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Every Bay Area Restaurant Week in 2017

SF, Oakland, Berkeley and beyond, get ready for all 10 Bay Area Restaurant Weeks.
By - posted 1/20/2017

Restaurant week is growing… In fact it’s now “California Restaurant Month” with cities all over the state trying to get people out and dining during a traditionally slow month of January.

Here’s all of the Bay Area’s restaurant weeks’ for 2017; most are in January and a few are spread out throughout the rest of the year to give your waistband time to get back to normal.

San Francisco Restaurant Week
January 18-29, 2017

SF Restaurant Week is a 12-day celebration of our world-class dining community when frugal foodies get to eat their way through nearly 130 restaurants around San Francisco. Participating restaurants will offer special prix-fixe menus to showcase their passion for sharing great food with diners. Two course lunches are $15 and $25; three course dinners are $40 and $65.

Highlights include Tyler Florence’s Wayfare Tavern, Michelin-starred (1 star) Spruce, Southern favorite Boxing Room, contemporary Korean restaurant Namu Gaji (on Eater’s list “The 38 Essential San Francisco Restaurants, Winter 2017”), contemporary South Indian hotspot Dosa, and Roman-style pizza and pasta spot Delarosa’s $15 lunch deal.

Oakland Restaurant Week
January 19-29, 2017

Oakland Restaurant Week is your opportunity to experience the trendy culinary scene everyone is talking about from January 19—29, 2017. For 10 days, top Oakland restaurants will offer special prix-fixe lunch and/or dinner menus at $20, $30, $40, and $50 price points. That’s two weekends of awesome deals to feed your inner foodie.

Highlights include specialty beer cafe The Trappist with their $20 lunch or dinner which includes a beer pairing, Spanish tapas from Top Chef alums Jen Biasty and Tim Nugent at Shakewell, Flora, an upscale New American restaurant housed in an Art Deco space, hip small plates with a DJ at Mua, American comfort food meets Japanese at Hopscotch, and Mediterranean small plates at À Côté.

Berkeley Restaurant Week
January 19 – 29, 2017

Discover prix fixe menus at 27 leading Berkeley restaurants during Berkeley Restaurant Week happening from January 19-29, 2017. Participating restaurants are offering lunch and/or dinner menus at special values of $20 per person for lunch, and $25 or $35 per person for dinner.

Highlights include the hip, critically-acclaimed Mexican restaurant Comal, creative farm-to-table Californian fare at Gather, popular waterfront dining with views of the Golden Gate Bridge at Skates on the Bay, longtime popular Middle Eastern-Mediterranean spot La Mediterranee Cafe, Jewish soul food at Saul’s Restaurant & Delicatessen, and farm-to-table Northern California cuisine from Chef Amy Murray at Revival Bar and Kitchen.

Downtown San Jose Restaurant Week
January 16-26, 2017

Where Silicon Valley meets the Valley of Heart’s delight, Downtown San Jose Restaurant Week is your chance to try innovative chef’s specials made with local produce at special prices ranging from $10 lunch specials, $30 3-course prix fixe dinners and more. Restaurants include The Fountain at The Fairmont, The Farmers Union, Il Fornaio and more. View the full list.

Napa Valley Restaurant Week
January 22-29, 2017

Through multi-course prix-fixe menus for lunch ($20) and dinner ($36 or $46), guests can try out the latest culinary hot-spots or revisit old favorites all week long. Farm-to-table practices and Michelin-Star rated restaurants make the Napa Valley an epicurean’s destination.

Highlights include a $20 two-course prix fixe weekday lunch at Michelin starred (1 star) The Restaurant at Auberge du Soleil, Charlie Palmer’s California bistro Harvest Tableand several restaurants from Eater’s Essential Napa Valley Restaurants including fresh farm-to-table cuisine at Farmstead at Long Meadow, New American gastropub Goose & Gander, Asian-accented New American fare at Bar Terra, Californian cuisine by award-winning chef Cindy Pawlcyn at her restaurant Cindy’s Backstreet Kitchen, and modern rustic cuisine in a contemporary roadhouse atmosphere at Boon Fly Cafe.

Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week
January 21 – 28, 2017

Downtown Benicia celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15% – 20% discount at participating eateries.

Other Bay Area Restaurant Weeks

Sonoma County Restaurant Week
March 6-12, 2017

Full 2017 details are not yet available, but expect something similar to what took place in 2016 when they had 2-course prix-fixe lunches for $10 and $15 and 3-course prix-fixe dinners for $19, $29 and $39.

Walnut Creek Restaurant Week
April 2017  – Exact date and details for 2017 coming soon

Redwood City
April 2017 – Exact date and details for 2017 coming soon

Santa Cruz Restaurant Week
October 2017 – Exact date and details for 2017 coming soon


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