Category Archives: Cocktails

“Chinatown Summer Nights” Kicks Off Saturday!

It’s that time of the year again. Time for Chinatown to explode with firecrackers, dragon dancers, a craft brew garden, DJs. shopping, and live music. Starting tomorrow night, Chinatown Summer Nights will be celebrated on the 4th Saturday of every … Continue reading

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Idle Hour Lets the Sun Shine in with Weekday Lunches and Weekend Brunches

Remember Idle Hour? The NoHo Restaurant/bar housed in the giant barrels on Vineland? The one with the world’s best cosmopolitan? Yes, that place. They are now taking advantage of their gorgeous patio by serving lunch Tuesdays through Fridays from 11:00 … Continue reading

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The Best Day of Your Life

There really aren’t enough holidays in the summer. Fourth of July carries the responsibilty for summer fun all by itself. To rectify that, Thrillist has decided that today, June 20th, is the Best Day Of Your Life. BDOYL is usually held … Continue reading

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Cassell’s is Back – Kinda Sorta

Last December, a new Cassell’s Hamburgers opened in the Hotel Normandie, joining the Normandie Club and speakeasy Walker Inn. Once declared “the best burger in LA,” Cassell’s was a beloved neighborhood joint that closed down in 2012, but it had hit the skids … Continue reading

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‘Liquid Vacation’ Tells the Story of Tiki Drinks in Las Vegas with Recipes Too

Liquid Vacation—-77 Refreshing Tropical Drinks from Frankie’s Tiki Room in Las Vegas is much more than a recipe book. It tells the story of Tiki culture in Las Vegas, a place where the over-the-top South Seas décor and kitsch was … Continue reading

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Tamarind of London Does Two in June: A Father’s Day Menu and Bono’s RED Campaign

Tamarind of London in Newport Beach, acknowledged by many as the top Indian restaurant in Southern California, will be presenting a special Father’s Day Menu on June 21. Chef Ali has created several dishes to please your Dad’s palate, while … Continue reading

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Eater’s 2015 Young Guns Fêted at the Viceroy Monday Night

Sunday night Eater threw a party for its 2015 “Young Guns,” up-and coming chefs, bakers, sommeliers, and other promising talents in the food industry. A funny thing happens when chefs receive awards. They work their asses off at the event thrown in their … Continue reading

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Sushi Roku Opens Stunning New location in Newport Beach’s Fashion Island with Exquisite Modern Japanese Food

Sushi Roku, the pioneer of contemporary sushi with locations in Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Pasadena, Scottsdale (AZ) and Las Vegas, has opened in Newport Beach’s Fashion Island. The expansive, stunning location with a dining room anchored by a 20-foot Japanese … Continue reading

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Taste of the Nation No Kid Hungry Hosts Another Fantastic Event in Culver City

Taste of the Nation last Sunday was the perfect way to escape the heat wave by strolling the grounds of Media Park in Culver City enjoying the mature shade trees and the breezes of the Westside. It was a good time for … Continue reading

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Taste of the Nation Returns to Culver City Tomorrow

Tomorrow, June 7, from 12:30pm until 4pm, Los Angeles’ Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry will bring together LA’s best chefs in their continuing effort to end childhood hunger in America. The event will be hosted by LA … Continue reading

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