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The Crack Shack Comes to Costa Mesa On November 20, 2017

The Crack Shack Comes to Costa Mesa On November 20, 2017

I have been watching Bravo’s “Top Chef” show for as long as I can remember – and over the years, I’ve visited a handful of restaurants from the cheftestants. I also attended one iteration of ‘Top Chef: The Tour“! So, imagine my excitement when I […]

Backyard Barbecue & Brews at Tommy Bahama!

Backyard Barbecue & Brews at Tommy Bahama!

Backyard barbecues are almost synonymous with summertime. You can’t beat having friends gathered around a hot grill waiting for burgers and hot dogs, sipping on cold beers and enjoying the longer days. So it’s fitting that from now through August, Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar has unveiled […]

Falasophy, Downtown Santa Ana, 4th Street Market

Falasophy, Downtown Santa Ana, 4th Street Market

On a Saturday afternoon, I was invited as a media guest to enjoy some food at Falasophy, a fast casual Lebanese food concept located in 4th Street Market in Downtown Santa Ana.  Flanked by Wingman and Sit Low Pho, Falasophy offers pitas, bowls, salads and […]

Don’t Snooze for Snooze An A.M. Eatery, in Tustin

Don’t Snooze for Snooze An A.M. Eatery, in Tustin

One unfortunate afternoon, I noticed the tire pressure light come on in my car.  I went to my local gas station and filled up all four of my tires to pressure, but I noticed that one in particular was quite low. The light went away […]

Twenty Eight Restaurant & Lounge in Irvine

Twenty Eight Restaurant & Lounge in Irvine

As many of you know, I have been a longtime fan of the Bravo television series “Top Chef”.  I have watched every single season when it aired (not after the fact) and even watch the Last Chance Kitchen series on BravoTV.com to make sure I […]