I’d thought we’d seen a slow down in the poke phenomena that has descended upon us in recent years, but apparently not. Another contender is vying for our attention in Santa Monica. Signs are up on the space that once was occupied by Rita’s Frozen Custard, at 2307 Main St., announcing that self-described “King of Poke” PoKing will soon be moving in.
There appears to be no end in sight to the juicing craze as evidenced by the inexorable proliferation of fresh juice shops. Add one more to the list… Pressed Juicery continues its expansion with the latest branch coming soon to 2409 Main Street in Santa Monica, nearby to Rawvolution, Yogaworks, and Urth, which makes this an extremely health-conscious stretch of SM if you don’t count the new Rita’s Frozen Custard that opened only last week. Read more about their 100% raw, unpasteurized, and cold-pressed juices here: pressedjuicery.
We knew it was coming, just not where… until now. East coast purveyors of “ice custard happiness” Rita’s has finally landed its locale in Santa Monica. With locations peppered throughout California and the US, their latest will be located at 2307 Main Street, interestingly positioned equidistant between Rawvolution and Urth Caffé. (Hopefully) look for a late July opening. Read more at: ritas.