Jeff Dobkin

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2010

    An Interview With Jeff Dobkin & Jason Coulston of Hidden Kitchen

    Chad Sengstock ​You might remember Hidden Kitchen, the spectacular but clandestine restaurant experiment that a foursome of aspiring restauranteurs (Jeff Dobkin; his wife, Julie Thompson-Dobkin; Holly Roberts; and her husband, Jason Coulston) opened up a few nights a week in borrowed space a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2009

    Wild & Crazy Taco Night This Thursday

    The 16th Annual Wild & Crazy Taco Night will be held this Thursday. 1550 Superior Avenue, Costa Mesa 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM VIP Party 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM $60 - advance registration onlyVIP Party $150 - advance registration only There's limited availability, No tickets sold at the door For those wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    The Hidden Kitchen at Rooster Cafe Will Be Gone After Feb. 20th

    Get it while it lasts, folks.  The final curtain call for The Hidden Kitchen in its current incarnation at the Rooster Cafe will be February 20th.  Dr. Jeff Dobkin, one of the principals behind the project, wrote the following entry on their blog yesterday:Next Phase ... More >>

  • Food

    November 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    "Hidden Kitchen" Opens in Costa Mesa

    Psst. I got a tip about a clandestine and secret restaurant from a reader named Steve. Appropriately enough it's called "The Hidden Kitchen" -- a project by two local couples. One pair (Jeff Dobkin and Julie Thompson-Dobkin) are the owners of Thompkin Cellars. Their partners are Jason Couls ... More >>