Grouper Oscar

pan seared fillet of white fish, tomato sauce and vegetables on white background

Ingredients: 8 oz fresh Grouper fillet4 steamed asparagus2 oz crabmeat1.5 oz hollandaise sauce1 oz oil Preparation: Heat oil in saute pan on medium heat. Cook Grouper 4 minutes each side until done. Remove Grouper from pan and top with warm asparagus, crabmeat, and hollandaise. Rich and delicious. Enjoy !

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January Photo Contest Winner – Charlene Heist

Charlene sent us this picture writing…”Picture taken at Sandbar.  Flew from CT to see my family, ended up going to  Beachouse,  Sandbar and Mar Vista within 4 days.   LOVE THEM ALL!” Thanks for sending us this dramatic sunset photo. This beautiful Island of ours really boasts some the nicest sunsets around. Keep those pictures… Continue reading January Photo Contest Winner – Charlene Heist

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Heirloom Tomato Salad

Heirloom Tomato SaladThese are local tomatoes from Gamble Creek Farms, just one of the local, fresh products we  incorporate into our menus.Serves 4Ingredients:1 lb Heirloom Tomatoes4 oz Olive Tapenade4 oz Goat Cheese4 oz Arugula1 oz Mint1 oz Sea Salt2 oz Olive Oil  Method:Cut Tomatoes in bite size pieces and set asideSpread 4oz Goat Cheese on… Continue reading Heirloom Tomato Salad

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Crab Crusted Scallops

Recipe by Chef George Quattromani – Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub 1 lb Ground Ritz Crackers4 oz Crab Meat1 oz Lemon JuiceSalt & Pepper to taste1 lb 20-30 scallops12 oz Garlic Butter Mix all ingredients together, place scallops in baking dish, top with crab crust and butter. Bake at 350 degrees until done.

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Santa Fe Tuna Appetizer

Recipe from the Mar Vista Restaurant Tuna Preparation: 4oz tuna1oz diced purple onionCilantro chiffanade2 table spoons olive oil1 table spoon lime juiceIn a bowl add diced raw tuna , purple onions, lime juice and olive oil Chipotle Slaw:8 oz shredded cabbage3 oz adobo sauce1 diced chipotle pepperAdd ingredients in a bowl and set aside For… Continue reading Santa Fe Tuna Appetizer

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Cajun Grouper

Chef Ian Fairweather, Sandbar Ingredients: 6 oz fresh grouper (cut into medallions)3 oz diced red onion3 oz diced green/red peppers4 oz chopped tomato2 oz chopped garlic1 oz olive oil4 oz garlic butter1 oz lime juice2 oz white wine4 oz shrimp stock6 oz rice (prepared) Instructions: Place olive oil in hot pan. Add grouper pieces and… Continue reading Cajun Grouper

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Chiles Group to host Three Day Fireworks Celebration this Fourth of July

Join us for a weekend-long fireworks celebration this Fourth of July! Warm weather, gorgeous sands, and beautiful turquoise waters will be the backdrop for a weekend filled with fireworks shows not to be missed! We will kick off this Fourth of July weekend at The Mar Vista Restaurant on July 2nd for the 2nd Annual Mar Vista Fireworks Boom-Boom on… Continue reading Chiles Group to host Three Day Fireworks Celebration this Fourth of July