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Portsmouth is a waterfrront city filled with centuries of history and stories, a vibrant Cultural Art’s District, Virginia’s first permanent Casino, and eclectic restaurants, shops and musuems. But if you’re looking for a great way to experience Portsmouth’s dining scene, then Restaurant Week is the time to do it. Let’s take a closer look at what makes Portsmouth Restaurant Week so much fun.
Portsmouth Restaurant Week is an annual event held in January each year in partnership with Portsmouth Hospitality and the City of Portsmouth Tourism office. It’s a week-long celebration of the city’s cuisine, featuring exclusive prix fixe menus from some of the most popular eateries in town. This event specifically showcases some of the local favorites or brings in exciting menus you can only get this time of year! it also gives regional foodies a chance to try them. During this week-long event, participating restaurants will offer special two-course lunches at $10 – $15, and three-course dinners starting from $25 per person (prices may vary slightly by restuarant). This is an excellent opportunity forfood lovers to try some of the best dishes in the Coastal Virginia region, without breaking the bank.
During Portsmouth’s Restaurant Week, many restaurants come together to offer diners some of their favorites dishes. With so many options available, there’s truly something for everyone during restaurant week! So, check out the list of participating restaurants and a link to their menus.
If you’re planning on attending Portsmouth Restaurant Week, it’s important to plan ahead! There are several lodging options located within walking distance of the participating restaurants. You can find those by clicking HERE. While dining reservations are not required, you are welcome to reserve tables in advance. These restaurants sometimes have other specials and discounts available, so don’t forget to ask about them! See something on the regular menu you like? Order it…you’re not limited to just the Portsmouth Restaurant Week menu.
Portsmouth Restaurant Week has many participating restaurants offering exclusive prix fixe menus and additional discounts and specials available throughout the week-long event, it’s no wonder why Portsmouth Restaurant Week has become such a popular attraction among foodies from near and far! So if you’re looking for an unforgettable meal or two while visiting Portsmouth, plan you r visit now!
Lets give a special thanks to all of those who have made this possible over the years. This thanks is for all of the many foodies from far and wide, the Portsmouth restaurants, and to the sponsors each year like the City of Portsmouth, Freedom Boat Club of Hampton roads, Olde Towne business Association, and many others.