NYC Restaurant Week gets under way

Now is your chance to feast on some of New York City's finest cuisine for a fraction of the usual price.

July 11, 2011 4:58:35 AM PDT
New York City's Restaurant Week gets under way with more than 320 restaurants offering prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus.

NYC & Company says the participating restaurants are offering the 3-course meals at the same prices as in 2006 - $24.07 for lunch and $35 for dinner.

The city's marketing, tourism and partnership organization says Restaurant Week began in 1992 with 95 restaurants across the city taking part.

Restaurant Week Summer 2011 runs from Monday through July 24.