September is Chicken Month

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Did you know that September is Chicken Month? Well, it is, and we couldn’t be more excited! One of our menu specialties is our Wood-Fired Rotisserie Chicken. This flavorful dish is sourced fresh from Maryland Eastern Shore farmers, seasoned in-house, and slow-roasted to seal the flavors. Can’t wait to try it for yourself? You can enjoy our delicious chicken in various dishes we have available on our menu!

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Order it by itself and accompanied by mashed redskin potatoes and green beans. Aiming to add more vegetables and salads into your life? Have our Rotisserie Chicken Salad instead! Our tasty chicken is served over a bed of mixed greens, black beans, tomatoes, jicama, corn, Monterey Jack cheese, chipotle-bleu dressing, avocado, tortilla strips, and BBQ sauce. In search of a hearty and comforting dish to make you smile all day long? Try the Chicken Pot Pie! The homemade crust is filled with our delectable rotisserie chicken, carrots, peas, and potatoes. Maybe you are a pasta lover? We got you covered with our Rattlesnake Pasta! Our fresh rotisserie chicken is cooked with garlic, tri bell peppers, mushrooms, and lime juice. Then, it is tossed with linguini pasta in a cajun alfredo sauce and topped with fresh mozzarella cheese and chopped cilantro. Which dish is calling your name?

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Looking forward to celebrating Chicken Month with one of these dishes? Call your nearest Copper Canyon Grill or Stanford Grill restaurant today to make a reservation. Maybe bring 3 more people, order all 4 dishes, and share! Don’t forget to finish your meal with one of our decadent desserts. See you this month!

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Join us for a Burger Today and for Labor Day!

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Every day is Burger Day with us! We couldn’t be more excited to share our love for burgers with you and invite you to join us for a burger, a cocktail, and a fun time with your favorite people at one of our Copper Canyon Grill and Stanford Grill locations. Rally your burger-loving friends and make a reservation at the location closest to you today.

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Devour “The Stanford” Cheeseburger. A hardwood grilled Angus beef patty is topped with Monterey Jack and Cheddar Cheeses, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion, bread and butter pickles, mustard, mayonnaise, and placed inside a toasted sesame seed bun.

Vegetarian? We also have an option for you! Order our Veggie Burger. The vegetarian, homemade patty is made of spiced brown rice, black beans, and hominy grits. Then, it is topped with melted Pepper Jack Cheese, tomato, lettuce, onions, mayonnaise, mustard, and wrapped in a toasted sesame seed bun.

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These options are available during both lunch and dinner alongside a great selection of other sandwiches to choose from. Our bar also offers an exciting list of handcrafted cocktails, wines, and beers that will surely complement your burger and experience with us.

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As excited for Burgers as we are? Make your reservations to try our selection or celebrate Labor Day with us at Copper Canyon Grill here and at Stanford Grill here. Here’s another idea to join us for more Burgers! Stop by the bar during happy hour to enjoy your favorite drink and our Cheeseburger Sliders or Crispy Chicken Sliders. These are perfect to share and snack on! (Make sure to check our website to see what locations offer happy hour and to confirm times).

New Menu Items at Copper Canyon Grill Silver Spring

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Copper Canyon Grill Silver Spring fans rejoice! This location has released new items on their lunch, dinner, and cocktail menus. So, if it has been a while since your last visit or you have been meaning to plan an outing with friends, this is the time to finally get the ball rolling!


Rally the entire office and join us for lunch to share the new Chicken Meatballs and Shrimp Cargot appetizers. Prefer to stop by during dinner time? Make plans with family or your sweetheart to try these same appetizers during dinner service and taste our new entrées as well. You can choose between our new Rainbow Trout, Chicken Parmesan, and Chicken Pot Pie options. Can we hear a “yum!”? In the mood to sit at the bar with a great friend, a snack, and a tasty cocktail, instead? Tell our knowledgeable bartenders to make you our new Hemingway Daiquiri!

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Take a peek at the full menu for lunch and dinner on this post or go to our website. Ready to savor all the new additions to Copper Canyon Grill Silver Spring’s menus? Secure your table by making a reservation here or going directly to the OpenTable website or app.


In other news… Do you love sushi? Learn all about our upcoming Sushi Nights happening this month at our location in Glenarden and at Stanford Grill Columbia. People are loving this event, so we strongly suggest making a reservation as soon as possible to join all the Sushi Night fun. See you soon!

Join us for Sushi Night!

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Did you know that you can enjoy fresh sushi at Stanford Grill Rockville? The delicious sushi pieces and rolls available at that location will be available at our Copper Canyon Grills in Maryland and the Stanford Grill in Columbia on selected days of this month. If you are a fan of sushi, this is the time to join us for a unique night!

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Here are the dates by location, so you can plan to visit the one nearest you or strategically plan to go to all. (We won’t judge!) Gather your friends and family and get excited for Sushi Night at Copper Canyon Grill and Stanford Grill.

