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THE LATEST RESTAURANT NEWS

OPENING SOON - due to the pandemic many updates aren't available.

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,...
1882 Cantina at Pechanga Resort Casino

Pechanga Resort Casino Introduces New 1882 Cantina – May 2021 – Just Opened

The tastes, flavors and aromas of the best food from Mexico and Central and South American countries take center stage this Cinco de Mayo and every day afterward at Pechanga Resort Casino. A new...
Joe's Italian Restaurant & Bar

Joe’s Italian Restaurant & Bar in Ladera Ranch – May 2021 – Just Opened

The highly anticipated Joe’s Italian Restaurant & Bar has opened at Mercantile West in Ladera Ranch. The restaurant is operated by Restaurateur, a popular Orange County restaurateur for over 35 years, who is known...
Mama's Comfort Food & Cocktails Has Opened In Ladera Ranch

Mama’s Comfort Food & Cocktails Expands with New Location in Ladera Ranch – May...

Mama’s Comfort Food & Cocktails, the popular Orange County restaurant known for its top-quality breakfast, lunch and dinner comfort foods with a twist, has opened at Mercantile West in Ladera Ranch.   Providing 4,000 square feet...
Mess Hall

Dine & Shop Small ahead of Mother’s Day with The Community Fair at Mess...

Looking for the perfect gift for the special women in your life this Mother’s Day? Look no further! Mess Hall Market will be hosting an outdoor “Mother’s Day Pop-Up Market” with The Community Fair,...
Sgt. Pepperoni

Sgt. Pepperoni’s Pizza Store Announces Irvine Restaurant Opening May 2021

The partners behind Sgt. Pepperoni’s Pizza Store are pleased to announce a new location set to open in Irvine’s Campus Plaza in May 2021. For 45 years, the family-friendly restaurant has spread love through...
Mutt Lynch's New Location

OPENING APRIL 29: Mutt Lynch’s new brand, Mutt’s Eastbluff Brings Eclectic Americana to Newport...

Mutt’s, the sister concept of Mutt Lynch’s, will open its doors in Newport Beach’s Eastbluff Village Center on Monday, April 29. Owned by husband-and-wife locals Alex and Meghan Murray, Mutt’s will serve as a...
Farmer Boys Cold Brew

Farmer Boys Launches NEW Vanilla Cold Brew to ALL Locations!

Time to WAKE UP! Farmer Boys, the Southern California-based fast casual concept known for its award-winning burgers and exceptional service, has launched a NEW Vanilla Cold Brew drink across all Farmer Boys locations! Crafted...
Bird Talk

Bird Talk Chicken Opens Second Location at SteelCraft Garden Grove

SteelCraft continues to add local favorites to its locations throughout Southern California! The latest addition being Bird Talk, which opened its doors at SteelCraft Garden Grove on Friday, March 26, and will continue to...
Herb & Seed

Herb and Seed, a No Waste Plant Based D2C Meal Service Launches...

Herb and Herb & Seed, a no-waste plant-based D2C (direct-to-consumer) meal service from millennial founder, Natalie Jaconetty has officially launched. The offering provides consumers in Southern California a variety of tasty and macronutrient dense...
Sushi Li

Sushi Ii Introduces New Omakase Menus to Celebrate the Return of Indoor Dining

Sushi Ii in Newport Beach has reopened for indoor dining with an Omakase Menu. Master Chef Susumu Ii presents all-new Omakase options and upgrades to takeout offerings. Rooted in centuries of tradition, the menu...
Slaters 50/50

Slater’s 50/50 “Slaterizes” Peanut Butter & Jelly Day All Weekend Long!

National PB&J Day is right around the corner on April 2nd and Slater’s 50/50 has ‘slaterized’ the childhood favorite in four unconventional ways for guests to enjoy all weekend long!! How many ways can...
Chronic Tacos Burrito

Chronic Tacos Celebrates National Burrito Day

The SoCal taco shop, Chronic Tacos offers an exclusive deal on Grubhub for National Burrito Day on April 1st WHAT:           On Thursday April 1, 2021,  Celebrate National Burrito Day the right way, at...