November 7, 2022
The Neighborhood Bar Has Closed
More food news: Checking out the Mesa's new ice cream shop; Loquita's newish chef; the Organic Soup Kitchen retail counter; L.A. chefs popping up in Los Olivos, Lompoc, and New Cuyama; jazz trio at Revolver; Juice Ranch's Solvang outpost aims to soft-open this week. 11
July 3, 2022
Barcelona Restaurateurs Are Opening in the Former Low Pigeon Space
More food news: Mesa ice cream shop Sweetie's has debuted; first look at Local's new brunch menu; more on Shalhoob's plans for Noleta; the Santa Ynez Inn's restaurant says it'll open this summer; great people-watching is in the works for Shaker Mill.
June 22, 2022
The 32 Restaurants Expected to Open in Coming Months
On the menu this year: street tacos, ice cream, beachfront and harborside dining, Middle Eastern food, yakitori, a “retro-swanky” steakhouse, Neapolitan pizza, mochi doughnuts, omakase sushi, Jewish-Italian delicatessen, and much more. 7
June 16, 2022
Mesa Ice Cream Shop to Open in the Next Few Weeks
More food news: Mediterranean street food restaurant opens soon; the new brunch menu at Rory's Place in Ojai; Intermezzo's expansion will be a private dining/tasting room, not a bar; Shalhoob's bar at the Public Market confirmed; Cajé's excellent T-shirts; Tuesday Thai pop-up at Bar Le Côte.