photo courtesy of christmasboatparade.com
It's the most wonderful time of the year, because it's time for the the boats of Newport Bay to spread their holiday cheer.
This year marks the 107th annual Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade. And I've got not one, not two, not three, but four different restaurants for you to take in the views.
Balboa Bay Resort's A&O Kitchen + Bar - Preppy Casual, Gastropub
- sticky 'n sweet, Bacon Wrapped Dates with Blue Cheese & Balsamic Glaze $2 each/$4 for 7
Billy's At The Beach - Always a Good Time, Hawaiian Cuisine
- beautiful presentation, sweet sauce balances garlic crunch, Garlic Herb Panko Crusted Mahi Mahi $35
Pizza Nova - Family Friendly, Italian
- spicy 'n creamy with super fluffy dough, Pepperoni White Woodfired Pizza with Fresh Garlic, Alfredo Sauce, Mozzarella, Fontina, Ricotta & Parmesan
The Winery - Upscale, Fine Dining
- same reduction as the scallops, meat has medium thickness, couscous is clean 'n spongey, Slow Braised Angus Beef Shortrib with Zinfandel Reduction, Carrot infused Pearl CousCous & Proscuitto Wrapped Asparagus $29.95