Howling for Coyote Almost at an End

Howling for Coyote Almost at an End

If you’re a SoLag resident, your restaurant options are few and far between. So, when Coyote Grill closed down for a purported 6 weeks of renovation, we residents here had to face some tough questions: Do we move? If we don’t move, how do we survive the 6-week...
Chef David Fune: Ready for Public Consumption

Chef David Fune: Ready for Public Consumption

It’s no surprise that some of the most talented chefs get scooped up by the finer resorts and private clubs. Chef David Fune is such a great talent that he was “discovered” and scooped up 17 years ago.  For years, Chef David operated at a high-level, top-down kind of...
South of Nicks Opens in Laguna Beach

South of Nicks Opens in Laguna Beach

It’s said that nature abhors a vacuum, which definitely proves the case this week. Taverna closed just hours before the South of Nick’s official opening last night (Monday, July 2nd). This concept is one we locals have been looking forward to seeing for a long, long...
Two Restaurants in the Local Hood

Two Restaurants in the Local Hood

With growing summer crowds upon us, we locals need to be reminded of those few more tucked away, local-welcoming restaurants that will help get us through the next 10 weeks. I asked my dear buddies, Ruben and Nelson, to join me at two “local” spots this weekend, both...