Get a Sneak Peek of Restaurant Week at the #SDRWTaste2012 | Friday, September 14th, 2012 from 5:00-9:00 PM at the Broadway Pier

September 8, 2012

For the first time ever, San Diego Restaurant Week will be having it's very own kick off event! #SDRWTaste2012  will be an exclusive first look at what to expect for the coming San Diego Restaurant Week, which will run September 16th-21st! On Friday, September 14, 2012 from 5:00-9:00 PM at the Broadway Pier in the Port Pavilion, people from all over San Diego will gather to indulge in this premiere tasting event.
Over thirty of San Diego Restaurant Week's best restaurants will be serving up samples of house specialties that will delight your taste buds! Each sample will be paired with a unique beverage to enhance the flavors of each dish you sample! This event will also feature live music by Dave Patrone and plush lounge furniture to create a truly enjoyable evening experience.  Tickets to the event will be sold at $75 each and ten percent of each ticket will go to the Food Bank of San Diego’s Backpack Program to feed a child for a weekend. Visit San Diego Restaurant Week on the web at for more information and to purchase your tickets to this premiere tasting event!

Please notice the list of participants for this event below:

Restaurants Participating in the #SDRWTaste2012 Event:

1. Acqua Al 2
2. Analog
3. Avenue 5 Restaurant
4. Barrio Star
5. Bertrand at Mister A's
6. BICE Ristorante
7. Blue Point Coastal Cuisine
8. Busalacchi's A Modo Mio
9. Cafe Coyote
10. Casa De Bandini, Casa De Pico, Casa Guadalajara
11. Challenge Dairy
12. Chedi Thai Bistro
13. Chris' Ono Grinds Cafe + Grill
14. Cowboy Star
15. Crab Hut
16. Cucina Urbana, Kensington Grill
17. Del Mar Rendezvous
18. Devine Pastabilities
19. Donovan's Steakhouse - Downtown
20. El Agave Restaurant
21. Firehouse American Eatery
22. Hornblower Cruises and Events
23. Khan's Cave Grill
24. La Gran Terraza
25. Luna Grill
26. Palm Restaurant
27. Pampas Argentine Grill
28. Peohe's
29. Roppongi
30. Ruth's Chris Steakhouse - Downtown
31. Sadie Rose Bakery
32. Santa Monica Seafoods
33. Serenity Restaurant
34. The Firefly
35. The French Gourmet
36. The Marble Room
37. The Melting Pot - La Jolla
38. The Melting Pot - Gaslamp
39. Toast Enoteca
40. Tom Ham's Lighthouse
41. Vagabond Kitchen
42. W Hotel
43. Zanzibar Cafe

Beverages Participating in the #SDRWTaste2012 Event:

1. Analog
2. Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits
3. Brookside Wines
4. Cafe Virtuoso
5. California Fruit Wine, Co.
6. Carruth Cellars Winery
7. Casa ZG Sangrita Mix
8. Coronado Brewing Company
9. Deutsch Family Wine and Spirits
10. Fifty Barrels Winery
11. Firestone Walker Brewer Company
12. Frank Family Vineyards
13. Gallo Winery
14. GI Group
15. Hubert's Lemonade
16. IDG Wines
17. Karl Strauss Brewing Company
18. Manzanita Brewing
19. Piscologia
20. Quigley Fine Wines
21. St. Petersburg Vodka
22. Stone Brewing Co.
23. Treasury Wine Estates
24. Wiens Family Cellars

From great steaks, to sensational salads and pastas, this event will have it all! There will even be scrumptious chocolate fondue to tempt your taste buds for dessert. Don't forget to wash it down with a glass of wine or a chilled beer as they will be paired with each food sample to better enhance your tasting experience! This is San Diego Restaurant Week's first ever premiere to kick off the best week in September! Make sure that you take part in this first ever exclusive first taste of San Diego Restaurant Week on September 14, 2012!

For more information or tickets, visit San Diego Restaurant Week online.