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Tuesday, June 2nd 2020

Poke Battle: Survival of the Fishiest

Joanne Rhee Web Editor About a year and a half ago, Isla Vista saw a boom in the boba business. Isla Vistans rejoiced at the thought...

Got Milk Tea Boba? New Boba Shop Ice Milk Company Opens in Isla Vista

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Photo by Candice Ge, Staff Photographer Ever since Pita Pit closed down, there have been rumors about who would take over that building....

The Vibrancy of Veganism and The Great Green Chef Cooking Competition

Sofia Quinones Finally given the chance to prove their culinary prowess, eager vegan chefs came to the Isla Vista Co-Op to take part in the...

A Warm Welcome to WeCook

Kamran Yunus Copy Editor Recent weeks saw the introduction of WeCook, an authentic Chinese restaurant located a bit down Pardall Road, with the establishment taking the...

UCSB Dining Commons: Where Will You Earn Your Freshman 15?

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer The most asked question by incoming freshmen, as old as the University of California, Santa Barbara itself, can arguably be, “How’s the...

The Gelato Festival Brings Frozen, Dairy-Free Treats to Santa Barbara

Ziqiang Zhao The Gelato Festival came to Santa Barbara to celebrate a classic European dessert from Oct. 20-Oct. 22. The fairly small festival took place in...

TASA Night Market Steals the Friday Night Show

Jack Alegre Staff Writer While waiting in line for the Khalid concert, several students probably saw a similar crowd blossoming just across from them at Storke...

Meun Fan Adds Some Spice to Goleta

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Meun Fan Thai Cafe is a welcome deviation from the endless cycle of Chinese take-out and sushi. Thai food, when done well,...

Buddha Bowls: Fresh, Local, and Reasonably Priced

Madison Donahue-Wolfe Staff Writer Photos by John Clow, Staff Photographer Buddha Bowls, the latest restaurant to open its doors to the residents of Isla Vista, offers a...

Dave’s Dogs Won’t Disappoint Wiener Lovers

Victoria Penate Dave’s Dogs may not immediately stand out from within its fairly nondescript shopping center surroundings. Although it lacks the garish yellow paint of...