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Shipley Do-nuts is a bakery, offering doughnuts, juices and smoothies and more that's located at 1700 W. Parmer Lane, Suite 700.
Opened since 1936 by founder Lawrence Shipley, the chain has nearly 200 stores and offers up to 60 different doughnuts, such as glazed, with sprinkles or fruit and cream filled. Other offerings include apple fritters and cinnamon sugar twists, plus bubble tea and iced coffee. (View the full menu.)
Ombre Nails Spa
Head over to 1608 E. Riverside Drive in Riverside and you'll find Ombre Nails Spa, a new nail salon and waxing and eyelash service spot.
Ombre Nails Spa offers more than 30 different services — including classic manicures, acrylic nail sets and nail art — and gives out complimentary beverages while you are serviced. If your feet need attention, try the milk and honey pedicure, which includes a hot stone massage, paraffin wax and hot towels. You can also get bikini waxing, eyelash services, facials and massages here.
Waffle Bot + Freak Shakery
Waffle Bot + Freak Shakery is a new spot to score desserts, waffles and ice cream and frozen yogurt that's located at 75 Rainey St.
"Honeycomb Belgian waffles with outrageous toppings pair up with over-the-top freak shakes for a sinfully sweet treat!" reads the business' Facebook page.
Popular shakes include The Yo MTV Raps! with Cracker Jacks, a grape flavored boom box, chocolate coins and a 100 Grand bar, and the Saturday Morning Cartoons with Fruity Pebbles infused ice cream garnished with Pop Tarts.
Now open at 1401 W. Koenig Lane in Brentwood is Churro Co., a food truck, offering desserts, ice cream and frozen yogurt and more.
Courtesy of owner Leo Mendoza, this spot specializes in a variety of churros. The Date Night Churros come tossed in popcorn sugar and salted caramel drizzle topped with vanilla ice cream and a dash of sea salt. Enjoy your dessert with a cup or java or a beer. (Check out all of the spot's offerings)