistro offers an "awesome" variety of specials that started on the first day including all-you-can-eat wings for $8.99 on Mondays. Enjoy a half-pound jumbo lump crab cake for $10 on Wednesdays and half-price burgers from 7 to 11 p.m. on Sundays.
Saffield also noted that coming in September, they will offer a complimentary Tex Mex happy hour buffet on Fridays from 5 to 7 p.m. in the bar. Happy hour is daily from 4 to 7 p.m. (in the bar) with discounts on house wines and domestic beers, and fresh-squeezed "Orange Crush" drinks are always just $5.
Several at South River Colony, including a few months ago. The shopping center also hosts that will run through October with free concerts (bring your own chairs) and "parents night out" kids activities available at .