August 2018 Blog Posts (25)

Restaurateurs Marín And Chef Noah von Blöm To Open New Concept In Newport Beach

The award-winning husband-and-wife team behind DirtySexyHappiness Hospitality Group are opening a new concept in Newport Beach this fall. Restaurateurs Marín and Chef Noah von Blöm will open ARC Butcher & Baker, which will feature premium cuts of meat, fresh-baked bread, and family-style to-go offerings to Newport Beach’s historic Cannery Village.

“ARC Butcher…


Added by Kelli on August 30, 2018 at 12:19pm — No Comments

Farmer Boys Rewards Customers For Donations Made During Fundraising Campaign

Farmer Boys has begun their 18th annual fundraiser supporting Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital (LLUCH), which will take place at participating California locations through October 8, 2018. Guests who donate $1 will receive two free slices of thick, double-smoked bacon or a free hand-smashed avocado add-on on their next visit when they show their donation receipt.…


Added by Kelli on August 29, 2018 at 11:40am — No Comments

Cheese Wednesdays at SideDoor Monthly Creamery Continue

SideDoor has announced the creameries that will be featured in the popular monthly Cheese Takeovers planned through January 2019. The third Wednesday of each month will highlight a curated portfolio of artisanal cheeses from various boutique creameries. SideDoor’s own certified cheese monger, Tracy Nelsen, will be on hand at each takeover to educate…


Added by Kelli on August 29, 2018 at 11:37am — No Comments

Oktoberfest’s Beloved Grilled Bratwurst Sausages Are Back At Wienerschnitzel

The wait is over for Wienerschnitzel® fans! The world’s largest hot dog chain is once again serving its beloved bratwurst sausages as the star of Oktoberfest, Sept. 10 through Oct. 28th.

One of Wienerschnitzel’s most popular celebrations of the year, the limited-time promotion offers hot dog lovers a localized version of the iconic German folk festival started in 1810.…


Added by Kelli on August 28, 2018 at 1:22pm — No Comments

Del Taco Thinks Outside The Box With Its Two For Five Classic Burrito Deal

For a limited time, Del Taco guests can choose any two classic burritos for just $5. Certain five-dollar restaurant deals are simply too big for a box, and Del Taco is now delivering unmatched craveable value by letting guests choose any two of its flavorful and freshly-prepared Classic Burritos for just five dollars, for a limited time only.**

“Five dollar box deals…


Added by Kelli on August 27, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Portillo’s Offers Free Delivery through Sunday, September 2

Now through Sunday, September 2, Portillo’s, the Chicago-style fast casual brand is waiving delivery fees on all orders $15 or more at all locations nationwide.

For customers looking to feed their whole team, Portillo’s offers a variety of delivery catering options, including the brand’s Fast Packs. Fast Pack orders provide 8-24 servings of ready-to-eat sandwiches,…


Added by Kelli on August 27, 2018 at 12:17pm — No Comments

Gear Up for Football Season with Complimentary Wings at Grasslands Meat Market

Football season is starting soon and Grasslands Meat Market is getting prepared. Catch any college or NFL game on one of Grasslands multiple television screens throughout the bar, and enjoy a complimentary order of (5) BBQ chicken wings with the purchase of any (2) beers. Available all season long, the house wings are tender and crispy, served fresh after being smoked over a…


Added by Kelli on August 24, 2018 at 4:00pm — No Comments

The Ecology Center Announces Plans To Expand

The Ecology Center is thrilled to announce expansion plans for the farmland property will begin on October 1. The Ecology Center’s current footprint in San Juan Capistrano spans one-acre, and the expansion will increase the property to 28 acres total. The announcement is just one of many milestones for the Orange-County based nonprofit committed to inspiring communities…


Added by Kelli on August 23, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Grand Opening of New Brea Jimboy's Tacos

Jimboy’s Tacos will celebrate the Grand Opening of its newest Orange County location on Tuesday, August 28th. Beginning at noon, guests will receive a free Original Ground Beef Taco with any in-store purchase. The Brea location is the second Jimboy’s Tacos to open in Orange County this summer and is the third in Orange County overall, which includes Anaheim and Huntington…


Added by Kelli on August 23, 2018 at 12:46pm — No Comments

No Kid Hungry and Tommy Bahama Partner Once Again To Fight Hunger

Tommy Bahama is partnering with No Kid Hungry to fight childhood hunger in America. Guests who visit any Tommy Bahama restaurant, full priced U.S. retail store or outlet location as well throughout the month of September will be given the opportunity to make a $5 donation to No Kid Hungry. As an expression of gratitude for the donation, guests will receive a…


