The Americana at Brand’s gourmet Italian deli is an offshoot of Trattoria Amici next door. Avoid drooling on the glass case…
Do not underestimate the power of a good sandwich-and-salad spot. This breezy new Eagle Rock venture provides gourmet lunch fuel like a crispy pancetta and fig salad with Point Reyes blue cheese…
Neighborhood: Eagle Rock
Forget iceberg lettuce, canned beets, and wilted green beans. Mrs. Winston’s Green Grocer has updated that 1980s culinary throwback with fresh, high-quality produce.
Neighborhood: Santa Monica
There’s a nod to Old Hollywood here, from the atrium populated with famous folks to the menu, which skews vintage with Suzanne Goin’s versions of “devils on horseback,” Gulf shrimp cocktail, and Julia Child’s sinus-clearing ode to Dijon, Devil’s Chick.