Booking is now open to all for Beijing Restaurant Week, which kicks off March 11 and lasts almost two weeks this year. This is as good a time as any to try some of Beijing's best on fixed price menus.

This year's crop of participants includes many of the restaurants named to our 2015 Reader Restaurant Awards nomination list (voting in which closes tonight (March 8) at midnight -- cast your ballot here).

This year's Restaurant Week has two price levels: Category A (RMB 128 lunch, RMB 258 dinner) and Category B (RMB 88 lunch, RMB 198 dinner)

For your convenience we've listed below all the places that have been nominated in our awards this year that are participating in Restaurant Week; each makes a fine choice. There's many more to choose from on the Restaurant Week website; check there for more details.

In the mean time, here's the list of participating Restaurant Week restaurants that made our ballot and the categories they've been nominated in (venues with multiple nominations are marked with an asterisk):

10 Corso Como (Best New Non-Chinese)

Aria, China World Hotel (Best Wine List)

*Brasserie Flo (Restaurant of the Year; Best French - Fine Dining; Best Business Lunch; Best Wine List, Best Overseas Import - Fine Dining)

Eatalia (Best Italian - Casual Dining)

Flamme (Best Steak - Casual Dining)

Fratelli Fresh, Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel (Best Italian - Fine Dining)

Grange Grill, Westin Beijing Chaoyang (Best Steak - Fine Dining)

Heritage, Sofitel Hotel (Best French - Fine Dining)

Isola (Best Overseas Import - Fine Dining)

Jaan, Raffles Hotel (Best French - Fine Dining)

*Jing Yaa Tang, The Opposite House (Restaurant of the Year; Best Duck - Fine Dining; Best Service; Best Dim Sum)

La Pizza (Best Italian - Casual Dining)

Lost Heaven (Best Yunnan, Best for Impressing Visitors)

*Morton's of Chicago (Best Service; Best Steak - Fine Dining; Best Overseas Import  - Fine Dining)

*Opera Bombana (Restaurant of the Year; Best Italian - Fine Dining; Most Romantic; Best Desserts; Best Overseas Import - Fine Dining; Best Bread)

Pinotage (Best Wine List)

Rumi (Best Middle Eastern)

*S.T.A.Y, Shangri-La Hotel (Best French- Fine Dining; Best Desserts)

*Sureno, The Opposite House (Celebration-Fine, Outdoor, Romantic, Biz lunch, Best Brunch (hotel))

Tadka (Best South Asian)

*TRB (Restaurant of the Year; Best French - Fine Dining; Best Service; Best for a Celebration - Fine Dining; Best Desserts, Best Brunch (non-hotel); Best Business Lunch; Most Romantic; Best Wine List)

Via Roma, Kempinski Hotel Beijing (Best Italian)

Zijin Mansion, Waldorf Astoria (Best New Hotel Restaurant)

Follow all of our 2015 Reader Restaurant Awards coverage here .... and don't forget to cast a ballot before voting closes tonight (March 8) at midnight here.

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