True Food kitchen to open at Fashion Island, California

True Food Kitchen said that it will open its first California restaurant at Fashion Island this summ

The menu also includes soups, appetizers, salads; pasta, rice and noodle dishes; wood grilled dishes; sandwiches and burgers; and brick oven pizzas and desserts. Executive Chef Michael Stebner said his menus are influenced by Mediterranean, Asian and Californian cuisine. The Fashion Island location will also offer a breakfast component and catering.

True Food Kitchen will open in the 9,600sqft space formerly occupied by Blue Coral next Roy's Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine and Fleming's Prime Steakhouse.

Sam Fox, CEO and president of Fox Restaurant Concepts, said: "True Food is unlike any restaurant in the nation. Our philosophy celebrates high quality locally-sourced ingredients to create a unique menu that tastes great while nourishing mind, body and spirit. We believe Fashion Island - with its discerning and health-conscious customers - is the perfect place for us to expand."

Fox Restaurant Concepts (FRC) is the privately held parent company of 12 concepts in Arizona, Kansas, Texas & Colorado.