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Izakaya Hachi – Costa Mesa, CA

Newly opened and located in a popular plaza where the infamous Halal Guys recently opened welcomes Izakaya Hachi. Izakaya in Japanese is basically a gastropub and a casual place where people go for after work for some drinking and eating. Their alcohol menu is pretty extensive ranging from draft Sapporo beers, to plenty of sake. […]

Mr. BBQ – Fullerton, CA

Mr. BBQ is definitely not your average buffet although it is AYCE(all you can eat). Located in Fullerton, Mr. BBQ is filled with tons of delicious types meat and banchans that are fresh and endless. Banchan in Korean is referred to small dishes to be served alongside with your food. They typically offer at least […]

Casa Inka – Fountain Valley, CA

Peruvian food is not as popular as you would find as BBQ, Sushi, Pizza, etc. Some flavors will taste familiar as Peruvian food has been heavily influenced from different cuisines such as Spanish, Italian, & Asian. Casa Inka in Fountain Valley does a wonderful job, the food is always delicious, fresh, and consistent. All Peruvian […]

Orange County Fair – Costa Mesa, CA

An every year tradition since I was a child was going to The Orange County Fair. This occurs once a year during the summer for about a month long. The epitome of completely fried junk food. This year there weren’t too many different items as in previous years they had fried butter, the continuous Krispy […]

Tanner’s – Huntington Beach, CA

Located at The newly Built Pasea Hotel & Resort and Pacific City overlooking the beach is Tanner’s. The restaurant is stunning from floor to ceiling views of the Ocean. Make sure to request outdoor seating as you will see in my image how gorgeous it was. I came here as the sun was starting to […]

Anchor Hitch – Mission Viejo, CA

Newly open in Mission Viejo @ The Union Market, located inside the Kaleidoscope is Anchor Hitch. A contemporary restaurant specializing in seafood. The dishes are tapas style which allows diners to interact and share bites with one another. Upon arrival, my guest and I were fortunate to be given a tour of the kitchen, the […]