American Express Restaurant Month returns this August with over 100 special menu offers and dining events from top city centre eateries.
Here are the highlights of this year's dining extravaganza.
25 Dining Events
From elevated fine dining and themed parties to quirky foods and sake tasting, this year's American Express Restaurant Month programme is filled to the brim with unmissable foodie events.
With over 100 participating restaurants, there are special menus for every budget, taste and occassion. Re-discover an old favourite or sink your teeth into something you've never tried before. One month is simply not long enough to taste everything that is on offer.
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Unmissable Restaurant Month Events
Feed Me Loco
14 August, Besos Latinos
This innovative Mexican feast held at Besos Latinos will focus on unique ingridients and sustainability. Featuring four unforgettable course, this is your chance to experience Mexican food beyond Tacos and Burritos. You will be served cactus and roasted crickets, but also lamb and Mexican almond chocolate tart. Dishes will be matched to tequila. Don't miss out on this incredible one-off dinner.
A Taste of Automata
15 August, Culprit.
This August, chef Clayton Wells of Sydney's Automata will be thrown into the Culprit. trenches to work together with chefs Kyle Street and Jordan MacDonald to design and deliver an Automata 5-course specialty, in keeping with an emerging ‘bistronomy’ style of dining. Do not miss the chance to experience one of the most exciting chefs in Australia right now at one of the hippest restaurants in Auckland.
A Taste of Aria
29 August, Euro Bar & Restaurant
This one-off dining event will bring together two stalwarts of Sydney and Auckland gastronomy, Joel Bickford of legendary Sydney waterside restaurant Aria and Gareth Stewart of Euro Bar & Restaurant, to celebrate incredible fine natural bounty of our shores.