In conjunction with Visit California’s “California Restaurant Month” during the month of January, Escondido is launching the first annual “Dine Out Escondido!” culinary tourism program promoting local restaurants. The statewide program represents over 32 cities and has a robust marketing reach of over 70 million impressions through its website, social media, and advertising efforts.

The City’s Visit Escondido tourism office is spearheading “Dine Out Escondido!” with an overwhelming first-time response of 22 restaurant participants. I’m thrilled with the huge response from our very popular restaurants!” Each restaurant is providing something special for the month of January and we’re hopeful locals and visitors will take advantage of “Dine Out Escondido!” month.

Everyone can enjoy the diverse culinary flavors of Escondido during the month of January by taking advantage of this opportunity to visit their favorite restaurants and experience many new ones. Each restaurant is providing a special offer to celebrate “Dine Out Escondido!” For a the complete list of participating restaurants and their specials, please go to