Join Us for Dinner and Premier Viewing Of The 2018 Newport Beach Boat Parade!

This is a rare opportunity to attend a holiday event at the American Legion which is typically open to “members only”. In the spirit of the holidays, please join us on one of nights when the award-winning annual Christmas Boat Parade will be showcased in the spectacular Newport Harbor. The festivities kick off Wednesday December 19th and running through Sunday December 23rd, 2018. We are already sold out for Saturday night! There will be over 200...

It’s A Lobster Party On The Bay In Newport!

Join us for the 10th Annual Beach Party and Lobsterfest on Sunday, August 5th from 3-8pm! I do look forward to this fun beach party each year and it is an afternoon of incredible fun. This is a celebration of summer on the bay in Newport Beach.

Close your eyes and imagine this….Live music, Maine Lobster, New York Strip Steak, all the sides and a no host bar! What? You have to be there!!!

The 10th Annual LOBSTERFEST AT NEWPORT Dunes in Newport Beach is...

Elevating Dock and Dine at the Lighthouse Bayview Café

The Lighthouse Bayview Café in Marina Village on the beachy Balboa Peninsula is the perfect spot to enjoy the pairing of one’s favorite comfort foods and boating and out on the water. Perfect timing as spring & summer will soon be full-throttle in the Newport Harbor.

[Hosted: Writers and media guests were hosted for this evening by Lido Marina Village Electric Boat Rentals and Lighthouse Bayview Café. However all opinions and...

Sad To Report The Ritz Prime Seafood Is Closing…

Sadly we just learned that the Ritz Prime Seafood has closed. Here are two articles that may be of interest on other topics in the area,  since the Ritz article is no more.... So Sad.  Below are my personal thoughts on this....

  1. This first article highlights the recently renovated Irvine Marriott which is a lovely venue with indoor and outdoor patios, fire pits, a speakeasy and as summer approaches will be a lovely spot to dine...

Dive In And Enjoy “Splashes” Cuisine & Happenings- Laguna Beach

This may be hard to believe, but think about it---- there are only a small handful of restaurants along the pristine Orange County beach front. And very few that can boast being just steps from a “toes in the sand” experience. I recently had the pleasure to visit just such a coveted spot. At first glance, I was focused on their beachfront restaurant. However this resort offers so much more! The Surf and Sand Resort ~ Laguna Beach.

As our day unfolded, it revealed a real gem of a...

Putting On The Ritz in the Heart of Newport Beach, CA!

Tucked along the waterfront of the tawny Miracle Mile Restaurant Row is a rather swanky new spot. Meet The Ritz Prime Seafood restaurant. This is quite modern in style---- with porcelain tiles, mesquite woods, etched glass and white leather chairs and couches built just for two. Owner Grill Concepts reimagined the dining room to showcase the fabulous marina just steps away. The floor-to-ceiling windows offer commanding views of yachts and the Newport Harbor. Ritz is open...