Jul 27, 2014

Bettencourt Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary of 62 Restaurant

Salem's 62 Restaurant & Wine Bar will host a series of celebratory dinners in recognition of their five years in business.

Peabody's Antonio Bettencourt is celebrating the five-year anniversary of his popular Salem restaurant 62 Restaurant & Wine Bar with some new culinary creations on the menu this spring.

The anniversary celebration consists of three dinners, each featuring a five-course menu for $62. According to a press release, each dinner commemorates a major turning point at the restaurant.

Bettencourt, who is the executive chef at 62, opened the restaurant with his wife Valerie in 2008.

The three dinners are titled "Inspiration," "The Opening" and "Fan Favorites."

"[They] tell the story of how a dream to open one’s own restaurant becomes a reality," the release read. "Chef Bettencourt has much to be thankful for, and he wishes to share this five-year milestone with all who have taken part in his journey."

Inspiration - will take place on Jan. 23.

The Opening - will be held Feb. 20.

Fan Favorites - will take place on March 20.

Dinners begin at 6:30 p.m.


Have a favorite 62 Restaurant & Wine Bar dish from the last five years? The restaurant is asking that customers vote on their Facebook page. The winner dinners will appear on that evening's menu.

Reservations are required for the tasting menu series.

For more information, visit the restaurant's website or call 978-744-0062.

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