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Aug 29, 2013
Taste of Downtown Waterfront

August 28 & 29, 2013
Waterfront at Pine Avenue Pier 

The Taste of Downtown series continues in Downtown Long Beach! The series will finish at Downtown’s Waterfront at Pine Avenue Pier on August 28 & 29. Many of your favorite Downtown restaurants will be serving up sample sized portions of their signature dishes, while music permeates the waterfront area.

Tickets are available at the event for $1 per ticket.

Tickets purchased online can be picked up at the Will Call/Ticket Booth. Purchased tasting tickets are valid at ALL Taste of Downtown events.

90 Minute parking validation will be available for all guests that park in the Pike parking structure. 

Enjoy everything that the Taste of Downtown Waterfront has to offer, including: 


    Auld Dubliner:  

    Coarse Country Pate • 2 tickets,  Guiness Beef Stew • 3 tickets,  Bread Pudding • 2 tickets,  Soda / Water • 1 ticket

    Buono's Authentic Pizzeria:  

    Gourmet & Traditional Pizza • 2 tickets,  Eggplant Parmiggiana • 3 tickets,  Farfalle Alfredo w/ Chicken & Broccoli • 3 tickets

    Cold Stone Creamery:  

    Ice Cream Sandwich Sampler • 2 tickets,  Mini Pies • 2 tickets,  Cake-in-a-Cup • 3 tickets

    Famous Dave's:  

    Pork Sandwich, Beans & BBQ Chips • 3 tickets

    Gladstone's Long Beach:  

    Lobster Mac-n-Cheese • 4 tickets,  Chocolate Ganache Mini Martini • 1 ticket

    Hooter's Long Beach:  

    3 Boneless Hot Wings w/ Ranch • 3 tickets,  Buffalo Chicken Slider • 3 tickets, Bottled Water • 1 ticket

    Kabob Curry:  

    Chicken Masala • 2 tickets,  Aloo Matar • 2 tickets,  Meat Samosa • 2 tickets,  Basmati Rice • 2 tickets,  Mango Lassi • 2 tickets

    Michael's Pizzeria:  

    Polpete al Forno (braised veal, pork, and beef meatballs) • 3 tickets,  Puccia alle Melanzane (Mini Calzone w/ caponata and homemade mozzarella) • 3 tickets,  Pomodoro e Melone (Local heirloom tomato and melon salad with sea salt) • 2 tickets

    Pier 76 Fish Grill:  

    Langostino & Lobster Roll (w/ tomatoes, candied bacon, & chipotle blue cheese) & Broccoli Coleslaw • 3 tickets,  Watermelon Lemonade • 1 ticket

    Shenanigans Irish Pub & Grille:  

    Fish & Chips • 3 tickets, Corned Beef Sliders • 3 tickets, Soda / Water • 1 ticket

    Village Bakery:  

    Pumpkin Chai Bread • 1 ticket, Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookie • 1 ticket,  Pear Walnut Blue Cheese Scone • 1 ticket,  Raspberry Cream Cheese Turnover • 1 ticket,  Dry Soda (Lavender or Cucumber) • 1 ticket

    Wine Down Lounge | The Sky Room:  

    Cuban Pulled Pork • 4 tickets,  New England Shrimp Roll • 4 tickets,  Mini Creme Brulee Tart • 1 ticket,  Fresh Watermelon Juice • 1 ticket,  Bottled Water • 1 ticket

  • LIVE REGGAE MUSIC performed by Urban Dread
What people have said about the Taste of Downtown:     
“This event is a lot of fun. Way more people than we expected, which is always a good thing! It’s an great way to showcase Auld Dubliner to everyone, letting them know that not only do we have great beer, we have great food!” - David Copley, Auld Dubliner

“Thank you!! We had so much fun. It was a feast for your senses…the yummy smells covered the hood. It is really cool to see the entire neighborhood out for all of these events!” - Andy & Allison Kripp, Downtown Residents and owners of The Den Barber Salon

“Working with the DLBA was a great experience and it was a privilege to participate in an event that highlights the fun and eclectic nature of the East Village and to perpetuate the growth and activity in this area.” - Angela Mesna, District Wine Bar

“It was amazing…food was spectacular!” - Ashlie Brady


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