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Cactus Taqueria

Cactus Taqueria
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WHY Birria (goat), chorizo, al pastor and delicious camaron (fried shrimp), all served as tacos and paired with a good salsa and marinated-veggie bar. WHAT Your basic taco joint, except the choices are better than the norm; you can eat at a picnic table outside or take your tacos back to work. WHO Cops, Hollywood eccentrics […]

Pann’s Restaurant

Pann’s Restaurant

WHY An L.A. classic for its ’50s roots and Googie architecture alone—but when you add the waffles, patty melt, fried chicken and incredible biscuits… well, it’s a downright treasure. WHAT George and Rena Panagopoulos opened this Jetsons-style restaurant in 1958, and the family still runs it today. They’ve kept the place in tip-top condition, and […]

The Weekend Go Go: Kings of Cult, Myth Masquerade, Gratis Salsa Concert + perks for military!

The Weekend Go Go: Kings of Cult, Myth Masquerade, Gratis Salsa Concert + perks for military!

The Weekend Go Go: Two nights with the Kings of Cult, grown-up make-believe at Myth Masquerade, FREE Salsa concert + perks for vets/military. Also, Mants…. Read the Full Story at Eat: Los Angeles

Grocery Delivery in LA

Grocery Delivery in LA

Grocery delivery, once the purview of the rich and famous, has become increasingly popular thanks to low-cost services like AmazonFresh. SF-based Instacart, which delivers groceries from Ralph’s, Costco, and Whole Foods, has recently landed in LA and is offering Eat:LA readers $10 off and free delivery on their first order of $35 or more (click here […]

Ray’s & Stark Bar

Ray’s & Stark Bar

WHY The Los Angeles County Museum of Art finally gets the high-style bar and restaurant it deserves. WHAT With bright red Saarinen chairs and a display of colorful teacups from the museum’s collection, the bright, airy restaurant complements the recently added Renzo Piano—designed pavilion opposite. On chef Kris Morningstar’s menu, flavorful fare like wild mushrooms, […]

Celebrate Dad with a CollaBREWtive Brunch

Celebrate Dad with a CollaBREWtive Brunch

Did you make brunch for mom last weekend? Give yourself a break and let someone else handle the cooking this father’s day. LA breweries, coffeemakers, and chefs are teaming up for a CollaBREWtive Brunch featuring food, coffee, beer, and coffee-flavored beer (what?!). Some of our favorite craft brewers such as Eagle Rock Brewery and Ladyface […]

The Weekend Go Go: TIX GIVEAWAY to LA Underground Market + Comedy Shorts, Museums of the Arroyo + More

The Weekend Go Go: TIX GIVEAWAY to LA Underground Market + Comedy Shorts, Museums of the Arroyo + More

The Weekend Go Go: TIX GIVEAWAY to LA Underground Mkt! + Funny Shorts, Museums of the Arroyo + More Read the Full Story at Eat: Los Angeles

Stand, The

Stand, The

WHY The ‘Loaded’ dog, or any of the specialty hot dogs, such as the Chicago and the Downtown L.A. WHAT An alternative to Century City’s pricey restaurants, the Stand has become a lunchtime mainstay for local office workers who appreciate a good hot dog. 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Century City, 310.785.0400, thestandlink.com. B & […]

Lamonica’s NY Pizza

Lamonica’s NY Pizza

WHY For downright delicious New York pizza, best eaten by the slice and immediately. The plain cheese is best. WHAT Your basic pizza dive with thin-crust pies that boast the proper balance of cheese to sauce to crust. Pizza heads argue constantly about whether this is proper New York pizza or not, but we don’t […]

Ackee Bamboo

Ackee Bamboo

WHY Zingy Jamaican food in a casually hip Leimert Park café. The daily specials are a mere $6.95. WHAT Close your eyes and the sea of L.A. concrete outside might just morph into the blue Caribbean, thanks to the vividly flavorful, bargain-priced Jamaican cooking at this friendly neighborhood spot. If you like spicy, have the […]