FAQs for Business Participants

What is Birmingham Restaurant Week?

From fine dining to down-home cookin’, food and drink lovers with a taste for adventure can enjoy special lunch or dinner 2 and 3-course, prix-fixe menus ranging from $5 to $50 per person – making it easy and affordable for everyone to enjoy a taste of Birmingham’s diverse dishes. BRW is inviting locally owned bars and food trucks to participate as well.

Family-style options will be offered on BRW menus also. Only locally owned and operated businesses will be allowed to participate this year, as BRW has decided to be hyper-local and support the local community. 

When is Birmingham Restaurant Week 2022?

BRW 2022 is February 17-26, 2022.

How do I participate in BRW?

To register your locally owned restaurant, bar or food truck, click on the “Business Sign-Up” tab in the upper right corner of this website and fill out the application.

Who can participate in BRW?

BRW is inviting locally-owned restaurants, bars and food trucks to participate. Only locally owned and operated businesses will be allowed to participate this year, as BRW has decided to be hyper-local and support the local community.

What dining options will be allowed this year?

Participating restaurants and bars have the option to offer the BRW menu to guests for dine in, to-go, curbside and delivery. We encourage you to offer all of these options if possible.


BRW organizers plan to bring back the Wine-O-Logy and Magic City Mix-O-Logy events during this year’s restaurant week. Select restaurants and bars may host specialty meals and events for the most fervent foodies at their location whether that be a crawfish boil, seafood night, taco Tuesday, brews and pizza event, etc. We will post listings on our “Events” page for a detailed run-down of each event taking place during BRW. Virtual events hosted over zoom are also permitted. This can be a cooking class, mixology sessions and more. Please email info@bhamrestaurantweek.com for any questions and/or to send us details.

How much does BRW cost?

To participate in BRW, the fee is $200 (about $20/day) for all restaurant types and menu options (i.e Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, etc.) For restaurants that are members of the Birmingham Originals, the fee to participate with be $175. Registration fees can be paid by credit card, PayPal or through Venmo. Our username is BirminghamRestaurant-Week. The application will direct you to the options for payment. To sign up, click here.

When is the deadline to register?

Registration will remain open to allow ample time for restaurant, bar and food truck owners to sign up. For registration questions, reach out to us by email at info@bhamrestaurantweek.com

I have questions or problems with the application – how do I get help?

Send an e-mail to info@bhamrestaurantweek.com, and our team will promptly contact you with help. Please call 205-933-8893 if you would like to speak with someone during normal business hours.


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