March 1-12 , 2023

Frequently Asked Questions

Maine Restaurant Week FAQ Update for 2022

What are the special menu prices?

This year, because of the you know who, the pandemic that must not be named, participating restaurants are offering MRW customers something special. It's totally up to each restaurant. Who's participating, and their MRW 2022 plans are explained on the restaurant page. Click on a restaurant names to explore all the details. *We'll return to specially-priced multi-course menus next year. 


Should I tip extra because it's MRW?

Yes, yes, we all should. But not because it's MRW. Instead, because restaurant owners and employees are working incredibly hard to make it through this. Tip extra (if it's within your budget). 


Is every Maine restaurant participating in restaurant week?

Everyone is invited, but the truth is, it's not a fit for every restaurant. This year's roster of participating restaurants will be full of great places to try.


Do I need to order in advance or make reservations?

This situation varies from restaurant to restaurant. Curbside and outdoor are in the mix again this winter. So is indoor dining. Use our restaurant search tool. Go for it. Start searching and start telling neighbors and friends about MRW - March 1-12. 


Why restaurant week?

We started MRW because winter is tough on Maine restaurants. We describe the story of Maine Restaurant Week here



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