These 8 Newport Beach Restaurant Week Spots Are Offering Delicious Family-Friendly Deals
Newport Beach Restaurant Week is officially in full swing, and so far, our palate is pleased! Whether you’re devouring by the hour or just getting your first taste of this epic foodie celebration, we hope to tickle your fancy with some flavorful dishes and deals. However, this week we’re making it a family affair. From easy peasy takeout options to family-style favorites, these Restaurant Week offers can feed the whole crew! Here are eight places to dine with the kiddos this week.
Nothing beats family-owned! For over 55 years, Avila’s El Ranchito has served up authentic Mexican dishes that have been passed down from generation to generation. Each of their locations is run by a member of the Avila’s family, furthering their reputation for treating each customer like part of their own. The Newport Beach and Corona del Mar locations feature a bustling and welcoming atmosphere casual enough for a festive family outing.
NBRW Offer:A lunch and dinner prix-fixe menu with your choice of soft drink, starter and entree!
Take a night off from cooking and treat your fam to a pizza night! Blaze Pizza’s Fashion Island location is the perfect spot to please those picky eaters with a build-your-own pie. Fast-fire’d, fully customizable and artisanal ingredients are just three of the things that make Blaze a weeknight winner. Plus, is there anything kids love more than pizza?
Get your brunch on at Cappy’s Cafe! For the past 39 years, Cappy’s has served as a second home to countless friends and family and the go-to spot for good conversation and even better food. And let it be known: this hoppin’ locale is a superb spot for a hearty breakfast. With a.m. offerings like Eggs Benedict, stacked Bloody Marys and fluffy flapjacks, no one in your party will go hungry!
NBRW Offer: You and the fam can enjoy a prix-fixe brunch menu with all of the breakfast classics for just $24 per person.
To get your seafood fix, head to Hook & Anchor this week for some screamin’ deals. Think creamy chowder, crispy calamari, lobster rolls and more! This local fish and lobster house offers locals and visitors a fast-casual dining experience on the iconic Balboa Peninsula. Pro tip: order your kiddo the Lobster Quesadilla for just $14!
NBRW Offer: Choose between three specialty menu items: lobster roll and chowder cup combo for $20, Hook Plate (fresh fish, two sides, choice of clam chowder or calamari fries and housemade bread pudding) for $25 or Surf & Turf Plate (4 oz lobster tail, flat iron steak, two sides, choice of clam chowder or Caprese salad and housemade bread pudding) for $30.
Located on the Newport’s bustling Bristol St, Sgt. Pepperoni’s serves up New York-style pizza with a California twist. Each pie is uniquely crafted with the best local ingredients, so you can have your pie and eat it too! Pick a night to hang up the apron and feed the entire fam with a specialty NY pizza. Pro tip: this is a great way to sneak in those veggie toppings!
NBRW Offer: This Restaurant Week, you can order Sgt. Pepperoni’s specialty lunch item—three meatball sliders with a side salad for $15—or their specialty dinner combo that includes one large specialty pizza, a large salad and two slices of cheesecake for $45.
Located at Big Corona Beach, this New American snack shack is a tasty spot for some fresh seafood! The casual counter-serve vibe makes it an easy pitstop when the kiddos get hungry at the beach! And, given its on-the-sand location, you can expect all the coastal glory, including a pristine view and a brisk ocean breeze.
NBRW Offer: Tackle Box is offering an epic $15 prix-fixe lunch menu with choices like their BBQ Pork sandwich, Albacore Tuna Melt, Truffle Burger and more!
Calling all Lobster aficionados! This Puerto Nuevo-style restaurant is a seafood haven that both the kids and adults will enjoy. From tacos and tropical drinks to seafood buckets and Baja bowls, Rockin Baja Lobster is a (sea)foodie’s dream. And with a location just steps from the Newport Beach Pier, you can indulge in a delicious meal, then head to the beach!
Looking for takeout that isn’t fast food? This week you don’t have to sacrifice health for convenience! Newport Beach’s Vista.Kitchen.Bar is a casual restaurant featuring modern American fare with local ingredients and swoon-worthy signature cocktails. You and your crew can enjoy a gourmet dinner at home this week, whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner!
NBRW Offer: Feast your eyes on two exclusive takeout offers! The first? Two appetizers and two drinks for $45. The second? Breakfast specials on breakfast specials!
Written By: Kaylin Waizinger