FAQs


What is Dine Out Boston?

Dine Out Boston is brought to you by the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau and American Express twice a year, providing locals and visitors an opportunity to sample area restaurants at special prices. Participating restaurants design  prix fixe menus for lunch and dinner. Each participating restaurant selects ONE of the three price options - the Chef then prepares a menu to delight.

What happened to Restaurant Week Boston®

After 13 years, Restaurant Week Boston was ready for a makeover.  Prices and dining options have changed and so has the name!  Dine Out Boston is the new brand for Restaurant Week Boston. 

Diners can choose from old favorites to the latest culinary hot spots, from nationally known chain restaurants to local chef owned bistros, from Asian or Argentinean fare to French, Italian, tapas and sushi, from the award-winning restaurants of Boston and Cambridge to the gourmet gems in the suburbs north, west and south of the city.


When is Dine Out Boston?

Dine Out Boston is held twice a year for two weeks in March and August.

March 1-6 & 8-13, 2015


What is the price of Dine Out Boston?

Lunch $15/$20/$25  |  Dinner $28/$33/$38

Prices vary by restaurant - be sure to check the website for specific prices and menus for each participating restaurant.

Prices are per person and exclude beverages, tax and gratuities.

 

How do I take part in Dine Out Boston?

No passes, tickets or coupons are required. Diners simply visit their choice from the list of participating restaurants. Reservations are strongly encouraged.


Are Reservations Required?

Diners may make reservations at www.dineoutboston.com or they may contact restaurants directly.
Due to the popularity of the event, advance reservations are strongly encouraged.


What is the Charitable Partner?

Each Dine Out Boston, a local charity is selected to be our charitable partner. For Dine Out Boston March 2015, all participating restaurants will donate a $100 certificate to be auctioned off at DOBauction.com. Proceeds from this auction go directly to the charitable partner.

 

What is the American Express bonus offer?

Each seaon, American Express provides a bonus offer.  In August 2014, Amercican Express offereed the following:  American Express® Cardmembers who enroll their eligible American Express Card will be eligible to get $5 back on their statement as a credit when they spend $21 or more on their enrolled American Express® Card at a participating restaurant during Dine Out Boston.  

 

How can my Restaurant participate?

Email - DineOutBoston@BostonUSA.com


 

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