Still Serving: Newport Beach Restaurant Week - NBC Southern California

Still Serving: Newport Beach Restaurant Week



    Be the Toast of the Breeders’ Cup
    The Crow Bar and Kitchen
    Sample tasty bites at places like The Crow Bar and Kitchen during Newport Beach Restaurant Week, through January 22.

    The dineLA Restaurant Week is just around the corner -- or a few days away -- or a fork's throw from here (on second thought, put that fork down). But we're in the mood to eat out now, especially when there are excellent deals afoot. There are during Newport Beach's very own Restaurant Week, which is on through January 22.

    A delicious array of dining choices, all with an eye towards budget? Definitely. Places like 21 Oceanfront, Five Crowns and Sage on the Coast are on the extensive roster. The list, found on the site, also includes a handy key to the prix fixe menus offered during the special event; L=Lunch (no surprise there), D=Dinner and the prices for each appear next to the letter. Easy. (The prices, by the way, are also easy, falling under -- sometimes way under -- $35).

    The real question is how to fit trips to so many fantastic establishments into the next couple of days, especially with work and life and all. Maybe a long lunch or two? Plus a long dinner or two? And a long snack or two? A solid prix fixe offer is hard to pass up, especially in a foodie nexus like Newport...