Popular restaurant promotion returns on Jan. 15-25, 2015

Dec. 18, 2014 - Reservations are now available for Visit Oaklands 5th Annual Oakland Restaurant Week. More than 70 Oakland restaurants will celebrate Oakland Restaurant Week, presented by Visit Oakland and Discover from January 15th through January 25th, 2015. This popular program runs over two weekends for residents and visitors to take full advantage of the dining deals. Participating restaurants will offer special prix fixe lunch and/or dinner menus at $20, $30, and $40 per person, reflecting up to 25 percent off regularly priced a la carte items. The complete restaurant list for Oakland Restaurant Week and reservations are available at www.oaklandrestaurantweek.org. The list can be searched by neighborhood, cuisine, lunch or dinner offerings. Through a partnership with Open Table, reservations (strongly recommended) can be made directly from the Oakland Restaurant Week page. Oakland Restaurant Week is a part of California Restaurant Month, designated by Visit California. The statewide event is a promotional initiative created to encourage post-holiday travel to California during the month of January, which is typically a slow dining month after the holidays. Dates and times of participation vary by restaurant. A la carte menus will also be available. Discover is the preferred method of payment for Oakland Restaurant Week. For an insiders perspective on Oakland Restaurant Week, join the discussion by following #ORW15 at Visit Oaklands Facebook page, on Twitterand Instagram. Discover is the official Card partner for Oakland Restaurant Week 2015.

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ABOUT VISIT OAKLAND Visit Oakland is a non-profit organization marketing Oakland, CA as a travel destination. Visit Oakland offers a wide variety of complimentary services and materials for travelers and meeting planners interested in experiencing Oakland. Want to share the Oakland love with the world? Join the 17,000 people who #OaklandLoveIt on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.For more information visit visitoakland.org. MEDIA CONTACTS: Kim Bardakian Director of PR & Community Relations (510) 208-0529 | kim@visitoakland.org Frances Wong PR & Community Relations Manager (510) 208-0561 | frances@visitoakland.org