December 2018 Blog Posts (30)

Moulin Will Open Their Third Location At The Historic Casino San Clemente

Moulin will be doubling its number of stores in 2019, Proprietor Laurent Vrignaud’s growing Moulin brand expands with his French antique store set to open in Newport Beach early January and the brand’s third bistro location in San Clemente set to open in March.

Moulin’s third bistro will open at the historic Casino San Clemente (120 W Avenida Pico).…


Added by Kelli on December 28, 2018 at 10:40am — No Comments

New Year's Dining At The Dock

Have a Happy New Year’s Eve at The Dock in Newport Beach



First Course

Red Wine Poached Pear

Butter Lettuce, Wild Arugula, Saint Agur, Cinnamon Candied Almonds, Fig…


Added by Kelli on December 28, 2018 at 10:31am — No Comments

Grasslands Meat Market Presents A Happy New Year Hoedown

Ring in the New Year at Grasslands Meat Market’s Happy New Year Hoedown on Monday, December 31 from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Bring along your friends and family to experience a country music celebration featuring a gourmet dinner buffet with elevated barbecue offerings like Grilled Lobster Tails and Smoked Beef Tenderloin, an array of seasonal sides, and mouthwatering…


Added by Kelli on December 28, 2018 at 10:09am — No Comments

Ocean At Main Is Now Serving Brunch On Saturday And Sunday

The kitchen crew at Ocean at Main are now offering a winning Brunch Menu on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Diners will enjoy all their favorites prepared with Chef Craig Strong's Coastal Cuisine influence and plated with panache – along with unexpected pizza variations baked in the restaurant’s traditional brick oven. It’s all being served in this…


Added by Kelli on December 28, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

Easy and Affordable Catering Ideas for your Wedding in Birmingham

Planning a wedding is not only stressful: it is also expensive. From the venue to the catering services, you can end up looking at a substantial amount of money. Although there is not much you can do about the cost of the venue, you can do something about the catering. By choosing more affordable and more creative ideas for your wedding in Birmingham, you can…


Added by Misty Jhones on December 18, 2018 at 3:43pm — No Comments

AnQi Presents Havana’s Barrio Chino New Year’s Eve Celebration

December 31, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. (á la carte 5-7 p.m.; countdown 8 p.m.; bottomless champagne 7:30 p.m.) 

Join AnQi by House of AN for an extraordinary New Year's Eve celebration as the renowned restaurant transforms into Havana Nights in Barrio Chino. Guests will revel in theatrical performances, live music,…


Added by lauren modry on December 16, 2018 at 5:20pm — No Comments

Holiday Cocktails Recipes

Mount Gay Rum - Ring in this year’s holiday season with Mount Gay Rum and turn your holiday season of entertaining into an extraordinary one. You’ll be sure to impress your holiday guests with your mixology skills using the below easy-to make recipes for your next at-home gathering.

Toasted Almond

  • 2oz Mount…

Added by Kelli on December 14, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Christmas Dining Aboard the Queen Mary

This holiday season the Queen Mary is offering special holiday menus in all of her famous restaurants: Sir Winston’s, the Chelsea and the Promenade Cafe. Award-winning chefs will prepare festive cuisine while guests enjoy fine wines and spirits, impeccable service and breathtaking views of the Long Beach coastline.

In the Grand Salon, the ship’s…


Added by Kelli on December 14, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

SideDoor Presents the Ultimate Cheese & Charcuterie Backyard Party

SideDoor presents the Cheese & Charcuterie Backyard Party Wednesday, January 16, 2019 from 6 to 9 p.m. with a special Cheese Education Class from 5-6 p.m. Known for its award-winning cheese and charcuterie offerings, SideDoor started the monthly series to highlight unique creameries, dedicating one evening a month to small batch cheesemakers and specialty…


Added by Kelli on December 12, 2018 at 3:34pm — No Comments

KFI Raises $400,000+ And 40,000+ LBs Of Pasta & Sauce For Caterina's Club

The numbers are in! KFI-AM 640 has raised more than $400,000 cash and 44,315 lbs of pasta and sauce at its 8th annual Pasta-Thon for OC’s very own Caterina’s Club. In addition, Sir Bruno Serato, founder of the nonprofit, sold 170 copies of his new hardbound book, “The Power of Pasta,” with all proceeds earmarked to feed well over 4,000 underprivileged children…


