Let’s Do Lunch – Local Eateries from Your Thousand Oaks Storage Team

Helping our customers find the perfect storage units and keeping our sprawling facility safe and sparkling clean can really build up an appetite, so our Thousand Oaks storage team has become pretty good at finding exceptional lunch spots in the Conejo Valley. Whether you’re looking for cuisine that will make your mouth water, or ambiance that will make lunch not just a meal, but an experience, we have recommendations. We’re happy to share some of our favorite mid-day eateries and what makes them stand out to us. Hope you enjoy!

Westlake Village

Cici’s Café – What would we recommend for lunch at Cici’s? Breakfast! If you’ve ever been to Cici’s, we’re sure you’ll agree. Their pancakes, French toast, waffles and crepes are simply to-die-for! And we’re not the only ones who think so! This full-service restaurant has been recognized on The Travel Channel and featured in LA Thrillist, LA Weekly, LA TimeOut and many other publications. Try the Betty Boo waffles made with fresh strawberries and topped with Nutella and ice cream. Or their Show Biz pancakes with sweet dried cranberries and caramelized walnuts topped with lemon sauce and whipped cream.

Green Tea Tiramisu Pancakes - a Thousand Oaks Storage team fave

Green Tea Tiramisu Pancakes. Another Favorite from Your Thousand Oaks Storage Team.

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Summer Concert Fun: From Your Storage Unit Experts

One of the nicest things about living in or near the Conejo Valley is the amazing weather. Whenever possible, our storage unit experts at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks take full advantage of it by spending lots of time outdoors. This summer, you’ll spot them frequently at free outdoor concerts in the parks. If you’re ready to pack your picnic and listen to some tunes in the summer sun too, we’ll see you there! Here are some of the concerts that most appealed to our team in the next few months.


Sunday, July 8 at 6pm

Platinum Groove – party band (with fireworks after the show)

Chumash Park, 5550 Medea Valley Drive in Agoura Hills

Platinum Groove - A Storage Unit experts fave band

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Picnicking From Calabasas to Camarillo: Top Spots from Your Storage Unit Experts

Memorial weekend is here, and the Hollywood Storage Center team is looking forward to some outdoor fun. But Memorial Day isn’t the only good time to plan a picnic in our area. Because of our excellent weather, we can have great outdoor gatherings most months of the year. With this is mind, we’ve asked our storage unit experts to share their favorite picnic locations from Calabasas to Camarillo.


Gates Canyon Park is the top choice for picnicking in Calabasas among our team. In addition to picnic areas with barbeques, visitors can take advantage of basketball and tennis courts, a fitness course, children’s play area and open grass area. According to Storage Consultant Lindsay, “the picnic areas are clean, covered and comfortable, and the views are breathtaking – surrounded by the gorgeous Calabasas hills.”

Our Storage Unit Expers Recommend the Gates Canyon Park Picnic Area

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Teacher’s Gift Ideas – From Your Storage Unit Experts

Our team of storage unit specialists at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks have many great memories of their teachers from their school days. Even though we feel any day is a good day to show them your appreciation, this time of year is especially well suited. After all, May 8 is National Teacher’s Day and the end of the Conejo Valley school district year is right around the corner as well. If you’re looking for ideas on how to say “thanks for all you do,” we have some thoughts for you.

Storage team suggested gift

A collection of recipes from students is a creative, personal gift.

How cute would it be if each of the kids in the class donated one recipe and you packaged them up in a personal box? Not only would your teacher have a stack of new ideas for dinner, the boxes are adorable and very reasonably priced.

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