Opening July 12, 2018
MO-FRI
11AM-11PM
SAT-SUN
9AM-11PM

LUNCH
11AM-3PM MON-FRI
DINNER
4PM-10PM Daily
BRUNCH
9AM-4PM SAT-SUN
BREAKFAST ENDS
2PM SAT-SUN
HAPPY HOUR
3PM-6PM MON-FRI
Kitchen Closes at 10PM
CLOSED THANKSGIVING DAY
428 E 17th St.
Costa Mesa, California 92627

On the Line: Rolando Rubalcava of Playa Mesa

It was over five years ago when I met and became acquainted with Roland(o) Rubalcava. Much has happened since our initial interview: marriage, changing jobs, fatherhood, etc. With Playa Mesa gearing up to open, another chapter is starting in Chef Rubalcava’s professional life. I gladly took the opportunity to check-in with Rolando and see what’s cooking in his future.

Where are you drawing inspiration from? Are you focusing on a specific region or style of cooking? How will the menu address modifications, gluten-free dining and vegan options?

My inspiration comes from my childhood. We are focusing on all of Mexico, and taking bits and pieces of each region, but specifically ...

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Posted: June 6, 2018
Category: OC Weekly , Press

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