Daily Archives: Thursday, February 16, 2012

TAQUERIA CUERNAVACA OPENS FRIDAY

As predicted in a December 31, 2011 blog, a new restaurant named Cuernavaca Taqueria opens Friday, February 17th at 201 W Carrillo St., the former home of Tepeyac Taquitos. The eatery has another location at 1117 N. Ventura Ave in Ventura. Thanks to … Continue reading

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FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL

This Sunday February 19th a Food Truck Festival will be held at 111 State St. 11am-6pm. Participating food vendors include O Street Truck, Street Level Café, The New Black BBQ and Sweet Arleens. The event will also feature local teen … Continue reading

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THE PAINTED CABERNET

Reader Craig Smith spotted an alcohol permit application (posted February 15th) for “The Painted Cabernet” at 1229 State St. that will offer wine tasting and painting instruction. I found this description on their Facebook page: The Painted Cabernet speaks to … Continue reading

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“DRINKING MADE EASY”

HDNet’s TV series “Drinking Made Easy” featuring host Zane Lamprey and “Stunt-Drinker” Steve McKenna debuts an episode on March 7th that highlights Santa Barbara. Here is a press-release I received from HDNet headquarters in Dallas, Texas: DALLAS – All the … Continue reading

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MAGGIE’S UPDATE

Maggie’s restaurant is under construction at 1201 State St., the former home of State & A Bar and Grill. I sent an email inquiring about the status of the eatery and received this update from owner Maggie Shulman: John, Thanks … Continue reading

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WAHOO’S OPENS NEXT WEEK AT UCSB

This just in from the corporate office of Wahoo’s Fish Taco: SANTA ANA, Calif.  – Wahoo’s Fish Taco, a community mainstay and worldwide pop culture phenomenon since 1988, today announced the opening of its new location at the University of … Continue reading

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