Del Frisco’s Grille introduces Cupid’s Cocktail & Triple Chocolate Decadence for Valentines Weekend!

Del Frisco’s Grille Irvine will feature Cupid’s Cocktail (Stoli Razberi, pomegranate juice, orange juice) and a Triple Chocolate Decadence dessert (Chocolate Brownie, Chocolate Pudding, Fudge + Chocolate Heart) during brunch and dinner on Saturday, February 13th and Sunday, February 14th.                               […] [...more]

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Bacchus Bar and Bistro in Irvine

Bacchus Bar and Bistro is one of those places that I love.  Located in Irvine right off the Sand Canyon exit in the Quail Hill Village Center, Bacchus offers delicious food and drink in a warm inviting environment that’s perfect after a long day.                   Bacchus offers […] [...more]

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If you want Awesome Turkish/Mediterranean Food in Irvine, Here’s Where To Get It!

Sometimes a picture really is a worth a thousand words.  I mean, there’s not much I can add to convey the deliciousness of all these pictures.  Yet, I will! DonerG  just opened it’s second location in Irvine a few weeks ago on Barranca in the Target shopping center.  Their first location is Anaheim.   The restaurant is the brainchild […] [...more]

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Where to get Banh Mi (Vietnamese Sandwiches) if you’re close to UCI

I was in Irvine a few weeks back near my old Alma Mater, UC Irvine.  Oh, my beloved Anteaters.  Man, have things changed.  FYI, I attended in the nineties and since then the campus has exploded in size.  Certain parts are unrecognizable.  That’s progress for you, otherwise known as putting skyrocketing tuition fees to use. […] [...more]

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Opa!!! 35th Annual “Taste of Greece” Festival June 21-23 in Irvine!

It’s time to get your Greek on at this year’s “Taste of Greece” Festival at St Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church in Irvine.  Get a taste of Greek culture, go shopping, and enjoy some carnival rides all while stuffing your face.  Fun for the whole family!  What could be better?             […] [...more]

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A&J Restaurant in Irvine

Tripe and Beef Tendon.  Who’s in??!!  That question normally gets greeted with the sound of crickets.  But for me, this stuff is delicious.   And no, I didn’t grow up eating this stuff.  I took it upon myself to try these tasty things in my twenties and never looked back.   So when I see them […] [...more]

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Orange County Restaurant Week Launch Party!

Last weekend I had a chance to check out the Orange County Restaurant Week Launch Party held at the Newport Beach Lexus Dealership. The event was a great kick off to a week of awesome culinary delights from over 100 participating restaurants in the OC.   February 24th – March 2nd.  It only happens once a […] [...more]

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I need Chinese Food! Let’s go to Sam Woo in Irvine!

Sam Woo in Irvine is a go to place for many seeking great Chinese food in Orange County.   Today, I join the many!                   Aah yes, the unmistakable flavor and texture of tripe.  When done correctly, it becomes very tender with just the right amount of chew.  […] [...more]

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