On Our Plate: Valentine’s Day Reservations; #ShareMyPlate No Kid Hungry Giveaway; dineLA; Chicago Restaurant Week + More

Happenings on and around OpenTable… * Valentine’s Day reservations are open. Make a reservation for romance on February 14th. * Restaurant operators: It’s not too late to share your Valentine’s Day specials with diners. Visit Restaurant Center today! * Snap an Instagram of your plate + share it to help end childhood hunger. Enter the […]

On Our Plate: Most Romantic Restaurants; 9 More Days to Claim Free Mobile Sites; Avocado; dineLA; Toronto Winterlicious; Dine Out Vancouver + More

Happenings on and around OpenTable… * We’re celebrating the 2013 Diners’ Choice Award winners for Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in the U.S. Find out where to take your favorite date. * There are just 9 more days to for restaurants to claim their FREE mobile site. Get yours today! * What are OpenTable diners raving about […]

Winter 2013 Restaurant Weeks Have Arrived: Savor the Savings in the New Year!

Having a holiday letdown? Looking for a way to banish the January blues? We’ve got the cure! Dig into delicious meals for less during a winter restaurant week near you. * Alexandria Restaurant Week: $35 three-course dinners or $35 dinners for two, January 18-27. Book a table. * Asheville Restaurant Week: $15 to-course lunches and […]

On Our Plate: Independence Day + American Eats; Baltimore Restaurant Week; Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Restaurant Week; dineLA Returns; Summerlicious Starts

Happenings on and around OpenTable… * Tomorrow is the 4th of July! Dine at one of the 100 Best American Restaurants this week in honor of our nation’s rich history. * What’s the best way to pay when dining out? Vote in this week’s poll! * Do you know which restaurants celebs have been spotted at? Learn […]

On Our Plate: NYC Restaurant Week Reservations Are Live; More Winter Restaurant Weeks Roll Out; Plan Your Next Party with Private Dining; Plus, We’re Hiring!

Happenings on and around OpenTable… * New York City Restaurant Week reservations are now available. Enjoy $24.07 lunches + $35 dinners at more than 300 restaurants at the Big Apple’s best restaurants, Monday-Friday, January 16 – February 10, 2012. Reserve now! * Winter Restaurant Week reservations are open for Alexandria, Baltimore, Center City/Philadelphia, Charlotte/Queen’s Feast, Columbus, dineLA, Oakland, Kansas City, Pittsburgh, Providence, […]

Los Angeles ‘Eat Up’ Brings Virtual Foodies Together at Napa Valley Grille

We’ve got a guest post from our friend Mary Bigham and her colleague Amy Strauss of The Town Dish. In a world of increasingly common virtual connections, breaking bread with fellow food-loving writers from around the country is a modern day novelty. When the occasion arises though, the result is inherently satisfying. For die-hard foodies, […]

Chef Watch: Jamie Lauren’s Walk-In; Ron Duprat’s Efforts to Help Haiti; Patricia Yeo’s ‘Son-in-Law’ Eggs; and More

Chefs who are making headlines this week… * Jamie Lauren, from “Top Chef “Season 5, shows the Grub Street gang her super-neat walk-in at San Francisco’s Absinthe Brasserie, where she’s the executive chef.  [Grub Street San Francisco] * Speaking of “Top Chef”, Season 6 contestant Ron Duprat, executive chef at Latitudes Beach Café at the […]

Don’t Miss the Last Days of dineLA

Los Angeles’s successful dineLA Restaurant Week has been extended through October 23. Take advantage of luscious lunches (for just $16, $22, or $28) and delicious dinners (at $26, $34, or $44) at some of the City of Angels’ top restaurants including Asia de Cuba, The Bazaar by José Andrés, BOA, Chinois on Main, FIG, Katsuya, […]