New High-Concept Restaurants Slated for Laguna Beach
Ah, Laguna Beach. If there were a rallying point where the high-concept restaurants flock, it'd be here. There are at least three new restaurants slated for Laguna's coast this year, all of them fit for a town that seems to demand a new restaurant or bar every weekend.
With plans to introduce Asian-influenced American food sometime in May at the Albertsons plaza, a restaurant named Starfish is the closest to debuting. The eatery is headed by Nancy Wilhelm. If the name sounds familiar, she's the woman behind Tabu Grill and David Wilhelm's former wife.
Last but not least isBroadway by Amar Santana
. The chef who formerly headed up Charlie Palmer's at Bloomingdale, Santana and his eatery will take up the spot recently left open by the shuttered Five Feet.
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