The Loft

I’ve been coming to The Loft every since moving to Orange County. It has such a lovely view of the pool and Pacific Ocean. I used to get this tagliatelle pasta dish all the time and my husband would get this coffee crusted steak. The rub was so good they would sell it (maybe they […]

The Aussie Bean

The Aussie Bean is a cute coffee shop with limited indoor seating at The Row off PCH. There’s parking on PCH or in the parking structure behind it. One restroom inside. They told me a pastry chef makes all the goodies fresh daily. I had the matcha latte with oat milk sweetened. They offer a […]

The Vox Kitchen

I was running late and let the restaurant know. They were nice about it but won’t seat your party if you have a large group. They said at least 5 of us needed to be there. Luckily it was early dinner and  a weekday. The staff was friendly. I think there’s only 1 restroom. There’s […]

Harumama Noodles & Buns

We just finished an afternoon at Seaworld and were starved. We are foodies so nope didn’t want to eat the food there so we waited it out for a late lunch. I checked Yelp to see what was good on the way back home. Carlsbad is a good halfway point. Immediately, the photos of the […]

Oak Laguna Beach

Wow what took me so long to come here?! We came on a Tuesday night with plenty of parking on PCH. It’s located on the second level of the shopping center. During the day you will get nice ocean views. The staff was friendly and our server Javier was fantastic. We were celebrating a special […]

The Tea House on Los Rios

What better way to celebrate my birthday month than with an afternoon tea party? Anyone that reallys know me, knows I’m completely obsessed with it! (Sidenote: I refer specifically to afternoon tea, not high tea, which is totally different!) I have a friend that has to try pho in every city she travels to – […]