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Event Date/Time: Saturday, June 16, 2018- 1:00pm-4:00pm

The Gaslamp Quarter Association wants to showcase the excellent dining options in our vibrant district – and this is your chance to be a part of it and make an impression! The Taste of Gaslamp is San Diego’s original culinary walking tour held for the past 23 years and it will be bigger than ever this year! This will be a great opportunity to expose the delicious cuisines of your establishment to hundreds of guests and entice them to become regular customers.

General Admission Taste Restaurants

  1. Provide a “taste” (2 TO 3 OZ SAMPLE) of one or two of your specialties from your menu. Remember, this is your opportunity to entice them to come back for more! We hope to sell 1000 tickets, but will be in touch with you in regard to how many “bites” to prepare closer to the event.
  2. Set aside a special area for tasters to sit in your restaurant with a small number of tables.
  3. Provide staff to maintain serving station – they should replenish and serve food
  4. Provide visible Garbage cans for guests to throw away their trash
  5. Make sure to display promotions and signs that show other great specials you have going on then and throughout the week.
  6. Stay open the entire time!

VIP Taste Restaurants

  1. Provide a “VIP taste” (4 to 6 OZ SAMPLE) of one or two of your specialties from your menu. This is for VIP wrist band holders only. (around 200- 250) Remember, this is your opportunity to entice them to come back for more!
  2. Put together a cocktail with the liquor provided to you by our official sponsor.
  3. Set aside a special area for tasters to sit or cocktail in your restaurant/patio with a small number of tables.
  4. Provide staff to maintain serving stations – they should replenish and serve food
  5. Provide visible Garbage cans for guests to throw away their trash
  6. Make sure to display promotions and signs that show other great specials, specialty menus, or private events you have going on.
  7. Stay open the entire time!