Of course we’re going to plug ourselves—what kind of self-serving infernal rag would we be if we didn’t? But in this era in which people are more than happy to drop mucho money to stuff themselves silly on all-you-can-eat grub, Fresh Toast stands out because it honors Orange County’s communal celebration: brunch. This year’s was the best yet; next year will be better. Plus, Fresh Toast always happens to be at the same time as a riot somewhere in Orange County, so come join us to stay far away from losers.
Readers’ Choice: Pacific Wine & Food Classic