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Comedor at La Casa del Camino Hotel Tablescape

Comedor New Breakfast Menu

This Summer, an exciting new redesign took place at Comedor, located at Laguna Beach’s historic La Casa del Camino hotel. In addition to the full rebrand, Comedor has welcomed a new chef to the...
Foodja Workplace Restaurant Delivery

Foodja Partners with Rubio’s Coastal Grill for New “Foodja Cafe” Restaurant Delivery Offerings

Foodja, the country's leading workplace restaurant delivery and catering platform, is excited to announce a partnership with Rubio’s Coastal Grill surrounding their newest Foodja Cafe product. Rubio’s Coastal Grill operates 154 restaurants throughout the...
Santa Barbara Vintners Glass

Santa Barbara Vintners Come to Orange County with Three Events

Santa Barbara Wine Country Comes to Orange County Mark Your Calendar for Special Fall Wine Tastings Santa Barbara Wine Country, named Wine Enthusiast’s Wine Region of the Year for 2021 and recently honored with multiple wine...
Veggie Grill Ozo

OZO® Foods, Powered by Planterra Foods, Expands National Foodservice Presence with Two New Commercial...

OZO Foods, the first brand from innovative, plant-based foods company Planterra Foods, is expanding its national presence with its first two partnerships in commercial foodservice. Customers can now enjoy OZO Foods Plant-Based Bacon on...
Birria Quesadilla

Native Foods Launches Plant-Based Birria Quesadilla for October

Native Foods, the vegan fast-casual brand serving plant-based goodness, announces their next Chef’s Special of 2022 – the Birria Quesadilla The Birria Quesadilla features plant-based birria beef and plant-based cheddar cheese in a flour tortilla....
Cappriotti's Bobbie Sandwich

Thanksgiving in September? Capriotti’s has it covered.

With fall weather in full swing, many people are starting to crave fall comfort food. While Thanksgiving is still a few weeks away, there’s no reason we can’t enjoy comfort food now! Luckily, Capriotti’s...
Kim Gore

4 Ways Restaurants Can Reduce Rising Employment Liability Claims

The number of complaints and lawsuits over sexual harassment, discrimination and wrongful termination are rising, and the hospitality industry sees more claims than other industries. Adopting best practices can reduce the risk. Employees are returning...
Farmer Boys Shakes

Farmer Boys Offers Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity for One Lucky Shake Enthusiast to Become The First...

In celebration of National Milkshake Month, the restaurant chain known for its award-winning burgers and shakes is shaking things up with the first ever Shake-Spert! Farmer Boys is now on the hunt to fill...
Le Creuset Pomona

First Le Creuset Factory to Table Event in SoCal Since 2019, September 23-25

Le Creuset‘s popular Factory to Table sale marks its return to the LA area for the first time since 2019 with a three-day shopping experience at the Fairplex in Pomona, Calif. This one-of-a-kind sale will...
Khan Saab Paneer Tikka

Orange County’s Khan Saab Launches Fundraiser to Help Pakistan Flood Relief

Khan Saab Desi Craft Kitchen, a Michelin Bib Gourmand award-winning 100% Halal eatery in Fullerton, has launched a fundraiser to support Pakistan flood relief, as more than one-third of the country is underwater. Every...
Jordan Shoemaker

15 Park Bistro welcomes new restaurant manager Jordan Shoemaker

Watermark Beach Resort and 15 Park Bistro is pleased to announce Jordan Shoemaker as new restaurant manager, effective August 2022. A certified sommelier, Jordan joins the team with over 20 years of experience in the...
Intueat's Lamb Shoulder With Anchovy And Onion Jam

Lamb Shoulder with Anchovy and Onion Jam

Your holiday guests will love this flavor-packed meal centered around this braised lamb shoulder recipe that incorporates the rich and hearty tastes of the season.

Watermelon Mediterranean Salad

Bring the fruit of summer to your table with this perfect watermelon salad recipe with feta, dressed with a light honey vinaigrette.
Sparkling Blackberry Lavender Lemonade

Sparkling Blackberry Lavender Lemonade

Your family and friends will be wowed when they sample this easy-peasy Sparkling Blackberry Lavender Lemonade recipe.