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Salt Creek Grille Steak Salad

Scratch-Made Seasonal Flavors

Salt Creek Grille has debuted several new seasonal offerings on its summer menus. In keeping with tradition, individual recipes have been created for each restaurant to appeal to regional taste preferences with ingredients sourced...
Terranea Resort Summer Ribs

Chef’s Summer Tasting Menu at Terranea

Get Excited for a Five-Course Taste of Summer June through September, mar’sel Chef de Cuisine Andrew Vaughan offers a five-course summer tasting menu featuring fresh vegetables grown on property, local seafood, and pasture-raised meats, all...
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Hotel Figueroa Returns To DTLA

Hotel Figueroa Has Re-Opened Its Doors! In February 2018, the hotel re-opened its doors after renovations. It is now a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. This calls for a celebration! During our grand...
Slapfish Entrees

Slapfish Swims To Another Location

Oklahoma's First Slapfish Restaurant Is Sure To Be A Hit Slapfish, a modern seafood restaurant serving up bold, crave-worthy dishes in a fast casual setting, announces its continued expansion throughout the Southwest. This time, the...
Park James Hotel

New Key Executives Appointed In Luxury Hotel And Restaurant

Broughton Hotels Adds Three New Members To Executive Team Broughton Hotels, a leading Anaheim, California based hospitality management company, announced on May 15,2018 the appointment of new members of the executive team for the Park...
Plant Protein 2

Plant-based Proteins Aren’t Just For Vegans Anymore

Plant Protein Is Gaining Popularity Quickly Amongst Meat Eaters Plant-based proteins aren’t just for vegans and vegetarians anymore as U.S. consumers seek more protein in their diets and plant-based foods become more available and tastier....
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Bistango and Saddleback College Partner Up For Jazz Music

Bistango Brings Live Jazz To The Table Bistango Restaurant announced this past week its partnership with the Saddleback College Jazz Studies department for the inauguration of Bistango’s En Plein Air Summer Jazz Series. Beginning June 28,...
Old Vine Spring 2018 Dessert

Catch the Tail End of Old Vine’s Spring Menu

Old Vine Cafe’s Chef Mark McDonald is excited to launch the new seasonal spring menu, which will be available through June. For $95, guests can enjoy a four-course gourmet tasting menu. New dishes include: Shrimp &...
Puesto Paletas

Secret Menu Item

Pastry Chef Jessica Scott’s new tequila watermelon guava paletas (a secret menu item) as well as non-alcoholic flavors including strawberry, guava, banana mango, and pineapple nopales mint are now available. Each paleta is paired...
Bruxie The Boss And El Jefe

Two New Sandwiches

BRUXIE® Shows Off Its Buns Creator of The Original Fried Chicken & Waffle Sandwich introduces two new and unexpected creations Santa Ana, CA (JUNE 2018) – Bruxie, creator of The Original Fried Chicken & Waffle Sandwich, has decided...
Hamachi Crudo From Splashes

Summer with Splashes

Surf & Sand Resort's signature oceanfront restaurant, Splashes, has just launched their new summer menu. Summer is already in full swing at the iconic beachfront property and Chef Ron Fougeray is pleased to roll out a menu ushering a new wave...
Breakers Hotel

David Coleman Transitions to Breakers Roadshow

As The Sky Room service comes to a close, transitions are in the works for the iconic Breakers Hotel in Downtown Long Beach. As it begins to undergo a two-year rennovation, the hotel will...
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Fair Food Frenzy

COSTA MESA (June 15, 2018) – It's a once-a-year experience, something that can only happen at the Fair - a food frenzy beyond compare. The midway magicians in mini kitchens are cooking up inventions...
Orange County and Surrounding Chefs

Chef Shuffle

Who is that Chef and where are they now? If you want to add your favorite just comment below and we'll add your faves to our Chef Shuffle. Orange County and Long Beach Restaurant...
Catalina Kitchen Farm Fresh Eggs

Farm-Fresh Eggs at Terranea

One reason breakfast at Terranea is so flavorful is their farm-fresh eggs, which come from their very own happy chickens laying eggs daily at the farm overlooking the resort. Loved and cared for as...