Update Your Look at the Newly Opened HAIRapy Hair Studio

HAIRapy Hair Studio opened its doors to the public in June, the brainchild of seasoned stylist and owner Angela. Clients who’ve had the chance to visit HAIRapy since then have been singing the praises of Angela and her team. From the chic, modern design of the salon—complete with a cute coffee station—to the sheer skill of […]

Explore the Entirely Vegan Menu at Monty’s Good Burger

At first glance, the menu at Monty’s Good Burger might seem entirely ordinary. It showcases a lone burger (single or double) with fries and shakes on the side. But there’s one major difference: every single item on the menu is totally vegan. Since Monty’s Good Burger opened a new Riverside location in September, these vegan […]

Expect Unique Apparel at Shabby Cottage Boho Boutique

Shabby Cottage Boho Boutique isn't your average clothing store. It specializes in one-of-a-kind pieces of apparel that you won't find anywhere else. The store's buyers look to far-off destinations including Greece, Spain, France, and even Australia to find trending bohemian fashions. The pieces that aren't one of a kind are still unique enough that you […]

Begin With the Baba Ghanoush at Kaza Maza Mediterranean Grill

Flame-roasted eggplant blended with tahini, garlic, and lemon juice, then drizzled with olive oil and served with fresh pita bread. The baba ghanoush is a popular way to start a meal at Kaza Maza Mediterranean Grill. It showcases the variety of fresh, healthy ingredients that the chef folds into each authentic Mediterranean dish. The restaurant […]

Don’t Miss the Riverside Art and Music Festival Tomorrow

Riverside boasts a thriving arts scene, and it will be on full display at the Riverside Art and Music Festival on Saturday, September 15th. The celebration will take over downtown Riverside's 9th and Orange Streets from 4 to 10 p.m. with a lineup of free entertainment, art, and more. Invite a few friends along and […]

Bring a Love of Aviation to the March Field Air Museum

It takes more than 150 volunteers and a handful of full-time employees to run the March Field Air Museum. And since it holds the largest collection of military aircraft on the West Coast—and lands on the top of TripAdvisor’s list of things to do in Riverside—the staff’s efforts clearly do not go unnoticed. Come and […]

Try the Hot Pot at the Newly Opened BZ Chinese Cuisine

If you haven’t tried a hot pot restaurant before, newly opened BZ Chinese Cuisine should be on your to-visit list. This eatery debuted in June with a menu that focuses on hot pot cooking. The kitchen preps everything for you, including fresh meats and veggies, then your server delivers it to the table with a […]

Now Open Near Canyon Crest Views: My Nails & Spa

If you like your nail salons cute, clean, and comfortable, My Nails & Spa might be your new go-to spot. It debuted on Spruce Street in May and has quickly earned a glowing reputation for its simple and inviting space, talented nail technicians, and affordable prices. Even if you only have 30 minutes to spare […]

See What Makes Tio’s Tacos a Local Institution

Tio's Tacos isn't your average Mexican restaurant. It's a work of art. Martin Sanchez, who plays the roles of both owner and artist, has spent the past decade upcycling bicycles, old appliances, scrap metal, glass, and other discarded materials into beautiful pieces of folk art that are a nod to his Mexican heritage. Head to […]

Wafflejack Is a New Breakfast Spot in Riverside

Whereas American waffles require a knife and fork, Belgian waffles were designed as a street food that you could grab and eat on the go, no plate necessary. Wafflejack boasts two distinct types of Belgian treats: Liege waffles and Brussels waffles. Though the chef crafts them differently, they're each seared to golden-brown on a cast-iron […]