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THE LATEST RESTAURANT NEWS

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

Philly's Best Bacon Ranch Chicken Sandwich

Philly’s Best Cheesesteaks Add a Delicious Twist to a Menu Favorite

PHILLY’S BEST UNVEILS NEW BACON RANCH CHICKEN CHEESESTEAK Have you heard the meaty, cheesy, deliciously awesome news? Philly’s Best has unveiled a new Bacon Ranch Chicken Cheesesteak, available through April 30th at all locations throughout...
Knott's Berry Farm - Taste of Boysenberry Festival

Knott’s Taste of Boysenberry Festival

A new food and retail experience is blooming at Knott’s Berry Farm as it celebrates the little berry that put the park on the map, with Knott’s Taste of Boysenberry Festival. Guests can catch...
Farmer Boys Scratcher

Let’s Get Lucky! Farmer Boys to offer St. Patrick’s Day Scratchers for a Limited...

Get lucky at Farmer Boys with the limited time St. Patrick’s Day Scratchers! The Southern California fast-casual restaurant known for its award-winning burgers and exceptional service will be launching its St. Patrick’s Day Scratchers...
SommCon

2021 SommCon Spring Virtual Summit

SommCon®, a leading conference for beverage professionals and serious enthusiasts, will hold its second virtual wine, beer, and spirits summit taking place in March 2021. The summit brings global beverage education to industry professionals ...
Bungalow Kitchen Long Beach

The Bungalow Kitchen Belmont Shore Opening March 4, 2021

Award-winning chef Michael Mina and hospitality veteran Brent Bolthouse are thrilled to expand their joint partnership in Southern and Northern California with the opening of The Bungalow Kitchen, a brand-new restaurant concept. The new social dining...
Long Beach Exchange Logo

A Sweet Valentine’s Day at LBX!

Love is in the air at Long Beach Exchange!  Grab your sweetheart, your kids, your best friend, your dog – bring whoever your special person or people are to LBX for Valentine’s fun on...

The Gastro Garage Continues to Light up the Rooftop of the W Hollywood Weekends...

The Gastro Garage and the W Hollywood present TORCHED, a visually stimulating, rooftop culinary experience running on Fridays and Saturdays starting February 12 for 6 weeks. The “Gastro Mechanics” light up the sky with...
French Apple Marie Callenders

Marie Callender’s Highly-Anticipated Bi-Annual Pie Sale Returns in Time for Great American Pie Month!

Oh Pie! What do banana cream, razzleberry and lemon meringue all have in common? They’re all irresistible pies at Marie Callender’s that will be included in the highly-anticipated Bi-Annual Pie Sale! The Southern California-based...
Billy’s at the Beach

Billy’s at the Beach Reopens Waterfront Patio

Billy’s at the Beach is pleased to reopen its waterfront patio for signature Mai Tais and fresh Hawaiian-inspired cuisine starting January 30. The iconic aloha eatery features extended outdoor seating areas with heaters, scenic...
Luna Grill Modern Greek Wrap

Luna Grill “Wraps Up” Fave Salad for 2021

Luna Grill is kicking off 2021 with a focus on health, value and an active lifestyle with the launch of its new "Modern Greek Chicken Wrap" at all locations throughout California and Texas. The...
Barrio BBQ

BBQ At Home with Barrio!

Bring the best of both worlds to your home with Barrio’s Premium BBQ-At-Home Kits! This SteelCraft Garden Grove vendor combines Korean and Filipino cultural foods so that you don’t have to choose a favorite...

Implementing an Employee Vaccination Program: Cost, Access, and Communication

Join restaurant insurance brokerage Hub International for our upcoming webinar on Feb 2: Implementing an Employee Vaccination Program: Cost, Access, and Communication As the COVID-19 vaccine becomes more widely available, restaurants who have established their workplace...
Sajj Mediterranean

Enjoy Four FREE Baklavas With The Purchase Of A Family Meal At SAJJ Mediterranean

End the month on a sweet note with SAJJ Mediterranean! Known for their customizable and fresh Mediterranean cuisine, SAJJ is offering 4 FREE Baklavas with the purchase of a Family Meal this weekend. Find...
Fried Chickens

Farmer Boys is Celebrating the NEW Fullerton Restaurant Grand Opening with a Fundraiser for...

Time to give back to the community! Farmer Boys, the Southern-California based fast casual concept known for its award winning burgers and exception service, will celebrate the Grand Opening of their second Fullerton location...
Old Vine Fish Market Fridays

Introducing Market Fish Fridays at Old Vine Kitchen + Bar

Take the guesswork out of your weekly date night with a fresh fish feast from Old Vine Kitchen + Bar! This $120 high-end, two-course dinner for two features a new market pick each week,...
Cha Cha's Fajitas

Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen Introduces New Fajita Thursday Special

Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen is taking takeout to the next level with their newest weekly promotion for only $20 per person! The popular Latin eatery is offering a Fajita Thursday Special with your choice...
Mess Hall

Save the Date for Mess Hall’s Valentine’s Shop & Dine Pop-up Market

Shop for your sweetheart and enjoy sweet & savory treats at Mess Hall’s Valentine’s Shop & Dine pop-up market on Saturday, February 13th from 11AM-2PM! Searching for the perfect gift for a loved one?...