The “City of Trees” will become the “City of Eats” when Claremont hosts its first-ever Claremont Restaurant Week – running for eight nights, July 9-16, 2013 – to showcase its many pubs, grills, sandwich shops, bakeries, and fine dining restaurants. Visitors will discover a wide variety of cuisines as 20 of the city’s locally owned eateries and hotel restaurants will participate by offering prix fixe dinner menus.claremont_restaurant_week_2013

The participating Claremont restaurants will offer three courses for $20, $30 and $40, in addition to their regular menus:

“Claremont Restaurant Week will showcase the stellar chefs, delicious menus and outstanding restaurants that make up the Claremont culinary scene,” said Maureen Aldridge, CEO, Claremont Chamber of Commerce. Additional details and links to the event menus can be found at

Local hotels offering special Discover Claremont packages, based on availability, include Hotel Casa 425 and DoubleTree by Hilton Claremont. Visitor information and a complete listing of restaurants, hotels, boutiques, day spas, events and more can be found at

About Discover Claremont

Discover Claremont is the official destination marketing organization for the city of Claremont, California. Known for its seven nationally renowned colleges, Claremont is a hidden gem in greater Los Angeles – an ideal destination for intimate, relaxing days and nights. Visitors who “Take Time to Exhale” under Claremont’s urban canopy will discover inviting guest rooms, relaxing day spas, more than 80 restaurants and pubs, dozens of locally owned boutiques, and an abundance of outdoor activities from bicycling to skiing to golf. Claremont is also the first Fair Trade Town in Southern California, reflecting the community’s commitment to using ethically sourced products; many local retailers and eateries carry Fair Trade Certified™ merchandise and foods. Whether by car or Metrolink, Claremont is “the getaway that’s only a few miles away.”