News: The Big Bite Bacon Fest at The Queen Mary – Long Beach, CA – August 2, 2014

On July 27, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Hot off the heels of the The Big Bite Bacon Fest at The San Diego County Fair, the sizzling pork adventure will travel north for its debut at the Queen Mary in Long Beach on August 2. The scent of sweet and savory pork delicacies will fill the air as local restaurants and chefs present […]

News: La Vida Cantina Mexican Restaurant & Bar Opens at The Triangle – Costa Mesa, CA

On July 21, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

La Vida Cantina, an authentic yet modern Mexican restaurant and bar, has opened at The Triangle in Costa Mesa. The restaurant will celebrate its grand opening with a ribbon cutting with the Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce and city officials on July 23 at 5 p.m., along with two upcoming fundraisers for local charities. On […]

News: Top Chef’s Shirley Chung Opens “Twenty Eight” Restaurant & Lounge – Irvine, CA

On July 14, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Orange County will soon be home to Twenty Eight Restaurant & Lounge, which will present a fresh, modern approach to traditional Chinese cuisine. Set to open in August, the new Irvine restaurant will bring a unique dining experience unlike any other in the region with a menu of contemporary Chinese dishes that utilize local, seasonal […]

News: Inaugural “Brew Hee Haw” Craft Beer Roundup at the OC Fair – July 11-13, 2014

On June 27, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

This summer, Brew Ha Ha Productions, creator of the most award winning craft beer festivals in Orange County, teams up with the OC Fair, voted BEST Fair in Southern California, to unveil BHHP’s newest craft brew experience, theBrew Hee Haw Craft Beer Roundup. This inaugural event will be held opening weekend of the 2014 OC Fair, July 11 – 13 […]

News: Driftwood Kitchen Brings New Oceanfront Dining to Laguna Beach Now Open

On June 25, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

The oceanfront restaurant presents a dining experience featuring the freshest and finest seafood, steaks and hand-shucked oysters, alongside handcrafted cocktails, with breathtaking ocean views. Chef Rainer’s menu will feature innovative, yet approachable dishes including the following: Octopus “a la Plancha” Taco / Mexican wild shrimp / jicama-cilantro / avocado mousse / tomato-pineapple chutney Soft-Shell Crab / […]

News: Big Bite Bacon Dish San Diego Competition 2014 Finalists Announced

On June 24, 2014, in Events, Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Chef submissions for the Long Beach contest now open through July 11 The Big Bite Bacon Fest is invading the San Diego County Fair on July 5 and the Queen Mary in Long Beach on August 2. Both salty savory festivals will host the Big Bite Bacon Dish Competition, a battle of pro, amateur and […]

News: See What’s Cooking at the 2014 OC Fair including 23 Days of Food!

On June 23, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

The 2014 OC Fair is cooking up a delicious summer for Fairgoers. From July 11 to August 10, 2014, the OC Fair is serving summer fun, along with culinary events and new Fair food that are definitely worth the trip. See what’s cooking at this year’s Fair: Chicken Charlie is introducing the new-for-2014 Deep-Fried Doritos and Deep-Fried Chicken […]

News: Dig Lounge Launches #CraftWineLA with SAARLOOS + Sons Family Winery

On June 4, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Everyone has heard of the craft beer movement. Turning our backs on mass-produced beer and opting in for local brew. The craft beer market is stronger than ever. Craft beer makers have mobilized their consumers around a set of shared principles to advocate on their behalf! Not only to drink craft beer, but to ask […]

News: Tortilla Republic Grill & Margarita Bar Opens in Laguna Beach- June 3, 2014

On June 2, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Tortilla Republic, recognized for inventive Mexican fare within an inviting yet stylish setting at its locations in West Hollywood and Kauai, officially opens its doors in the beautiful coastal community of Laguna Bach, CA on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Developed by Tortilla Republic’s Consulting Chef Cathy Shyne, the modern Mexican menu is inspired by fresh […]

News: ARC Launches Summer Cocktail Menu with Juleps & Swizzles – May 2014

On May 26, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

ARC Bar Chef Koire Rogers has launched a new Summer Bar Menu of Julep-inspired craft cocktails featuring a swizzle stick as part of his new lineup of libations with a fresh focus. Beginning in the late 18th century, it was prescribed by doctors for its perceived medicinal qualities. The concoction has since evolved into a […]