Schedule Your “Best of Laguna Beach” Tour Now!

Thanks to all the hundreds of inquiries from our readers, has joined forces with the premier (and decidedly fun) locally-based tour company, Hoffy Tours, to create three exclusive Best Of Laguna Beach Tours! Just complete our easy request form at to determine your best day and time! Download our completed PDF on the Best […]

Driftwood Kitchen Anchors History & Innovation in One Gesture

For months I’ve been waiting for this moment. I’ve finally walked through the doors of the new Driftwood Kitchen, the eagerly anticipated restaurant in the old Beach House location. At one point in our rich Laguna Beach history, the Beach House was our grand dame restaurant, serving thousands of meals in an old world setting. […]

Dolce Gelato Re-Invents Gelato With 300 Homegrown Recipes

Now that we’re officially in June and the “gloom” doesn’t even seem to be lingering, it’s time to start celebrating summer. There’s nothing more fitting for this particular topic than a check-in on the glorious Dolce Gelato on Broadway. Frankly, there’s nothing like Dolce Gelato in the world, and it is the only one in […]

Slapfish Cause Means Mighty Great Specials For Us

If you’ll remember from my first review on Chef Andrew Gruel’s wonderful Slapfish Restaurant, our dear Mr. Gruel isn’t just about the food. This whole shebang began with his interest in sustainable seafood. He was quite the astute researcher, flying all over the country and called into meetings for large entities and aquariums to help […]