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THE LATEST RESTAURANT NEWS

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Executive Chef Travis Cintron

Loews Boston Hotel and Precinct Kitchen + Bar Welcome New Executive Chef Travis Cintron

Loews Boston Hotel and Precinct Kitchen + Bar are pleased to welcome Travis Cintron as executive chef, overseeing all the culinary operations for both the hotel and restaurant. He will also be responsible for...
Rubio's Coastal Grill

Rubio’s Coastal Grill Brings Cauliflower Rice To The Menu

On July 14, Rubio’s Coastal Grill will offer Cauliflower Rice in all California, Arizona and Nevada restaurants. Providing a healthy, plant-based option for guests, the new menu option aligns with Keto, Whole 30, Paleo, vegan, gluten-free...
La Taqueria Burrito

SteelCraft Welcomes Long Beach Favorite La Taqueria Brand to its Garden Grove Location –...

SteelCraft Garden Grove, an outdoor urban eatery built using repurposed shipping containers with additional locations in Long Beach, and Bellflower, has announced the addition of La Taqueria Brand this summer. The neighborhood taqueria concept...
Toast Kitchen + Bakery

End the Cycle of Homelessness with Toast Kitchen + Bakery

Toast Kitchen + Bakery does so much more than serve your favorite brunch, and is once again helping serve its community. From July-September, Toast Kitchen + Bakery will donate 10% of its monthly proceeds...
Billy's At The Beach Fourth Of July

Limited Edition Red, White & Blue Canned Mai Tais from Billy’s at the Beach

Billy's at the Beach is celebrating the Fourth of July with limited-edition red, white and blue canned Mai Tais. The aloha eatery recently debuted its signature World Famous Mai Tais in a canned format...
Steelcraft Garden Grove

Summer Culture Series at SteelCraft Garden Grove

In celebration of SoCal’s rich diversity, SteelCraft Garden Grove introduces the Summer Culture Series! This three-part festival will celebrate an array of cultures including Asian American and Pacific Islander, Black, and Latinx by featuring...
Long Beach Free Scoop for vaccine Shots

Free Scoops for Vaccine Shots at Handel’s Long Beach!

Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream is making it that much sweeter for you to get your COVID-19 vaccine! Now through Labor Day, Handel’s LBX is partnering with the Long Beach Health Department for the Scoops...
Farmer Boys

Celebrate Summer and Feast on Farmer Boys’ Back-By-Popular Demand Seasonal Favs!

Summer is here and rolling in with the sunshine and beach days are NEW limited-time seasonal menu items from Farmer Boys, the farm-fresh fast-casual concept known for its award-winning burgers and exceptional service! The...
Billy's at the Beach Charcuterie

Billy’s at the Beach Debuts Curated Charcuterie Board For Duffy Cruises

Newport Beach's destination for Hawaiian-inspired dining on the waterfront, Billy's at the Beach is pleased to debut a curated charcuterie board available for dining and dockside pickup for your next Duffy boat cruise. Perfect...
The Ecology Center

The Ecology Center Kicks Off Its Inaugural, Seasonal Dinner Series

The Ecology Center—a 28-acre certified regenerative farm, farm stand, and community hub for sustainability education, stewardship, and cultural change—announces its new seasonal chef in residence program. James Beard Foundation Award-winning Chef Tim Byres kicks...
HUB International

Webinar on the Future of the Restaurant Industry – June 17, 2021

Global restaurant insurance brokerage Hub International will be leading a webinar on the future of the hospitality and restaurant industry on June 17 at 11:00 AM pacific time. Register here. This will be an in-depth discussion on the new...
Scarlet Kitchen

Chef Paige Riordan Debuts New Dinner Menu at Scarlet Kitchen & Lounge

Chef Paige Riordan has introduced a new seasonal menu at her restaurant Scarlet Kitchen & Lounge in Rancho Mission Viejo. The new menu showcases vibrant, flavorful spring and summer ingredients, like delicate spring pea...
Tony Guerrero

Live Jazz + Champagne Brunch, featuring Tony Guerrero at Bayside Restaurant

Cueva Entertainment and Bayside Restaurant have teamed up to present the FIRST Saturday Brunch at Bayside featuring live jazz by musician, songwriter and producer, Tony Guerrero. Join music and brunch lovers under the tent...
Rad Beer Founders 2021

Rad Beer in Anaheim – May 21, 2021 – Opening Soon

The partners behind Rad Brat, a newly opened specialty eatery in Dana Point, are pleased to announce the grand opening of brewery and tasting room concept, Rad Beer Co. at 12 p.m. on Friday,...
Solid Coffee Roasters

Cool Down This Summer with A Solid Coffee Roasters Slushie!

If you thought coffee would be your drink of choice this summer, you might have to think again! Solid Coffee Roasters at SteelCraft Bellflower just introduced slushies to its impressive menu of handmade, artisan...
Billy's at the Beach Canned Mai Tais

Billy’s at the Beach Presents World Famous Mai Tai Cans

Billy’s at the Beach is pleased to debut its World Famous Mai Tais in cans for guests to enjoy a sip of paradise at their convenience. The iconic island-inspired eatery handcrafts and cans its...
HUB

For the Hospitality Industry Insurance that’s Layered Comes to the Forefront

The insurance industry is in a capacity crisis forcing smaller hospitality organizations to search far and wide for hospitality industry insurance to cover nearly every risk. That includes employing strategies like layered insurance coverage,...