Halfsies Doughnuts has opened in Tustin. The new donut shop allows customers to put up to 5 different toppings on a freshly fried yeast donut with a honey glaze. An option to go “Halfsies” allows the customer to put different toppings onto the halves to create a two-faced donut. Ice cream sundaes with donuts and donut ice cream sandwiches are also on the menu.
13812 Newport Ave., Ste 107, Tustin, CA 92780
Jimboy Tacos, a Northern California chain that started in Tahoe some 60 years ago and grew to more than 40 restaurants, is is now opening in Anaheim, its second location in Orange County. Its signature item, which it has dubbed the “Original American Taco”, features a crispy Parmesan dusted stone ground corn tortilla. The first OC location debuted in Aliso last year.
1650 South Harbor Blvd, #C, Anaheim, CA 92802
Thai-style rolled ice-cream shops, which has been trending in every major metropolis, has now come to Orange County. Rollin' Creamery in Fountain Valley makes them by freezing milk, sugar and your choice of flavors on a chilled surface, and then scraping them up to to create the rolls.
17908 1/2 Magnolia St., Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Bruster's Real Ice Cream, a chain based out of Pittsburgh, has opened their second OC location in Huntington Beach. The first OC Bruster's opened in Cypress last year.
7451 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Sprinkles Cupcakes has now opened in Downtown Disney. The cupcake chain now has over 20 locations nationwide.
1580 Disneyland Dr., Anaheim, CA 92802
Before becoming an award-winning restaurant critic for OC Weekly in 2007, Edwin Goei went by the alias “elmomonster” on his blog Monster Munching, in which he once wrote a whole review in haiku.