The Spoon Trade Grover Beach

THE SPOON TRADE in Grover Beach is the newest in an ever-expanding group of Central Coast restaurants to open in the collective Arroyo Grande-Grover Beach-Pismo Beach area.  Two visits in, I can safely say it comfortably completes an EMBER-COMFORT MARKET-SPOON TRADE trifecta for amazing, quality food, daringly conceived and perfectly presented.  From the tartare to…

Resty updates and additions 6.28

THE CENTRAL COAST RESTAURANTS LIST A revisiting of LUNA RED in San Luis Obispo.  Holding steady at  ♦♦   Menu has changed to a very bistro-ey single cardboard sheet but the wine list seems to have expanded considerably.  I can’t help but think these moves are in response to FOREMOST WINE COMPANY moving into the…

Foremost Wine Company

It’s a RESTAURANT!  It’s A WINE-SHOP!  It’s a LOUNGE!  Wait.  What is it?!  It is only San Luis Obispo’s newest dining concept and I say concept only because ‘experience’ was taken–several times–and just really doesn’t do the whole package justice.  Now that Foremost Wine Company is fully open, it is prime time to get yourself…