The OC Restaurant Association, Inc. Serving the Orange County Restaurant Community

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WE Believe

  • We believe that food has power and connects us all.

  • We believe that a strong restaurant community creates a healthy, strong and vibrant local industry.

  • We believe that chefs are some of the most passionate and caring people in the world.

  • We believe that when we all stick together we create fantastic things!

A top dining destination

Orange County makes up 34 incorporated cities and just over 3 million people who call orange county home.Together as a county we have an incredibly diverse dining scene. Visitors and locals alike can enjoy every type of dining imaginable. 

Culinary events

Showcasing Orange County's vast and diverse culinary talent is what we aim for. What better way to do that than through a well executed and polished event. The OCRA produces, creates and customizes culinary events.  A fantastic experience is the most treasured commodity, and our team of professionals excels at the details needed to produce a high-quality and enjoyable event that benefits both the chefs, culinary industry at large and locals to enjoy.

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We are a community of industry professionals working together to strengthen, support and promote Orange County, California Restaurant landscape.  Our mission is to promote and market the Orange County restaurant industry as a whole, spotlighting Orange County's incredible talent as a premier dining destination, while building the community and culinary family through food. 

2018 calendar


  • 10th Anniversary OC Restaurant Week  2018
  • OCRA Board Meeting Feb 2018
  • OC Restaurant Week March 4 - 10
  • OCRA Board Meeting May 2018
  • Pacific Wine & Food Classic August 18 & 19 2018
  • Golden Foodie Awards Sep, 2018

Chefs in orange county

Orange County is home to some of the brightest and most talented chefs in the world. The OCRA community showcases our talented chefs so they are recognized both nationally and globally. Orange County is perfectly positioned in the center of Los Angeles and San Diego. 

what we do

The OCRA is a restaurant resource for many things. We are a collaborative association with more than 100 years of collective experience. We are 700 members strong and together we strengthen and build through experiential marketing, community events and industry only events. Growing and and encouraging the culinary community in Orange County ​​

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