Shores Restaurant a great spot for summer dining

If you haven’t checked out The Shores Restaurant and bar recently, you’ve been missing out.

Located within the La Jolla Shores Hotel, the restaurant, which opened in 1970, has been a cornerstone of the three-story, Spanish-style hotel property with its 128 guest rooms, meeting and banquet facilities, and a variety of recreational activities.

Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, nightly specials and an a la carte Sunday brunch, The Shores Restaurant focuses on exceptional quality and fresh local ingredients.

The Shores Restaurant is great for summer dining.

“Summer translates to farmer’s market vegetables and freshly caught fish,” said chef Bernard Guillas.

Offered nightly during July is the restaurant’s Sip and Savor menu featuring heirloom tomato and crab. August will celebrate the best Pacific catch — Alaskan Halibut.

Summer is prime time at The Shores, and new this season is music on the patio Thursday evenings with a different musical performer each week.

As the executive chef of the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club, The Shores and the Marine Room, Guillas said his vision is to “showcase the best ingredients that our region has to offer.”

Guillas added each restaurant has a unique personality and cuisine.

“The common threads are ingredients in season, sustainability and intense flavors for every palate,” he said adding, “Life is delicious. … savor it.”

Lisa Redwine, sommelier for The Shores, said there is much that is new and exciting on the restaurant’s cocktail menu.

“Try the Ginalicious, a blend of Hendricks gin, fresh lime and muddled cucumber,” she said, recommending new wines — Malvasia from Toro Spain, Scarpetta Pinot Grigio and Brachetto from Piemonte Italy — to try.

“It’s like a worldwide vacation in a glass,” Redwine said.

The Shores Restaurant at 8110 Camino del Oro is owned and operated by the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, Inc. Validated, underground parking is available for restaurant patrons. For information and reservations, call (858) 456-0600, or visit www.TheShoresRestaurant.com.

Related posts:

  1. La Jolla company links with EvoNexus
  2. Adelaide’s Florists in La Jolla changes ownership
  3. aTyr gets equity financing deal
  4. Physician’s private La Jolla collection to be auctioned
  5. My Art Shed celebrates its first year in La Jolla

Short URL: http://www.lajollalight.com/?p=45498

Posted by Staff on Jul 8, 2011. Filed under Business Spotlight, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

La Jolla Community Calendar

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

RSS North Coastal News

  • Last year for Del Mar Union School District transitional kindergarten August 1, 2014
    The Del Mar Union School District is entering the last school year where it will be required to offer transitional kindergarten class — so far. Legislation is pending that would make it mandatory for districts to offer the program to low-income students. DMUSD’s transitional kindergarten (TK) serves a quarter of its population and to date will bring an addit […]
  • Friends of Gonzales Canyon spruce up Carmel Valley site August 1, 2014
    On July 19, Friends of Gonzales Canyon volunteers helped paint a new kiosk in the Carmel Valley canyon. […]
  • Solana Beach water district receives national award in financial reporting for eighth year August 1, 2014
    The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) presented the Santa Fe Irrigation District the GFOA’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the District’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). This is the eighth year successively that SFID has received this award. The Certificate of Ac […]