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Wok on the Wild Side
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Wok on the Wild Side

You want wild? Say hello to Wok on the Wild Side, Isla Vista’s only Chinese restaurant that opened just last Wednesday and features Sichuan-style food, a regional Chinese cuisine internationally known for its explosive flavors, pungent aftertastes and sweat-inducing spiciness.

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Buddha Bowls: A Welcome Addition to the I.V. Food Court

From melons to mushrooms, BBQ chicken to volcanic cinnamon bread, Buddha Bowls brings a new set of flavors to Isla Vista — and makes us wonder why we haven’t been eating pizza out of a bowl until now…

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Peace, Love and Simplicity

The first weekend of October marked the 27th annual California Avocado Festival toting the motto, “Peace, love, and guacamole.”

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Avocado Appreciation

In honor of this delectable treat, the coastal region of Carpinteria has been hosting a festival for all things avocado. This year, on Oct. 4-6 the California Avocado Festival hosted their 27th annual festival.

Getting Your Italian On
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Getting Your Italian On

Isla Vista’s newest eatery, Sorriso Italiano, is looking to serve up local residents and UCSB students with the heartiest, most authentic Italian food possible.