Celebrity Chefs to Kickoff Fort Lee Restaurant Week

Two celebrity chefs will help kickoff the borough’s second-annual restaurant week, which begins Thursday. David Burke and Josh Capon will visit restaurants {read more for details} from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Capon hosts Spike TV’s first food series “Frankenfood,” which premiered in 2014. He is also executive chef of Lure Fishbar, B&B Winepub and El Toro Blanco in New York City.

Each restaurant will offer some of their most popular dishes, promote special menus and feature dishes from $15 to $30.

Participating restaurants include:

  • Simply Juiced
  • Q Tea Tapas
  • Yea Jip
  • Loui Loui Louisiana Seafood
  • L’Orange Bleue
  • Prost
  • Wok Bar
  • 16 Handles
  • City Perch

“We are thrilled to have chefs Burke and Capon participate in our restaurant week and can’t think of a better way to kick off this exciting event,” said Stuart Z. Koperweis, executive director of the Fort Lee Business District Alliance, which is sponsoring the restaurant week.