Every week involves a seemingly continuous stream of food, drinks and people. Of course not every taste or conversation is post-able, but the range of experiences is usually pretty amazing. Discover favorites from June 18 – 24, 2012, some of which will help to fuel full posts.
June 19, 2012 – The latest location of Simmzy’s, in Long Beach’s Belmont Shore neighborhood, features nightly specials like meatloaf, made using beef, pork and veal, available on Tuesday nights with spinach and mashed potatoes and gravy.
June 21 2012 – Playa chef-owner John Rivera Sedlar and chef de cuisine Kevin Luzande debuted the Playa Cielo Verde Garden, which they started cultivating above the Mid-City restaurant. They had an opening party and made plates using fresh-plucked produce, including kale tacos with caramelized onions and lardons.