Daily Archives: Friday, August 25, 2017

GOOD EARTH PIZZA COMING TO ISLA VISTA

David Singh, owner of Mesa Pizza Company at 315 Meigs Road, is opening a pizza parlor at 6576 Trigo Road in Isla Vista (next to 805 Kabob) called “Good Earth Pizza.” I originally wrote about this in 2010 (yes, 7 … Continue reading

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WAKE CUP IN ISLA VISTA

I was in Isla Visa recently and encountered a restaurant that had slipped under my radar. Wake Cup at 901 Embarcadero del Mar apparently opened as a Taiwanese-styled boba tea house in January 2016 then transformed into a Taiwanese restaurant … Continue reading

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THE CANTINA DETHRONED BY DUMPLING KING

In May 2016 readers Christie, Bob & Annie told me that long-time Isla Vista restaurant The Cantina at 966 Embarcadero Del Mar has a sign up for a Public Notice of Application For Ownership Change. It said that it will … Continue reading

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FLIGHTLINE TO REPLACE HIGH SIERRA GRILL

This just in from Warren Butler, partner at High Sierra Grill, 521 Firestone Road in Goleta: Hello John, Just wanted to give you an update on my progress on the High Sierra Grill & Bar. As you noted in January, … Continue reading

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OFF TOPIC

I just returned from eastern Oregon where I gathered with friends to watch the total eclipse. Here is a photo taken during totality at 10:19 a.m. The bright object in the sky is the eclipsed sun.

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