Food & Drink

Restaurant Week is On: See What West Orange's Eateries Have to Offer


WEST ORANGE, NJ — A total of 23 total restaurants from throughout West Orange are still scheduled to participate in the Downtown West Orange Alliance’s (DWOA) second annual Restaurant Week, which kicks off on Sunday and will wrap up on March 17.

Residents and visitors are encouraged to sample select dishes from a variety of restaurants throughout the community, from casual to fine-dining locations. The event, which is based on the highly successful New York City and Asbury Park restaurant weeks, offers multi-cultural options with something to satisfy everyone’s taste buds.

Here is a list of the various specials being offered during the weeklong event:

Sign Up for E-News

  • Benji’s Mexican Grill … $5 off any check over $20;
  • Bonds Tavern … Buy one burger, second burger 50 percent off;
  • Brown Bear Pub … Buy one burger, second burger free;
  • Don Juan Restaurant & Bar … Select appetizer, entrée and dessert $20.18;
  • Due Amici … 20 percent off any check over $40 plus BYOB;
  • Essex House … 10 percent off any bar item;
  • Frank’s Pizza and Restaurant … 20 percent off order of $40 or more plus BYOB;
  • Jersey Girls Deli & Café … One free small coffee with any breakfast platter or one free bag of chips with a cup of soup and half a cold sandwich;
  • Jersey Mike’s Subs … Buy two subs, third sub free;
  • Lotus Chinese … 20 percent off any order of $40 or more (pick-up only);
  • Master Pizza Italian Kitchen … 20 percent off any dine-in check;
  • Mi Cocina Grill … 20 percent off any order of $40 or more;
  • Oak Barrel Pub … Appetizer, Entrée and Dessert $24.95;
  • Pink Cupcakes … Buy four, get two free;
  • Pour House Pints and Pizzas … Craft drink specials $8-$12, free pizza all day;
  • Sam’s Place … 15 percent entire check (BYOB) dine-in or takeout;
  • Some Good Food … Irish Stew $2 and buy one entrée, get one half off;
  • Starlite Italian Restaurant & Bar … Buy one entrée or pizza, get the second one for $5.70;
  • State Diner … 20 percent off any breakfast/lunch sandwich or entrée;
  • SuzyQues BBQ … Select appetizer, entrée and desert for $20.18;
  • Sweet Garden Bake Shop … 10 percent off any item or custom cake order;
  • Wasabi Sushi … Free spring roll with any lunch/dinner order;
  • Whole Foods Market … Daily sandwich special $8 (normally $10).

There will also be an opportunity to win $250 in restaurant gift certificates for purchases made during Restaurant Week.

For every purchase made at participating locations, contest participants will accumulate a raffle ticket. Entrants can email a copy of their receipt to The drawing will be held on Monday, March 19, at noon, and the winner will be notified via Email and posted about on the DWOA Facebook page.

For more information and a complete listing of offerings, visit the official West Orange Township website at or call 973-325-4150.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Cedar Grove Police: No Charges Filed in Memorial Middle School Social Media Incident

March 20, 2018

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Cedar Grove police announced that the investigation into a "concerning" comment made by a Memorial Middle School via social media in late February has concluded and no charges have been filed.

According to police, the comment, which was reportedly made on Instagram Live, could not be substantiated and there was no probable cause to file a charge.  Police ...

Bloomfield Commemorates Restoration of Historic Theodore Ward House at 41 Park Place

March 20, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Township Council presented a proclamation to Lou and Cynthia Mandarakas for their restoration of the Theodore Ward House at 41 Park Place. The Mandarakases purchased the 130-year-old home in 2008 and financed the cost of interior and exterior restorations.

Built in 1887 by Theodore Hastings Ward, an early president of the Bloomfield Saving Bank, the Victorian ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, March 20, 7:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Martin Luther King, Newark, and the Cool Spring ...

Education Law & Justice Other

Wed, March 21, 6:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Understanding Liver Disease

Health & Wellness

Wed, March 21, 6:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Financial Seminar at Montclair Public Library

Business & Finance

Montclair Police Blotter: Vehicles Struck by Falling Trees, Attempted Burglary to Gates Ave. Residences and More

March 15, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ- The following blotter was issued by the Montclair Police Department on  March 13, 2018. 

03-07- 2018 (Orange Road) Attempted burglary to a residence. The suspect was not successful in gaining
access to the residence. The suspect vehicle was described as a white Dodge Ram pickup truck.
03-10- 2018 (North Fullerton Avenue) Theft of delivered packages ...

'Trying' explores age, youth and points of history in poignant production

‘Trying’ explores youth, age and points of history in poignant production

By Liz Keill

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The George Street Playhouse presents an engrossing, two-character play based on the real life of Francis Biddle, former Attorney General.

Biddle, a Harvard educated lawyer, served under Franklin Roosevelt and later Harry Truman during the Nuremberg Tribunal. His ...

Will Your Air Travels Be Impacted by Our Fourth Nor’easter (Fourth? Is it the End?)

March 20, 2018

TAPintoTravels - After three Nor’easters, you would think we could catch a break. They do say the fourth one is always the best.  This time, we should be very well practiced.

By now, you know the drill. This article has advice on local and airline support services. You may want to bookmark the page for future reference. 

Most Airlines now offer APP, text, or email ...