Unexpected Late Saturday Breakfast with Craft Cocktails – Hopscotch – Fullerton, CA

On February 4, 2013, in Orange County, by satnightfoodies

Kim and I were finally able to get over to Hopscotch Tavern in downtown Fullerton. We wanted to try their craft cocktails but heard mixed reviews when it first opened. I am glad we waited because it gave them a chance to work through the “just opened” kinks. We walked in from the back parking […]

Craft Cocktail Recipe: #020213 Blood Orange (Moscow) Mule

On February 2, 2013, in Cocktails, by satnightfoodies

I am still on the blood orange kick. As long as they are fresh, I just have the need to use them. Moscow Mule is a very easy drink to make. Three ingredients with a little stir over ice and you are done. We added our own twist, just because we can! Adding the blood […]

OC Restaurant Week Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary February 24 – March 2, 2013

On February 2, 2013, in Events, by satnightfoodies

100+ Restaurants Confirmed for the Milestone Celebration Kick-Off Party with 20 Restaurants at Newport Beach Lexus February 23 The Orange County Restaurant Association will celebrate its fifth year producing the region’s fastest growing and most anticipated culinary event, Orange County Restaurant Week. The 2013 Orange County Restaurant Week will be held Sunday, February 24th through Saturday, March 2nd.  “As we enter our fifth […]

Craft Cocktail Recipe: #012013 Blood Orange Margarita

On January 20, 2013, in Craft Cocktail Recipes, by satnightfoodies

This recipe is one of the easiest and best margaritas I think I make.  I think you will find this is a good all around margarita. Also I never add salt as I have noticed that it can take away from the freshness of the cocktail. INGREDIENTS: 3oz Patron Silver Tequila (Or opt for an […]

Seventh Tea Bar by Portola Coffee Lab Opens Today – Costa Mesa, CA

On January 2, 2013, in Announcement, by satnightfoodies

Portola Coffee Lab Owners Jeff + Christa Duggan’s latest concept in Orange County redefines the Tea House Expanding its modest selection of teas, Portola Coffee Lab is introducing a craft tea house, Seventh Tea Bar, which opened to the public today at the OC Mart Mix in Costa Mesa (3313 Hyland Avenue). The concept’s name is derived from the traditional […]

Brasserie Pascal Offers Prix Fixe Menus this Holiday Season – Newport Beach, CA

On December 20, 2012, in Special Menu, by satnightfoodies

Brasserie Pascal is offering French-inspired Holiday Prix Fixe Menus. They look amazing so we wanted to pass them on, in case you are looking for some place special to have a traditional French meal during the holidays. As always tell us what you think! Brasserie Pascal 327 Newport Center Drive Newport Beach, CA 92660

Dave & Buster's Gets a Makeover and Another Look from Me

On December 17, 2012, in Orange County, by Mrs SNFoodies

I can’t remember the last time I was in a Dave & Buster’s. I’m not a gamer so when trying to come up with a place to eat, D&B doesn’t usually come to mind. The entertainment/restaurant concept is in the process of updating its 60 stores to a sports bar concept. Ten stores have been […]

Free Pre-Party Event for the OC Fair New Year’s Eve Block Party – Wednesday, December 19, 2012

On December 17, 2012, in Food Truck Gathering, by satnightfoodies

Special Weekly Food Truck Fare – After Dark, 5:30 – 9 p.m. Free admission & parking plus cash bar and great food truck grub from some of our official New Year’s Eve Block Party partners: Baconmania, The Burnt Truck, Bakery Truck, A Bite Truck, Dogzilla, Garlicscapes, The Lime Truck, Piaggio On Wheels and White Rabbit. […]

CHANCE TO WIN TICKETS: OC Fair New Year’s Eve Block Party – Monday, December 31st

On December 17, 2012, in Chance to Win Tickets, by satnightfoodies

The New Year’s Eve Block Party returns for a third year with a celebration that only the OC Fair could offer with hit tribute bands, gourmet food trucks, a demolition derby, Vegas-style games and a midnight pyrotechnic celebration, all for one affordable admission price. For music lovers, the New Year’s Eve Block Party will feature […]

Lake Elsinore "Outlets" Food Truck Festival, December 1, 2012

On November 28, 2012, in Food Truck Gathering, by satnightfoodies

Foodies should mark their calendars for this Saturday, December 1, when Lake Elsinore Outlets hosts a Food Truck Festival organized by Cliff Young, an award-winning restaurateur and host of the popular “Out to Eat” series on PBS. The Food Truck Festival will feature an array of gourmet food trucks and cutting edge flavors from a […]