Category Archives: Food

Get Your Sandwich Fix at Element 29, a Detroit-Style Deli

Element 29 is a Detroit-style deli in Culver City that offers great sandwiches, with pastrami that might be the best in Los Angeles. The amiable owner, Chef Jeff Meyer, grew up in Motor City “eating at delis constantly. What can … Continue reading

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Pop-Up Alert: The Bahn Mi Shop at Piccalilli

The Bahn Mi Shop is a brand-new pop-up debuting today, Tuesday, January 5. You’ll find The Bahn Mi shop at Piccalilli, the Asian fusion restaurant in downtown Culver City. A temporary concept, The Bahn Mi Shop has a simple menu: … Continue reading

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Takeout Meals to Help You Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2021 at Home

2020 has been a year like no other. Your celebrations will likely be smaller this year, but there’s no reason why they should be any less delicious. As 2020 is about to end, let’s introduce a new year with a … Continue reading

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3 Last-Minute Gifts for the Luxury Lover in Your Life

Christmas is this Friday. Buying online this close to the festive day is a dicey venture, while mingling amongst shoppers is best avoided during these safer-at-home times. Ordering in advance for curbside pickup is definitely the way to go this … Continue reading

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Takeout Feasts to Make Your Christmas Merry and Bright

Due to the ongoing pandemic, your Christmas celebrations may be smaller than usual, but that doesn’t mean they should be any less delicious. Check out our list below of Los Angeles restaurants offering Christmas dinners for delivery or takeout. Boxwood … Continue reading

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Made in LA: Creating a Local Product Gift Basket

Los Angeles is the birthplace of so many great brands–from small artisanal companies to big industry like Lawry’s Season Salt, La Victoria, and Knott’s Berry Farm, who actually invented the boysenberry. A gift basket full of home-grown goods is a … Continue reading

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Foo Fighters Tacos, Motörhead Bourbon & Other Food & Booze News

Dave Grohl & Christy Vega at Casa Vega. Photo credit: Dave Schwep. Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl is an old friend of Casa Vega owner Christy Vega, so it’s fitting that the two have collaborated on a limited-edition taco, with profits … Continue reading

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Make Your Christmas Feast Fancy (and Easy) this Year!

Jeff Bovon at J&J Distributors, the best meat and seafood purveyor in L.A., has made your holiday easy this year. He has created a gourmet package from his restaurant-quality meat and sushi-grade seafood to feed up to eight people. For … Continue reading

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Support Local Restaurants: “12 Days of Takeout”

Every day we’re hearing about LA restaurants closing their doors due to the pandemic. Want to help keep your favorite spots open? If you can, support our local restaurant industry by participating in “12 Days of Takeout,” a grassroots holiday … Continue reading

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Order Your Holbox Cookbook from Takeaway Books Now!

Simon Davies and Vaughan Mossop founded Somekind Press last March in Australia as COVID-19 rules started to threaten the restaurant industry. The independent publisher crowdfunds mini-cookbooks featuring local restaurants to help the industry stay alive. Books are approximately 100 pages, with … Continue reading

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