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Elites Kick-Off Walnut Creek Restaurant Week 2013!



Indulging in prix fixe meals for as little as $10 is a no-brainer for Yelpers in the East Bay. And with so many Walnut Creek Restaurant Week deals to choose from, a little sampling from Lark Creek, Havana, Massimo, Maria Maria, Va de Vi, and Ruth's Chris Steakhouse came in handy at Sunday's kick-off party.

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200 Yelpers filled Ruth's Chris Steak House to kick-off a delicious week of Walnut Creek Restaurant Week menus, and taste bites from a few of the Creek's star chefs. Va de Vi served dainty spoonfuls of ahi tuna tartar "with a little touch of lemon zest, which added great citrus
flavor," notes Liv A. Havana served up skirt steak with chimichuri and chicken skewers with mango salsa, while Massimo Ristorante dazzled guests with homemade gnocchi in a mushroom sauce, "so decadent, rich and earthy" Cassandra E will be enjoying a full portion during restaurant week.
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There was no shortage of comfort food, thanks to the beef chimichangas from Maria Maria, and meaty sliders from Ruth's Chris. "These sliders looked regular, but oh boy were they far from it," tips Alice H. "The
garlic flavor cooked into the beef patties is what made these sliders
exceptional
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But the ultimate indulgence could be found at Lark Creek's tasting station where mini cups of butterscotch pudding with whipped cream and shortbread elicited 'oohs' and 'aahs' from Yelpers like Wendy H, who adds "Your life is not complete without trying this dessert."
Wcrwcollage3With stiff Belvedere vodka martinis and lush wines from Wine Sisterhood in hand, this Elite group had cause to celebrate, leaving only one thought in Anjelica C's mind: "We will definetly be hitting up Restaurant Week!"

Check out the event reviews and peep the photos by Basil Glew-Galloway here.

Bon App, yelp amies! 

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Nique F

Community Manager – Yelp East Bay

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