How do I know which restaurants and businesses are participating?

All participants’ phone numbers, website links and The Merrimack Valley Restaurant Week offers can be accessed on the  Click on the desired location to find out what restaurants are participating in your area.

How can I find out which restaurants are open on a certain day?

You must call that particular restaurant or visit

How can I make a reservation?/When should I make a reservation?

To make a reservation, you must call participating establishments. Phone numbers may be found on Since this is a highly anticipated event, it is best to make a reservation as early as possible as dining rooms will be booked.

Are tips included in the Restaurant Week price?
Gratuity is not included in the price, but a 20% tip is recommended on the pre-discounted meal price for friendly wait-staff that work hard throughout the week for this event.

Are beverages included in the Restaurant Week price?

Coffee, tea, and beverages are not included in the prix fixe special. The promotion includes appetizers, desserts, and entrée only.

Why do some restaurants offer additional items with supplemental charges and others do not?

Participating restaurants MUST offer a Restaurant Week price for a two-course prix fixe lunch and three-course prix fixe dinner. It is their choice to offer additional items to the special menu that are higher priced but there must be at least three non-supplemented choices on the menu.

Who can I reach out to with feedback about restaurant week?

All comments about a restaurant’s menu and service should be directed to the particular restaurant. You can email: for any feedback of the overall event.