Orange County Restaurant Week is Celebrating 12 Years!
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You can not dine in restaurants, but you can order takeout and pick up delicious meals.

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Get your favorite people and share great meals all week!

The only thing to make is reservations | March 8 - 14

The NEW Wet and Spicy Taco from Chelas Mexican Kitchen

Be smart
If you are sick, have a cough, sore throat or running a fever stay home. 
Wash your hands often, the bathroom will have plenty of warm water and soap at the event.​

Cover your nose and mouth when sneezing with a tissue or the crook of your arm.

Marriott Irvine Spectrum 
7905 Irvine Center Drive

Irvine, California 92618

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Bowls of delicious food with fork to enjoy at the Launch Party!
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Photo of Neil Saavedra at the The Fork Report
Melissa's Produce logo
Ranch Capistrano Winery
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Orange County Restaurant Week is Celebrating 10 Years!
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Golden Rule Charity

Spice Bar: Send your taste buds on an adventure with a spice bar featuring the Freshest Produce in town by Melissa's Produce! Visit Website

 ~ Enjoy Food By~ 

​AnQi by House of AN
Back Bay Bistro
Bracken's Kitchen (learn more about Bracken's Kitchen)
Cafe Sevilla Costa Mesa
Cambalache Argentine & Italian Cuisine / Villa Roma
Chelas Mexican Grill
Cucina Enoteca
Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse - Irvine
Great Maple
Hendrix Restaurant and Bar
Jimmy's Famous American Tavern
Kabuki - HB & Irvine Spectrum
Melissa's Produce
Paul Martin's American Grill
Piccolino Ristorante
Prego Mediterranean
Puesto los olivos
Ritters Steam Kettle Cooking - HB
Texas de Brazil 
The Yellow Chilli
TOAST Kitchen & Bakery
Tommy Bahama Restaurant Newport Beach
URBANA Mexican Gastronomy 

Dessert Bar By:


Enjoy Cocktails by:

Ketel One Vodka

Hornitos Tequila

Maker's Mark



​Wine Bar by Celebrity Cruises

Rancho Capistrano Winery - Orange County's largest winery!

McClain Cellars

Navarro Vineyards & Winery

Water by:

Acqua Panna

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Hornitos Tequila Logo
Bracken's Kitchen logo
The Fork Report with Neil Saavedra logo

A portion of the ticket proceeds go to the Golden Rule Charity and Bracken't Kitchen

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The 2020 OC Restaurant Week Launch Party will have a LIVE Broadcast of The Fork Report with Neil Saavedra. Visit Website

Video from the 2019 Launch Party

Photo's from the 2017 Launch Party  | Photos for the 2017 Launch Party

Photos from the 2016 Launch Party by Anne Watson |  Photos from the 2016 Launch Party by Christian Sosa

A Portion of the proceeds from the OC Restaurant Week Launch Party will go to Golden Rule Charity.

​The Soon-to-be-Famous Wet & Spicy Taco!

This crispy potato taco is topped with Chile Verde, Sour cream, Queso Fresco, Grated Cheese, Avocado and Mexican relish with Habanero, Red onion and Serrano.

Guests of the OC Restaurant Week Launch party are the first LUCKY people to taste the Wet & Spicy taco.

The Wet and Spicy Taco will be available for purchase starting March 8.​​

The OC Restaurant Week Launch Party. . .

​​​When: March 7, 2020 
Where: Marriott Irvine Spectrum 7905 Irvine Center Drive, Irvine California 92618
Time:  General Admission 2pm - 5pm  |  VIP: 1pm - 5pm


Kick off OC Restaurant Week! Join us on the red carpet and be the first to sample some of OC's top restaurants. 

This is an upscale experience of Food, Spirits, and Wine at the beautiful Marriott Irvine Spectrum. 

Cool vibes by DJ Mark Moreno.  Guests of the OC Restaurant Week Launch Party will be the first foodies to sample the Soon-to-be-Famous Wet and Spicy Taco by Chela's Mexican Grill!

​See this entire page for more details!

Valet parking is available. Ride sharing, Uber or Lyft are strongly encouraged.

Fine Print

Tickets are non transferable and non refundable. Cocktail Dress Attire or smart business casual

​This event is for guests 21 and over only. Event takes place rain or shine​​. 21 and over only - No Children and No babies.

Restaurants and drinks are subject to change.  A portion of ticket sales will benefit Bracken's Kitchen and Golden Rule Charity

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