Midtown Restaurant Week Returns

One of the best ways to usher in the fall season is to indulge in all of the events the city of Atlanta has to offer, especially if they happen to be of the culinary variety. Just in time for football, autumn leaves and crisp breezes, comes Midtown Restaurant Week. This year it's back and promising to be bigger and better than ever. Check out all the details and get ready to tempt your palates with delicious cuisine! Midtown Restaurant Week returns for its eighth year beginning Saturday, September 7 th through Sunday, September 15 th , 2013. Throughout this nine-day culinary event, Atlantans will have the exclusive opportunity to enjoy Midtown's finest fare at exceptional prices.

Midtown Restaurant Week is proud to partner with returning sponsors Atlanta Business Chronicle, The Reynolds Group, Coca-Cola, and OpenTable.com, and pleased to introduce Savannah Distributing Company, Fernet - Branca, BMW and Celebrity Cruises as the newest additions to this year's presenting sponsors. Recognized as one of Atlanta's premiere culinary experiences, Midtown Restaurant Week allows diners to enjoy discounted menus from many of Midtown's most celebrated establishments. New for 2013, brunch, lunch and dinner menus will be offered at $15, $25 and $35 prix-fixe pricing tiers. Restaurants may offer more than one prix-fixe menu during any brunch, lunch or dinner seating, providing an unprecedented opportunity for diners to enjoy Midtown's finest cuisine.

Prices are per person and exclude alcohol, tax and gratuity. Whether casual or de rigueur, brunch has always been a cornerstone of Atlanta's food culture and now diners will be able to enjoy signature brunch menus at Midtown's top eateries. Midtown Restaurant Week will include casual dining destinations and neighborhood hot spots who may not have previously participated in this renowned culinary event. During Midtown Restaurant Week, the neighborhood's top chefs create signature menus that showcase unique flavors, ingredients and cooking styles while encouraging diners to experience new establishments and to return to beloved icons. Whether it is classic southern farm-to-table or the latest flavors from around the globe, this event delivers culinary talent and variety that are sure to please.

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