Monthly Archives: January 2018

STARBUCKS COMING TO UNIVERSITY PLAZA

I was talking to one of the staff inside Albertsons market at 7127 Hollister Avenue in Goleta (next to Costco) and she told me that the flower department near the front of the store will transform into a Starbucks in … Continue reading

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OUR DAILY BREAD UPDATE

Readers tell me that something’s up at Our Daily Bread, 2700 De la Vina Street: Reader Jan T: “John, there’s a rumor that Our Daily Bread has closed. Can that be true? I hope not!” Reader Peter: “John, Our Daily … Continue reading

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ISLANDS UPDATE

Reader Annie says that Islands Fine Burgers & Drinks, coming to La Cumbre Plaza at 3825 State Street (formerly Marmalade Café and Red Robin), has a sign up saying they are now hiring and will open in February 2018. Islands … Continue reading

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RESTAURANT CONNECTION

Reader Annie also says that Restaurant Connection’s Facebook page says that they now offer Wildwood Kitchen and Shalhoob’s Funk Zone Patio for delivery.

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STARBUCKS REMODEL FINISHED

Starbucks at State and Cota (539 State Street) closed for a complete remodel and I am told is now open for business.

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MAGIC CASTLE UPDATE

Word on the street is that the Magic Castle, coming to the former home of Café del Sol in Montecito may open as soon as February. Magic Castle is the clubhouse of the Academy of Magical Arts, is private, allowing … Continue reading

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