Added by Kelli on August 22, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

George's Cafe Launches New Menu

On the heels of its recent name change, George’s Café (formerly Center 360) has announced a newly refreshed menu. The menu features a selection of chef-driven small plates, snacks, and sides such as the Fried Pickles and Poke Nachos; scratch-made soups including Tomato Basil Bisque; vegetable forward salads like the Jolly Green Chop; elevated sandwiches including the Grilled…


Added by Kelli on August 22, 2018 at 12:38pm — No Comments

Fall Culinary Events Happening At Hotel Irvine

The highlight of the season is Hotel Irvine’s annual Eat, Drink & Be Scary Party with its judged Halloween costume competition. New seasonal offerings include Wasabi Wednesdays featuring specialty sushi and California rolls at EATS Kitchen & Bar; Tapas Fridays also at EATS; and Moscow Mule Fridays at Red Bar and Lounge with seasonal signature versions of mules. In…


Added by Kelli on August 22, 2018 at 12:06pm — No Comments

Bad to the Bone BBQ Celebrates The Rodeo with Cocktails and Country Concert

Orange County and Bad to the Bone BBQ have gone country! Bad to the Bone BBQ will unveil a selection of barbecue, a cocktail and entertainment in celebration of the annual Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo on Saturday, Aug. 25, beginning at 7 p.m. Award-winning barbecue, cocktails, live country music and dancing are on the menu throughout the week.

To kick off the…


Added by Kelli on August 22, 2018 at 11:49am — No Comments

The Dos and Don’ts of HCG Diet

The HCG Diet is one of the most popular diets these days. You see advertisements, you read articles about it and you hear people claim how it has worked for them and helped them lose 10,20,30 etc. pounds. But even if hundreds of people tell you how it has worked for them and you get yourself the HCG drops but if you don’t follow some guidelines, you will not be successful and may just…


Added by Misty Jhones on August 20, 2018 at 4:32pm — No Comments

Dead Ringer Live at TAPS Fish House & Brewery

Head over to TAPS Fish House & Brewery every Saturday in August for live music on the patio. Enjoy TAPS menu of fresh seafood, prime steaks, handcrafted cocktails and award-winning beer while you listen to all of your favorite hits.  The lineup includes Dead Ringer on August 18th. Dead…


Added by Lauren on August 18, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

The Chori-Man , San Pedro CA

Recently I drove out to San Pedro, to visit The Chori-Man. I had the Zacatecano red chorizo, the Tolucan green chorizo, and I had two of the maple-habanero chorizo tacos. These tacos were some of the best chorizo tacos I've ever had! Full of flavor minus the…


Added by Patty Dimambro on August 17, 2018 at 9:51am — No Comments

Joining a whiskey of the month club

I'm considering joining a whiskey of the month club. Has anyone joined one already? Do you have a favorite or any feedback? 

Added by Gregg McPherson on August 16, 2018 at 10:31am — No Comments

Join TAPS Brea for a Farm & Raymond Vineyards Wine Dinner

Join TAPS Fish House & Brewery on Friday, August 24 at 6:30 p.m. for the latest in the series of the Farm & Vineyard Dinners. The four-course menu features locally sourced ingredients paired with fine wines from the Raymond collection. The farm-to-table experience begins with seasonal honeydew gazpacho with prawns and Riverdog Farm…


Added by Lauren on August 16, 2018 at 1:06am — No Comments

Taco Rosa Will Host The 6th Annual Battle Of The Tequileros In Newport Beach

Taco Rosa will host its 6th Annual “Battle of the Tequileros” on Sunday, September 23rd from 4-8 p.m. Bringing together 26+ different tequila and mezcal brands, this event benefits Operation of Hope Worldwide, a local non-profit providing free, life-changing surgeries and health care for children and adults in under-served areas of the world, while creating a self-sustaining…


Added by Kelli on August 14, 2018 at 11:15am — No Comments

Yalla Mediterranean Offers Plant-Based Options With Impossible Foods

Yalla Mediterranean has partnered with Impossible Foods to introduce a series of new plant-based Mediterranean options that are sure to have the tastebuds of both vegans and non-vegans thrilled. The partnership brings a number of new items to Yalla’s menu, including the Impossible Plate, Impossible Wrap, and Impossible Salad.…


Added by Kelli on August 9, 2018 at 5:00pm — No Comments

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