Top Chef Amar Santana Taught Us A Lot About Paella And A Little Something About Life
TAKE A LOOK AT THAT PAELLA! — We sent Vince Mancini to meet with Chef Amar Santana to learn how to make Top Chef worthy food.
The Best of O.C.
The countdown is over, and 2016 is finally here! With the new year comes a slew of venues and individuals making life in Orange County all that much sweeter. Here, the best of what’s out there and what’s to come, and the results of our annual readers’ survey.
Amar Santana Expanding His Broadway Empire With Vaca
His new, Spanish-and-beyond concept coming to Costa Mesa in 2015
Costa Mesa, City of the Arts: Vaca
Santana, an alumnus of the former Charlie Palmer at Bloomingdales in South Coast Plaza, was named in 2015 as one of the most influential people in Orange County by the Orange County Register.
15 Hot New Restaurants Opening During the Holidays
Restaurants under construction in the OC are scrambling to put on finishing touches so they can open during the holiday season. We’re tracking the most anticipated new food brands – from burger bars to crusty pies to premium seafood.
From Broadway to Barcelona: Chef Amar Santana Extends His Global Culinary Reach
Partner Ahmed Labbate and Santana Announce Second Restaurant, Vaca