On Our Plate: Best Restaurants for Kids; Father’s Day Dining; Roast Chicken; Greenest Restaurants; Portland Dining Month; Dine Downtown San Jose

Dining out on Father's Day is a tradition that goes all the way back to olden times.

Happenings on and around OpenTable…

* The inner child in all of us and the parent in many of us are celebrating the release of the 2012 Diners’ Choice Awards for Top 75 Kid-Friendly Restaurants. Find out where to have the family-friendliest dining experience with your brood!

* Father’s Day is Sunday! It’s not too late to score a terrific table for your favorite father!

* Speaking of Dad, what’s his favorite kind of cuisineWeigh in on this week’s poll.

* We’ve teamed up with Tasting Table and Travel + Leisure to give away a dream New York City vacation for two this fall. Enter today!

* This week’s restaurant review trend? Roast chicken.

* Don’t miss your chance to vote in The Nature Conservancy 2012 People’s Choice Nature’s Plate Awards. Cast your vote for the best green restaurants today!

* Did you send the Tweet of the WeekFind out.

* Where did the celebs dine last week? Get the scoop in this week’s edition of Dining with the Stars!

* Dine About Town San Francisco has returned! Reserve early and often to taste the best of the Bay Area’s food scene.

* The 5th Annual Coral Gables Restaurant Week is on. Dine for less through June 17, 2012. Make a reservation.

* It’s Portland Dining Month! Reserve today to enjoy $25 three-course dinners at Portland’s best restaurants.

* Dine Downtown San Jose Restaurant Week kicks off June 20. Don’t miss 12 days of $20, $30, $40, $50, $60 & $70 menus!

* Say Oui! to French Restaurant Week in New York. Take advantage of $17.89 set menus July 8-15 in honor of Bastille Day.

* Downtown Atlanta Restaurant Week reservations are open. Book tables to dine on special $25 and $35 dinners, July 21-29.

* Enjoy discounted tickets to Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation in Palm Beach, Florida, on June 20. Use coupon code OPENTOTN to save 10%.

* Join us at the RAMMYS Awards Gala in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, June 24th! Purchase discounted tickets today.

* And, we’re still hiring! We’re staffing up and looking for talented people to join our team. Check out openings in customer supportengineeringfield operationsfinanceIT and technical servicesmarketingoperations, and sales.