Try All 12 Spots in Lot 579 on May 11
Written By: Chelsea Raineri
Photography By: Randi Slusher
If you’ve visited Pacific City, chances are you’ve had the opportunity to check out Lot 579. If you haven’t, there’s no better night to experience it than May 11 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. for the Taste of Lot 579. All 12 restaurants will be offering delicious eats and sips for $20, and the cost of your ticket will support The Surfrider Foundation. Read on for the delectable menu items that will fill your evening.
Overlooking the sparkling waters of the Pacific ocean, The American Dream offers gourmet food with an incredible view. For the Taste of Lot 579, this restaurant will be serving up a sample of the Truffle Mac and Cheese and a beer shot filled with one of their select hoppy specials.
You’re probably familiar with Burnt Crumbs from the various Instagram posts of spaghetti oozing out of a grilled cheese. Well, now is your chance to try this Insta-famous sandwich. Head to Burnt Crumbs for the warm, delicious, everything-you’ve-ever-wanted, Spaghetti Grilled Cheese.
What’s a day in Huntington Beach without some delicious fish? Bear Flag Fish Co. has your fix! Sit outside for a beautiful view of the beach while enjoying the Bear Flag roll with spicy crab and cucumber topped with spicy tuna, cilantro and ponzu sauce. They’ll also be serving salmon and ahi sashimi, clam chowder, ahi poke, and Peruvian ceviche. For heartier options, try the Social D Burrito with black beans, lettuce, rice, Tommy sauce (spicy mayo), avocado, pico de gallo and basa white fish, or the Bear Flag Tacos with basa white fish, Tommy sauce, cabbage and pico de gallo.
If you’re a fan of The Big Lebowski, The Dudes’ Brewing Company is your spot. Make your way over here for a beer flight of four, four ounce pours of any beer your heart, or taste buds, desire.
Who can resist homemade ice cream? During the Taste of Lot 579, Hans’ Homemade Ice Cream will be offering mini cups filled with your choice of delicious flavors including Coffee Oreo, Cookie Butter, Dole Whip, Watermelon Sherbet and Caramel Macchiato.
Family owned, il Barone Sicilian Street Food offers guests pizza that’s more than worth the extra calories. With mouth-watering pizza samples like Pepperoni, Margherita, and the ever-so-delicious Goat and Artichoke pizza with pesto, feta, mozzarella and artichoke, pizza lovers will be in pizza heaven.
Got a sweet tooth? The mother-daughter duo at Frosted Cupcakery have you covered! With assorted mini cupcakes including, but not limited to, Chocolate with Chocolate Buttercream, Royal White with Vanilla Buttercream and Red Velvet with Cream Cheese, your sweet tooth will be satisfied—for the evening at least.
Meat lovers unite! Mahogany Smoked Meats is your haven, and their jerky, your bliss. They’ll be serving attendees the Western Beef Jerky made with pepper, garlic, soy sauce and teriyaki. You’ll want to grab a bag to take home with you!
Grab your girls and enjoy some rosé champagne at Petals & Pop. With beautiful flowers each way you look, you’ll be able to sip on a glass of bubbly in your new happy place.
“G’day mate,” is what you’ll be saying after a bite or two of the mini sized hand held pies served at this Aussie-style bakery. Each is made with a short crust pastry shell and a puff pastry lid, and you’ll find yourself diving into pies like the Dog’s Eye with Angus ground beef, minced onions, garlic and a tomato Worcestershire gravy or the Southern Comfort with diced white meat chicken, potato, peas, carrots, celery, thyme and black pepper, in a white wine cream sauce.
Instagrammable by nature, these adorable and simultaneously delicious pops will also be served at the Taste of Lot 579. Each made with all natural ingredients, you’ll have your choice of Strawberry Yogurt, Hazelnut Gelato, Pineapple Sorbetto, Strawberry Sorbetto, or Vanilla Gelato.
Portola Coffee Lab’s crafted coffee is a coffee lover’s dream. A match made in heaven, these hot and iced coffee samples will be paired with select flavors of macarons to make the perfect end to your day.
To purchase your ticket for the Taste of Lot 579, visit bit.ly/TasteofLOT579
Lot 579 in Pacific City
21010 Pacific Coast Hwy
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Want to Try All the Food and Drinks in Lot 579? Head to the Taste of Lot 579 on May 11