Added by Kelli on December 12, 2018 at 2:47pm — No Comments

Cultivation Kitchen Brings Picked-With-A-Purpose Offerings To Orange County

Cultivation Kitchen is coming to Orange County, the restaurant will plant its first location at Farmers Park in the heart of Downtown Anaheim at the Packing District this winter. Cultivation Kitchen will serve healthy and organic food and beverage items with ingredients sourced from local farms and purveyors. The goal of the restaurant is to nourish the…


Added by Kelli on December 12, 2018 at 2:41pm — No Comments

Descanso Introduces Weekday Happy Hour

Descanso is now offering a weekday Happy Hour that highlights the authentic Mexican flavors the restaurant has become known for. The Happy Hour menu is offered Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and focuses on Beer, Wine and Craft Cocktails, as well as street-inspired Classic Central Mexican dishes. Guests can opt for dishes like Elote Asado made with…


Added by Kelli on December 11, 2018 at 2:37pm — No Comments

The Ecology Center Looks Back at a Decade of Transformation

The Ecology Center is pleased to announce a decade of impact, and setting the groundwork for the next ten years. Focused on sharing solutions-based ecological principles through three core initiatives that seek to transform how we grow, eat, and make, the non-profit organization has become a destination where people from across the region help plant seeds,…


Added by Kelli on December 11, 2018 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Del Taco Test Beyond Meat® Tacos

Del Taco Restaurants has announced the expansion of its Beyond Tacos test to San Diego. Beginning Thursday, December 13th, Del Taco, the first Mexican fast food chain to offer Beyond Meat’s plant-based protein option, will be testing Beyond Tacos – made with Del Taco’s seasoned Beyond Meat recipe – at 16 locations in San Diego, and five in Los Angeles, Orange,…


Added by Kelli on December 11, 2018 at 12:52pm — No Comments

Fashion Island Hotel Winter Dining

Fashion Island Hotel creates an environment that is perfectly inviting for sipping and dining throughout the winter months. When the weather in SoCal starts getting fashionably chilly, guests will want to be part of the culinary experiences at Oak Grill, including Chef Brittany Valles continuing Dinner Series, a Louis XIII Dinner and Macallan Dinner. There…


Added by Kelli on December 11, 2018 at 12:43pm — No Comments

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort with BOOTS ON THE BEACH

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort welcomes a star-studded country music lineup for their second annual Boots on the Beach New Year’s Eve celebration, Monday, December 31, 2018 from 5 p.m.–1:30 a.m. Kicking off the new year in country style, nationally touring headliners, A Thousand Horses will be joined by popular ‘90s rock-turned-country band, Lit, along with…


Added by Kelli on December 7, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Fuego Brings In 2019 With Five-Course Dinner And Party Packages

Fuego at Hotel Maya will ring in 2019 with two delicious five-course dinners and party packages on Monday, December 31 from 5-8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Guests will also enjoy an outstanding view of the spectacular fireworks from the Queen Mary at midnight. Fuego offers a unique seaside setting featuring 13-foot-tall glass walls that fully retract with seating inside…


Added by Kelli on December 7, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Celebrate Christmas At Acapulco

Enjoy a Special Christmas Brunch Buffet with Ham and Tri-Tip Carving Stations, Made-to-order omelets, Taco bar, Waffle station, Hot specialty items, Traditional menudo, Salads, Agua Frescas, Seasonal fruit, desserts and Bottomless mimosas. Regular dining menu will be offered from 3pm to close.

$26.99 Adults and $8.99 Kids: Glendale, Costa Mesa, Downey,…


Added by Kelli on December 7, 2018 at 11:54am — No Comments

The Ecology Center Presents 2019 Farm Share Program

The Ecology Center has announced that registration for the 2019 Farm Share program is now available for the Winter/Spring season. Farm Share is The Ecology Center’s new community supported agriculture (CSA) program, and begins on January 8, 2019 and runs for 16 weeks.

The purchase of a Farm Share offers eight curated boxes of nutritious, locally-grown,…


Added by Kelli on December 7, 2018 at 11:42am — No Comments

Join Dine Out Long Beach And Lasher's Kitchen On A Sip Trip To Santa Barbara

Dine Out Long Beach is hosting a curated Sip Trip to Santa Barbara’s Wine Country on Sunday, January 13 that includes a tour and tasting at Villa Angeli, the private estate of vintner Peter Stolpman, as well as a catered vineyard lunch at Pence Vineyards & Winery. Tickets are available for purchase at or – search “Long…


Added by Kelli on December 7, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

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