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The Albright

Want to take a mini vacation? I was invited to Santa Monica Pier to check out the newly renovated/renamed seafood restaurant, The Albright. My Aunt Heidi was my date…she did most of the menu sampling. Beer Battered Fish Tacos, served with jasmine rice and black beans… …a Chopped Salad with Chicken… …Freshly Steamed Lobster with Corn on the Cob and Potato

Blue Plate Oysterette

Blue Plate Oysterette has been on my radar for a while now – they are well-known in Santa Monica, and recently opened closer to my side of town, on 3rd Street. I left the vegetarian at home and brought Christy… …we went to celebrate her birthday! She ordered the Red Trout – similar to salmon – with a side of seriously

Think Pink

I haven’t been back to Pink Taco for a few years – they were kind enough to welcome us in for a hosted weekend lunch! Chips n salsa to start… …followed by their signature Chopped Salad with avocado, corn, eggs, tomato, black bean vinaigrette… …and added shrimp. Abe went with one of several vegetarian options – Portobello Mushrooms on corn tortillas