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Cindy Monore, Owner of Luxe Restaurant & Martini Bar, and Jim Miller, Owner of Coffee Importers, hold the 2nd annual Trolley Hop Mug in front of the new open-air trolley. Photo: Kristina Pritchett
Cindy Monroe, Owner of Luxe Restaurant & Martini Bar, and Jim Miller, Owner of Coffee Importers, hold the 2nd annual Trolley Hop Mug in front of the new open-air trolley. Photo: Kristina Pritchett

By Kristina Pritchett

Grab a cup and jump aboard the trolley for Friday, June 17, as the second annual Dana Point Trolley Hop begins.

Coordinated by the Dana Point Lantern District Alliance, residents and visitors can grab a trolley hop mug and ride through the city on the new open-air trolleys and visit participating restaurants and bars for special rates.

The trolley hop is scheduled from 2:30-6:30 p.m. at participating locations.

Cups are $15 and can be purchased online at or in person at Luxe Restaurant & Martini Bar, Boneyard Café, Brio Tuscany Grille or Coffee Importers.

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Participating locations include:

The Point – trolley stop #3
$4 all draft beer, $5 all Libre Tequila shots, $6 house wines and $11 spicy chicken or beef sliders

Tudor & Spunky’s Deli – trolley stop #3
$3 all imported beer, $4 all house wine and buy one sandwich, get the second for half price

Luciana’s – trolley stop #3
$4 house chardonnay, cabernet, sauvignon blanc, merlot, pinot noir, white zinfandel, $4 all domestic bottles, $5 all imported bottles and $5 bruschetta or calamari fritti.

Jack’s – trolley stop #3
$5 Jack’s IPA, $5 Libre Mango Tequila and soda, $5 eggplant parmesan or mamma’s meatballs.

Shwack – trolley stop #4
$3 Scrimshaw Pilsner in your trolley mug, $4 Shwack burger sliders with spud.

Crank & Grind – trolley stop #15
Free coffee beverage with purchase of coffee beverage of equal or lesser value.

Luxe Restaurant & Martini Bar – trolley stop #4
$3 Coors Light Draft, $4 house chardonnay/cabernet/merlot, $4 Libre Tequila shots all flavors, $6 Libre Tequila mules all flavors, $4 famous garlic marinara meatballs and $6 choice of any flatbread.

Harbor Deli – trolley stop #5 or #12
$2 jumbo slice of cheese or pepperoni pizza, $3 any domestic or import bottled beer, $4 chardonnay, merlot or cabernet sauvignon.

Coffee Importers – trolley stop #5 or #12
Free Coffee

Gemmells – trolley stop #5 or #12
$5 Pacifico, Corona, Budweiser, $5 house cabernet, chardonnay, pinot noir, merlot, sauvifnon blanc, pinot grigio, $6 house smoked wild salmon, $6 feuilette.

JC Beans – trolley stop #5 or #12
$6 mocha or chai freeze with chocolate chip cookie.

Hennessey’s Tavern – trolley stop #15
$3 Bud Light and Coors Light draft, $5 Libre Tequila margaritas,$5 house cabernet, merlot, white zinfandel, chardonnay, $5 ahi tacos and Bavarian pretzels.

Mahe – trolley stop #5 or #12
$4 California roll, $5 crunch roll or spicy tuna roll, $4 Kribati, Pacifico or Kirin Light.

Boneyard Beach Café – trolley stop #6
Free fries with burger or sandwich purchase, $5 leese-fitche chardonnay and cabernet, $5 Ecco-Domani pinot grigio.

Sunsets – trolley stop #9
$5 Libre Bloody Maria, $5 Libre Sunsets Margarita.

The Wine Bistro – trolley stop #15
$5 all Libre cocktails, $5 all draft beers, $5 all house wines and $7 BBQ chicken pizza or coconut chicken satay.

Pepis – trolley stop #10
$3 Coors Light and Bud Light Draft, $7 Libre Tequila, $2 tacos (chicken or beef), $5 burger and fries.

Stillwater Spirts & Sounds – trolley stop #13
$5 all house wine and all domestic beer, $10 buffalo chicken flatbread.

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