This coming Monday is America's Birthday. It's time to band together and celebrate our independence, via backyard BBQ or Beach party.
So, before the lights go down and the fireworks go up, here's where to fill up on America's favorite foods.
Chili – Arc, SOCO in Costa Mesa
- unreal heartiness, love the mix of shredded & finely ground beef, Chili with Beef, Lentils, Sour Cream, Chive & Grilled Toast $16
Hamburgers – Hopdoddy, Fashion Island in Newport Beach
- clean, thick 'n juicy, the bacon 'n cheese add-ons really make it, The Classic Burger with Angus Beef, Red Leaf Lettuce, White Onion, Ripe Beefsteak Tomato & Sassy Sauce (Horseradish, Ketchup & Mustard) $9
Hot Dogs – Gourmet Hot Dog Cart, Fashion Island in Newport Beach
- plump, fat, 'n juicy Gourmet Jumbo Hebrew National Turkey Dog on a soft Sesame Seed pillowy bun $4.17
Happy 4th of July!