July 2013 Blog Posts (98)

Fresh New Lemonades at Corner Bakery Cafe

Corner Bakery Cafe is offering guests a new way to stop and taste the summer with the launch of a new Hibiscus Lemonade in addition to their all-natural Old-Fashioned Lemonade. The popular restaurant will also host a fundraising promotion featuring the summertime refreshments and special edition tumblers to support Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign.



Added by Lauren on July 31, 2013 at 5:11am — No Comments

Lark Creek Fashion Island Opens Monday!

CAN'T WAIT! Lark Creek Newport Beach will officially open its doors at Fashion Island on Monday, August 5! The restaurant is helmed by Chef/Partner John Ledbetter, an Orange County native, and General Manager Chad Sisco, who brings to Lark Creek over a decade of experience in running some of Orange County’s top restaurants. Poised to be an inviting dining destination for…


Added by Lauren on July 30, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Cucina Enoteca Coming to Fashion Island!

There are many things that get us excited but one of our favorites is when there is a NEW restaurant location on the horizon! As a recognized leader in Southern California’s culinary landscape, proprietor and restaurateur Tracy Borkum announces a major addition to her nationally acclaimed Urban Kitchen Group with CUCINA enoteca at Fashion Island. Following the wildly…


Added by Lauren on July 30, 2013 at 5:47pm — No Comments

Make a Lunch Detour at Leatherby's Cafe Rouge!

Added by Lauren on July 30, 2013 at 3:43pm — No Comments

Now You Can Have Your Whole Grains and Drink Them Too with New Quaker Whole Grains at Jamba Juice

How would you like to see the wholesome goodness of your morning Quaker Oats in a convient fruit-filled Jamba Juice? Now you can have it! The two companies have partnered up to engage health-conscious consumers by launching a first-of-its-kind, easy-to-blend version of the whole grain Quaker Oats consumers trust to the roster of boosts available in Jamba Juice stores…


Added by Lauren on July 30, 2013 at 1:29pm — No Comments

Kaleidoscope Center in Mission Viejo Brings Renowned Wineries to the 2013 Wines and Wishes

It's that time of year again when wine lovers will gather for one of Orange County’s premier wine tasting events at the 2013 Wines and Wishes – Summer Wine Tour at Kaleidoscope Center for an evening of starry skies, petite cuisine and fine wines on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Featuring wines from more than 18 wineries including renowned Cakebread Wine…


Added by Lauren on July 29, 2013 at 1:39pm — No Comments

New Yogurtland Flavor Kosmic Fruit Kaboom Sorbet Combines Fruit and Spinach For a Refreshing Summer Treat

"Where's the kaboom? There was supposed to be an earth-shattering kaboom!" Fret no longer because the boom has arrived as Yogurtland’s zany summer of Looney Tunes-inspired flavors continues with the introduction of Kosmic Fruit Kaboom sorbet. This new flavor, inspired by Marvin the Martian, is out-of-this-world delicious and better for you with pineapple, lime, banana…


Added by Lauren on July 28, 2013 at 3:24am — No Comments

Chef Series Episode Seven: Executive Chef Andrew Sutton, Napa Rose

In an effort to highlight the evolution of dining in Orange County, the Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau (AOCVCB) is launching the OC Chef Series, a chef-inspired video web series showcasing the diverse range of culinary options and talent that exists throughout this well-known Southern California destination. From favorite neighborhood eateries to extravagant five-star restaurants, the series will give viewers a look at what inspires the chefs to create innovative…


Added by Lauren on July 26, 2013 at 7:17pm — No Comments

Wild Goose to Host First Annual Luau & Pig Roast

Hele mei hoohiwahiwa! We may be stuck on the mainland but there's no reason why we can't all "come celebrate" Hawaiian style at Wild Goose Tavern's First Annual Luau & Pig Roast! The luau is set for Sunday, August 4 from 11am to 6pm. Open less than a year, the popular Costa Mesa venue, has committed to donating 50% of all event sales to the Newport Beach-based…


Added by Lauren on July 26, 2013 at 2:30am — No Comments

Taco Bell Becomes First Quick Service Restaurant to Discontinue Kid's Meals and Toys Nationally

Taco Bell has announced that it will discontinue kid's meals and toys at its U.S. restaurants, becoming the first national quick service restaurant chain to do so. Select restaurants will begin the removal in July, with nationwide implementation anticipated by January 2014.

