What's New in South Coast Metro?

There are benefits to living and working in South Coast Metro.

OC Supervisor Katrina Foley recognized George Thomson and Jay Nugent for notable gains for the South Coast Metro area during SCMA's mid-year luncheon held at Hilton Orange County / Costa Mesa on June 10th. The event was co-hosted by local business leaders George Sakioka and Gary Gerson. Sakioka praised the partnership South Coast Metro has had with Costa Mesa and Santa Ana Police and Fire Departments.

Pacific Symphony Announces “Symphony On The Go!,” A Mobile Community Concert Experience To Tour OC

May 24, 2021

Coming soon to a city near you: Symphony on the Go! is a mobile community concert experience that will tour throughout Orange County. This brightly-wrapped traveling stage on wheels will be hard to miss, with colorful images of Pacific Symphony musicians and Music Director Carl St.Clair. Symphony on the Go! provides a comfortable and safe performing stage for the Symphony’s musicians, who look forward to performing in front of live audiences again. At a time when people have…

Enjoy Mother’s Day Dining at South Coast Plaza

April 30, 2021

South Coast Plaza’s restaurants anticipate a busy Mother’s Day weekend and reservations are advised. All restaurants will be open, but here is a sampling of special offerings expressly for Mother’s Day. There are also dining packages to enjoy at home. KNIFE PLEAT Knife Pleat offers Mother’s Day tea on Sunday, May 9th. Guests will begin the classic tea service with scones, clotted cream and house-made marmalades. Finger sandwiches on assorted breads include Persian cucumber, egg…

Easter Dining at South Coast Plaza

March 26, 2021

Five restaurants will offer dine-in and takeout Easter menus on Sunday, April 4. Other restaurants in the SCP collection will be open with standard hours and à la carte menus. A “make and take” Easter cooking class is available at Sur La Table that combines a hands-on class with a take-home dinner.   EASTER DINE-IN & TAKEOUT   THE CAPITAL GRILLE For limited dine-in/outdoor seating, the Capital Grille will serve a three-course brunch with choices,…

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Father's Day Dining at South Coast Plaza

There are still options for last-minute reservations for Father’s Day weekend. Many feature a Dad favorite: steak! These tender, well-seasoned, prime cuts of beef are seared at high temperatures by pros. Here’s a roundup of ideas that includes brunch and global flavors, along with the following meaty specials:
Smoked beef short rib, truffle porcini mushrooms, miso finadene sauce, crispy parsnip
Water Grill
Surf & Turf “Double R Ranch” 8-oz. filet mignon and wild South African lobster tail
AnQi Bistro
Tomahawk rib-eye steak with shishito peppers, applewood bacon, crème fraîche. Served on a sizzling salt block
TERRACE by Mix Mix
 Sliced hanger steak with fingerling potatoes, corn purée, charred corn, maitake, crème fraîche dressing, pickled shallot, peppercorn sauce (image)
Morton’s The Steakhouse
Land & Sea two-course menu with entrée choices of center-cut filet, double-cut pork chop or Manhattan-cut strip steak—all served with a cold-water lobster tail. Includes a Morton’s signature side dish and dessert

What's the Buzz at CANVAS?

Did you know CANVAS is home to 2 honey bee hives? The bees provide honey to those at CANVAS to produce sustainable and artisanal items such as jars of honey, lip balm, candles and bars of soap.
The CANVAS honey bees have been very buzzy at the campus and are star overachievers! So much so that their Alvéole beekeeper had to add a third box to each of the hives to allow for more growth.
Be sure to stay up to date on all the buzz by visiting the CANVAS “My Hive” page, where you can get to know their beekeeper Macarena and follow along as the bees continue to produce more honey.

5 Ways to Support South Coast Metro Businesses

  • SHOP LOCAL: Shopping at local essential businesses will help the local economy. Look for businesses that are offering curbside pickup or delivery.
  • GIFT CARDS: Buy gift cards for yourself or for future gifts for in-service businesses that are temporarily closed.
  • ORDER TAKE-OUT: Many local restaurants are offering take-out and delivery so you can enjoy your favorite meals and treats at home.
  • SHOP ONLINE: Many of your favorite shops are still selling their items online. Shop online and have it delivered right to your home.
  • GET SOCIAL: South Coast Metro businesses are on social media too! Like and share their posts. Leave positive reviews for them on Yelp, Google, and Facebook.

The Ultimate Guide to South Coast Metro

Everything you need to know about Orange County’s Urban Center can be found in The Ultimate Guide to South Coast Metro. The guide focuses on South Coast Metro’s comprehensive array of amenities to serve businesses, residents and visitors. This unique blend of premier office and residential environments, hotels, performing arts, unsurpassed shopping, and over 100 restaurants is what makes South Coast Metro the preferred address for those who want a vibrant mix of commerce and culture.

South Coast Metro Preferred

Our latest insert published in Orange Coast Magazine focuses on South Coast Metro’s comprehensive array of amenities to serve businesses, residents and visitors. This unique blend of premier office and residential environments, restaurants, hotels, performing arts and unsurpassed shopping is what makes South Coast Metro Orange County’s Urban Center.

Office Space Information

South Coast Metro offers a variety of business environments that collectively create a vital and energized community where commerce and Southern California culture converge. Environmentally friendly. Balanced workplaces. All attracting a diverse and innovative workforce. Follow the link below to see commercial properties in South Coast Metro.

Marketing Materials

There is an ample amount of marketing materials

  • The Ultimate Guide to South Coast Metro Directory – digital copy
  • South Coast Metro 360 magazine online here or contact Diane Pritchett: 714.435.2109 for a hardcopy
  • Fact Sheet of South Coast Metro facts and figures (located in SCM 360)
  • The South Coast Metro website www.southcoastmetro.com

South Coast Plaza Gift Cards

South Coast Plaza Gift Cards make the perfect gift for any occasion or recipient! South Coast Plaza Gift Cards are available in any denomination up to $2,000 per card and honored at more than 250 stores and restaurants at South Coast Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, South Coast Repertory and The Westin South Coast Plaza. For more information, contact Diane Pritchett at 714.435.2109 or alliance@southcoastmetro.com

Check out the South Coast Metro 360!

The glossy, full-color magazine that covers Orange County’s  cultural, culinary and commercial center. View the digital version on our website or call Diane Pritchett  for a hard copy of the 2017/2018 issue: 714.435.2109