Hermosa Beach, CA (PRWEB) October 6, 2008
Regularly frequented by celebrities, the Award-Winning Shore Restaurant and Lounge begins Wine & Cheese Tastings on Tuesdays October 7 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Known for its casual elegance in the South Bay, CA through its beautiful atmosphere, quality live entertainment, Celebrity clientele and full-service fine dining by Executive Chef David Linville, formerly of The Standard Sunset Strip, Viceroy Hotel, St. Regis Hotel and Mastros Beverly Hills.
One of Hollywood's A-List Chefs, Linville now serves award-winning internationally inspired CA comfort cuisine to the South Bay community and will be a featured Chef at the October Los Angeles Magazine's Taste of LA event.
Linville was one of the top private Yacht Chefs in 2007 for numerous A-List Celebrities, and The Shore's celebrity and local clientele also appreciate his quality, down-home cooking. Since his arrival, The Shore Restaurant has received "Hippest Dining Spot," "Best Dinner Menu," and "Best New Dining Establishment" recognition in the South Bay.
The Shore's upscale mix of creative "fusion" and traditional menu items offer a variety of internationally inspired entrees and salads created with authentic ingredients straight from local farmer's markets. A variety of appetizers and side dishes are available for those seeking lighter fare. The basis for Chef David's cooking always begins with quality products and includes a diverse mix of cuisine designed to appeal to a discerning palate.
Sophisticated, yet authentic entrees include: Tabasco marinated southern fried chicken and buttermilk Belgium waffles and maple syrup; ginger miso glazed halibut served with a yakisoba noodle stir fry; pacific sea bass served with sautéed heirloom tomatoes, capers and basil Chive truffle oil; pan seared scallops with a sweet corn and huitlacoche mushroom veloute'; and pan seared filet mignon served on top of greens with a port wine reduction sauce.
The Shore offers a complete, diverse international wine list designed to complement any meal with ½ price wine bottles and wine tastings on Tuesdays. A range of all spirits, including top shelf beverages and VIP bottle Service, is also available.
The Shore is a hotspot for celebrities, sports figures, and Hollywood A-listers. Guests have included Actor Benicio Del Toro, Mark Cuban and local South Bay resident, Model Rachel Hunter; Singer - Songwriter Alanis Morissette, Oingo Boingo, Devo, Elan, No Doubt, The Bravery, and Dramarama, and sports players from the LA Lakers (Lamar Odom, Luke Walton, Jordan Farmar, former Lakers - Kwame Brown, Ronny Turiaf) the LA Kings (Derek Armstrong, Anze Kopitar, Michael Cammarelli), the Anaheim Ducks (George Parros, Sean O'Donnell), the LA Clippers (Shaun Livingston, Paul Davis), members of the LA Galaxy Soccer Team and the Buffalo Bills, World Champion Surfing brothers, Timmy and Tom Curran, and local resident, Hall of Famer, Warren Moon, who all enjoy the excellent cuisine, the Shore's well rounded international wine list, attentive servers, and beachside ambiance.
After 10pm, The Shore offers quality live entertainment, dancing and award-winning DJ's. The Shore's in-house Music Stylist and Co-Owner, Jason Baran, is responsible for creating the vibe and social scene that has the South Bay jammin' weekly. With his finger on the musical pulse of Los Angeles, Jason, along with Oren Avineri of Listen Entertainment, book acclaimed musicians and bands that have a national following rarely seen in Hermosa Beach, CA. Musical acts/performers have included: Dirty Heads, Kua Ana, Pigeon John, Cipes and The People, B Side Players, Naked Rhythm and Drummer Ricky Rocks who competes every Thursday with DJ Dini, to name a few. Cover charges vary from $5 to $10 depending on the performer.
Special event hosting is available at The Shore Restaurant and Lounge. Recent events have included Fundraisers such as the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Executive Lock-up, The South Bay Professional Connection's Surfrider Benefit, and Project Touch; Professional Industry Events such as The South Bay Professional Connection Hospitality Appreciation Evening, The Hermosa Shorts Festival Kick Off Party, Hughes Aircraft Company Happy Hour, and Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce Mixer; and private events like the Table for Six Dining group, Nebraska Cornhuskers, New York Jets and Sexy Single Parent Monday Night Football viewing parties, Equinox/BMW's USC v. OSU Football viewing party, wedding receptions, Christmas and holiday parties, birthday parties, workshops, film shoots, and others.
Future special events include: Wine & Cheese Tastings on Tuesdays beginning October 7, UCLA Alumni Association Wine Tasting on October 16, the Annual Shore Halloween Costume Parties October 29-31, and Singles Coach Katherine Bougli's Be Open to Love Workshop on November 18, with other events to be announced. The Shore is currently booking holiday parties.
The Shore's 3200 square foot venue combines a chic aesthetic for relaxed dining and a sophisticated lounge experience for upcoming holiday parties. The Shore seats approximately 60 in the dining room, 30 in the bar and lounge, with an additional 34 on the patio. The entire occupancy is 180.
THE SHORE RESTAURANTEERS
The Shore Restaurant and Lounge Co-Owner/Manager, Mike Sribney, is an accomplished local South Bay 20 year importer/entrepreneur, and also currently owns the Award-Winning Pedone's Restaurant in Hermosa Beach. Co-Owner, Dr. Rainer Beck, a former Environmental Scientist and owner of Harvelle's Blues Club Santa Monica, Trio By the Bay in Manhattan Beach and others, is a 30 year veteran of the restaurant and entertainment business. Co-Owner/Music Stylist, Jason Baran, previously created soundtracks for Lion's Gate with Joel C. High and owns 5150 Music Management Company, in addition to managing the Shore Restaurant and Lounge's musical line-up.
HOURS AND LOCATION
The Shore Restaurant and Lounge is open seven nights a week Monday through Friday from 5:00pm until 1:00am, Saturdays from 9:00am -1:00am, and Sundays 10:00am - 1:00am. A complimentary brunch buffet is served on Sundays until 12noon and a special lunch menu is served on the weekend to appeal to the sophisticated sports fan.
The Shore Restaurant and Lounge is located at 1320 Hermosa Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. For more information, please call 310 376-0414 or review: http://www.theshorerestaurantandlounge.com.
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