STAMFORD - For those who don't want to pack lunch or cook dinner, Stamford's Restaurant Week is taking place in Downtown Stamford.

The event is a great way to enjoy a variety of cuisines at a lower price.

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Restaurants participating in the event are offering three meals at three different price points.  

Locals can enjoy burritos and other Mexican fare at Tomatillo's Taco Joint. At Remo's, an Italian dinner will cost only $20.

If you're looking for something a little bit more upscale, you can visit FISH, where seafood lunches start at $20, and dinners are $30.