February 24, 2016
New Dining Spots To Explore in NB
We all have our neighborhood favorites – popular local spots or hole in the wall discoveries that we visit frequently with friends & family. We trust that they’ll satisfy our cravings as they have in the past. Well, we’re here to tell you there are a few new restaurants that are making a name in our culinary community. Each one offers something unique, diverse and extremely delicious. So we challenge you, break away from your ordinary routine, be an adventurous diner and help us give a warm welcome to these 5 new, spectacular eateries!
Go Greek is not your typical frozen yogurt joint. You’ll feel good about this restaurant choice. Go Greek promotes healthy eating habits by providing thick and creamy Greek yogurt that supplies your body with exactly what it needs – it revives you for the day ahead. On their menu, you’ll be enticed by their Freskos, Kyros, and parfaits. Each item is topped with fruit and healthy, zero-guilt ingredients. Whether you’re in the mood for a cold, colorful Greek frozen yogurt or a low in fat, high in protein fresh Greek yogurt creation, you’ll leave satisfied with the taste and benefits of Go Greek’s authentic and delicious yogurt choices.
Gratitude is now open in the Westcliff neighborhood and is taking the community by storm. Gratitude is a restaurant that specializes in 100% organic plant-based gourmet cuisine. Each menu item is uniquely named with an adjective that promotes positivity – try the “Vivacious” appetizer or the “Happy” sandwich. Share Gratitude with all of your friends, family and neighbors and experience the rejuvenation and excitement that sparks from clean eating.
All of you tea lovers are finally getting some love! The American Tea room sources teas and tea ware from around the world to craft a distinctly American tea experience. They are the encyclopedias of all teas – learn the various types, origins, fun facts as well as a few traditional beauty remedies. Located at Fashion Island, it’s the perfect in-between stores pit stop. Enter the “tea zone” and delight in distinctive teas that are unique from around the globe.
Did you say burger bar? Hopdoddy has burger combinations that will take your taste buds on a ride – one ending with a happy tummy and an urge to plan your next Hopdoddy outing. Already a Fashion Island favorite, Hopdoddy uses the freshest all- natural ingredients. Stick with the classic burger or go with the Terlingua burger – a more adventurous burger complete with Hopdoddy’s Sassy Sauce. One look at their truffle fries and you’ll be smitten.
A Yelp, 4 ½ star favorite, this neighborhood newbie is making a lot of sweet treat lovers very happy. Located in the heart of Balboa Village, Confetti Italian Ice & Custard is the perfect place for a cool down after a day exploring the beach. Confetti Italian Ice & Custard is vibrant in color, both in their store décor and in their ice flavors. You’re able to mix & match their long list of flavor choices to create your perfect dessert. Also, insider tip, dip your spoon into your Italian ice or custard and see what you find…