Tweet of the Week: Win a Supreme Trip for Six!

Do you want to win a trip for six? Of course you do! So does @BrassyLibrarian, who shared her Vacation Supremacy giveaway entry tweet. Here’s the deal: You and five friends fly out to the destination of your choice, stay three nights in swank digs, and indulge in delicious food and drink, all courtesy of AirBnB, UrbanDaddy, and OpenTable. Entering is as easy as sharing your email address and zip code; you can increase your chances of winning by sharing the contest with friends. This will also probably increase your chances of getting invited on the trip if one of those friends wins! Read more here. Then, enter here through July 29, 2013!



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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The Dinner Party to End All Dinner Parties: Adam Wiscomb Parties at Perbacco

Adam and friends got an early start at Perbacco. Photo courtesy of Jared Amadeo Holstein.

On Saturday night, San Francisco native Adam Wiscomb, the winner of the UrbanDaddy + OpenTable “Dinner Party to End All Dinner Parties” Giveaway, and nine of his friends enjoyed his prize at Perbacco in his hometown. He gives us the all the details on the dinner party, from dishes they picked to the wines they ordered.

Adam, how surprised were you when you won?

I was insanely surprised when I got the email!  I called Cara at UrbanDaddy to be sure it was for real, and she answered the phone, “Hi Adam.” My jaw sort of dropped at that moment.

Have you ever won anything before?

I have not won anything like this ever in my life.

How did you decide upon Perbacco, out of the many restaurants in San Francisco?

I often eat lunch at Barbacco, a few blocks away from my acupuncture practice, and  remembered that the next-door Perbacco is the more elegant and sophisticated of the two. After I saw their wine list and menus online, I didn’t need to look any further.

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