"As we continue our journey of being a better, more relevant Taco Bell, kid's meals and toys…


Added by Lauren on July 25, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Outback Steakhouse Plays it Cool this Summer, Unveils New Mini Milkshakes

Something MINI is doing BIG things at Outback. Outback Steakhouse is shakin' up the dessert menu this summer with the addition of new, hand-crafted Mini Milkshakes starting at just $2.99*. Made to order with creamy Blue Bell® Homemade Ice Cream, each Mini Milkshake is topped with house-made whipped cream and available in a variety of flavors including, Vanilla, Chocolate,…


Added by Lauren on July 25, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Jamba Juice Hosts Free Kids Smoothie Day On July 27 In Support Of Children's Nutrition

Jamba Juice will be hosting a Jamba Kids™ Free Smoothie Day on Saturday, July 27 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at select participating Jamba® locations. To bring awareness to the Jamba Kids Meal and to provide kids with nutritious and delicious on-the-go choices this summer, participating Jamba Juice® stores will give away a free 9.5oz Jamba Kids smoothie to all children ages 8 and…


Added by Lauren on July 25, 2013 at 2:23pm — No Comments

BRUXIE Gourmet Waffle Sandwiches to open 6th Location in Irvine

Woo Hoo! Bruxie has announced that it will open its sixth unique eatery in Southern California in Irvine on August 6, 2013. The restaurant, which focuses on a menu of more than a dozen savory and sweet gourmet waffle sandwich offerings, is located at Culver and Walnut (14376 Culver Drive, Irvine) at the Heritage Plaza Center.

The development of this location will…


Added by Lauren on July 25, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Live Nation to Serve Locally Grown Produce, Meat from Responsibly-Raised Animals and New Vegetarian Options

Live Nation has announced that it will begin serving locally grown produce, meat products certified under animal welfare programs recognized by The Humane Society of the United States, and for the first time, will introduce vegetarian meal options in its 38 owned and operated amphitheaters across North America.

Beginning this month, the produce that tops the hundreds…


Added by Lauren on July 25, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Hooters Challenges Americans to Eat One Million Wings on National Chicken Wing Day with All-You-Can-Eat Deal

Hooters has issued a challenge to chicken wing enthusiasts across the nation: Unite on Monday, July 29 to collectively consume one million wings on National Chicken Wing Day. In honor of the national holiday, Hooters locations across the country will offer a $12.99 all-you-can-eat wing deal to help rally fans around one unifying goal.

Each Hooters guest will receive a…


Added by Lauren on July 24, 2013 at 8:14pm — No Comments

Buffalo Wild Wings Changes the Game with New Craft Brew

Wings, Beer, Sports...Buffalo Wild Wings wants to change the game by offering a new beer, from Redhook Brewery, that was designed to pair perfectly with eating wings and watching sports. To brew a beer made for sports fans, Redhook tapped into Buffalo Wild Wings’ most loyal Guests to better understand what type of beer they would prefer while watching a game and for direction…


Added by Lauren on July 24, 2013 at 8:07pm — No Comments

New Late Night Happy Hours! Sun -Thurs 8.00 pm - CLOSE

Small bites $12

(choice of two)…


Added by Tamarind of London on July 24, 2013 at 7:48pm — No Comments

The Cheesecake Factory Celebrates National Cheesecake Day by Offering Any Slice at Half Price

The Cheesecake Factory, known for its more than 30 legendary flavors of cheesecake, celebrates National Cheesecake Day on July 30 by offering dine-in guests any slice of cheesecake for half price*. The Cheesecake Factory also celebrates summer and s’mores season by turning America’s classic campfire treat into a new culinary experience debuting its new Toasted Marshmallow…


Added by Lauren on July 24, 2013 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Knott's Scary Farm Opens the Gates of Terror

BOO! You didn't see that coming right? It's never too early to start planning for a wonderfully frightening night at Knott’s Scary Farm. You are in for a real treat and lots of tricks this Halloween season as the curtain is pulled back on wall to wall terror. The event which has welcomed millions of visitors over the years is a tradition for those who live the macabre. This…


Added by Lauren on July 24, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Beat the Heat with a FREE Ice Cream Social at Whole Foods

Remember running after the neighborhood ice cream truck with a group of friends and how you had to quickly lick up each delicious drop of your frozen treat as it melted in the summer heat? Don’t let that that sticky smile be just a sweet memory. On Saturday, July 27th run down to your nearest Whole Foods Market® and chill out at our ice cream social!



Added by Lauren on July 24, 2013 at 1:58pm — No Comments

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