8/10 was at Copper Canyon Grill Gaithersburg

8/16 at Copper Canyon Grill Silver Spring

8/23 at Copper Canyon Grill Glenarden

8/30 at Stanford Grill Columbia

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All the items available on the sushi menu at Stanford Grill Rockville will be available at these locations. Expect to enjoy California rolls, Coconut Shrimp rolls, Yellowtail Jalapeño rolls, Spicy Tuna rolls, and other rolls and plates that we’re sure you’ll love. All made using fresh and, when possible, local ingredients for optimum flavor and satisfaction.

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We can’t wait to treat you and your friends and family to our creations! Pick a date or location to join us and make your reservation at the Copper Canyon Grill of your choosing or at Stanford Grill to join us for Sushi Night. Already loving the sushi available at Stanford Grill Rockville? Enjoy half off sushi on Mondays and Tuesdays. See you on Sushi Night!


Join Us for Iron Girl Columbia!

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We are excited to share the news that Stanford Grill will be a sponsor for Iron Girl Columbia this year! The Iron Girl brand was started in 2004 and, since then, it has evolved and transformed alongside women’s health and fitness goals. Our philosophy of using fresh and local ingredients resonates with Iron Girl’s mission of helping women stay active and reach their personal health, fitness, and wellness goals.

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The event will take place on August 20, 2017, at the Centennial Lake. A group of our women employees will be participating and we’d like to invite you, your family, and friends to join in on the fun! The race, named “Best Women’s Event in the Mid-Atlantic” by Competitor Magazine, is also the largest of its kind in the country. The inspirational event is all about empowering women toward a healthy lifestyle and celebrating their unique grace as they journey toward the finish line.

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You can still plan to participate in this exciting event along with your favorite women and the Stanford Grill team! Registration is open online until August 13, 2017, until 6 pm, and is open to women of all ages. Make it an even more memorable day by joining us at Stanford Grill to celebrate a day of activity and goals reached with a delicious and fresh meal. Reach out to your squad of ladies, register to participate in Iron Girl Columbia, and make a reservation at Stanford Grill to wrap up a beautiful day of women empowerment.

See you at the finish line!

5 Things to Do in Gaithersburg, MD

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How does a day of fun ending with a delicious meal sound? We love sharing our philosophy of a healthy and happy lifestyle, and a day out and about with family or friends is also part of the equation. Spending fun moments surrounded with love will help in reducing stress and feeling more supported. Top that with a tasty meal made with fresh ingredients and you are good as gold. That’s why we’d like to inspire you to spend a day exploring Gaithersburg, Maryland with your favorite people and ending the adventure at the table with us!

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Things to Do in Gaithersburg

  1. Gaithersburg Community Museum: Start your journey with a bit of history of the city of Gaithersburg at this free museum. You’ll explore an old bank, school, and even a steam train!
  2.  Washingtonian Center: Want to do some shopping? Stop at this beautiful space where you’ll be able to stay active while walking and shopping at great stores, people watch, get on a paddle boat, and even take the kids to a carousel and playground.
  3. Copper Canyon Grill: Made it to the Washingtonian Center? Rest or wrap up your day with us by the lake! Come sit with us in our spacious dining room or outside patio for tasty bites. Did you know that we are the only green-certified restaurant in Gaithersburg, MD?
  4. Theater at the Arts Barn: Browse pretty art and enjoy a good play at this intimate theater. Check their website to learn about the various performances, dates, times, and prices.
  5. Water Park at Bohrer Park: The whole family will have fun at this water park that provides fast slides, snacks, and mini-golf! You know where to go afterward.

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We hope this list inspires you to explore Gaithersburg when visiting or even if you are a local. Have some fun with friends and family and share all the memories and favorite moments while enjoying our fresh dishes. Make a reservation at Copper Canyon Grill Gaithersburg today!

Celebrate Tequila Day with an Añejo Smash

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Uno, dos, tres… Tequila! This festive spirit is celebrated this Monday, July 24th. We suggest grabbing a couple of friends and starting the celebration early during our Friday happy hour. You can also join us on Monday to brighten your week with a celebratory tequila cocktail. However, if you prefer to have the party at home, we are happy to share with you a tequila cocktail recipe for you to mix, shake, serve, share, and enjoy. Make way for our Añejo Smash!

This refreshing tequila cocktail will surely put a smile on your face. If you want to make your festivities more traditional, you can delight everyone with our Elite Margarita, too. We love having you over at the bar and preparing tasty cocktails for you and your friends, but we also love sharing our recipes for you to have a piece of us at home. But, let’s skip to the fun part… the Añejo Smash’s recipe!

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Añejo Smash


1 1/2 oz. Milagro Anejo Tequila
1/2 oz. Gran Marnier
1 oz. Agave Nectar
1/2 Lemon, Squeezed
4 Sprigs of Mint


Muddle Mint in a rocks glass. Mix tequila, Gran Marnier, agave syrup and 1/2 a lemon squeezed in a shaker tin and shake. Serve in a rocks glass. Cheers!

To learn more about the cocktails that we offer and for happy hour times and days, be sure to check the happy hour menus on the page of your closest location on the Copper Canyon Grill website here and on the Stanford Grill website here. Have a great weekend, everyone!