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Ricardo of Ricardo’s Place Tells His Story in a New Video

Ricardo’s Place restaurant on Camino Capistrano is a San Juan Capistrano institution.  Owned and operated by the Beas family, the restaurant serves food based on old family recipes.  Ricardo recently released the following video talking about his restaurant, his family and his city.  Since Ricard is such a passionate ambassador for the City of San Juan Capistrano, we figured we owed it to him to share his video.  (Ricardo and his team do a great job on social media, by the way!)  Be warned, don’t watch this on an empty stomach!

In a world dominated by fast food and chain restaurants, we all need to support small business owners and restauranteurs like Ricardo Beas and his family.

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