Dining with the Stars: Reese Witherspoon at Bouchon Beverly Hills; Ferrell + Galifianakis Go Greek in San Francisco; Skarsgård Sinks Teeth into Italian

No word on whether or not Zach wore his satchel to dinner.

Recent celebrity sightings at OpenTable restaurants…

* The couple from The Bachelorette toasted their completely real romance at Abe & Arthur’s in the Big Apple. [NY Post]

* Reese Witherspoon was eating for two at Bouchon in Beverly Hills. [Us Magazine]

* Erstwhile lip syncher Ashlee Simpson had a family meal at Dos Caminos in Manhattan. [Us Magazine]

* Leaving behind Melrose Place, Heather Locklear dined with friends at San Francisco’s EPIC Roasthouse. [tablehopper]

* TV’s Sofia Vergara and her ex-boyfriend fiance were spotted at Georgica in Wainscott on Long Island. [People]

* Campaign costars Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis ate at Kokkari Estiatorio in San Francisco. [tablehopper]

* Tiki Barber was so happy to get married again that he celebrated at Le Cirque and, later, at Catch in New York City. [NY Post]

* Lindsay Lohan was spotted walking out of  Mr. Chow in Beverly Hills. [Us Magazine]

Guitar legend Carlos Santana celebrated the arrival of his first Social Security check at Old Homestead in New York. [NY Post]

Alexander Skarsgård vamped it up at Piccola Cucina in New York City. [NY Post]

* Oscar winner Adrien Brody hit up The Pikey in West Hollywood, California, with a mystery galpal. [People]

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Dining Out on Easter: Egg-cellent Deals at Restaurants Near You

Dining-Out-on-EasterEaster is less than a month away, and, if you’re a planner (as I am), you’re probably ready to book a table at a restaurant for that day. What I love about Easter is that many restaurants offer brunch or an early traditional dinner (think ham and lamb). There’s something about eating dinner especially early (not early-bird special early, however) that feels extra decadent to me.

There are lots of Easter dining deals to be found on OpenTable. Some really fun ones that caught my eye include The Café at The Ritz-Carlton Buckhead in Atlanta, which is offering a brunch that includes a live petting zoo and an egg decorating station for kids. In Boston, Harborside Grill and Patio at the Hyatt Harborside features terrific views of the city’s skyline and activities for young diners, including a visit from the Easter Bunny himself. Chicago diners may have all the fun this year as Dick’s Last Resort is creating a brunch with live Beatles music by the Cavern Beat and an appearance by the Easter Bunny (I’m not sure how he’ll be in Boston and Chicago on the same day, but maybe he flies private?) as well as egg dying. China Grill in New York is getting festive and kid-friendly with an Easter egg hunt in the evening. In San Francisco, Bar Bambino is serving up a prix-fixe brunch comprised of classic Easter fare enjoyed in Italy. The nation’s capital is not to be outdone, with Chima Brazilian Steakhouse providing complimentary ice cream and entertainment for kids from 1- 5PM. If we lived in D.C., my husband would probably attempt to pass as a child based on this opportunity alone. His Zach Galifianakis beard would surely betray him, though.

Look for the launch of our national Easter page soon, and search for Easter dining deals on your local start page under “Easter Brunch & Dinner.”

What’s your favorite dish to dine on for Easter? How does your family celebrate? Share your thoughts here or on Facebook.