A lot of restaurants opened this month, but none so anticipated as Twenty Eight, the modern Chinese place by Top Chef finalist Shirley Chung in Irvine. But December was also the month we saw more Dunkin' Donuts, more Japanese-fast-food-fusion joints, and at least one more waffle shop.
Here's the rundown of the open-and-shut cases we wrote about this past month on this thing we call a food blog.
And happy new year!
RESTAURANT/VENUES OPENED IN DECEMBER:
RESTAURANT/VENUES CLOSED IN DECEMBER