Author: Kimberly Rivers

Great coffee and vibe at Singing Sun

PICTURED: Coffee and egg, bacon and chive croissant. Photo by Kimberly Rivers Singing Sun Coffee 1930 E. Main Street, Ventura $3-5 Let’s be clear: Sure, the coffee is important at our favorite coffee spots, but the places that become part of our routine offer more — an experience of community. The morning coffee crowd is one of my favorite things about visiting a proper city, such as San Francisco or New York. Setting aside a few precious extra minutes in the morning, this group of people ventures to a favorite coffee stop for more than just the morning...

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Revisiting local pub fare at Anacapa Brewing

PICTURED: The Old Mission Fig burger and side salad at Anacapa Brewing Company in Ventura. Photo by Kimberly Rivers Anacapa Brewing 472 E. Main. St., Ventura 805-643-2337 or $10-18 The night before the first day of eighth grade, school shopping is not finished and mom needs a recharge before entering the vortex that is the mall. Anacapa Brewing Company is conveniently downtown, no need to drive after work. We sat outside, watching people stroll by on a Tuesday: locals who work downtown or running errands, the conundrum tourists who support our economy but take up parking spots. I...

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