BY GLORMET Forest Avenue’s Restaurant Row was blessed in 2010 with ALESSA. The infectious charm of Owner and Chef, Alessandro Pirozzi, simply adds to the success of three dining establishments rooted in family recipes from Naples, Italy. Pirozzi, a certified Italian chef, credits his grandmother, Nona Ida, for introducing him to the wonders of cooking. […]
BY GLORMET “Always fresh, always French” describes Moulin Bistro, Epicerie, Cafe, Forest Avenue’s welcome replacement to longtime Scandia bakery. Noteworthy for summer is their version of a hot dog (haute dog). Savory pork sausage encased in a crusty baguette (made in-house) immediately hollowed out on a prominent spindle to retain heat and served in a […]
Overwhelmed by the countless choices for wellness on the market today? Felipe gives you the 411 on all the vitamins and supplements at Whole Foods, Laguna Beach. After 50 years of personal experimentation he’s devoted his knowledge to educating the public about health, nutrition, supplements, astrology, metaphysics and natural hygiene. His book, “Archetype for Health: […]
Owners Hande Gundogar of GG’s Cafe (shown left), and Sousanna Alexander (right) of Zeytoon Cafe both recreate Mediterranean style delicacies. Hande’s origin is Turkish and Sousanna is Syrian. Here’s what we learned about the women and their restaurants. 1. Name and how long in business? 1. GG’s Bistro, since February 2005-Gundogar family (two brothers and […]
Chef’s Table: Christopher Hunter of Wine Gallery This Long Island native brings bold, creative touches to the menu at this cozy wine bar and kitchen. Appetizer: Arugula Salad Main Course: Calabrese Pizza with house-made mozzarella Dessert: Chocolate Brownie Wine: Pinot Noir Order this entire meal between April 7-27 and receive your dessert free!
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Local artists will be on the Cobblestones at the south end of Main Beach selling their wares until 6pm.
The Laguna Art Museum if offering Family Art Studio until 4pm today.
Mozambique has Einstein on stage at 5pm, and reggae from Lesterfari and Kings Music starting at 7:30pm.
Lots of seats remain available for today’s 5:30pm performance of "12 Angry Men” at the Laguna Playhouse. Be part of the courtroom action in this classic drama in which 12 jurors decide the fate of a young man accused of murder. Stay afterward for a free post-show stage talk.
Andrew Corradini plays the outdoor fire pit alongside The Cliff Restaurant from 5-8pm.
At GG's Bistro, enjoy the smooth tunes of local's Steve and Beth Wood from 6:30-9pm.
Skyloft has country/pop band Smith at 6pm.
JB and The Big Circle Riders lasso the Marine Room from 8pm-close.
After 9 at The Sandpiper Lounge — get hot with The Heat!
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Bluebird Canyon Farms' annual Harvest Festival runs from 4-8pm today and features live music, food + drink, and tons of community spirit.Never been? Its located at 1085 Bluebird Canyon Dr.
'Lagunatics,' No Square Theatre's irreverent look back at the year that was in and around Laguna Beach, takes center stage starting at 7pm at 384 Legion St. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to watch a talented cast of local loonies as they take a loving poke at everything that makes Laguna Beach so unique.
The 19th Annual Laguna Plein Air Painters Association's Invitational Collectors Gala starts at 7pm this evening at Tivoli Too in the Canyon. Ticket holders may purchase art work immediately upon arriving. Can’t make it to tonight’s event (which costs $175/ticket)? Attend the free public art show and sale tomorrow — also at Tivoli Too at 777 Laguna Canyon Rd. — between 10am-5pm.
Jason Feddy plays the Hotel Laguna from 7-10pm.
Mozambique has Andrew Bloom Music starting at 9pm.
The West Coast Strayz cover the hits at Marine Room starting at 9pm.
Venson Quarles plays Skyloft from 9pm-close.
At The Sandpiper Lounge, enjoy what’s been referred to as the OC’s best cover band, The Trip - California Cover Rock Band, from 9pm-close.
Brussels Bistro (Official) is the hot spot for late night Euro-beats (from 10pm-close).