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Top 5 Orange County Brunches to Cure Your Weekend Hangover

Top 5 Orange County Brunches to Cure Your Weekend Hangover

We've found some amazing Orange County brunches that might help make that pounding headache and empty stomach just a little bit better. After a fun-filled weekend of adventures and maybe one too many drinks, these restaurants are the perfect solution to your annoying...

Our Drool-Worthy List of The Best Burgers in Orange County

Our Drool-Worthy List of The Best Burgers in Orange County

We are bringing you our drool-worthy list of the best burgers in Orange County in celebration of OC Burger Week. We basically spent 2 weeks stuffing our faces with ooey gooey meaty burgers to bring you our personal faves. Updated April 2022 Table Of ContentsshowWhat...

Cava Grill Brings a New Elevated Experience to Fast Casual Dining

Cava Grill Brings a New Elevated Experience to Fast Casual Dining

Cava Grill recently opened in Irvine and delivers an elevated fast casual Mediterranean dining experience. Imagine the convenience of Chipotle with the selection and ingredients of an expensive restaurant. If you are looking for a meal that is healthy, insanely...

The Iconic B.CANDY is coming to Huntington Beach

The Iconic B.CANDY is coming to Huntington Beach

If you love candy, toys, unique gifts, and delicious desserts then you are going to go crazy for B.CANDY. B.CANDY has become an icon in Corona del Mar with fun and colorful pictures of unicorn murals and sprinkle rainbow cakes posted all over Instagram. I have always...

Broadway by Amar Santana in Laguna Beach is a Must!

Broadway by Amar Santana in Laguna Beach is a Must!

With a Top Chef finalist title under his belt, it is no wonder Broadway by Amar Santana in Laguna Beach is a must try. Now don't get me wrong I love the TV show Top Chef, but Amar Santana is so much more. He began his career interning as a chef at the ripe young age...

O.C. Foodies Flock to Snooze Eatery for Brunch with a Creative Twist

O.C. Foodies Flock to Snooze Eatery for Brunch with a Creative Twist

There is nothing I love more than an amazing brunch and Snooze Eatery coming to Orange County is a foodies dream. This popular San Diego brunch spot serves breakfast creations that are unique and innovative. The second I took a peek at their menu and saw they had 4...

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A Delicious Look at Davio’s Happy Hour Menu in Irvine

A Delicious Look at Davio’s Happy Hour Menu in Irvine

Davio's Happy Hour Menu in Irvine is full of delicious bites to satisfy your post-work hunger. I personally prefer to eat earlier so I'm always on the hunt for an amazing happy hour. Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse is a new...