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Taste of the Town

Taste of the Town

K'ya Bistro Bar has introduced several new cocktails and food items on the menu. Try out citrus-inspired libations such as the Spirited Away, Mangotini, the Creme Brulee Drop and the Hemingway, which all boast refreshing ingredients such as ...

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This Japanese Boilermaker is Worth a Trip to Laguna

This Japanese Boilermaker is Worth a Trip to Laguna

There’s no better way to tell your bartender you’ve had a rough day then by ordering a boilermaker. The beer with a shot of booze “cocktail” may seem more of a prescription than a sipper…that is, until now. At ...

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Poke Perfected

Poke Perfected

Chef Craig Connole believes poke's continued popularity can be linked to its unparalleled freshness and appeal in seaside locales like Laguna Beach. Poke claimed a spot on K’ys Bistro Bar’s menu more than 12 years ago. "It's ...

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HOW TO SURVIVE LAGUNA TOURISTS

HOW TO SURVIVE LAGUNA TOURISTS

It is that singular, frenetic time of year, right before the summer tourists, when Laguna Beach residents resemble squirrels stocking up for winter. We are excited for summer on the one hand, yet we are bracing ourselves for the onslaught. We ...

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L*SPACE NATIONAL BIKINI DAY

L*SPACE NATIONAL BIKINI DAY

If you've yet to test drive your two piece in the Big Blue (or at least the community pool), your deadline is coming up. L*SPACE has declared June 21 National Bikini Day and we're not one to argue with a good thing! Start the countdown by ...

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THE TODAY SHOW'S AFFORDABLE BEACH GETAWAYS

THE TODAY SHOW'S AFFORDABLE BEACH GETAWAYS

After a long, cold winter, The Today Show on NBC offers suggestions for affordable beach getaways and does a spotlight report on La Casa Del Camino, the Laguna Beach hotel with great sunset views, incredible atmosphere and affordable prices. Watch ...

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OC Restaurant Week no better than in Laguna Beach

OC Restaurant Week no better than in Laguna Beach

p>Quite by coincidence, I headed into the famed Laguna Beach Kya Restaurant tonight for a rare sit at the bar for a small plates dinner (Truthfully, I was craving their unmatchable Cassoulet soup.) Little did I know that K’ya Bistro is ...

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LAGUNA BEACH MAGAZINE

LAGUNA BEACH MAGAZINE

At first glance, Chris Keller appears like any other 30-something with his easy smile, casual style, and approachable demeanor. You might mistake him for the guy who gives surf lessonsdown the road, or maybe your friendly, laidback neighbor who waves...

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Chef of the Year

Chef of the Year

Chef Craig Connole is a hometown guy, born and raised in Newport Beach, but his food is anything but traditional California cuisine. Craig’s menus of affordable but delicious plates set the bar for all the other restaurants that now tout ...

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