Chef Shaun Behrens Is Back & More June News!

We're thrilled to announce that Chef Shaun Behrens has returned to Luna Red!

Inspired by his grandmother’s influence, Shaun has been cooking since he was 14. As a 2001 alumnus of California Culinary Academy in San Francisco, Shaun chose to enhance his culinary skills due to the city’s diversity and culture. After graduating at the top of his class and honing his skills at several restaurants from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara Counties, Shaun headed for Portland, Oregon.

Here he found the turning point of his career while he worked at Higgins Restaurant. This is where he learned the philosophy of sustainability, preservation and scratch cookery. California eventually called him back as he became Executive Chef of Robins Restaurant in Cambria. In 2010, Shaun helped to conceptualize and launch Luna Red, where his seasonal menus offered an international array of flavors that celebrated the bounty of the

Central Coast. In 2017, Shaun left Luna Red to help open Blue Heron Restaurant in Baywood-Los Osos. Here he could teach his culinary skills and foster the perfect experience: grassroots cooking. After almost two years away, Shaun is back to apply his many years of experience, sustainable approach and culinary philosophies to Luna Red & we couldn't be more excited!

ARTISANAL BURGERS, BOURBON & BEER!

All Wednesday long, catch our artisanal burgers, bourbon and beer specials! All burgers can be made gluten free & dairy free.

The Wagyu Burger - melt in your mouth wagyu meets crushed avo, market tomatoes, red fire lettuce, and garlic aioli to offer a decadent experience.

The Luna Burger (pictured) - savor braised birria, beef patty, queso fresco, charred onions, roasted chiles, moly bbq sauce, red fire lettuce, market tomatoes, & aioli.

The Veggie Burger - this vegan optional burger is crafted with a house made black bean-quinoa patty, crushed avocado, market tomatoes, shredded cabbage, lime crema, chimichurri aioli, and red onion.

Add cheddar, blue cheese, goat cheese, avocado or bacon if you're feeling it!

All burgers are on a brioche bun & served with house made kennebec chips. Pair with our $6 draft beer selections & $2 off Whiskey.

Available every Wednesday!

ENJOY A $2 SANGRIA AT LUNA NOCHE

Thank you for naming us SLO'S Best Happy Hour! To celebrate, enjoy a $2 sangria on us during Luna Noche.

Click the button below and pick a day you'd like to hit the dancefloor with us!

RSVP for $2 Sangria Here

 

LUNA NOCHE GUEST DJ - JEREMY SOLE

Jeremy Sole is on a mission to show how music is a singular universal language. His DJ sets, remixes and original compositions juxtapose world sounds and experimental beats into a sonic ritual - a celebration of life out loud.

Sole spent most of 2006 in the studio producing with Ms. Lauryn Hill. After hearing him mix, she asked if he had ever considered getting into radio, "because this is the music the people need to hear”.

Sole was also the last DJ to open for Ray Charles, deejayed for Sly Stone's birthday party, & was guest DJ at Low End Theory with James Blake.

Although Sole's DJ performance at Coachella 2012 played a large part in further embedding his name as a pioneer in the burgeoning "Global Bass" scene. This, by no means, defines his sound nor his "scene". He remains a free agent - moving fluidly between any and all cliques that appreciate good music.

Stop in on June 28th starting at 10pm to catch Sole on deck! No cover, 21+ only.

 

BAND FEATURE - NATALIE HASKINS

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Americana singer-songwriter based in SLO, Natalie will be performing as a solo artist for Luna Red on Sunday, June 9th starting at 11am. Natalie draws influences from Bonnie Raitt, Patty Griffin, Grace Potter, Lucinda Williams and Robert Earl Keen. She creates her own distinct style, blending a mix of poetic lyric-driven songs with her unique style of country, folk and blues. Once you hear her, you won't soon forget her voice.

 

https://www.reverbnation.com/nataliehaskins

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