Hoods: Vibrant Restaurants And Shops Reinvigorate A Costa Mesa Strip Mall

"We like to keep it lighthearted: break down the wall between the barista and the customer." —Bryan Trinh, Owner of Bad Coffee

Hoods: Suprising Finds At This Lake Forest Neighborhood

Surprising finds—from a vet who focuses on preventive care to one of the county’s best indoor climbing gyms—have taken over this Lake Forest neighborhood.

‘Hoods: Going Global in Fountain Valley

Two new restaurants are bringing international fusion fare to this busy corner of Fountain Valley, near the border of Huntington Beach.

‘Hoods: Where to Find Greek Food and Vintage Treasures in Tustin

Two new spots draw visitors to this section of Tustin, where folks seeking authentic Greek food and vintage treasures have long gathered.

Hip ‘Hoods: Anaheim’s Historic District Expands With New Openings

Another handful of new restaurants and shops recently moved into Anaheim’s historic core.

Hoods: CSUF City, USA

Students and locals slurp noodles, sip milk tea, browse bouquets, and jump into the e-sports craze.

Hoods: A Busy Corner of San Juan Capistrano Has Turned Into a Place to...

Thanks to some noteworthy businesses there.

Hip ‘Hoods: The Orange Circle

The Orange Circle is always reinventing itself, in a good way.

Hoods: New Comedy Club and Play Zone in Huntington Beach

Vietnamese spot and sandwich place complete the appeal of this popular hood.

Hip ‘Hoods | Mission Viejo

You’ll find boba tea, handmade pasta, specialty hot chocolate, and a charming boutique.