PEORIA (WEEK) -- The first Peoria Area Restaurant Week kicked off on Monday, in an effort to showcase local restaurants.
For seven consecutive days through May 16, participating dining establishments will showcase specially curated prix fixe menus.
The event is organized by the Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.
For more information on the Peoria Area Restaurant Week, click here.
Participating restaurants include:
- BBQ Smokewagon - East Peoria
- Firehouse Pizza & Pub - East Peoria
- Suite Fire Bar + Grille - Peoria
- The Broadway Deli & Lounge - Peoria
- Avanti’s Ristorante - North Peoria, Rockwood/Sterling, Main Street, East Peoria, Pekin
- Hoops Pub & Pizza - Peoria
“Discover Peoria is an avid supporter of our area’s dining experience and we are excited to take this opportunity to focus on our love for food,” said J.D. Dalfonso, President and CEO of Discover Peoria. “It is no secret that it has been a hard year for the restaurant industry and Restaurant Week will be a great time to not only get out and show our support for our local restaurants but also celebrate the resiliency of our local restaurant owners and employees.”
“We [Broadway Deli & Lounge] love that our region is finally having a Restaurant Week. It’s a cool way to provide a sampling of our items. We’re hoping this opportunity will get folks excited to try something new on our lunch menu,” said Toby Howell, Restaurant Manager of The Broadway Deli & Lounge. “For anyone who stops in during Restaurant Week and orders from the prix fixe menu, we’re giving a 20% discount on their next visit for single orders up to $200!”