DiningCity and American Express introduce outstanding culinary experiences at top-ranked restaurants for Elite Dining Week

04-Nov-2016 6:09 PM

From November 11th to 20th, DiningCity together with American Express will present the fourth Elite Dining Week in China.

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From November 11th to 20th, DiningCity together with American Express will present the fourth Elite Dining Week in China. Reservations will be open to the public at DiningCity’s official website (www.elitedw.com) and its mobile App (DiningCity) from November 7th.


Since its debut last spring, the semi-annual Elite Dining Week has already become one of the most sought-after premium culinary and food events in China. The fourth Elite Dining Week will serve up outstanding culinary experiences at more than 70 top-ranked restaurants in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen, at an irresistible price of 198RMB for a lunch set and 398RMB for a dinner set.


Premium American Express Card Members* (the Centurion/Platinum/Private Banking/Premium Platinum Card) will be granted priority access to tables from November 2nd - five days before the general public. Other American Express Card Members* will also enjoy pre-booking privileges starting November 3rd. DiningCity members and selected media partners can enjoy priority reservations three days in advance from November 4th.


“The previous success with DiningCity and our partnership with the world-renowned Michelin Guide encourage us to further beef up the fourth Elite Dining Week with more top-class restaurants and upgraded menus.” Said Dave Keung, Managing Director, China, American Express. “It is just one of the many examples in how we provide the services and experiences that our customers are looking for.”


The fourth Elite Dining Week introduces diners to the most recognized fine restaurants in the four cities, such as YongFoo Elite (Michelin Two Stars, Shanghai) and 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo Bombana (Michelin Two Stars, Shanghai), L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon (Michelin Two Stars, Shanghai), Grill 79 (Beijing), TENG (Shenzhen) and YUEXUAN (Guangzhou).


As usual, the fourth Elite Dining Week also gains the support from SAN PELLEGRINO. Premium American Express Card Members* (Centurion/Platinum/ Private Banking/Premium Platinum) will be offered a complimentary bottle of SAN PELLEGRINO in select participating restaurants.


In addition, a Winner’s Edition, joined by Elite Dining Week’s 10 most popular restaurants, will be presented between November 20th and December 4th. American Express Card Members* will enjoy the privilege and reserve the restaurants from November 21st (two days before the general public).


* Only available to Card Members who hold an American Express card issued in Mainland China


About DiningCity.cn

DiningCity.cn is an online bilingual guidance for premium restaurants. DiningCity Asia was launced in 2009, and currently operates in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chengdu Hangzhou and Hong Kong. On the official website, users can discover restaurants by selecting price, cusine, location, review scores and much more.  DiningCity also offers instant online booking. Each independent page bilingually presents, menus, and even offers discounts on selected timeslots through its Off-Peak booking system Users could conveniently select the proper restaurants at any time according to their moods and personal tastes without the needs of going out. Now, DiningCity has established more than 58,000 well-selected member restaurants while more than 550 top member restaurants in Greater China.


About American Express


American Express is a global services company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.  Learn more at www.americanexpress.com/gns and americanexpress.com.cn and connect with us on e.weibo.com/amexchina and our WeChat account (ID: Amex)


Since 1997, American Express has partnered with a select group of leading banks and financial institutions around the world to issue American Express-branded products and acquire merchants on to the American Express merchant network.  By leveraging its partnerships, global infrastructure and the powerful appeal of the brand, American Express has gained even broader reach for its network worldwide.

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JZ Mei
Manager, Public Affairs & Communications, China


Tel: +86 21 3217 9696

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