Food samples at Cannonball restaurant in Mission Beach. / Photo by Thomas Melville
Treat yourself to a plethora of goodies at the third annual Taste of Mission Beach, to be held 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 12 throughout the beach community's business district.
More than two dozen restaurants will be dishing out samples from a variety of cuisines available at the beach.
Participating restaurants include Arslan’s Gyros, Café Bahia, Cannonball, Capri Pizza, Coaster Saloon, Chop Shop, Draft, Guava Beach Bar & Grill, Juice Wave, Kojak’s, Luigi’s at the Beach, Marci’s, Miss B’s Coconut Club, Mission Beach Coffee Break, Olive Café, Olive Bakery, Rosaria Pizza, Rubicon Pizza, Sandbar Sports Bar & Grill, Saska’s Steak & Seafood, Starbucks, Swell Coffee Co., The Pennant, Toots Sandbar and Oceana Coastal Kitchen.
Taste start locations will be at Mission Beach Coffee Break, 2888 Mission Blvd., and Saska's Steak & Seafood, 3768 Mission Blvd.
The annual restaurant walk is being co-sponsored by Mission Beach Women’s Club and Mission Beach Town Council.
Free shuttles will be available to pick-up/drop-off participants at every bus stop along the route.
Tasters can also take a cruise on the Bahia Belle by catching it at either the Catamaran or the Bahia, or ride a bike free of charge donated by Cheap Rentals.
Tickets are $30 a person with proceeds going to PlayByTheBay.org. It is a campaign to upgrade playground equipment and re-create the Bonita Cove public, community recreation area across from Belmont Park.
Tickets can be purchased at Juicy Wave, Kojak’s, Luigi’s at the Beach, Mission Beach Coffee Break, Olive Bakery, Saska’s Steak & Seafood, The Pennant, and Toots Sandbar.
Tickets are also available at mbwc.org.