Tasty changes to an upscale Huntington Beach spot; amazing injera – Orange County Register
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When Brad A. Johnson wrote about Henry’s at the Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort in Huntington Beach in 2019 after it opened, he said it was the most ambitious restaurant in town in years.
Today the address is the same, but with a new chef, the restaurant is called Henry’s Coastal Cuisine, but with a menu that puts interesting twists on some classic dishes.
Eat of the moment
When it comes to Ethiopian cuisine, injera can make or break a meal, writes Brad. And at the Ethiopian/Eritrean restaurant Beteseb in Anaheim, he found a delicious example of unique bread.
James Beard semi-finalist in OC
Carlos Salgado, chef/owner of Taco María, was named a 2019 finalist in the Best Chef West category by the James Beard Foundation, an honor he received in previous years, beginning in 2016. Now the foundation has announced that ‘he is a semi-finalist in Best Chef California category, among other Southern California chefs.
The scoop on Handel
Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt has expanded into OC with locations already open in Newport Beach, Lake Forest, Laguna Niguel and Rancho Santa Margarita. The company has added a fifth scoop store, coming to Irvine at The Market Place.
Offers on dalgona
If you love whipped coffee drinks and Asian-style pastries and baked goods, mark your calendar for the official opening of the Sunmerry Bakery Café in Garden Grove. There will be offers for the grand opening of the restaurant on March 5 and 6. Anne Valdespino has more.
Of the sea
It’s officially Lent and that means fast food chains are adding seafood to their menus. here is some of the things you’ll find this year, from fish sandwiches to shrimp tacos.
With more rain and cooler temperatures in the forecast, try this upgraded version of Cathy Thomas’ French Onion Soup. It includes mushrooms, goat cheese and maybe cognac.