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Chez Jay

Chez Jay
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WHY Jay Fiondella has passed on, but his eponymous beach shack remains an oasis in a sea of gentrification, complete with a peanut-shell ‘carpet.’ WHAT This tiny shack festooned with Christmas lights is the only unchanged element amid the upscale hotels and overpriced restaurants that now dominate this strip of Ocean Avenue. Chez Jay still […]

Hipcooks

Hipcooks

WHY Casual, convivial, downright fun classes that end in a meal and are designed to help regular people learn to throw something delicious together without freaking out. WHAT Monika Reti is as much a therapist as a cooking teacher, giving planning advice and getting people to shed their inhibitions (and terror) about cooking for a […]

Santa Monica Certified Farmers’ Market: Arizona

Santa Monica Certified Farmers’ Market: Arizona

WHY Harry’s Berries, Lily’s Eggs, Weiser melons, Rutiz carrots, Coastal Farms tomatoes, Cirone apples and apricots, Redwood Hill cheeses, Tenerelli peaches, McGrath beets… you won’t believe your eyes or your taste buds. WHAT One of the best and largest in the country, the Wednesday-morning market is pounced upon by the city’s best chefs, as well […]

The Go Go: The Whisky & Poetry Traveling Salon

The Go Go: The Whisky & Poetry Traveling Salon

The Go Go: Savor whisky and words at the debut of the Whisky & Poetry Traveling Salon — a pop-up at the gorgeous, Art Deco Traxx Bar in Union Station. Learn how to appreciate whisky! four single-malt Scotches will be paired with the work of four amazing poets. Yes, it’s good to be an Angeleno. […]

The Weekend Go Go: Poetry Brothel, Avocado Beer & Street Art, Burbank Comedy Fest + More

The Weekend Go Go:  Poetry Brothel, Avocado Beer & Street Art, Burbank Comedy Fest + More

The Weekend Go Go: Poetry Brothel, Avocado Beer & Street Art, Burbank Comedy Fest + More This weekend, satisfy all your senses…. Read the Full Story at Eat: Los Angeles

The Weekend Go Go: NEXT Fest, Zoo Brews, Hip Kitties and Art Ha Ha

The Weekend Go Go: NEXT Fest, Zoo Brews, Hip Kitties and Art Ha Ha

Get ready for four days of hot tickets, cool beers, hip kitties, and chill laughs. Just how you like your weekends…. Read the Full Story at Eat: Los Angeles

The Weekend Go Go: TheTriplets of Belleville al fresco, Street Art Pop-Up, Crawfish Fest + More

The Weekend Go Go: TheTriplets of Belleville al fresco, Street Art Pop-Up, Crawfish Fest + More

The Weekend Go Go: The weather may hot but the weekend is oh-so-cool. Triplets of Belleville concert? Mais oui! Street Art Pop-up? Absolutely. Crawfish fest? Yeah, cher. Just add water…. Read the Full Story at Eat: Los Angeles

Caviar Launches High-End Delivery in L.A.

Caviar Launches High-End Delivery in L.A.

Delivery is a godsend for those nights when cooking is not an option — and it’s a great excuse to order your favorite greasy pizza or Chinese food in those iconic cardboard containers. But Caviar, a San Francisco-based company, looks to be a game changer. Their tagline is “get delivery from your favorite restaurants.” And […]

Red O

Red O

WHY To try Rick Bayless’s famed Mexican cooking without having to fly to Chicago. WHAT It’s hard to know why überchef Rick Bayless thought he should bring his upscale Mexican cooking to L.A., where Mexican food from every region is plentiful, but he did, and mobs of people have flocked to this great-looking place since […]

PigOut

PigOut

Love pig? Who doesn’t? 100eats wants to satisfy your wildest pig fantasies: they’re bringing a 210-pound heritage-breed pig (fed on Templeton Rye whiskey mash!) to Costa Mesa this August, and celebrating the occasion with a big, foodie party. Nosh on pig-centric meals from the likes of Pizzeria Mozza and Haven Gastropub, paired with craft cocktails, […]