James Caveness

Pop-Up Chef
James Caveness

Laguna Niguel

About James Caveness

James Caveness is the chef/co-owner of The Dining Project OC, a pop up restaurant group operating in Orange County, California. With experience in Marina Del Rey, Park City, and at the Surf and Sand Resort located in Laguna Beach, CA, Caveness' philosophy of story telling through cuisine took shape. In the fall of 2018 Caveness completed a stage at Manresa restaurant. Wide eyed, and with a new perspective, Caveness returned to Southern California, determined to embrace a new dining culture.