••• Cajé is “rumored” to be adding a fourth café to its roster at 811A State Street, formerly the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, says commercial real estate agent Caitlin Hensel.
••• Speaking of coffee, I finally made it to Golden Line Coffee Bar, the weekend pop-up at the Villa Wine Bar space on Anacapa (Ortega/Cota). The sandwich board outside promises cosmic vibrations, and the place certainly did have good energy—the kind where the people working there are putting heart and soul into it.
••• San Ysidro Ranch ran an ad in the Montecito Journal saying that the restaurant now has live music nightly, which is good news for musicians, I guess.
••• The Independent and 805 Living profiled Secret Bao.
••• “Apparently, the paperwork is signed and IHOP on Calle Real will be closing its doors. The word on the street is they will be reopening at a location in the same lot as the DMV in Goleta.” —Edhat
••• Better not show the Lark‘s Easter menu to the kids, lest they get the wrong idea about rabbit leg confit special….
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