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Every Wednesday, Food Republic’s column “Would You Like to Hear About Our Specials?” highlights the nightly special dishes offered at popular restaurants from around the country.

This week, we take a look at tonight’s specials from some of New York City and Chicago's hotspots, as well as a few places in Philadelphia, Las Vegas and Louisville, with a stop in Bentonville, Arkansas. Have a nightly restaurant special you want us to feature in a future column? We're always looking to expand our coverage. Email george@foodrepublic.com with a dish description for inclusion!

NEW YORK CITY

BLUE RIBBON FRIED CHICKEN
Fried Chicken Sandwich
Boneless breast, lettuce, tomato, pickled cucumbers, special sauce, toasted bun
28 East 1st Street, blueribbonfriedchicken.com

BOULUD SUD
Warm Puntarella Salad

Slow poached hen egg, caviar, anchovy vinaigrette
20 West 64th Street, bouludsud.com

DB BISTRO MODERNE
Raw Nantucket Bay Scallops

Warm black truffle, pistachio, yogurt
55 West 44th Street, dbbistro.com/nyc

COMMERCE
Rösti-Style Scallion Latkes
Shallots, dill, chives, smoked salmon, caviar, sour cream
50 Commerce Street, commercerestaurant.com

RIVERPARK
(Offering Filipino dishes and donating all proceeds to relief efforts)
Seafood Sinigang
Prawns, calamari, Manila clams, radish, mâche, tamarind broth

Bistek Tagalog
Braised short ribs, black garlic, pearl onions, tatsoi, sweet potato
450 East 29th Street, riverparknyc.com

EXTRA FANCY
Country Bread, Andouille-Stuffed Quahog

Clams, Andouille sausage, garlic, fresh herbs, onions, celery, clam stock
302 Metropolitan Avenue, Williamsburg, extrafancybklyn.com

CHICAGO

BALENA
Perigold Black Truffle Pizza

Truffled mortadella, leek crema sauce, Jamon de Belota, Alba white truffles
1633 North Halsted Street, balenachicago.com

THE DAWSON
Drunken Clams

Bacon potato puree, Armagnac, breadcrumbs

Tuscan Kale
Poached pear, brussel sprout, beet, pine nut
730 West Grand Avenue, the-dawson.com

SENZA
Wagyu Beef Tartare

Mustard ice cream, red cabbage puree, caraway chips
2873 North Broadway Street, senzachicago.com

PHILADELPHIA

POD
Kakiage

Vegetable fritter, mint chutney, curry sauce
3636 Sansom Street, podrestaurant.com

LAS VEGAS

LAVO ITALIAN RESTAURANT
Stuffed Pappardelle
Oxtail, porcini ragu, au gratin
3325 South Las Vegas Boulevard, lavolv.com

LOUISVILLE

PROOF ON MAIN
Seared Diver Scallops

Rio Star grapefruit, jalapeño, anise, cornbread puree
702 West Main Street, proofonmain.com

BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS

THE HIVE
Grilled Blue Fish

Romaine custard, Parmesan vinaigrette, roasted potatoes
200 Northeast A Street, thehivebentonville.com