Frequently Asked Questions
What is Restaurant Week Boston?
Restaurant Week Boston® is brought to you by the Greater Boston
Convention & Visitors Bureau and American Express twice a year,
providing locals and visitors an opportunity to sample area restaurants at special prices. Participating restaurants design
fixe menus for lunch and dinner. Some offer a 2-course lunch to satisfy diners looking for a faster and lighter lunch option.
Diners can choose from old favorites to the latest culinary hot spots,
from nationally known chain restaurants to local chef owned bistros,
from Asian or Argentinean fare to French, Italian, tapas and sushi,
from the award-winning restaurants of Boston and Cambridge to the
gourmet gems in the suburbs north, west and south of the city.
When is Restaurant Week Boston?
Restaurant Week Boston is held twice a year for two weeks in March and August.
Coming August 18-23 & 25-30, 2013
What is the price of Restaurant Week Boston?
2 Course Lunch - $15.13
3 Course Lunch - $20.13
3 Course Dinner - $38.13
Prices are per person and exclude beverages, tax and gratuities.
(Price is subject to change)
How do I take part in Restaurant Week Boston?
No passes, tickets or coupons are required. Diners simply visit their choice from the list of participating restaurants. Reservations are strongly encouraged.
Are Reservations Required?
Diners may make reservations at www.BostonUSA.com or they may contact restaurants directly.
Due to the popularity of the event, advance reservations are strongly encouraged.
What is the Charitable Partner?
Each Restaurant Week Boston, a local charity is selected to be our charitable partner. In honor of Restaurant Week Boston March 2013, the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau and American Express are donating $5,000 to First Night Inc., a community-based outreach and arts education program. You can support Restaurant Week Boston too and don’t forget to use your American Express® Card.
In addition, all participating restaurants donate a $100 certificate to be auctioned off at RWBauction.com. Proceeds from this auction go directly to the charitable partner.