Chef/Owner of LUCCA Opens New California, Wine Country-inspired Farmhouse Provenance – Newport Beach, CA

On March 30, 2014, in Orange County, by satnightfoodies

Executive chef and restaurateur Cathy Pavlos has opened a second restaurant, Provenance, a new dining concept in Newport Beach, designed to deliver elements of California’s wine country. The new restaurant took over the space where Sage Restaurant used to be in the Eastbluff shopping center. Provenance is an adaptive reuse project, which is beautifully designed […]

Finally Coming out West – Bobby's Burger Palace – Las Vegas, NV

On February 24, 2014, in Las Vegas, by satnightfoodies

I have been waiting for this for about 2 years, ever since I had my first experience at a Bobby’s Burger Palace in New Jersey. This one in Las Vegas was just as good. Still can’t wait for them to build one in Southern California but until them I will continue to enjoy these creative […]

Great Seafood in the Middle of Paso – Pier 46 Seafood – Templeton, CA

On November 28, 2013, in Paso Robles, Travel, by satnightfoodies

The Paso Robles region is an interesting conundrum for us. There region is bursting with amazing wine but the food choices are limited. As foodies, even if we go to Paso for the wine, we can’t help but want to have good food too. Don’t get me wrong, Paso has its fair share of high-end […]

Great Lobster Roll and Friendly People – Red’s Eats – Wiscasset, ME

On July 19, 2013, in Maine, by satnightfoodies

While on our foodie tour of the Northeast, Kim and I were told to check out Red’s Eats with promise of the best lobster roll in Maine. Kim also found them on every single top lobster roll list when she searched the web. We were hesitant to try them because they were about 40 miles […]

From Food Truck to Brick and Mortar, Still Awesome – Grill’em All – Alhambra, CA

On July 17, 2013, in Los Angeles, TV Food, by satnightfoodies

One of my favorite gourmet food trucks was Grill’em All. Yes, the same Grill’em All that won the first season of FoodNetwork’s Great Food Truck Race. They would pop in to the OC every once in a while and we would go wait in the long lines just so we could stuff our faces. About […]

Unexpected Surprise while Walking the Streets of Boston – Marliave – Boston, MA

On July 15, 2013, in Massachusetts, Travel, by satnightfoodies

It’s Memorial Day of our New England foodie tour and we’d been anxiously waiting for a respectable hour to try Drink, a local watering hole in Boston known for its speakeasy vibe and craft cocktails. However, unbeknownst to us, the bar was closed on this holiday. After walking what felt like all of Boston proper, […]

Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop – Costa Mesa, CA

On June 25, 2013, in Orange County, by satnightfoodies

We recently tried Greenleaf, a fast -casual dining restaurant that opened its first Orange County outpost in Costa Mesa. The gourmet chopshop, as they are known, is a healthy concept that prides itself on using fresh and healthy ingredients as well as being built in environmentally conscious locations using recycled and compostable products. They make […]

The Hunt for Great Fried Clams Around New England Leads to J.T. Farnham's – Essex, MA

On June 2, 2013, in Massachusetts, Travel, by satnightfoodies

Recently Kim and I took a foodie tour from Maine, to Boston, through Cape Cod and Rhode Island. As you can probably imagine we had a lot of wonderful food and drinks. One thing we looked forward to and tried at many places were fried clams. These were whole belly fried clams versus clam strips […]

Grand Opening: Bruxie Gourmet Waffle Sandwiches in Downtown Huntington Beach

On April 24, 2013, in Announcement, Orange County, by satnightfoodies

We were invited to try out the newest Bruxie now open in Downtown Huntington Beach. Love the location and as always the food was incredible. The restaurant, which focuses on a menu of more than a dozen savory and sweet gourmet waffle sandwich offerings, will be located one block East of PCH at The Strand […]

"When the Dog Bites, When the Bee Stings" – Invitation Only at Playground – Santa Ana, CA

On March 27, 2013, in Orange County, Photo Gallery, Special Menu, Yummy Eats, by satnightfoodies

I received a call from Jason Quinn, a local chef that we first met when he was the chef on the popular gourmet food truck, The Lime Truck. Yes, the same Jason that helped take The Lime Truck to victory in the second season of Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Since then, he has […]