So many things have changed this year. But one thing that has stayed the same for people living in coastal Orange County is OC Restaurant Week. It will run from now until September 26th. This is the perfect opportunity to support local businesses and try new food. Participating restaurants are offering lots of different specials, available for dine-in or take out. A special new feature for this year’s event are some truly spectacular cocktails. There are lots of cool new takes on old favorites, like the Peach Cinnamon Old Fashion at Piccolino Ristorante. The Blood Orange Margarita at the Bungalow Restaurant is a delicious twist on the standard margarita.
Everyone Living in Coastal Orange County Will Find Great New Dishes
The coronavirus has everyone staying at the coast Orange County homes, but you can still sample the cuisines of the world during Restaurant Week. Have a taste of Pakistan at Khan Saab Desi Craft Kitchen in Fullerton. Falasophy in Irvine offers Lebanese fare. Head to South America and try Argentine-Italian fusion cuisine at Cambalache Grill in Fountain Valley or at Villa Roma in Laguna Hills. You can also have Irish pub food at Pub Thirty-Two in Mission Viejo or Malarky’s Irish Pub in Newport Beach.
Families living in coastal Orange County can take a break from cooking and enjoy one of the family menus offered during Restaurant Week. These are available at several price points from $30 to $70. There are also special lunch menus for the budget-conscious. Or go all out for a luxury meal with all the trimmings.
Visit OC Restaurant Week online to find a complete list of participating eateries. You can filter them by location, price point, cocktail and wine offerings, or cuisine. Design your own tour through the area’s best and most innovative restaurants. Celebrate with friends and family, either at the restaurants or at home.