Treatful Restaurant Gift Certificates: The Perfect Gift for Your Favorite Foodie

There are officially LESS than two weeks until Christmas. Instead of waiting on line in a shop, shop online for a Treatful digital restaurant gift certificate! With Treatful, you can treat your friends and family with personalized, online gift certificates to their favorite local restaurants, instantly and securely. When you purchase a gift through Treatful, we [...]

Have Your Turkey and Eat It (the Next Day), Too at Tria Restaurant in Minnesota

Dining out on Thanksgiving has always seemed like a no-brainer to us – no shopping, no cooking, no cleaning, and no dishes. But, some folks don’t want to hit the easy button for one reason – no leftovers. Thankfully, restaurants have heard your cries for next-day turkey sammies, and some are now offering leftovers to [...]

Thanksgiving Restaurant Reservations: Last-Minute Deals and Offers

Thanksgiving is just two days away, but there’s still time to book a table for this Thursday. No matter what city you’re celebrating in, OpenTable can help you find a reservation! You can visit our local and national Thanksgiving pages to find details on special menus, pricing, and additional offers. And, below, we’ve rounded up [...]

2012 Charlie Awards: Congratulations to the Twin Cities Honorees!

The second annual Charlie Awards were held on Sunday, November 11, 2012, in Minneapolis at the Pantages Theatre. A celebration in recognition of the exceptional contributions of the Twin Cities metro area restaurant, food and beverage industry, nearly 200 local restaurants participated in this year’s awards. The 2012 Charlie Awards honorees include: • Lifetime Achievement – [...]

Vote to Choose the Twin Cities Charlie Awards Winner for ‘Outstanding Food Item’

Minneapolis-St. Paul diners! Help pick the best dish in the Twin Cities at this year’s Charlie Awards, a celebration that recognizes the exceptional contributions of the Twin Cities metro area restaurant, food, and drink industry. More than 150 restaurants and food trucks have entered one food item they believe is representative of their business and voting [...]

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 [...]

Heartland Restaurant Chef Lenny Russo Recommends the Chef’s Table for Romance

Minnesota chef Lenny Russo of Heartland Restaurant + Farm Direct Market in St. Paul has been cooking professionally for more than 30 years, during which time he’s amassed numerous accolades, both locally and nationally, including being named a 2010 and 2011 James Beard Foundation Best Chef Midwest Nominee. Serving contemporary Midwestern cuisine, Chef Russo’s ingredients [...]

Top 50 Fit for Foodies Restaurants: Meet the 2011 Diners’ Choice Award Winners!

OpenTable is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 Diners’ Choice Awards for the top 50 fit for foodies restaurants. Derived from more than 10 million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 12,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, the list of honorees is the ultimate guide for [...]

Thursday Spotlights: Savings in LA, Miami, Minneapolis, NY + San Francisco!

Our last round of offers before the Labor Day weekend… * Los Angeles: $20 for $40 of relaxed, social dining at Henry’s Hat in Studio City. Buy now! * Miami: $20 for $40 of authentic Argentinian food at Bistro 1401 in Coral Gables. Buy now! * Minneapolis: $20 for $40 of gourmet Mexican cuisine at [...]

Wednesday Spotlight Offers: Save in Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis + Philadelphia

Dining discounts in four cities on OpenTable today… * Chicago: $25 for $50 of spirited Latin cuisine at Rumba in River North. Buy now. * Denver: $15 for $30 of authentic creations at Ondo’s Spanish Tapas Bar in Cherry Creek. Buy now. * Minneapolis: $30 for $50 of contemporary Italian cuisine at D’Amico Kitchen on [...]