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Holiday Buffet Dec. 17; $17.50

December 14, 2009 | By Emily Hand |

Turkey and all the fixings will be served at the holiday buffet beginning at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, at the Reliable Source. The price is $17.50 per person, not including beverage, tax and gratuity.

Free parking is available after 5 p.m. at the PMI Garage, 1325 G St. Present a receipt showing a restaurant purchase of $20 or more to the front desk between 5 and 9 p.m. or later at the bar.

The menu will include:

Spinach, frisée and romaine cranberry mango salad; roasted butternut squash soup; roast goose with chestnut stuffing; roast turkey with gravy; Pennsylvania ham (carved to order).

Sour cream and chive mashed potatoes; rice pilaf with carrots and celery; candied sweet potatoes; old-style applesauce; Parmesan-caramelized roasted cauliflower; kapusta, (sweet and sour cabbage); Brussles sprouts with pancetta; cranberry and orange sauce.

Holiday cookies and pies: mincemeat, pumpkin, cherry, lemon meringue and apple.

To reserve, contact Mesfin Mekonen at 202-662-7443 or email