News: Tickets to the First Annual Bite at the Beach Food and Craft Beer Pairing Event in the South Bay to go on Sale April 1, 2014

On April 2, 2014, in Announcement, Events, by satnightfoodies

The Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce is launching the first annual Bite at the Beach food and beer pairing event brought to you by Stella Artois. The event will premiere on May 17, 2014 from 2-7pm at the MBS Media Campus in Manhattan Beach. Tickets will go on sale April 1st, 2014 and can be […]

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 […]

News: 2014 OC Fair Competitions To Showcase California Artisans of All Types

On March 30, 2014, in Announcement, Events, by satnightfoodies

Entry registration is now open at ocfair.com/competitions. Bakers, quilters, woodworkers, photographers and other artisans of all ages are invited to showcase their talents at the 2014 OC Fair (July 11-August 10). New this year, some competitions have been opened to California residents outside Orange County. Details for the 2014 OC Fair competitions are available at […]

News: Inaugural Sabroso Craft Beer & Taco Festival – Saturday, May 3, 2014

On March 28, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

The Sabroso Craft Beer & Taco Festival will take over the picturesque Lake View Park near Irvine Lake with a Cinco de Mayo celebration of tacos and beer tastings on Saturday, May 3 from 12 to 4 p.m. The event comes courtesy of “OC’s Best Craft Beer Festival” producers – Brew Ha Ha Productions. Sabroso, […]

News: Slapfish to Open Second Restaurant in Laguna Beach & Signs First U.S. Franchise Deal

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

Slapfish, a Huntington Beach-based Chef-driven fast-casual seafood restaurant with an emphasis on serving fresh, sustainable dishes, has announced the signing of a multi-unit franchise deal to focus on Southern California. The franchisee, Abdelmuti Restaurant Group, plans to open a minimum of 6 stores over the next 3 years, with the first location planned for Newport […]

News: Second Annual IE Cupcake Fair Set for Sunday May 4, 2014

On March 24, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

The Second Annual Inland Empire Cupcake Fair is set for Sunday, May 4, 2014, at the Riverside Convention Center. The fair has cupcake tastings, judging, giveaways, cake decoration demonstrations by California Cake Decorations & Supply Co., live entertainment, free massages, Kids Zone provided by Seeking Sitters Inland Empire, Craft Corner and lots of shopping! Last […]

News: OC Chefs Gather for Inaugural Grilled Cheese Festival & Competition – Monday, April 14th

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

In celebration of National Grilled Cheese Month in April, OC Baking Company and Provisions Market will join forces to host The Big Cheese, Orange County’s first grilled cheese festival and competition. OC Baking Company Master Baker Dean Kim will supply locally produced freshly baked bread to top OC Chefs competing for the title of “The […]

News: Downtown Santa Ana Farmers’ Market Debuts March 27, 2014

On March 20, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

he Santa Ana Farmers’ Market comes to life Thursday, March 27 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., and continues every following Thursday, rain or shine. The market features locally farmed produce, eggs, and meat, along with artisan foods from specialty vendors. The community-oriented event teams up with local residents, restaurants, and organizations to bring Santa […]

News: 36th Annual Greek Festival Brings “A Taste of Greece” to Orange County June 27-29, 2014

On March 19, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Orange County’s 36th annual “A Taste of Greece” festival will be held on June 27-29 at St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church (4949 Alton Parkway, between Culver Drive and Jeffrey Road, Irvine, CA 92604). More than 11,000 guests are expected to attend the three-day festival, which will feature traditional Greek cuisine, wine tasting, live music, authentic […]

News: ADYA Brings Fresh Indian Flavors to Orange County – April 2014

On March 17, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

hef Shachi Mehra will be introducing a new Indian experience to Orange County as she opens ADYA, an authentic Indian restaurant that is a reflection of modern India and revolves around fresh, sustainable ingredients, prepared simply, in a casual setting. Chef Shachi focuses her menu on contemporary interpretations of Indian street foods, tandoori specialties and […]