Ramen Nagi

Renowned Japanese shop Ramen Nagi has officially landed in SoCal just in time for L.A. sweater weather! With his third US location in the Westfield Century City Mall, founder Chef Ikuta has brought his 17 years of cult status and experience to a very competitive L.A. ramen scene and incredibly raised the bar with his […]

Soba to the Rescue

As Los Angeles endures another month of “Stay at Home”, thankfully Kazan in Beverly Hills has kept its doors open for take out, providing much needed relief for our appetites and sanity.  After the huge success of his first restaurant Tatsu Ramen, head Chef Ryu Isobe looks to bring Soba noodles to the forefront of […]

Celebrate the Sweater Weather at Mandarette Chinese Cafe

Mandarette Chinese Cafe celebrated its 35th Anniversary this past year, and if it was up to their diehard fanbase of locals and those in the know, they will be around for another 35 years. The Beverly Grove mainstay, led by Owner Ken Yang, started as a sister restaurant of the historic Mandarin in Beverly Hills, […]

The Coolest Bar You Don’t Know Yet

As the wave of holiday popups flood the LA bar scene, it’s hard to stand out among the mistletoes and Diabetes-inducing candy cane flavored cocktails. Enter the Kimpton Everly Hotel’s Ever Bar, who’s proving that holiday themes don’t have to be cheesy. This year they decked the entire lounge with a cozy ski lodge motif, […]

It’s Not Pizza – It’s Da Michele

L’Antica Pizzeria Da Michele, the internationally renowned pizzeria from Naples, has made its home in the heart of Hollywood with its first US location.  Considered by many to be the best pizza in Naples, the iconic pizzeria has been flipping pies since 1870. The restaurant made its first splash stateside with its appearance in Eat […]

Delphine and W Hollywood Jazz it Up this Holiday

W Hollywood Hotel has introduced new dishes at Delphine and cocktails at The Living Room and Station Hollywood that’ll get you warmed up for the holidays. New highlights from their Californian, Asian, and Latin-American menu  include the Bouchet Mussels with lobster coconut broth with uni butter, Roasted Mushroom Sandwich with red onion and black truffle […]

Ruling The Roost for the Holidays

This past fall, Owner Joshua Kepel and Executive Chef Sammy Monsour brought together the best of both worlds and moved South City Fried Chicken to their other restaurant, Preux and Proper, a New Orleans- inspired DTLA favorite.  After many requests, locals can now rejoice that Preux And Proper, formerly only open for dinner, is now […]

Run Chicken Run is right

Yardbird, the James Beard nominated standout at the Beverly Center, one of LA’s top spots for traditional Southern fare, now has expanded their offerings with a new brunch, happy hour, and Executive Lunch special. The new menu means even more options for vegetarians, paleo, and gluten free, without losing their sophistication and taste, not to […]

Don’t Call it a Food Court

SocialEats on the Third Street Promenade has premiered five new restaurants this summer, providing quality quick bites with an international flair making it the perfect pitstop during your shopping runs.  The new restaurants include Adelaide, a coffee/cookie bar featuring Australia’s number one coffee brand that turns into a wine bar by night, Super Toro, providing […]

Let Your Creativity Bloom

Starting this Thursday, August 22, at Double Take in the Hotel Palomar, the Pen 2 Paper Project will be launching their four-part series of events, “A Nourished Spirit”, where the attendees will take part in a creative writing journey while enjoying delicious food and drink pairings that go along with the theme of the night.  […]