Daily Archives: Monday, January 22, 2018

HELPING LOCAL RESTAURANTS

This just in from reader Jessica: Hi John, A couple nonprofits I’m on the board of would love to help local restaurants. I figure you’re the guy to ask: do you know of any local restaurants that have been particularly … Continue reading

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FIRE AT ALPHIE’S

Edhat.com reports that firefighters put out a kitchen fire in Alphie’s Restaurant in Old Town Goleta on January 14th. I’m told that crews arrived to 5725 Hollister Ave at 4:35 p.m. after a report of a commercial building fire and … Continue reading

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MESA BURGER HELPS EVACUEES

Until the end of January, Mesa Burger at 315 Meigs Road is offering free meals to evacuees of the horrific Montecito floods. Mesa Burger had run an earlier promotion where 50% of all proceeds went to Direct Relief. Mesa Burger … Continue reading

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SAN YSIDRO RANCH UPDATE

Last weekend I was at the life celebration of Mel’s Lounge and Pascucci restaurant’s beloved bartender Sunny Quinn who lost her battle with cancer last December. While talking with several of the hundreds of people in attendance I was told … Continue reading

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STELLA MARE’S BISTRO REOPENS THURSDAY JANUARY 25 IN MONTECITO

With the reopening of the 101 freeway and Coast Village Road, Stella Mare’s Bistro at 50 Los Patos Way is one of many restaurants in the Montecito area to try to make a comeback after the devastating floods and debris … Continue reading

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