Summer Starts Now! 5 Summer Dishes We’re Drooling Over

Get the Season Started at The Point in El Segundo

The summer we’ve all been waiting for is nearly here. Grab your wide-brimmed sun hat, slip on your sandals and head over to The Point in El Segundo! Here, you’ll find a quintessential SoCal dining experience under a blue sky that’s studded with palm trees. Ready to kickoff summer the right way? Dive into these delectable selections from our favorite South Bay restaurants! Summer Dining South Bay


1 | Mendocino Farms Summer Dining South Bay

Order This: Mendo’s Crispy Chicken Sandwich

After just one bite of this classic favorite at Mendocino Farms, you’re sure to start singing your favorite summertime tunes. Whether dining for lunch or dinner, the food and ambiance at this popular fast-casual restaurant reverberates all the fun, lighthearted summertime vibes everyone loves.

 Exp 8/22


2 | Hopdoddy Burger Bar

Order This: Frozen Strawberry Margarita and Ahi Tuna Burger

It just isn’t summer if there’s no hamburgers involved, right? Jump on over to Hopdoddy, where you’ll find an impressive selection of mouthwatering burgers and eclectic beverages to boot. Try a burger with a twist––the ahi tuna burger, which features a sushi-grade tuna patty, nori chips, teriyaki and honey wasabi. Pair it with a frozen strawberry margarita for a classic summer cooldown.


3 | Lil’ Simmzys Summer Dining South Bay

Order This: Painkiller Cocktail and Oak-Grilled Shrimp Tacos

Good vibes surround all at Lil’ Simmzy’s, the most popular gastropub this side of the 405. Don’t miss out on the oak-grilled shrimp tacos, a fan-favorite dish all the locals rave about. The jalapeno vinaigrette is sure to knock your socks off! Pair it with a Painkiller cocktail and enjoy al fresco seating under the shade of an umbrella.

4 | True Food Kitchen Summer Dining South Bay

Order This: The Monarch Cocktail and Good Earth Kale Cobb Salad

For all the vegans and healthy eaters out there, this one’s for you! True Food Kitchen is the answer to all your dreams. Including cashew poblano ranch, avocado, asparagus, snap peas, pickled jicama, coconut bacon and more, the Good Earth Kale Cobb Salad is definitely a must-try summer item. Locals know True Food for including seasonal ingredients in anti-inflammatory recipes. Top off your meal with the Monarch cocktail, comprised of organic gin, elderflower, butterfly pea flower and tonic.


5 | Van Leeuwen Ice Cream

Order This: Vegan Cookie Crumble Ice Cream (strawberry jam flavor or honeycomb flavor)

Nothing says summer more than ice cream! Get your fix at Van Leeuwen Ice Cream, the wildly popular ice cream shop that everyone knows for its impressive array of flavors for both omnivores and vegans alike. Try the vegan cookie crumble strawberry jam flavor for a burst of creamy, sweet goodness perfect for those over-90 degree, sunny scorchers. Go for the honeycomb flavor to make all your caramel candy dreams come true.


The Point
850 S Pacific Coast Hwy
El Segundo, CA 90245

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