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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Make plans now to attend the Silicon Coastal Festival — a new event for our town celebrating culture, tech, and charity — at sourced., Laguna's Beach's co-working space at 950 Glenneyre St. Enjoy live music by Wolfmagic and Tommy Grimm from 5-10pm.
The Farmer’s Market will be in full bloom until Noon today (next to City Hall).
There’s a Children’s Crafts Open House at the Library from 9am-3pm.
Also at the Library, enjoy a "Literature Comes to Life” performance from 10:30-11:30am.
The Budrows light it up with “swamp rock” at The Cliff Restaurant from 7-10pm.
John Randall is tonight’s featured act in the Durban Room at Mozambique (show starts at 7pm).
No Square Theatre’s production of CHICAGO continues tonight. For times and tickets, visit www.NoSquare.org.
At Hotel Laguna, enjoy the musical stylings of local singer/songwriter Jason Feddy (in the OceanView Lounge from 8-11pm).
End your evening at Brussels Bistro (Official)’s Euro-style dance club from 10:30pm to close.
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