Food Fashion and Flow: Terrenea Sunday Brunch Review (LV's LA)   

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Terrenea Sunday Brunch Review (LV's LA)

Exquisite food, first class service and 180 degree views of the pacific ocean and Catalina Island are the perfect recipe for an amazing Sunday Brunch. The ambiance at Terrenea is second to none and the crisp ocean breezes will relax and soothe you.

 With sunlight streaming into the Catalina Kitchen entryway, palm trees dancing in the periphery and ocean breezes all around. I knew it was going to be an amazing experience. This beautiful entryway is just the beginning...

And this gorgeous area overlooking the ocean, is where you enjoy an amazing brunch. There is also an indoor dining area, but with this view, who would want to stay indoors?

And the food! oh the food...

Breakfast favorites like Fluffy Belgian waffles, eggs made to order  inventive omelets and a wide array of delicious hot foods such as grilled chicken and salmon make for a well rounded experience.  The chilled seafood bar with oysers on the half shell, crab legs and fresh shrimp was a great complement to the fresh salad station made with local incgredients.   A bounty of fresh fruit included pineapple, strawberries, blackbereios, raspberry, honeydew and cantaloupe.

The artisan cheese selection had a great selection of familiar and unusual cheeses and the dessert choices made me want to have dessert first. There were so many delectable choices. The beet salad was amazing, as were the imported Kalamata olives. The breakfast potatoes, a melange of white russet, blue potatoes and sweet potatoes was outstanding!

Service was exceptional. Friendly staff, free flowing mimosas, Bellini's and as much freshly brewed coffee as I could stand. My Bellini glass was never empty thanks to the gracious host that took great care of me and my friend throughout brunch.

The view here and the vibe is spectacular 

 The best part of waking up, is coffee in your cup:-)

Freshly squeezed OJ

A nice sparkling Mimosa

Everything is better with bacon

Breakfast sausage

Freshly baked croissants. Buttery, flaky, delicious!

Who can resist a fresh glazed doughnut? certainly not me:-)
Blueberry Scones

 Lots of farm fresh fruit

 Fresh tomatoes! Lots of great veggie options if you are Vegan/Vegetarian
Beet Salad
Potato Melange of white, blue and sweet ptoatoes
 Crispy vegetarian springrolls
 Crab legs
 Fresh Shrimp
 Oyster on the half shell
 Fresh Asparagus


 So many delicious cheeses

Italian delicacies

Nothing like fresh baked pizza

 Sushi anyone?

Fresh Wasabi and Ginger

Fresh berries. Very sweet and delicious!
Creamy mashed potatoes, asparagus and grilled salmon

How about dessert?

 so many delicious choices

Passion fruit cheesecake and Key Lime Pie

And here is the incriminating evidence. A full dessert plate. And yes, I tried everything  This is certainly a great Los Angeles spot to enjoy a scenic and scrumptious Sunday Brunch. I highly recommend it!

Terrenea Resort Sunday Brunch 10:00-3:00
Catalina Kitchen
6610 Palos Verdes Drive South
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
(310) 265-2800


High Heels & Good Meals! said...

Holy Cannoli, im officially hungry! Great review. This place sounds phenomenal!

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Anonymous said...

Everything looks just AMAZING Ms. LV! Hope that you had a great time, a Full Stomach, and a Big Smile to Match:-) - JT

Serenity Spot said...

After seeing this I am suddenly hungry!

LV said...

@High heels and Good Meals, it really is!
@Hustle vs Wisdom, yes I definitely had an amazing time! I can't wait to go back:-)
@Serenity Spot, I get hungry looking at them too because I remember how good everything was:-)

A Blog With Us said...

Everything looks amazing, now I'm hungry, kisses

LV said...

@A Blog With Us,
I am hungry too! Isn't that insane when your own food posts make you hungry, LOL

Juliana said...

Oh! We have been there several times, but never tried their sure looks awesome :)
Thanks for sharing this post with all the pictures.
Hope you are having a great week :) said...

oh my god i want it all these pics are amazing LV

Joana said...

All these look amazing, and delicious!

GLAMd0lll said...

Everything looks so beautiful and delicious! I would love to be there


Teems said...

Yea, I'm hungry now too! What a brunch!

victory said...

I am eating dinner as I read this post and the pics have me craving!BTW, thanks for frequenting my blog. Have a blessed day!

Anonymous said...

What great outdoor views and tasty food!

Emmy said...

OMG! Such great pics, LV:) Your food posts always make me hungry:P And yes....everything is good with bacon!

Tammy Lau said...

wow...the photos is awesome, nice shot. Places is amazing, food is amazing!!! Great blog:)



Nancie Mwai said...

awesome review, I'm already hungry!xx

Anonymous said...

I would love to sit in that garden and have a leisurely spread of delicious food. *Dreamy*

Sing said...

What a great selection of food.

Anonymous said...

That looked gorgeous, the food and the scenery. Great post, as always.

kita said...

*wiping the saliva off from the food* Gracious pieces that food looks wonderful stopping over from #blmgirls

Naturally Nae said...

Wow! Between the amazing views and delicious looking food I think I'm viewing paradise! It was so amazing chatting with you today in the BLMchat. Looking forward to getting to know you better and it looks like your in the los angeles area! So am I!

Earlitha Olivia said...

wow you're so good at taking photos!
i love the first photo, and the fresh berries looks so delicious :)
love your blog, i'm following you, mind to follow back? thank you :)


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Дарья said...

ммм...) очень аппетитно выглядит!)
нравится ваш блог)

Fashion-Bridge said...

That's a food heaven:) All the pictures look absolutely lovely and the food...mmm...supper yammi!



Mindy Fan said...

all that food looks amazing!

I'm a new follower now!

Could you please comment/follow my blog too?

Cacy said...

Amazing photos!
Thanks for visiting&following my blog.Follow you too!

Lagelle said...

oh my goodness, that is all I have to say! I want it all <3


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