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Response to Dr. Glueck’s Column of Sept. 12

Response to Dr. Glueck’s Column of Sept. 12

Dear Dr. Glueck: As you might imagine, I have received my share of guest comments over the years. Mostly positive, but of course, some negative. I try and take the negative ones to heart and use the information constructively to create a better guest experience. I normally would have not responded to a letter like […]

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Off the Menu: Viva Italia Cuisine

Off the Menu: Viva Italia Cuisine

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy Newport is turning Italian. We’ve noticed a number of restaurants have opened over the past several months that focus on Italian cuisine, and/or pizza. That certainly makes Catherine happy—she spent a semester in Italy while attending Chapman University and admits to being a pizza junkie. We’ve […]

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Off the Menu: Fresh Pizza, Culinary Bowling, Summer Cocktails

Off the Menu: Fresh Pizza, Culinary Bowling, Summer Cocktails

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy FRESH BROTHERS Newport Beach loves pizza. A handful of restaurants specializing in pizza have opened in the city over the last couple of months, and we’re on a mission to try them all (look for our special pizza-lovers column next month). We’re particularly excited about Fresh […]

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Biz Buzz: Planning the Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival

Biz Buzz: Planning the Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival

We hear buzz words all the time. One of the many we cannot always properly define is “foodie.” What, or who, is a foodie? If you: ·    Think about food when you first awake and think about dinner after just finishing breakfast—you may be a foodie. ·    If your social life is more focused on […]

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Off the Menu: Wine & Food Festival, Chocolate Tasting 101

Off the Menu: Wine & Food Festival, Chocolate Tasting 101

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy We’ve been waiting for a dynamic food and wine event to replace the Taste of Newport, which ended its two-decade run in 2012. The wait is over. The inaugural Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival that comes to town Sept. 19 – 21 is not only […]

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Off the Menu: New Chefs and New Restaurants

Off the Menu: New Chefs and New Restaurants

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy It’s always news when a new chef comes to town, but this week two new chefs have taken over the kitchens at a pair of well-known waterfront restaurants: Bluewater Grill and Back Bay Bistro. Bluewater Grill We were stunned and saddened earlier this year when Brian Hirsty, […]

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Off the Menu: From Wonderland to Tacos to Tamarind

Off the Menu: From Wonderland to Tacos to Tamarind

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy This week we visited the remodeled Wonderland Bakery, sampled the menu at the revamped Taco Asylum, and tried some new dishes at Tamarind of London. New Wonders at Wonderland Bakery While heading to lunch at Jersey Mike’s Subs in The Bluffs shopping center this week, we […]

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Summer Fun: Eating Our Way Through the OC Fair

Summer Fun: Eating Our Way Through the OC Fair

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy Deep fried bacon wrapped turkey legs. Jack Daniels infused churros. Texas size pop rocks donuts. Deep fried pecan pie on a stick. These and other outrageous food options can be found at this year’s OC Fair. Gone are the simple days of cotton candy and ice […]

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Great Wine Festival Benefits LegalAid of OC

Great Wine Festival Benefits LegalAid of OC

Last year, Celebrity Cruises introduced the cruise industry’s first gourmet food truck, and 10 Celebrity Cruises restaurants received Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence.” Now, Celebrity Cruises has made another impact on land by launching the industry’s first-ever wine and food festival. The Celebrity Cruises Great Wine Festival was held last month at the Great Park […]

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Off the Menu: Dining with "Jersey Boys"

Off the Menu: Dining with “Jersey Boys”

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy We love musicals, and have been waiting for the Broadway hit “Jersey Boys” to come to Segerstrom Center. We also love the theme menus that Leatherby’s Café Rouge’s Chef Ross Pangilinan creates to match each musical that comes to town. Last week we dined at Leatherby’s prior […]

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