Long Beach restaurants

Fine food or fast food, burgers or steak, Long Beach restaurants serve it all in style. The city is home to cuisines from many cultures. Want Greek? Spanish? Italian? It’s easy to find a restaurant with an authentic menu. Long Beach has it all.

Jongewaard’s Bake and Broil: A Staple of Bixby Since 1969

Jongewaards Pancakes

There are different pockets of Long Beach, and sometimes all it takes is a trip in the other direction to find something that you had no idea existed! We were driving down Atlantic Avenue awhile back, looking for a store over in the area, and I started to realize that this was a part of [...]

CARE to Dine: 3rd Annual Fundraiser Tastes Better Than Ever

care-program 3rd Annual Fundraiser

The CARE to Dine 2010 is a collaborative fundraising event between several Long Beach area restaurants and the Comprehensive AIDS Resource & Education (C.A.R.E.) Program at St. Mary Medical Center. On Thursday, August 12 participating restaurants will donate at least 20% of their day’s proceeds to support the services provided by the C.A.R.E. Program. Since [...]

Taste of the Coast will include more than 40 restaurants

taste of the coast restaurants

On August 1, Long Beach Kids Connection will host the 3rd annual Taste of the Coast featuring more than 40 of Long Beach’s favorite restaurants. (See below for a list of participating restaurants.) Guests at Taste of the Coast will enjoy live entertainment including music from Michael Ubaldini Band, Alan Glasband, Golden Sands Chorus and [...]

WLLB and Super Mex create a special night for Super Kids

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A recent TIME magazine article told the story of a young girl in New Jersey who organized an event she called “Autism Night Out”. Her efforts caused 35 restaurants to give families of children with Autism a supportive evening out where they could enjoy an encouraging dining experience without sideways glances, harsh comments or the feeling that they [...]

123456 SIP! Happy Hour at SIP lures weekday guests with modern cocktails

sip lounge happy hour

Looking for a weekday pick-up? Or, just a new reason to celebrate Wednesday? Visit SIP, the hip new lounge at the Renaissance Hotel Downtown, and discover why cocktail hour is making a comeback. Five nights a week — every Sunday through Thursday from 4pm to 7pm — SIP presents the 123546 Happy Hour, named for [...]

Take a sip of the Renaissance Hotel’s new lounge

sip lounge happy hour

Locals looking for a new place to relax and have fun can now head to sip at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel. The new venue is  “modern, upscale, and upbeat, serving hand-crafted cocktails, great craft beers, fine wines by the glass, and perfectly paired food items,” according to the hotel’s General Manager Nusrat Mirza. The [...]

Downtown Long Beach

long beach iphone app

Downtown Long Beach is among the first urban communities in the U.S. to offer consumers, residents and visitors a free iPhone Application that connects users to dining, entertainment, business and transportation options , announced Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA) President and Chief Executive Officer, Kraig Kojian. The Downtown Long Beach application, downloadable free from the [...]

Panvimarn: Thai That Stands Up

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Panvimarn is a cute Thai restaurant in a precocious spot, located on the corner of Bellflower and Carson in a new shopping center. After pulling into the wrong parking lot and making a couple of u-turns we finally reached the back of the restaurant and were excited to walk through the kitchen area which looked [...]

L’Opera anniversary celebrates a renaissance of fine food in Downtown Long Beach

l'opera restaurant anniversary long beach

On Monday, April 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., L’Opera Ristorante—one of Downtown Long Beach’s most esteemed dining establishments—will host a reception in honor of its 20 year anniversary, inviting customers and community members to celebrate at the historic Pine Avenue location the restaurant calls it’s home. The red carpet celebration will bring together [...]

So Cal Restaurant Writers award outstanding Long Beach eateries

long beach 4-star restaurants

Twenty-two Long Beach restaurants were honored with special awards from the prestigious Southern California Restaurant Writers Association. Long Beach also had the honor of hosting the awards dinner at the Aquarium of the Pacific. Three restaurants earned double gold, winning the coveted Golden Sceptre—5 star and Golden Bacchus Wine awards. Additionally, Elise Benavidez of Elise’s [...]

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