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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Andrew Corradini plays the outdoor fireplace lounge alongside The Cliff Restaurant from 5-8pm.
Beth & Steve Wood play at GG's Bistro from 6:30-9pm.
Skyloft goes has Country music band Smith starting at 6pm.
Marine Room is also offering a Country music option for your Sunday evening: JB and the Big Circle Riders play starting at 8pm.
The Heat play The Sandpiper Lounge starting at 9pm.
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Sawdust Art Festival’s "Winter Fantasy” offers plenty to do from 10am-7pm today.
If you want to pay to see “Aladdin and Hist Winter Wish,” today’s Noon show is sold out, but as of the time this post went live, there still four (4) tickets remaining for the 4pm showing. Visit www.LagunaPlayhouse.com for more info, but hurry!
An act named Lola and Tobin perform at The Ranch at Laguna Beach from 4-8pm.
Laguna Beach High School presents its 2017 Winter Dance Concert — “Balance,” a fundraiser for Breast Cancer Angels. For tickets for tonight’s 7pm show, visit www.LBHS.booktix.com.
Local not-for-prot No Square Theatre presents "Annie -The Musical" Saturday at 7:30pm this evening. Info and tickets are available online at www.NoSquare.org.
Robert Jon & the Wreck rock out at The Cliff Restaurant from 7-10pm (well, not exactly "at" the restaurant, but outside, just by it).
The 5,200-square-foot Park Avenue Plaza (located directly in front of Adonis Restaurant on the lower portion of Park Ave.) plays host to a free film night from 6-8pm featuring two MacGillivray Freeman films — “Everest" (1989 mountaineering documentary) and "Five Summer Stories” (1972 surf flick). Bring your own low-back chair and a blanket.
West Coast Strayz covers the hits at Marine Room from 9pm-close.
Past Action Heroes revisits the 80’s at Skyloft from 9pm-Midnight.
The Sandpiper Lounge wants to help you know The Strangers (they play from 9pm-close).
Starting at 10pm, take your Saturday night underground at Brussels Bistro (Official), where Euro-groove beats are expected to fill the restaurant/bar area until early tomorrow morning.