The Best Experiences in the U.S. and Canada

The OpenTable team

As the pandemic pushes on, restaurants are getting creative by offering special culinary events beyond their standard reservations. From complimentary line dancing lessons at country bars to happy hours at James Beard Award-winning restaurants, OpenTable has experiences to fit any mood and budget. Check out this list of some favorites, then book your next outing with ease.

Restaurants:Forza Storico, Old Vinings Inn, Schermeister Winery
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Italian, American, Winery
Neighborhoods:West Midtown, Vinings, Glen Ellen

Forza Storico

$$$$·Italian·
West Midtown
378 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
One of Atlanta's most renowned Italian restaurants is offering half off its extensive wine collection on Tuesdays. Choose from more than 80 labels, 30 of which are available by theRead more
93% recommended
Most Booked in Atlanta / Georgia
12 people mentioned the Squash Blossom

Old Vinings Inn

$$$$·American·
Vinings
1,764 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Watch live music at this Southern restaurant in a historic cottage in Atlanta, playing nightly Thursday through Friday alongside buttermilk fried chicken, shrimp and grits, and othRead more
97% recommended
American in Atlanta
59 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Schermeister Winery

$$$$·Winery·
Glen Ellen
19 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
At this family-owned winery in Glen Ellen, California, taste a flight of five native fermented, unfiltered, sustainably farmed, vegan-friendly wines ranging from rosé to Pinot NoirRead more
100% recommended
Best Overall in San Francisco Bay Area
1 people mentioned the Pinot Noir

Cranes

$$$$·Spanish·
Penn Quarter
141 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Let accomplished chef Pepe Moncayo take you on an omakase journey through Cranes's contemporary Spanish- Japanese menu. Dishes on the $88, six-course tasting menu could include salRead more
92% recommended
Notable Wine List in Washington, D.C. Area
22 people mentioned the Omakase

Renegades Country Bar & Grill

$$$$·American·
West Palm Beach
This iconic South Florida country bar has been holding line dancing nights for 30 years. Learn how to join in with this rowdy experience.

La Petite Grocery

$$$$·French·
Garden District
4,066 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Experience James Beard Award-winning food for much less during happy hour at this Lousiana-French New Orleans neighborhood gem, when snacks and cocktails run $6 from 5 pm to 6 pm MRead more
97% recommended
Healthy in New Orleans / Louisiana
617 people mentioned the Beignets

Soogil

$$$$·Korean·
East Village
48 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Soogil's esteemed chef has put together a five-course, $75 tasting menu for the upscale Korean-French dishes in NYC's East Village, including foie gras with poached peach, pickled Read more
81% recommended
4 people mentioned the Glass Noodles

The Frog and the Peach

$$$$·American·
New Brunswick
2,382 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
The Frog and The Peach's beloved peach dinners are back, featuring local New Jersey stone fruit in five dishes for $73 — including peach carpaccio with crispy duck confit, spiced aRead more
83% recommended
Notable Wine List in New Jersey - Central
35 people mentioned the Gnocchi

Brennan's

$$$$·Creole·
French Quarter
7,696 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Brunch
  • Romance
Mark a special occasion with a Champagne celebration in New Orlean's famed French Quarter at this iconic upscale Creole restaurant. Get discounts on bottles of bubbly, plus a live Read more
94% recommended
Best Ambience in New Orleans / Louisiana
660 people mentioned the Banana Foster

Five and Ten

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Monroe
96 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
Celebrity chef Hugh Acheson's flagship fine dining Atlanta restaurant Five & Ten opens up its dining room for more casual Tuesday ramen nights. Acheson makes the rich tonkotsu-stylRead more
99% recommended
Best Ambience in Atlanta / Georgia
1 people mentioned the Chicken Dumpling

Tanta

$$$$·Peruvian·
River North (Chicago)
3,155 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Tanta’s rooftop is one of Chicago’s best, and there's no better place to go on a tour of Peru in this six course, $60 menu. Taste ceviches, empanadas, lomo saltado, and more at thiRead more
97% recommended
160 people mentioned the Pisco Sour

10pin Bowling Lounge

$$$$·American·
River North (Chicago)
169 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Casual
  • Child Friendly
Grab a bowling lane and unlimited drinks for two hours at this Chicago-founded lounge. There's also a full-service kitchen to eat comfort food classics such as nachos, wings, and lRead more
Child Friendly in Chicago / Illinois
1 people mentioned the Calamari

Majordōmo Meat & Fish

$$$$·Steakhouse·
The Venetian and Palazzo
239 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Steak and seafood get celebrity chef David Chang's flair at Majordōmo Meat & Fish in Las Vegas — which includes private karaoke rooms for your group.
82% recommended
Fit for Foodies in The Strip
20 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Bateau

$$$$·Contemporary French / American·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
604 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Go all in on Bateau through a $125 tasting menu that showcases the award-winning Seattle restaurant's story and concept through whole animal butchery, fermentation, and foraged andRead more
88% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Seattle / Eastern Washington
12 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro

$$$$·American·
Knoxville
1,235 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
It's rare to get a taste of Appalachian food, and Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro in Tennessee offers an exciting glimpse at the historic Southern cuisine through Tasting Tuesdays,Read more
95% recommended
Best Ambience in East Tennessee
40 people mentioned the Beef Tenderloin

Ballarò - Mission Lasagna

$$$$·Italian·
Little Italy / College St.
7 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Authentic
Toronto restaurant Ballarò - Mission Lasagna has a slew of events coming up that highlight its housemade pastas and standout regional Italian cuisine. From a five-course wine tastiRead more
100% recommended
2 people mentioned the Sea Urchin