dineLA Announces Lineup For Fall 2011 Restaurant Week


The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau and American Express® are excited to announce the restaurant lineup for dineLA Fall 2011 Restaurant Week, October 2-7 and 9-14, 2011. The list features an incredible array of 307 local establishments and the city’s newest rising stars, providing the perfect reason for food lovers to enjoy the company of friends and family as they dineLA together. Angelenos can revisit favorites like Drago, JiRaffe, and Casa Vega while also experiencing applauded newcomers such as Fig & Olive, Picca, and Scarpetta Beverly Hills. With participating restaurants spanning the city from Pasadena to the South Bay, dineLA Fall 2011 Restaurant Week offers a range of dining options and price points to satisfy every palate throughout the City of Angels.

"With a new restaurant like Picca, I'm always looking for the best way to put the word out – the outreach of dineLA is simply fantastic, and it attracts an array of diners all over the city to visit Picca,” says Picca Chef/Owner Ricardo Zarate. “For first-time diners, it's the perfect opportunity to offer an affordable menu that best highlights our culinary personality. And for returning diners, it's an excellent way to say 'Thank You.'"

"As a 55-year old restaurant we have an extremely loyal customer base,” notes Casa Vega Owner Christy Vega Fowler. “We are looking forward to our dineLA lunch offer bringing in new guests to eventually become new Casa Vega regulars."

“Los Angeles’ restaurant landscape continues to grow, proving the city is one of the world’s most prominent gastronomic hubs,” says Mark Liberman, president and CEO of LA INC. “dineLA Restaurant Week provides the opportunity to experience the plethora of local culinary talent at an unmatched value. The program is now entering its seventh season and continues to attract an overwhelming roster of restaurants, including prolific establishments such as Spago and Chaya Brasserie as well as notable new eateries like La Seine, Picca, and Wood & Vine.”

You would be silly to miss such an eating EXTRAVAGANZA!

Posted By: Ashley Nicole 9/14/2011