••• Goodland BBQ in Old Town Goleta opens next week.
••• First look at Bedda Mia’s menu.
••• Weekend breakfast at Reunion Kitchen + Drink.
••• Former Sushi Bar Montecito chef Lennon Silvers Lee revealed the name of his forthcoming restaurant.
••• Taste of Santa Barbara event dates.
••• Starbucks at De La Vina and State has opened.
••• A sign of life at Something’s Fishy.
••• New tasting areas and reservation policy at Rusack Vineyards (above).
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Noteworthy new listings: Riven Rock estate asking twice what it sold for ten months ago; a Riviera midcentury given a turnkey renovation; 1926 Joseph Plunkett gem in the Upper East; a 1935 Tudor in the Shepard Mesa part of Carpinteria; Alta Mesa house asking $3.6 million; a casita at El Rancho Hacienda; and more.
WHERE IN SANTA BARBARA…?
Congratulations to BW for correctly identifying where this was shot. We’ll play again Saturday morning.
GET OUT OF TOWN
A quickie in L.A.: On a quest for novelty, we checked out a new hotel, a trio of new high-profile restaurants—from Alice Waters, Suzanne Goin, and the Bestia folks—and the new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures.
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