Daily Archives: Friday, August 15, 2014

JAVAN’S UPDATE

Reader Rudy let me know that a Mediterranean cafe is coming to 938 Embarcadero Del Norte in Isla Vista, the former home of Javan’s.

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GLUTEN-FREE LABELING

Starting last week, “gluten-free” labels on packaged foods have a defined meaning. Until now, the term “gluten-free” had not been regulated, and product manufacturers made their own decisions about what it means. Under the new rules food manufacturers must ensure … Continue reading

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CONSTRUCTION

I am hearing that construction has started at 403 State Street, the former long-time home of Esau’s Cafe, before they moved to 721 Chapala Street. The space has been vacant since Esau’s departed. I don’t know what type of business … Continue reading

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NAPOLEON’S MACARONS CLOSES

Reader Cathy tells me that Napoleon’s Macaron’s at 305 Paseo Nuevo, formerly Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, has closed. The business opened in February of this year. Here is a message from their web site: Unfortunately, today is our last … Continue reading

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