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Artisan Cheese Gallery

Artisan Cheese Gallery

WHY For the duck confit sandwich, made with Breadbar’s ciabatta, Le Marechal cheese and a fig spread. People drive across town for this sandwich. WHAT Call ahead or stop by to order cheese platters for a party or one of the superb sandwiches—the duck confit is most famous, but we’re also terribly fond of the [...]

Trattoria Farfalla

Trattoria Farfalla

WHY Penne alla Norma, insalata Farfalla (a salad on a pizza crust), thin-crust pizza with pesto and goat cheese, and good (if pricey) wine by the glass. WHAT A pioneer in the makeover of Los Feliz, Farfalla has been slinging pasta and Chianti to a constant crowd of regulars for many years, and it’s every [...]

Trattoria Farfalla

Trattoria Farfalla

WHY Penne alla Norma, insalata Farfalla (a salad on a pizza crust), thin-crust pizza with pesto and goat cheese, and good (if pricey) wine by the glass. WHAT A pioneer in the makeover of Los Feliz, Farfalla has been slinging pasta and Chianti to a constant crowd of regulars for many years, and it’s every [...]

Drink: LA Preview: Spare Room

Drink: LA Preview: Spare Room

In the weeks leading up to the publication of Drink: Los Angeles, we’ll be sharing some exclusive previews of the book with our Eat: Los Angeles readers.  Below is an excerpt from the forthcoming book. [Spare Room] Hollywood Roosevelt, 7000 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, 323.769.7296, spareroomhollywood.com. Sun.-Mon. & Wed.-Sat. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Full bar. WHY A fun place for [...]

The 2nd Annual L.A. Sriracha Festival

The 2nd Annual L.A. Sriracha Festival

Tantalize your tastebuds at the 2nd Annual L.A. Sriracha Festival from The Sriracha Cookbook and Food GPS. This chef-driven, all inclusive, 21+ event spotlights everyone’s favorite hot sauce with unique dishes, including desserts. There will be local craft beer (Eagle Rock Brewery, Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, and Golden Road Brewing), creative cocktails (served by bartenders [...]

The 2nd Annual L.A. Sriracha Festival

The 2nd Annual L.A. Sriracha Festival

Tantalize your tastebuds at the 2nd Annual L.A. Sriracha Festival from The Sriracha Cookbook and Food GPS. This chef-driven, all inclusive, 21+ event spotlights everyone’s favorite hot sauce with unique dishes, including desserts. There will be local craft beer (Eagle Rock Brewery, Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, and Golden Road Brewing), creative cocktails (served by bartenders [...]

Cora’s Coffee Shoppe

Cora’s Coffee Shoppe

WHAT High-end restaurateur Bruce Marder runs this miniature and adorable restored diner, where a funky-chic bougainvillea-shaded patio is furnished with marble tables and bistro chairs. It’s a lovely place to linger over a burrata caprese omelette or organic rotisserie chicken. You may linger longer than you’d intended (service can be spotty) and pay more than [...]

Cora’s Coffee Shoppe

Cora’s Coffee Shoppe

WHAT High-end restaurateur Bruce Marder runs this miniature and adorable restored diner, where a funky-chic bougainvillea-shaded patio is furnished with marble tables and bistro chairs. It’s a lovely place to linger over a burrata caprese omelette or organic rotisserie chicken. You may linger longer than you’d intended (service can be spotty) and pay more than [...]

Breadbar

Breadbar

WHY Hand-crafted whole-grain and country breads. excellent croissants and tarts, as well as breakfast, sandwiches and salads. Don’t miss the Alpine cheese bread. WHAT Baker Eric Kayser first won the hearts of Parisians (no easy thing for a bread baker) and then came to conquer L.A. here and in Century City. The patio fronts bustling [...]

Breadbar

Breadbar

WHY Hand-crafted whole-grain and country breads. excellent croissants and tarts, as well as breakfast, sandwiches and salads. Don’t miss the Alpine cheese bread. WHAT Baker Eric Kayser first won the hearts of Parisians (no easy thing for a bread baker) and then came to conquer L.A. here and in Century City. The patio fronts bustling [...]