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The Best Gourmet Market-Restaurant Concepts

On Wednesday, August 8th, 2012
Favim.com-36753 Sure, massive super markets like Ralphs have plenty of great stuff to pack your shopping carts with, but trying a local gourmet market-restaurant every once in awhile can really excite the foodie in all of us! Los Angeles might not be the classic walking town that some other major cities are, but luckily we still […] ...

Laurel Hardware Is All The Rage

On Wednesday, August 1st, 2012
laurel hardware pic Photo Credit: Elizabeth Daniels You might not have noticed the transition from the old Laurel Hardware store into the hip new Laurel Hardware restaurant, because the new owners kept the original name up in the telltale red and white sign and blue wall. Plus, the front view only gives a slight hint of the 3500 […] ...

LA’s Best Beachside Restaurants

On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012
Photo By: Cheyenne Meets Chanel Long days in the sun this summer are bound to work up your appetite, but one of the perks of being in Los Angeles is that one doesn’t have to stray too far from the beach in order to satisfy their hunger. In fact, there are dozens of amazing eateries along the sunny coastline designed […] ...

LA’s 10 Best Mexican Restaurants Of All Time

On Tuesday, April 24th, 2012
BestMexicanFood The days are getting longer with summer approaching, and what better way to ring in the season then with unwinding (or getting fired up) at some of the best Mexican restaurants around town? Not to mention, who’s excited about Cinco de Mayo being right around the corner? We’ve tried all the guacamole, margaritas, chips & […] ...

Outrageously Good Cocktails at Mixology 101

On Wednesday, March 28th, 2012
mixology 101 You might think a bar whose creator has dubbed himself the Maestro and his right-hand man the Conductor would be uppity and inaccessible – but that couldn’t be further from the truth at Mixology 101. This elegant and aesthetically contemporary bar is located within the Planet Dailies restaurant at The Grove and sports an indoor […] ...

LA’s Best Pop Up Dining Experiences

On Monday, March 26th, 2012
pop up dinner The supper-club like dining experience known as the pop up restaurant is not for the frugal or faint of heart. Though running a bit on the pricey side, these secret get-togethers promise an intimate evening where attendees break bread with an eclectic group of strangers and eat what the revered chef feels like serving. Here are some […] ...

Silverlake’s New Black Hogg: Get It While It’s Hot

On Friday, March 23rd, 2012
BLACK_HOGG Photo Credit: Elizabeth Daniels For having opened so softly, Black Hogg is hardly a restaurant to sneeze at. This newly launched restaurant (as of March 6th) is boutique-sized, walk-in only, and a culinary dark horse for the bacon-starved of LA’s east-side. Located ever so discreetly in the heart of Silverlake on the corner of Sunset and […] ...

The Dreamland Known as UMAMIcatessen

On Wednesday, March 7th, 2012
UMAMICATESSEN Behold, UMAMIcatessen; Umami Burger Adam Fleischman’s latest addition to his ever-growing enterprise. It’s the lowly food court concept evolved; think the diverse selection of an international street bazaar fused with the classic comfort of a deli mixed with the cool ambiance of a hip Hollywood bar. Sounds like a foodie’s (or classy stoner’s) dream right? […] ...

The Very Best Brunch Experiences in LA

On Thursday, February 16th, 2012
los angeles brunch Oh, the Sunday brunch – it can completely make a weekend. Whether you are out with your family, spending the morning after with that special someone, or just want to continue Saturday night’s party, brunch can hit the spot! Los Angeles brunches run the gamut so we’ve picked out the very best brunch experiences in […] ...

Beer Belly’s New Order Mondays

On Monday, February 6th, 2012
beer belly bar Get transported to the eighties, the wild & crazy era of die-hard romancing & synth-laden beats, tonight at  Beer Belly’s debut of “New Order Mondays.” This highly popular, hipster hang-out-gastropub features 12 local craft beers on tap and a simple menu of bar bites, and starting tonight a whole new way to relieve your case […] ...