www.charlotterestaurantweek.com, goes live Dec. 31. Diners get three courses (occasionally more), and locations include uptown Charlotte, Matthews, Lake Norman, Concord, Belmont and Fort Mill. Among the first-timers are Bistro La Bon in Plaza Midwood, Vida and Halcyon uptown and Flatiron Kitchen + Tap Room in Davidson.
A geographic breakdown, as the site will have it:
Dilworth: 131 Main, 300 East, Bonterra, Cantina 1511, Copper, Dolce and Fiamma.
Eastover: Deejai Thai, Primo Tuscan Grille and Providence Cafe.
Elizabeth: Cajun Queen, Carpe Diem and Customshop.
Lake Norman / North Mecklenburg / Iredell County: 131 Main, Alton's, Choplin's, Dressler's, Flatiron, Kabuto, Mickey & Mooch, North Harbor Club, The Prickly Pear and Red Rocks Cafe.
Midtown: Dressler's, Mama Ricotta's, Melting Pot and Vivace.
Plaza Midwood: Bistro La Bon and Lulu.
South Charlotte (Ballantyne / Arboretum / Pineville / Fort Mill, S.C.): 131 Main, Cantina 1511, Gallery, Global, Maestro's Bar & Bistro, Mickey & Mooch, Passion8 Bistro, Rudy's Italian Restaurant, Tria Terra and Trio.
South End: The Liberty Gastropub, Pewter Rose and Sullivan's Steakhouse.
SouthPark / Park Road / Foxcroft: Andrew Blair's, BrickTop's, Cafe Monte, Del Frisco's, Georges Brasserie, McCormick & Schmick's, Paco's Tacos & Tequila, The Palm, Red Rocks Cafe, Ruth's Chris, Terrace Cafe, Toscana, Upstream and Village Tavern.
Southwest Charlotte / Yorkmount: Omaha Steakhouse.
University / Concord: Melting Pot, Rocky River Grille & Lounge and The Speedway Club.
Uptown: Aquavina, Aria, BlackFinn, BLT Steak, Blue, Caffe Siena, The Capital Grille, Chima, Enso, Fleming's, Frankie's 710 Trattoria, Halcyon, LaVecchia's, Luce, McCormick & Schmick's, Mez, Morton's, Press, Ruth's Chris, Sonoma and Vida.
West Mecklenburg / Gaston County: Old Stone Steakhouse.