Doesn't it seem like it should be like the tenth year Costa Mesa Restaurant Week has happened, not just the second? But I checked: it was just last August that Costa Mesa officially launched its inaugural Costa Mesa Restaurant Week.
Participating are just about all the big names in and around South Coast Plaza and then some.
A few, like Mastro's, are offering restaurant week special set menus with multiple courses. They're even pricing them with a 12-cent suffix just for the event. Mastro's meal is, for example, priced at
Other restaurants are taking the easy way out by offering straight-out percentage discounts, though some are doing 12% off in keeping with the spirit of the event.