Finally a Neighborhood Bar in the OC – Wild Goose Tavern, Costa Mesa, CA

On November 9, 2012, in Orange County, Orange County, by Mrs SNFoodies

When I first got wind that a new bar was opening in Costa Mesa, I was not that interested. But then I heard that it would have good pub food, cocktails made with fresh ingredients, a pretty extensive whiskey collection as well as small-batch spirits, they had my attention! I anxiously awaited its opening day […]

Who is Your Favorite Local Food Truck Blog?

On October 31, 2012, in Announcement, by satnightfoodies

Mobile Cuisine Magazine is running a contest trying to find readers favorite Food Truck Blog. We have been nominated and would love your support. Please vote for us here: You can only vote once but please support us!! Thank you very much! Saturday Night Foodies

Inaugural OC Brew Ho Ho! Holiday Ale Festival – December 8, 2012

On October 30, 2012, in Events, by satnightfoodies

Saturday, December 8, the producers of Orange County’s “Best Craft Beer Festival,” the OC Brew Ha Ha, are pleased to present the inaugural OC Brew Ho Ho! Holiday Ale Festival at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim. Award-winning Southern California breweries will be pouring over 50 craft and import beers in support of Yellow Ribbon America […]

JT Schmid’s Introduces New Menu Items and the Bigger Badder Asser Burger

On October 28, 2012, in Special Menu, by Mrs SNFoodies

On November 5, JT Schmid’s Restaurant and Brewery will introduce new menu items to its already extensive list. New appetizers include coconut shrimp, jumbo shrimp, butterflied, covered in fresh shaved coconut and deep fried, and flatbread pizzas such as Margherita, wild mushroom, roasted pear and blue cheese. Entrees include a jalapeño mac and cheese, made […]

Halloween Foodtacular Food Truck Fare (After Dark) – OC Fair – Wednesday, October 31, 2012

On October 26, 2012, in Food Truck Gathering, by satnightfoodies

Oct 31, 2012 05:30 PM – 09:00 PM Food Truck Fare – Wednesday (After Dark) Location: OC Fair & Event Center – Pacific Amphitheatre Box Office Event Description: Food Truck Fare will get spooky with the Halloween Foodtacular with a variety of gourmet food trucks with Halloween-themed menu items, music by Urban DJ Academy, cash […]

Thanksgiving Dinner Simplified: Let Lucca Roast While You Toast

On October 22, 2012, in Special Menu, by satnightfoodies

Chef Cathy’s Traditional Thanksgiving Meals with Free-Range Turkeys and all the Trimmings Available for Takeout This Thanksgiving, diners will be able to start their own traditions with a little assistance from Chef Cathy Pavlos at LUCCA, who is offering to handle everything from shopping for groceries and scrubbing roasting pans, to worrying about whether the […]

Now this is Real Hawaiian Food! – Ono Hawaiian Foods, Honolulu, HI

On October 21, 2012, in Hawaii, Travel, by satnightfoodies

Ono Hawaiian Foods is a hole in the wall that has been around for a really long time. Different awards and autographed celebrity headshots line their simple walls. The staff is super friendly, service is fast and the food is to die for authentic Hawaiian Food. Menu consists of items like laulau, lomi lomi salmon, […]

A Cottage in Waikiki – ­Cream Pot – Honolulu, HI

On October 21, 2012, in Hawaii, Travel, by Mrs SNFoodies

Driving around in downtown Waikiki can sometimes be a challenge because of the many one-way roads. However, on this trip, when we kept being forced to turn left on Niu Street we noticed a quaint cottage-looking place on the corner. After driving past it for the fifth time, I decided to look it up on […]

All Aboard! Progressive Dinner on Queen Mary – Long Beach, CA

On October 21, 2012, in Los Angeles, by Mrs SNFoodies

We were invited to participate in a progressive dinner on the Queen Mary. To be honest, until we received the invitation, we had not really given much thought about the Queen Mary in a long time. For locals, most of us think of the ship as an “attraction” for tourists to visit and often forget […]

Craft Cocktail Recipe: #101412 Apple Cider and Aged Bourbon

On October 14, 2012, in Cocktails, Craft Cocktail Recipes, by satnightfoodies

After some more testing with unpasteurized fresh pressed apple cider from Julian, California Kim knocked this one out of the park. If you missed #101212 make sure you check that one out if you want to try something with Gin. Now back to #101412, the smell itself will grab you, and make sure you use […]