Jan and Wayne Judah and server, Noe Doval, with Southern California Restaurant Writers co-presidents, Jim Woodin and Bob Gourley, proudly show off Awards of Merit including Five Stars for Cuisine, Excellence for Wine, Excellence for Sunday Brunch and Server of the Year, which they received at 44th annual SCRW Awards Banquet, which was held March […]


By popular demand, performers from the highly acclaimed Los Cancioneros Master Chorale Ensemble, such as those pictured from left, Yu-Fahn Yuen, Fay Owen, Anne Destabelle and Joe Arnett will entertain guests tableside with favorite Christmas and Chanukah melodies on Thursday, Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 6:30 p.m. during the […]


Admiral Risty Owner, Wayne Judah, seated, is surrounded by some of the restaurant’s longest-term crewmembers from left, Bartender Mike Fish, Server Jimmy Faustino, Server Dave Jessup, Host Dan Heller, Manager Tim Roderick, Server Jill Gaston and Bus Boy Gabriel Sosa, whom he proudly calls the “heart” of The Risty. Missing from photo: Server Kevin Nichols, […]


The Admiral Risty to Mark 52nd Anniversary on the Peninsula Longtime Crewmembers Share Historical Insights, Favorite Memories On Wednesday, Oct. 10, the Peninsula’s independently owned Admiral Risty Restaurant will mark its 52nd anniversary in the hospitality industry. Fifty-two years is no small feat when restaurant statistics indicate that “up to 90 percent of independent restaurants […]