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SMASH BURGER

I recently had the privilege of a lunch date with my daughter. She loves hamburgers. I thought I would take the opportunity to try a new burger spot. We decided to try Smash Burger in Redondo Beach, CA.

My daughter loved her Smash Burger!

I have heard for years they have great burgers. They use fresh angus meat SMASHED with their own seasoning on a artisan bun. The restaurant had just opened when we got there. It was clean and the counter man Xavier was very friendly. We told him it was our first time there and needed to look at the menu. He gladly introduced us to the menu and explained our choices. My daughter ordered the kids meal, with the added bonus of a chocolate shake. Their shakes are hand spun with Haagen-Dazs ice cream.

I ordered the Double Avocado Bacon Burger with sliced avocado, applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, ranch, mayo, toasted multi-grain bun. I was so hungry, I ate it before I could take a picture of it. I asked Xavier if I could take a picture of the next burger that came out just to show you.

I should have ordered the Smoked Bacon Brisket Burger with smoked aged cheddar cheese, brisket, applewood smoked bacon, pickles, bbq sauce on a toasted brioche bun. That just looked awesome! We definitely left satisfied.

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Breweries Push LA County To Allow Reopening With Food Vendors | Redondo Beach, CA Patch

Breweries Push LA County To Allow Reopening With Food Vendors – Redondo Beach, CA – A group of craft breweries are pushing LA County officials to allow them to reopen with food vendors.
— Read on patch.com/california/redondobeach/breweries-push-la-county-allow-reopening-food-vendors

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The New Hollywood Riviera Village.

Well, the South Bay is working hard towards recovery from COVID-19. Lots of good times missed. Ruby’s Weekly Friday Night Car Show has been postponed, along with Lobster Festival and BeachLife Summer Concert that benchmarked South Bay music festivals. We are now moving forward with outdoor dinning and creative food ordering systems in place.

It’s been great for the community to all pull together to build these barriers for enclosed patio dining. it’s been very difficult for many of the restaurant owners to continue to just survive off take out and delivery services. Many of the third-party delivery services like GrubHub and DoorDash have been taking much of the revenue from restaurants not having the insurance for delivery drivers. Many have been getting creative with Take Out orders. The Hook and Plow has put together Family of Four Dinners to include an appetizer, freshly prepared meals, and dessert.

Patio Seating Created for outdoor dining in Redondo Beach, California

Many restaurant owners like Paul Hennessy tried this idea a year prior. He was grated a test patio, but was later turned down to keep the outdoor patio. Now with COVID-19, he has gotten his wish with ALL his restaurants in the Village. Worked out great for Greg Newman’s Sharkees in Hermosa Beach as well. They finally got their roof patio! It only took a Pandemic to grant them the license they have been fighting for years to get.

Sharkeez Hermosa Beach, California

Although it’s been challenging for restaurants to survive, most are relying on outdoor dining for a fraction of the sales. Some have received stimulus packages, but they vary and are still being processed. The community has seem to embraced this new form of eating out, as it’s probably better than staying home. With the limited seating availability, some places even look busier with the wait outside!

We are all waiting patiently while things slowly get back to normal. The South Bay community is strong, resilient, and innovative to help businesses stay in business for all of us! God Bless.

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South Bay Restaurants Take-out Guide: Restaurants respond to dine-in prohibition

Manhattan Beach – South Bay restaurants step up take-out during dining-in prohibition.

The following restaurants are offering take-out and delivery to the South Bay. Restaurants wishing to be added to this list should email their information to EasyReader@easyreadernews.com. There is no charge to be listed.

— Read on easyreadernews.com/south-bay-restaurants-step-up-take-out-during-dining-in-prohibition-2/

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Alpine Village Says Auf Wiedersehen To Its Restaurant: LAist

Alpine Village Says Auf Wiedersehen To Its Restaurant: LAist
— Read on laist.com/2020/03/11/alpine_village_says_auf_wiedersehen_to_its_restaurant.php

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Silvio’s Brazilian BBQ serves new Brunch menu

This weekend, Silvio’s Brazilian BBQ is kicking off their new Brunch menu. To get off to a great start, customers can get a free mimosa with purchase of a brunch menu item. For a limited time.

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