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Monday: Napa Valley Grille’s Summer Menu Let the tastes of summer take over your mouth with Napa Valley Grille’s new, limited time menu. Available throughout the summer, feast on summer items where the fruit is ripe, the veggies are fresh, the drinks are cold and the grill is always hot. Napa Valley Grille’s three-course summer menu offers seasonal selections, including a Garden Vegetable & Pasta Salad or Albacore Crudo for your Starter, followed by a Grilled Surf & Turf (filet...

Weekend

The Usual Suspects at Hollywood Cemetery This thrill is still one of the best! Winner of the Oscar for best screenplay and best supporting actor, a legendary crime lord who is the most feared man on the planet, ropes five criminals into a heist that could get them $65 million in drug money. But who is Keyser Söze? Starring Benicio Del Toro, Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne and Chazz Palminteri. $12-$16; Saturday, doors: 7:15 pm, movie: 9 pm; 6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los...

Always Wander Part II

My husband Tyler and I believe that when a vacation is over, depression sets in and the only way to cure it is to book your next trip. Right after our honeymoon (we went to Spain, Morocco, and Germany), we booked a trip to Iceland for six months later. While we were in Spain during our honeymoon, we met two Norwegians (Chris and May) through my cousin who is Norwegian and became fast friends. They have also experienced this vacation depression and on their...

Father’s Day

Le Petit Paris’ Father’s Day Buffet Brunch A feast fit for a king, the buffet will feature traditional brunch fare, in addition to a premium meat carving station (top sirloin roast with béarnaise, peppercorn and blue cheese signature sauces); an oyster bar and shrimp on ice, truffled scrambled eggs, make-your-own eggs Benedict, charcuterie, homemade paté, imported cheeses, and more. For dessert, enjoy macarons, tarts and crepes. Bottomless cocktails make for a nice add-on: Mimosa ($15), Bellini ($16), Bloody Mary ($18).  $59,...

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Monday: Ever Bar Takes over Lost Property Bar Dan Rook, Lead Bartender of Beachwood Canyon’s highly-anticipated Ever Bar, takes over Lost Property Bar. Set to open this July steps from Hollywood and Vine in the new Kimpton Everly Hotel, Ever Bar will feature creatively curated cocktails, ranging from refreshing twists on respectful classics to innovative elixirs made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Welcome Dan to the Los Angeles cocktail scene and get a sneak preview of Ever Bar’s delicious drink menu,...