Brad Jacobson

Discover Ocean Diner in Hermosa Beach

Discover Ocean Diner in Hermosa Beach

They’ve been in Hermosa for 31 Years! In this episode of 2 Minute Reviews we go back in time to the Ocean Diner on Aviation Blvd in Hermosa Beach. Its a throwback, 40’s decor, great diner! Founder Rick Hankus discusses the nostalgic Hermosa Beach diner with Steve. This was produced by Civic Couch

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Discover the Greenbelt Restaurant in Hermosa Beach

Discover the Greenbelt Restaurant in Hermosa Beach

The Greenbelt isn’t just that path you run on between Hermosa and Manhattan, it’s a restaurant with good food,drinks and an increbile patio. Steve Napolitano discusses the Hermosa Beach Restaurant with owner Michael Santomieri and manager Casey Keohane. The video was produced by Civic Couch.

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Discover Basq Kitchen in Redondo Beach

Discover Basq Kitchen in Redondo Beach

Have you tried authentic Basq Food? Steve Napolitano and Brad Jacobson visit Basq Country at Basq Kitchen in Redondo Beach on the boardwalk. Incredible food, incredible drinks…check it out.

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Discover Manhattan House Restaurant in Manhattan Beach

Discover Manhattan House Restaurant in Manhattan Beach

Discover Manhattan House Restaurant in Manhattan Beach Steve and Brad visit Manhattan House on Manhattan Beach Blvd. in Manhattan Beach for a 2 minute review.  You’ve probably driven by it at least a few times and noticed the mural covering the outside wall, now you have a reason to go inside and try it.

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Steve and Brad Discover Yamaya Japanese Wagyu and Grill in Torrance

Steve and Brad Discover Yamaya Japanese Wagyu and Grill in Torrance

Steve and Brad Discover Yamaya Japanese Wagyu and Grill in Torrance Steve and Brad venture slightly outside the bubble for this 2 Minute Review to feature Yamaya Japanese Wagyu & Grill in Torrance. This reminds us of wine tasting but with top shelf beef. So good! This episode is hosted by Steve Napolitano and yes, […]

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Steve and Brad Discover the Sea Level Restaurant at the Shade Hotel in Redondo

Steve and Brad Discover the Sea Level Restaurant at the Shade Hotel in Redondo

In this episode of 2 Minute Reviews, Steve and Brad visit the Sea Level Restaurant at the Shade Hotel in Redondo Beach.  Executive Chef Aaron Robbins discusses the menu, drinks and ambiance.  The video was produced by Civic Couch. 

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Steve and Brad Discover Sea Change Restaurant in the Redondo Beach Riviera (video)

Steve and Brad Discover Sea Change Restaurant in the Redondo Beach Riviera (video)

The restaurant that started fine dining in the South Bay (Chez Melange) has now reinvented itself as Sea Change. Steve Napolitano discusses the change with owner Michael Franks and certified sommelier Stryker Rearick. Produced by Civic Couch

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Brad and Steve Visit Primo Italia in Torrance

Brad and Steve Visit Primo Italia in Torrance

They’ve  broken into Torrance with this Two Minute Review featuring Primo Italia, authentic Italian food, great drinks and live music. Host Steve Napolitano chats with Primo’s managing partner Lou Giovannetti and executive chef Michelangelo Allaga about their Italian restaurant.

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Brad and Steve visit a South Bay Icon, Pancho’s in Manhattan Beach

Brad and Steve visit a South Bay Icon, Pancho’s in Manhattan Beach

You’ve had one (or maybe two) of their margaritas right?? Pancho’s owner E. Abbott Lawrence and his family took ownership in May 1976 and have been a South Bay “must try” ever since. With its expansive, authentic Mexican menu and delicious hand-made margaritas, Pancho’s quickly became a South Bay landmark. Steve Napolitano interviews owner Abbott […]

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Steve and Brad visit Cafe Wild in Manhattan Beach (video)

Steve and Brad visit Cafe Wild in Manhattan Beach (video)

Taking over where Four Daughter left off is the Cafe Wild restaurant and our feature for this episode of our Two Minute Review. Host Steve Napolitano discusses the new menu, atmosphere and more with partners in life and business Erin and Phil Shipley. This video was produced by Civic Couch.

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The Original Ragin Cajun is Back so Brad and Steve Pay it a Visit

The Original Ragin Cajun is Back so Brad and Steve Pay it a Visit

Are you ready for a taste of the Bayou Country? This one is about family, friends and fantastic cajun food at the Original Ragin Cajun in Hermosa Beach. Steve Napolitano sits down with the always entertaining owner of Ragin Cajun, Stephen Domingue to discuss his authentic Cajun restaurant and coming back to Hermosa Beach. This […]

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Steve and Brad Visit a Manhattan Beach Favorite, Mama D’s. (video)

Steve and Brad Visit a Manhattan Beach Favorite, Mama D’s.  (video)

Mama D's in Manhattan Beach

Steve Napolitano and Brad Jacobson visit Mama D’s Italian Restaurant in Manhattan Beach Since the day they first opened, Mama D’s in Manhattan Beach has always made customer experience their #1 priority, from starting a trend of passing out free bread to people waiting for a table, to having crayons and coloring books for the […]

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Steve predicts this will be one of the best restaurants in the South Bay!

Steve predicts this will be one of the best restaurants in the South Bay!

Steve Napolitano and Brad Jacobson visit Les P'tits Bretons French Restaurant in Manhattan Beach

Steve Napolitano and Brad Jacobson visit Les P’tits Bretons French Restaurant in Manhattan Beach Steve predicts this will be one of the best restaurants in the South Bay! Located on the corner of Highland and Marine in Manhattan Beach, Les P’Tits Bretons is a hidden gem and an incredible French experience you must try. This […]

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Steve and Brad Visit Casa Playa Restaurant in Redondo Beach

Steve and Brad Visit Casa Playa Restaurant in Redondo Beach

Steve Napolitano and Brad Jacobson visit Casa Playa Restaurant in Redondo Beach Imagine going to a restaurant as a kid, loving it so much that you buy it when you’re older! That’s exactly what Dave DahDah did with Casa Playa and he sits down with host Steve Napolitano in this episode of 2 Minute Reviews […]

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Steve and Brad Visit Michael Zislis at Rock N Fish

Steve and Brad Visit Michael Zislis at Rock N Fish

Old timers in Manhattan Beach shed tears when Hibachi went away but in it’s place rose Rock N Fish which is becoming it’s own icon. Steve Napolitano sits down with Rock N Fish owner Michael Zislis to learn what makes Rock N Fish so special.  This video was produced by Civic Couch.