Do you want to experience Newport Beach’s Restaurant Week but the thought of a $40 preset meal has you speeding to the nearest drive-through?
Have no fear; this article will explore numerous options for the most economical restaurants and menus for Newport Beach’s Restaurant Week, guaranteed to show you a good time without breaking the bank.
$10 lunch, $20 dinner
If burgers and shakes are your thing, Ruby’s Diner is a Southern California classic that will give you a long list of signature burgers to choose from. Located on the pier, Ruby’s is a must try for California natives and non-natives alike.
Got a Southern hankering? JACKshrimp offers CaliforniaCajun cuisine that combines the best of healthy local California ingredients and Louisiana family recipes. Their pre-fixe menu consists of authentic dishes including Jammin Jambalaya, Voodoo Chicken Pasta, and their BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich.
Be treated as the Royal Family, without the royal price, at Royal Thai Cuisine Restaurant. Three exotic lunch courses include a choice of soup or salad, a filling entrée with Pad Thai Noodles, and even a tasty dessert. Add another course of Satay or Thai Spring Rolls when you join for dinner.
$15 lunch, $20 dinner
Enjoy authentic and delicious Italian dishes from Il Farro Café during Newport Beach Restaurant Week. The pre-fixe menu leaves nothing to be desired with a large selection of entrees to choose from. Try the Panino con Salsiccia e Cipolla, a grilled Italian hot sausage with sautéed onion, or Orata all’Arancia, a dish of pacific white fish grilled and served in an orange sauce with pasta.
Woody’s Wharf offers award winning cuisine featuring the freshest seafood at a fabulous waterfront location. For a fun and casual atmosphere hit up this restaurant for something simple like Fish & Chips or as delectable as Char-Broiled Salmon atop rice pilaf and sautéed vegetables.
Inside of Whole Foods Market Newport Beach, the Back Bay Tavern will offer a 2 course pre-fixe lunch menu and a 3 course pre-fixe dinner menu. Much of what you love from Whole Foods Market will be offered in these delicious and sustainable menus.
$15 lunch, $30 dinner
The Alley Restaurant has been serving fine pub cuisine for over 25 years in Newport Beach. Enjoy Homestyle Meatloaf, Cajun Panko Crusted Chicken Pasta, or a Seared Ahi Tuna Wrap from their Newport Beach Restaurant Week Pre-Fixe Menus.
With desserts like Key Lime Pie, Pina Colada Cake, and Butterscoth “Cappuccino,” who needs to know more when choosing a restaurant for this amazing week? Tommy Bahama Island Grille, located in Corona del Mar, features island inspired food guaranteed to transport you to the tropical destination.
If you’re feeling exotic, Mayur Cuisine of India is an award winning Indian Restaurant offering a sophisticated fine dining experience with tantalizing food. The pre-fixe menus offer true Indian entrees and desserts that will have you booking the next flight to India.
Newport Beach Restaurant week is going on now until Sunday the 26th. The above are only a few of the affordable restaurants in Newport Beach neighborhoods participating in Newport Beach’s Restaurant Week. Indulge while you can because the event only comes around once a year, giving foodies a chance to explore delectable pre-fixe menus with affordable prices. For more information visit Newport Beach Restaurant Association online.
What are your favorite Newport Beach Restaurants? Are any of them participating in Newport Beach’s Restaurant Week?