Restaurant News


Outer Reef Opens at Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa

After two long years of postponed openings due to the pandemic, Outer Reef, a new coastal seafood concept, has finally made its debut at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa. The highly anticipated spot stems from Chef John Tesar, a four-time James Beard-nominated chef and two-time contestant on Bravo’s “Top Chef.”

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Winery of the Week: Ram’s Gate Winery

Ram’s Gate Winery, which straddles the Sonoma Coast, Sonoma Valley and Carneros AVAs, is a marvel. The 21,000-sq.-ft. visual masterpiece is perched atop a majestic rolling hill and is the first winery those driving in from San Francisco will see off of Highway 121, making it an unofficial “Welcome to Sonoma” mile marker of sorts.


Mother’s Day Dining

A mimosa just hits differently on Mother’s Day. Treat Mom to bubbly, picturesque bagel boards and more brunch favorites at these California dining destinations this Mother’s Day, May 8.

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22 Sustainable Wines for Earth Day   

The song may go “red, red wine…” but across California vineyards, it is all about “green, green wine.” In honor of Earth Day on April 22, here are some impressive strides local vineyards have made as it relates to protecting and preserving the environment as well as 22 ultra-sippable bottles to buy so you can do your part in supporting sustainability.

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Easter Dining 2022

Before Easter Sunday hops into town April 17, make your reservations at these California dining destinations for a brunch or dinner experience that is more pork belly and caviar than Peeps and jellybeans.