The breasts and thighs on display resemble golden shards knocked loose from some mother lode of fried chicken at its most absolute…
The historic Brown Derby space on Los Feliz Boulevard has housed a swing dance bar, a bank, and a Louise’s Trattoria. Now one-half of it is home to Mess Hall, a summer camp-themed restaurant offering comfort foods.
Neighborhood: Los Feliz
Next door to the Home Depot Center is this Southern-style hang where smothered pork chops, collard greens, mashed sweet potatoes, and dense bricks of corn bread cover every table. Each serving is large enough to feed the Galaxy’s starting lineup.
Crack the cornmeal shells that wrap each deep-fried mollusk inside the oyster po’boys here, and your reward is a briny burst of Louisiana ozone…