Displaying all articles tagged:


  1. The O.C.
    Patina Invades Irvine Food CourtPark Plaza includes an express version of Nick + Stef’s and the company’s East Coast outlets like Cucina & Co.
  2. Umami Ubiquity
    Umami Burger Launching Irvine LocationComing to the Irvine Spectrum Amphitheater, this will be the fourteenth location ion the series of Japanese-kissed burger joints.
  3. Chocoholism
    Irvine Unleashes World’s Biggest Chocolate SculptureThe 18,239-pound sculpture is a faithful recreation of the Mayan temple at Chichen Itza.
  4. Sin City
    An O.C. Mexican Restaurant Opening This Summer in VegasJavier’s will be translated into a Dodd Mitchell-designed Vegas eatery.
  5. Beer Me
    Is Pliny the Younger Worth the Wait?Six tipsy strangers at Pasadena’s Haven Gastropub weigh in on the coveted beer’s hype and offer their opinion on the final results.
  6. Coming Soon
    House of Balsamic Building An Academy in IrvineOwner Manrico Mincuzzi is on a mini-tour of the city promoting the vinegar’s culinary and artistic uses.
  7. Top Chef Alumni Newsletter
    Top Chef Tour Bus in Irvine TodayNow’s your chance to join a Quickfire Challenge.
  8. Empire Building
    Alain Giruad Bringing Anisette to IrvineO.C. lost Drago but will gain a brasserie from an L.A. legend.
  9. Freebies
    Veggie Grill Wants Your Virgins…To FeedA healthy chain seeks new recruits.
  10. Truckin’
    Piaggio on Wheels and Taco Dawg Trucks Hit O.C.Gourmet hot dogs, tacos, and Argentine cuisine are offered at the latest mobile food vehicles.
  11. Neighborhood Watch
    Nate ‘n Al Expands To Thousand Oaks; Piccolo Expands with New Dining RoomA deli classic adds a location to The Valley and Venice’s best Italian expands internally.
  12. Openings
    The Veggie Grill Sprouts Up In West Hollywood Tomorrow100% vegetarian comfort food comes lands on The Sunset Strip.
  13. crime scenes
    Golden State Foods Employee Killed by RobotRobot killed food worker