Ward 2 Update

If you’re looking for a great place to eat and want a small business with great food come to the Canyon Crest Town Center on the corner of Central Avenue and Canyon Crest Drive in Ward 2. There are a variety of restaurants to choose from. At The Taco Station, take advantage of their 99 cent tacos. Go to Starfish Sushi for wonderful tempura style cooking. Try Romano’s for their family style Pizza’s. Visit Monarch’s for their delightful Asian Inspired cuisine. Jamin Bread offers homemade baked bread, sandwiches and desserts. Take a trip to Yellow Chili Tapas for their tasty and unique tapas. Subs and Spuds has a variety of enjoyable baked potatoes and sandwiches. You’ll enjoy the Missouri style cooking at Deep Canyon BBQ. East Coast Bagel has homemade bagels and Canyon Crest Café offers hearty servings of breakfast, lunch and dinner. Extreme Pita has enjoyable pitas. And please visit the recently opened Canyon Crust Gourmet Pizza (I’ll take the BLT Pizza, please). For after dinner dessert try the Sweet Frog Yogurt or Kelly’s Cup Cakes. Or for something a little more romantic try the American Eagle Winery where all the wine is made on site and customized to your taste. You can also do a little shopping at Summers Place Baby and Children’s Boutique, Cellar Door Books (Independent bookstore), and many others. Come out and stay a while.


UCR Sports continues it busy schedule during the month of March with Men’s and Women’s Basketball winding down and Softball, Baseball, Track and Field, Golf and Tennis continuing their busy schedule. Come out and watch a game. Take a tour of the campus. Visit GOHIGHLANDERS.COM for schedules and come and support your local NCAA Sports teams. You’ll be glad you did.





Andy Melendrez
City Council Member - Ward 2