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Comedor at La Casa del Camino Hotel Tablescape

La Casa del Camino’s Comedor Rebrands as an Upscale Lounge in Collaboration with Dandy...

Laguna Beach’s historic La Casa del Camino hotel has recently undergone a seasonal rebrand of its Comedor restaurant for the summer.  The reimagined restaurant, in partnership with the popular lifestyle and clothing company, Dandy...

Orange County’s First Fusion Wagyu Burger Concept, Ojai Burger, Launches ‘Back to School’ Campaign

The newly opened high-quality, fast casual Wagyu burger concept Ojai Burger is welcoming students back to the new school year with a week-long ‘Back to School’ campaign where students can receive 20% off of...
Farmer Boys Caesar Wrap Cobb Wrap

Chicken Caesar Salad & Wrap Returns to Farmer Boys Menu for a Limited Time...

The Southern-California based fast casual restaurant chain known for its award-winning burgers and exceptional service is bringing back the classic Chicken Caesar Salad and Wrap for a limited-time only, across all Farmer Boys locations...
Khan Saab Desi Craft Kitchen Smoked Negroni

Khan Saab Desi Craft Kitchen Launches Late Summer Mocktail Happy Hour

The Michelin Bib Gourmand award-winning 100% Halal eatery in Fullerton has launched its late summer mocktail happy hour. Now through the end of September, the restaurant’s popular alcohol-free craft mocktails will be offered at...
MaxLove Project Dinner

MaxLove Project Announces it’s September Farm to Fork Dinner

Join us for a magical evening of farm-fresh cuisine at MaxLove Project’s Farm to Fork Dinner benefiting families fighting childhood cancer! Chef Azmin Ghahreman of Sapphire Culinary Group and Blue Stone Kitchen and five other extraordinary guest...
Freelance Coffee Project

Freelance Coffee Project – Newport Beach – May 2022 – Just Opened

Freelance Coffee Project Opens as the First Roastery in Orange County to Focus Solely on Single-Origin Coffees. Jeremy Creighton and Natalie Taormina, two of the original founders of Common Room Roasters, have now launched Freelance...
Butcher's House

Butcher’s House Builds Upon its Success with All-New Beverage Program

On the heels of being named ‘Restaurant of the Year’ by Orange Coast Magazine and earning a coveted spot in the Orange County Register’s list of the ’75 Best Restaurants’, Butcher’s House Brasserie introduces an all-new beverage program....
Tocca Ferro Entrance

Tocca Ferro – Anaheim – July 2022 – Just Opened

Tocca Ferro, translating to "to touch iron", opens its Italian Chophouse to guests July 7 bringing the highly anticipated menu to Anaheim. Set among a beautifully rustic atmosphere helmed by Executive Chef Adam Haverland,...
Glasspar Fernet

Fernet the Games Begin at Glasspar

Summer is in full swing at Glasspar in Dana Point. The modern American seafood hall celebrates the season with summertime additions to Chef Rob Wilson’s menus and cocktail program. Glasspar will also host an...
Ojai Burger

Fusion Wagyu Burger Concept, Ojai Burger – Orange – July 2022 – Just Opened

Ojai Burger is a high-quality, fast casual Japanese-American Wagyu burger concept based off of Yume Japanese Burger Cafe, a popular Wagyu burger restaurant in Ojai, California, founded by tennis coach turned restaurant owner Takeshi Ozaki. The menu includes premier Wagyu burgers, fries, dessert waffles, milkshakes, and local craft beers that embody the spirit of quintessential American classics, while incorporating the flavors of Japanese cuisine and Ojai’s easeful culture. Ojai Burger was established in Orange, California in July of 2022 with the mission of spreading Japanese cuisine in a Western format to diners in Southern California and beyond.
Shops At Sprotsmen's Lodge

The Shops at Sportsmen’s Lodge Expands Retail and Dining Offerings

The Shops at Sportsmen’s Lodge, the premier retail, dining, and wellness center that opened last Fall and is now 100% leased, has announced the addition of four new retailers which will expand the destination’s...