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  • The Gossiping Gourmet: The food is the thing at Broadway

    The Gossiping Gourmet: The food is the thing at Broadway
    Broadway has come to Laguna Beach. No, it's not another musical comedy but a restaurant inspired by that venerable New York avenue. In this case the "show" is the food. Amar Santana, who, as a very young man, cut his chops in the Big Apple at high-end...
  • Natural Perspectives: iCan't get enough of birding apps on iPad

    I bought myself an iPad 2 about three weeks ago and became instantly addicted. I should point out that Vic and I are long-time PC people, not Apple people. Well, we used to be anyway. Vic switched his desktop computer from a PC to Mac this year, so he'...
  • The Gossiping Gourmet: Cap off your day at Kappo Honda

    The Gossiping Gourmet: Cap off your day at Kappo Honda
    Kappo Honda is primarily an izakaya restaurant, but it does have a sushi bar in a separate room. Izakaya traditionally is a very casual drinking establishment that also serves small plates. In the U.S., it has morphed into an actual style of restaurant....
  • Fences causing controversy

    Fences causing controversy
    When Michael Novratil and his family moved into a house on Alabama Street two years ago, they got a special bonus from the city: a piece of municipally owned land in the backyard, complete with a fence, that provided a perfect place for their dogs to...
  • The Gossiping Gourmet: Hit Bayside for great bar food menu

    The Gossiping Gourmet: Hit Bayside for great bar food menu
    How can you get a reasonably priced meal at a very nice restaurant in these difficult economic times? Many fine restaurants are offering pre-fixe dinners and early bird specials, but we have found a particularly delicious and extensive bar food menu at...
  • The Gossiping Gourmet: Warmth and authenticity at Romeo Cucina

    The Gossiping Gourmet: Warmth and authenticity at Romeo Cucina
    Since our last visit to the Italian restaurant Romeo Cucina, it has had a touch up and so has the menu. The capacious room has a warm and inviting ambiance with its wood-burning oven as a focal point. The space is nicely lit and has an uncrowded...
  • Gossiping Gourmet: Sushi is best from Kasen

    Gossiping Gourmet: Sushi is best from Kasen
    Finding new restaurants to review is often an adventure and sometimes a challenge. We get press releases, read industry magazines, get recommendations from enthusiastic readers who have discovered some neighborhood spot and drive around looking for new...
  • The Gossiping Gourmet: Five Crowns remains a jewel in local dining

    The Gossiping Gourmet: Five Crowns remains a jewel in local dining
    The wife of a Scottish nobleman modeled the Five Crowns on a 12th century English country house when she built it in 1936. Originally called the Hurley Belle, it was a bed and breakfast catering to the Hollywood elite. Couples like Rita Hayworth with...
  • Greer's OC: Taco sales benefit research

    Greer's OC and the mobile Rasta Taco are teaming up to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. While enjoying awesome, mobile, street-style tacos at a location of your choice, Rasta Taco will donate 5% of the sales from mid-week...
  • Greer's OC: Good times on the Deck

    A new beachfront dining experience just launched at the Deck at Pacific Edge Hotel in Laguna Beach. It's the place to enjoy casual beach fare and fresh cocktails, watch surfers or kick back in a cabana while getting a massage. Chef Michael Ingrino...
  • Greer's OC: Claw your way toward Crab Tuesdays

    Experiencing a culinary delicacy doesn't get much better than Crab Tuesdays at AnQi Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar at South Coast Plaza. It's a rare weekly foodie event hosted by celebrity Chef Helene An, the matriarch and executive chef of all An Family...
  • Natural Perspectives: Birding in Big Bear more fun than a barrel of monkeyflowers

    Natural Perspectives: Birding in Big Bear more fun than a barrel of monkeyflowers
    Vic led a birding trip to Big Bear Lake recently for his senior citizen class in bird watching. I was more than happy to go with him because I love the San Bernardino Mountains. We drove up State Route 38 on a beautiful Friday morning, meeting the...