Featuring California handcrafted local foods and wines. Presented by Palos Verdes Pastoral and Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy. Terranea Resort, 100 Terranea Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, Peninsula. www.PVPLC.org. $250
Enjoy prime rib or lemon basil chicken with white wine or Champagne as you cruise Long Beach Harbor and see the Queen Mary close up. Spirit Cruises, Dock 9, Shoreline Village, Long Beach. 562-495-5884, www.SpiritMarine.com. $59.50 (arrive one hour before sailing)
Jackson's Place is the very best Cajun and Southern food you'll find in the region.
This is a restaurant that's focused on it's food--but it also has an extensive wine and beer service.