Stadtgarten, a German sausage and beer concept, has opened in Fullerton at the Fox Theater on Harbor. It features a number of traditional sausages such as bratwurst and bockwurst served on a potato bun, but also a few exotics including alligator and pheasant.
500 N. Harbor Blvd. Suite D, Fullerton, CA 92832
Pho Sapa in Lake Forest has closed and is now replaced by Taste of Kabob, a Persian restaurant specializing in kabobs such as koobideh and chicken thigh.
25262 Jeronimo Rd., Lake Forest, CA 92653
A new Turkish restaurant specializing in pizza and omelettes has opened in Mission Viejo. Zaman Cafe also serves a traditional Turkish breakfast spread with boiled egg, sujuk, feta, kashkval, kaymak, Nutella, honey, preserves, cucumbers, tomatoes, dried apricots, and mixed olives—all of it served with bread.
23162 Los Alisos Blvd Ste 101, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
As we reported last week, the Hello Kitty Cafe Pop-Up has opened at Irvine Spectrum. The cafe, which is built into a metal shipping container, serves sweets as well artisanal sodas and coffee drinks from Portola Coffee Lab.
93 Spectrum Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618
Urban Plates has opened its second branch within the city of Irvine at The Marketplace. It’s the third of the chain to open in Orange County.
13380 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602