Category Archives: Restaurants

Weekend Temptation: The Los Angeles Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show

You might as well give up on your New Year’s resolution right now. On Sunday, January 8th, Los Angeles Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show is coming to Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza. Sample confectionary creations from over 50 … Continue reading

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Join LA Magazine’s Celebration of The 10 Best New Restaurants of 2016

Every year we wait with bated breath for the January issue of Los Angeles Magazine. Their Top 10 Best Restaurants is always interesting, and this year they bucked the trends by featuring the small and affordable Howlin’ Ray’s Chicken, and … Continue reading

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Thrillist’s Fest of the Best Picked Some Winners

Last Saturday, the courtyard of Le Jardin in Hollywood was hopping, as a multicultural crowd of foodies heavy on the millennials sampled Thrillist’s choices for the best foods in LA. Instead of the upscale celebrity chef restaurants we usually see … Continue reading

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Thrillist Food Presents Fest of the Best This Saturday!

Are you missing those glorious summer days filled with food festivals? Well, Thrillist is here to shake things up, even during the coldest months of the year. This Saturday, December 10th, Thrillist will be presenting 10 of its top-ranked local … Continue reading

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The Best Under the Radar Burgers in the 818

If there is one food that Los Angeles is known for, it’s hamburgers. French dips may have been invented here, but hamburgers are our cheesesteak, our po’boy, our place on the culinary map. There are a lot of famous burgers in the valley, from Bob’s … Continue reading

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Howlin’ Rays has Come to Town

Some like it hot! I know I do, and Howlin’ Rays makes chicken just the way you like it. The menu options are more like race car speeds than food. “Hot,” “Hotter,” “Mega Hot,” and “This is too mutherfacking hot for me … Continue reading

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Favorites from LA Magazine’s Food Event

Once again, Los Angeles Magazine hosted one of the best events of the year on the verdant expanse of Saddleback Ranch. The day was cool and sunny in spite of a short rain shower. There were lots of old favorites to enjoy … Continue reading

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Favorites from the 6th Annual Taste of Mexico

The Taste of Mexico’s mission is to highlight regional Mexican cuisine, while preserving its flavors and traditions. The huge event at Plaza de Cultura y Artes last weekend definitely delivered, featuring cuisine from Oaxaca, Yucatan, Sonora, and even adding a Baja Gastronomic Pavilion. … Continue reading

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Pier del Sol Raised Funds and Spirits Last Weekend

Last Saturday the sky was blue and the weather was sunny on the Santa Monica Pier. It was the perfect Day for Pier del Sol, an annual event to raise funds for The Special Olympics. It’s a family-friendly atmosphere, and there … Continue reading

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Children’s Bureau’s Celebrity Chefs and Wine Tasting Coming to DTLA Oct 20th

The 7th annual Celebrity Chefs & Wine Tasting event will take place next Thursday, October 20, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Casa Vertigo in Downtown Los Angeles. Hosting the event is Children’s Bureau, a nonprofit leader in the prevention and treatment of … Continue reading

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