Happy Halloween: What Frightens a Foodie Most? Take Today’s Quiz!

It’s Halloween, and, as we think about all the things that scare us (Zombies aside, naturally!), we keep coming back to food-related horrors. Tell us which of the following scenarios petrifies you most on this ghoulish day!

On Our Plate This Week: Dinner Party Winner; Dine Out for No Kid Hungry Enrollment; Restaurant Weeks in Atlanta + Vegas, + Labor Day Happenings

Labor Day events include a pancake-eating contest in NYC and The Taste festival in LA!

Happenings on and around OpenTable this week…

* The winners of the 2011 Diners’ Choice Awards for the top 50 restaurants for late night dining have earned even more kudos, thanks to this cool coverage from Nation’s Restaurant News.

* Meet the Adam Wiscomb, the winner of the UrbanDaddy/OpenTable “Dinner Party to End All Dinner Parties” Giveaway!

* Restaurants can help end childhood hunger by signing up to join the Share Our Strength Dine Out for No Kid Hungry campaign taking place September 18-24, 2011. Register here!

* Restaurant Weeks happening this week include Atlanta’s Midtown Restaurant WeekDallas-Fort Worth KRLD Restaurant WeekHouston Restaurant Weeks, Las Vegas Restaurant WeekMiami SpiceCOOLinary in NOLA, Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining MonthDine Tampa Bay, and Washington D.C. Restaurant Week.

* Looking ahead, reservations are now open for additional restaurant weeks, including Center City District Restaurant WeekLouisiana Seafood Restaurant Week, Main Line Restaurant Week, and San Diego Restaurant Week.

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Are You a Foodie? Take the Tribune’s Quiz

Do you consider yourself a gastronome? A gourmet A connoisseur of fine cuisine? The Chicago Tribune has created a clever quiz to test your foodie I.Q., featuring everything from offbeat ingredients to hard-to-pronounce preparations. Take it here, to see if your knowledge is as impressive as your appetite.

Dining out on Mother’s Day: Take the OpenTable Quiz for Moms

Are you a mother looking forward to celebrating your special day? Take OpenTable’s exclusive quiz and let us know how you’d REALLY like to spend the weekend. Is it brunch on Sunday with your extended family — or do you want to try something completely different this year?

Vote today, and check back with our blog for the suprising results,  more news about dining deals in your neighborhood, and tips for eating out with children.