Sunday, September 22nd 2019

Mojo Teahouse Brings a Piece of Home to Isla Vista

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer Mojo Teahouse opened on Trigo Road in late August, promising high-quality, authentic tea and Asian fusion snacks. As someone who grew...

Lao Ma Tou Hot Pot Brings Thoughtful Menu and Friendly Service to State Street

Krystal Chen Lao Ma Tou Hot Pot, a recently opened restaurant on State Street in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, specializes in authentic, hot...

Choppa Rolls Up the Praise with its Rolled Ice Cream

Jennica Martin Staff Writer Goleta and Santa Barbara have a lot of ice cream shops to indulge in when you’re craving something sweet, but only recently...

Silvergreens Finally Finds its Niche in I.V.

Kamran Yunus Senior Copy Editor After suddenly closing down last June, Silvergreens has reopened in its original Isla Vista location, located on the corner of Pardall...

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...

California Tacos & Taproom Brings Fresh Mexican Food to Isla Vista

Victoria Penate Features Editor The latest addition to Isla Vista’s ever-changing selection of restaurants, California Tacos & Taproom, has opened for business, occupying the spot formerly...

Grilled Cheese Truck Stop ‘Melts’ I.V. Hearts

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor As you walk on Embarcadero del Norte, it’s almost impossible to miss the bright orange-and-yellow bricks of I.V.’s newest eatery, The Original...

For the Love of Danish Pastries

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor When I first arrived in Solvang on a cloudy Monday afternoon, I felt like I had stepped into a smaller version of...

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...

One Piece Ramen Lacks Flavor But Shows Potential

Tomas Pallapatoc Staff Writer Any UCSB student walking out into I.V. looking for a bite to eat is bound to walk past the newly opened One...