Hip ‘Hoods: Anaheim’s Historic District Expands With New Openings

Another handful of new restaurants and shops recently moved into Anaheim’s historic core.

July’s Hip Hood: Baker St. and Fairview in Costa Mesa

Time to discover the intersection of Baker Street and Fairview Avenue in Costa Mesa.

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If you love our Neighborhoods column every month, you'll really love this mobile-friendly map to all of our guides! Click on a pin to pull up a neighborhood we've covered near you.

Exclusive Video Tour of Anaheim’s Packing House

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Neighborhoods: Food and Drink Picks Near Angel Stadium

If you’re heading to Anaheim to watch the Angels close out their season, get there a few hours early to try these breweries and restaurants, all within walking distance to the stadium.

‘Hoods: Going Global in Fountain Valley

Two new restaurants are bringing international fusion fare to this busy corner of Fountain Valley, near the border of Huntington Beach.

Neighborhood: Anaheim’s Packing House

An agricultural landmark and architectural gem, Anaheim’s packing house has been transformed into a European-style food hall. The venue, at 440 S. Anaheim Blvd., offers nearly 20 dining experiences ranging from customized gelato to sushi, as well as a handful of vendors making their first O.C. appearance.

Hoods: A Busy Corner of San Juan Capistrano Has Turned Into a Place to...

Thanks to some noteworthy businesses there.

O.C. Neighborhoods: Surprising Finds at Costa Mesa’s Midway Market

Robin Jones introduces readers to the refreshingly industrial Midway Market, a rough-edged bloom of businesses tucked in the middle of warehouses and auto body shops. Look for the Quonset hut and you’ll find Viridian, a treasure-trove of jewelry, art, and intriguing one-of-a-kind objects. The Boathouse Collective is an unpretentious urban cafe with a hip, ad-hoc aesthetic (pallet furniture!) and live music. At Waffleholic Café, the waffles can be sweet or savory, served with crab cakes, or turned into BLTs.

Neighborhoods: Even More to Look Forward to in Laguna

The ongoing surge of restaurant and shop openings is the talk of Laguna Beach: By spring, there will be nearly a dozen new spots...