A New Restaurant on Padaro Beach Opens This Weekend

••• Rincon Beach Bar, operated by Events by Rincon, opens at the Rincon Beach Club this Friday. The Santa Barbara Culinary Experience tipped me off to the restaurant: “Located at their beautiful Padaro Beach location they will be offering cocktails, local beer and wine, small plates, sharable items and dessert! Open all weekend (Friday-Sunday) and then will continue to be open each week, Thursday-Sunday starting at 4 p.m. Contactless reservations and contactless ordering straight from your phone (no app needed).” The menu is here, and you can reserve here. The carrot walnut soufflé looks like something I need to spend some time with….

••• The Ojai Valley Inn has reopened.

••• Roman-style pizzeria Noemi, in San Roque, soft-opens this Saturday, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

••• When Bouchon reopens for dine-in service on Saturday, it’ll be incorporating Scarlett Begonia’s old private-dining space, now called the Garden Room.