When our Anne Marie first broke the news that Bruxie was planning an Irvine location at Heritage Plaza (corner of Culver and Walnut), there was a lot of speculation about where it would actually end up. Would it be next to The Habit? Where Ace Donuts is? Where, where, where? That was the question.
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It would've seemed a safe bet to assume that the new Irvine Mitsuwa Marketplace going into the 13,800 square feet space at Heritage Plaza that was formerly Ace Hardware would contain a Santouka Ramen. At every single Mitsuwa Marketplace in the US (Costa Mesa; Torrance; Los Angeles; Santa Monica; ... More >>
Mitsuwa websiteWhen Edwin and I had lunch at the new Loft Hawaiian in Costa Mesa last week, I struck up a conversation with the cashier. Actually, it was mostly me profusely thanking them for opening a location closer to home. What he disclosed to me next was nothing short of major scoopage!Said ... More >>