OC Restaurant Association Hosts Largest Culinary Event in OC

Orange County Restaurant Week will celebrate its eighth year as the region’s largest culinary event, with the 2016 Orange County Restaurant Week to be held from Sunday, March 6th through Saturday, March 12th

This year, 140 restaurants in 21 Orange County cities will offer a wide variety of options, from casual and family friendly establishments, to upscale and fine dining.

Watermans Harbor's Oysters

Watermans Harbor’s Oysters

The Winery's Mahi Mahi

The Winery’s Mahi Mahi

New to this year’s event is an $80 “luxe” menu offering with wine or cocktail pairing.

During the weeklong event, the participating restaurants will offer special three-course menus, many with a cocktail or signature item at no additional charge.

Each restaurant will have the freedom and flexibility to showcase its best offerings by talented chefs who will, no doubt, personalize each menu to reflect their individual culinary style.

Sushi Roku's Signature Style Sushi

Sushi Roku’s Signature Style Sushi

Participating restaurants will offer prix-fixe menus within the following price categories: lunch for $10, $15 or $20, and dinner for $20, $30, $40, $50 or $80.

Guests will have the opportunity to search the list of 140 participating restaurants by name, location and price point at http://www.OCRestaurantWeek.com.

The 2016 participating restaurants include:

25 Degrees 
- Huntington Beach
320 Main
- Seal Beach
370 Common – Laguna Beach
Amorelia Mexican Café – Costa Mesa
Andrei’s Restaurant
- Irvine
AnQi Bistro- Costa Mesa
Beachcomber Café
- Newport Beach
BLK Earth Sea Spirits – Huntington Beach
- Newport Beach
Bluewater Grill Restaurant
- Newport Beach & Tustin
Bosscat Kitchen & Libations – Newport Beach
Brio Tuscan Grille
- Irvine
Bruno’s Italian Kitchen
- Brea
C4 Deli: The Cure for the Common
- Santa Ana
Canaletto – Newport Beach
- Anaheim
Cedar Creek Inn – Brea & San Juan Capistrano
Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen 
- Brea
Chapter One: the modern local
- San Juan Capistrano
Chela’s Mexican Grill – Laguna Niguel
CUCINA enoteca
- Newport Beach & Irvine
Del Frisco’s Grille
- Irvine
Dory Deli
- Newport Beach
D’Vine ~ A Mediterranean Experience – Brea
EATS Kitchen & Bar
- Irvine
- Huntington Beach & Irvine
Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour Restaurant
- Brea & Buena Park
Fig & Olive
- Newport Beach
Fire and Ice
- Anaheim
Five Crowns
- Corona Del Mar
Fly N Fish Oyster Bar & Grill
- Newport Beach
GG’s Bistro
- Laguna Beach
Gyu-Kaku – Tustin, Huntington Beach, Brea
Habana – Costa Mesa
Hanare – Costa Mesa
Harborside Restaurant
- Newport Beach
Haven Gastropub
- Orange
Holstein’s Shakes and Buns – Costa Mesa
Hopscotch Tavern
- Fullerton
HornBlower Cruise
& Events – Newport Beach
- Irvine
Il Fornaio – Irvine
Issara Thai Cuisine
- Huntington Beach
Kutsi Cocina bar and lounge
- Santa Ana
La Vida Cantina
- Costa Mesa
Lillie’s Q
- Brea
- Irvine
- Laguna Beach
Luna Rossa
- Tustin
Maro Wood Grill
- Laguna Beach
Marrakesh – Costa Mesa
Matador Cantina – Fullerton
McCormick & Schmick’s – Irvine
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament – Buena Park
Mick’s Karma Bar – Irvine
Modo Mio Rustic Italian Kitchen – Newport Beach
Mozambique – Laguna Beach
Newport Landing
- Newport Beach
Newport Rib Company
- Costa Mesa
Nirvana Grille
- Laguna Beach
O fine Japanese Cuisine
- Irvine
O’Neill’s Bar & Grill
- Mission Viejo
Orange Hill Restaurant
- Orange
Paul Martin’s American Grill – Irvine
Pizzeria Ortica – Costa Mesa
Primecut Café – Tustin
- Newport Beach
Provisions Market – Orange
Rance’s Pizza
- Costa Mesa
Red O
- Newport Beach
Royal Khyber
- Santa Ana
Royal Thai Cuisine – Laguna Beach
& Newport Beach
Rusty Pelican
- Newport Beach
Ruth’s Chris – Irvine
SeaLegs Wine Bar
- Huntington Beach
Seasons 52
- Costa Mesa
Selanne Steak Tavern 
- Laguna Beach
Silver Trumpet Restaurant and Bar
- Costa Mesa
- Laguna Beach
- Huntington Beach, Newport Beach
Slater’s 50/50
- Huntington Beach and Anaheim
- Costa Mesa
SOL Cocina
- Newport Beach
- Huntington Beach
- Seal Beach
- Laguna Beach
- Laguna Beach
Steakhouse 55
- Anaheim
Stonehill Tavern
- Dana Point
Sundried Tomato American Bistro – San Clemente and San Juan Capistrano
Sushi Roku – Newport Beach
SWSH Shabu – Irvine
Tapas Restaurant – Newport Beach
TAPS Fish House & Brewery – Brea
& Irvine
Tempo Urban Kitchen – Brea
The Capital Grille – Costa Mesa
The Catch – Anaheim
the crow bar and kitchen – Corona Del Mar
The Dock – Newport Beach
The Hub Kitchen & Taps – Costa Mesa
The Melting Pot – Irvine
The Quiet Woman – Corona Del Mar
THE RANCH Restaurant & Saloon – Anaheim
The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar – Newport Beach
& Tustin
Tommy Bahama Bar & Grill – Laguna Beach
Tommy Bahama Island Grille – Newport Beach
Tortilla Republic – Laguna Beach
True Food Kitchen – Newport Beach
true seasons organic kitchen – Anaheim
Twenty Eight – Irvine
Urbana – Anaheim
Villa Roma – Laguna Hills
– Costa Mesa
VUE – Dana Point
Ways & Means Oyster House – Huntington Beach
Who Song & Larry’s – Orange
Wildfish Seafood Grille – Newport Beach
Wild Goose
- Costa Mesa
Yard House – Brea and Newport Beach
zcafe – Costa Mesa
- Huntington Beach

“As we enter into our eighth year for Orange County’s largest culinary celebration, OC Restaurant Week, we are thrilled to be able to join nearly two-thirds of the cities the county for this event,” explained Pamela Waitt, president of the OC Restaurant Association.

SOL's Hot Raw Ceviche

SOL’s Hot Raw Ceviche

“This year, we go one step further in connecting OC diners to restaurants on our rich culinary landscape by introducing an exciting new element to the pricing structure with an $80 prix-fixe pairing ‘Luxe’ dinner menu offering!”

Haven Gastropub's Burger

Haven Gastropub’s Burger

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