ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Ann Arbor Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce Ann Arbor Restaurant Week, taking place January 17-22 in downtown Ann Arbor. Restaurant week gives restaurant patrons the chance to experience over twenty of Ann Arbor's best downtown restaurants at fixed prices: $12 for lunch and $25 for dinner. Some restaurants will be offering lunch and dinner for two at the same prices. For a list of participating restaurants and reservation information, go to www.visitannarbor.org.
Visit Ann Arbor during restaurant week to see why Ann Arbor was named both a "Top Food Town To Visit" by Midwest Living magazine and one of "America's Foodiest Small Towns" by Bon Appetit magazine in 2009.
"Ann Arbor's fantastic downtown dining scene is just one of the many reasons to visit the Ann Arbor Area," said Ann Arbor Area Convention and Visitors Bureau President and CEO Mary Kerr. "We are delighted that the Main Street Area Association has chosen to highlight downtown dining by sponsoring Ann Arbor Restaurant Week."
After dining in downtown Ann Arbor, check out the many independent shops, galleries, and performance venues nearby. With so much to do and see, it's no surprise downtown Ann Arbor's South Main Street was named one of the "Ten Great Streets for 2009" by the American Planning Association.
To learn more about Ann Arbor Restaurant Week, or to plan a visit to the Ann Arbor area, go to www.visitannarbor.org.
About Ann Arbor
Home to the University of Michigan, The Ann Arbor area is a small, friendly town with big city sophistication, renowned for its many cultural offerings. Dining aficionados will appreciate the nearly 300 restaurants within a 20-mile radius of Ann Arbor, with options ranging from old-fashioned Italian bistros to trendy, contemporary American restaurants and everything in between. The Ann Arbor Area offers a variety of places to stay, including boutique hotels, budget hotels, and bed and breakfasts. For more information, call 1-800-888-9487, or go to www.visitannarbor.org.
The Mission of the Ann Arbor Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is to enhance the economy of the Ann Arbor area and Washtenaw County in general through the promotion of the area as a destination for overnight visitors.
CONTACT: Marianne Klinker, 734-995-7281
SOURCE Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau