Chado Tea – August marks the 30th anniversary of the family-owned and operated tearoom/tea shop. Chado will be offering 20% (use discount code “DIRTY30”) for ALL online orders for the entire month of August, in addition to launching a commemorative tea set and 30th anniversary Chai blend. Various Locations and Hours.
Roxy and Jo’s Seafood Grill and Oyster Bar – This fresh, new seafood restaurant is now open at The Original Farmers Market. Choose your fish and watch as the chef’s prepare it before your eyes. 6333 W. 3rd St., Stall 436, Los Angeles, CA 90036; 11:00 am – 7: 00 pm; 323.919.5228
Cafe Gratitude – All LA locations of the organic, plant-based restaurant have reopened for outdoor dine-in service. Make sure to come in for Taco Tuesdays! For those that prefer to enjoy the meal from home, Cafe Gratitude is offering their menu favorites by to-go, along with family meal options (serves 6) to order for pickup or delivery. For many of us that have desperately needed a little pick-me-up over the past few months, Cafe Gratitude is also offering a special I AM HAPPY MEAL one-day reset kit with all the food and drinks you will need for the entire day. Order for pickup/delivery (use promo code ‘?????’ for $5 off ). Monday – Sunday, 11: 00 am – 8:00 pm, Saturday – Sunday (weekend brunch) 9:00 am – 1:00 pm; 300 S Santa Fe Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90013; 213.929.5580 , 639 N Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90004; 323.580.6383, 512 Rose Ave., Venice, CA 90291; 424.231.8000
Playa Provisions – This unique restaurant which features four different restaurants in one, has debuted a brand new patio in their spacious parking lot with socially distant tables, umbrellas, astroturf, and the best beachside picnic vibes for the summer. 119 Culver Blvd, Playa del Rey, CA, 90293; 310.683.5019
Casa Vega – The Sherman Oaks landmark is currently serving take-out via a makeshift drive-thru, as well as dine-in on the newly created tented patio. Try their new summer cocktail the refreshing Grapefruit Rose Sangria! 13301 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423; 818.788.4868
L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele – Close your eyes and take a “trip” to Naples, Italy as you enjoy pizza from the world-renowned pizzeria. The flagship US location in Hollywood has a quaint Italian-style outdoor terrace complete with an open kitchen and new summer cocktails. 1534 N McCadden Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90028; 323.366.2408
SOL Mexican Cocina – SOL’s kitchens feature a unique spin on fresh, healthy Mexican food, lovingly made from scratch. Enjoy one of their 100 tequila and mezcal labels, while dining on their outdoor patio. We hear the The Summer Wind (Casa Noble Reposado, white peach, lime and agave) is amazing! 12775 Millennium Dr #160, Playa Vista, CA 90094; 424.289.0066
El Torito – The Mexican restaurant chain is offering a Pineapple Jamaica Margarita made with Patrón Reposado, hibiscus, pineapple, lime, and agave. This drink will pair perfectly with their flavorful meals. Various Hours and Locations.
EL Torito – The So Cal restaurant chain’s Carnitas Street Taco has been selected as one of five iconic restaurant dishes that inspired Lay’s newest limited-time-only flavors. Lays is also allowing you to get in on the fun. For a chance to win $1,000, simply Vote here by entering the code from any marked bag (including other favorite Lay’s flavors)to win! $1.89+; through September 10
Las Brisas – The iconic SoCal restaurant perched above the scenic Laguna Beach coastline brings the beauty and charm of Mexican cuisine to its loyal guests. In addition to the restaurant’s multiple patios, cocktails such as the Coco Verde (Casamigos Reposado, coconut, Ancho Reyes verde, nutmeg) can be enjoyed in the new outdoor margarita garden, which also has expansive views of ocean. 361 Cliff Dr., Laguna Beach, CA 92651; 949.497.5434
ROW DTLA – ROW DTLA has reopened with expansive outdoor greenspaces, extended al fresco dining, walkable promenades, as well as a Collective of boutique shops. Monday – Sunday, 8:00 am – 10:00 pm; 777 S. Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90021
Terra – Eataly LA’s outdoor rooftop restaurant, has launched a cocktail collaboration series. Terra has partnered with beverage experts, bartenders, and distilleries from all across Los Angeles to pop-up and show off unique cocktails every week with a portion of the proceeds going to Restaurants Care. First up will be Ventura Spirits from Ventura California this Thursday, August 6. Thursdays, 5: 00 pm – 9:00 pm; 10250 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90067; 213.310.8000