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Tillster Releases 2019 Self-Service Kiosk Index

Tillster, the global leader in digital ordering and engagement solutions for restaurants, is releasing its 2019 Self-Service Kiosk Index, showcasing major growth in self-service offerings from Quick Service and Fast Casual restaurants, and shifting...
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Autumn Orchard Specialty Cocktail

Autumn Orchard Specialty Cocktail. Knob Creek Bourbon is mixed with cinnamon, angostura bitters, fresh lime juice, and Goslings Giner Beer, and garnished with a fresh apple, for a seasonal cocktail that captures the essence of Fall in a glass.
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Chef Louise’s Catering

Chef Louise's Catering is a boutique catering service that specialize in smaller, more personal events. Whether you want a quiet dinner for 2 or a party for 150, they are the right choice.
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Arte Cafe Now Serving Breakfast

Arte Cafe is now serving BREAKFAST! Wednesdays through Sundays 7 am to 2 pm They are also now open at 11 am on Mondays and Tuesdays! Make a reservation today by calling 562.865.2783!
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Lasher’s Kitchen in Long Beach Closes it’s Doors

The time has come. After 22 years of restaurant ownership and three restaurant openings, Lasher's Kitchen is preparing to say good-bye. They would like to thank Long Beach for all the great times! They...
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Vegan Fast Food Restaurant Debuts To Record Sales

Plant Power Fast Food, a plant-based fast food restaurant chain based in San Diego, CA, opened its fifth location last week in Long Beach, California. The three-and-a-half-year-old company reported that sales from the Long Beach location...
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Plant Power Fast Food – Long Beach

One of the most innovative restaurant chains in Southern California, Plant Power Fast Food, is now open on Pacific Coast Highway in Long Beach and has also announced the next phase of its Series...
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Memphis Cafe Presents New Summer Menu

WHAT: Memphis Café rings in summertime with a flavorful new menu crafted by Co-founder and Executive Chef Diego Velasco. Available beginning Sunday, July 14, experience the unexpected flare of gourmet southern cuisine paired alongside handcrafted...
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Tavern House Now Open

Tavern House, Orange County’s newest waterfront eatery serving fresh New American dishes, is now open in Newport Beach. Nestled on the scenic Balboa Bay (333 Bayside Dr), the restaurant serves a combination of all-time...
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Fleming’s Monthly Chef’s Table

Experience the Chef's Table with new local dishes that infuses seasonal ingredients and innovative flavor pairings -  only available at your local Fleming's. The menu changes monthly so come in tonight before inspiration strikes...
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Summer is Here and so is Descanso’s Menu

Summer is Here and Our Menu is Ready For The Season!   SUMMER MENU ITEMS::: With the onset of summer, Descanso has made some additions they are very proud of.  Chef Sergio Ortega and his team have introduced...
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Summer Heats Up with New F&B Offerings at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel welcomes locals and visitors alike to soak up the summer sun and take in expansive views of the Pacific Ocean with the debut of new seasonal culinary offerings. Debuting early for...
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Beloved Mimi’s Brand Refreshes Name and Image to Mimi’s Bistro & Bakery

Mimi's, the popular French-inspired concept, will change its name to Mimi's Bistro & Bakery. After 41 years in business, the brand is modernizing its restaurants, menus, and approach to create an even better experience...
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Summer Menu At Ironwood Laguna Hills

Ironwood, Cellar. Craft. Cook. New Summer Menu Release! Featuring: Seared Yellowfin Tuna "Nicoise" olive tapenade, crispy fingerling potato, blue lake beans, grated egg, roasted cherry tomato vinaigrette To View the rest of the menu visit their website here.
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SOCIAL HB Partial Menu Released

SOCIAL has released a sneak-peak of the SOCIAL Huntington Beach (HB) opening soon menu! Check it out below and keep your eyes peeled for the opening date of SOCIAL's Huntington Beach Location! Cocktails Pina Colada –...
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Citrus City Grille Daily Summer Specials

Citrus City Grille has unveiled exciting Summer offerings that include unique deals every night of the week. As a longtime Orange County favorite, the Old Towne Orange-based concept continues to thrill both new and...
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New Urban Plates Summer Menu

Long summer days bring a long list of favorites to Urban Plates menus From the Middle Eastern flavors of Quinoa Tabbouleh to the North African spices adding a kick to Harissa Corn on the Cob,...